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China Hill Incorporated

301 High St, Ellsworth, ME 04605
(207) 667-5308
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Ranked #44 of 56 Restaurants in Ellsworth
Cuisines: Chinese
Dining options: Reservations
Most recent review
- Aug 18, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Belfast, Maine
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Worst Chinese food experience ever. We had the buffet, big mistake!! Huge cost ($2.50 for soda and no refills?!) and no options other then things like baked beans and "chicken toast" ?!? If you enjoy food that can hardly be classified as humane grade that is served in a unclean restaurant then I would recommend China Hill, other wise eat... More

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Thompson Falls, Montana
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80 reviews 80 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

But we forgot to read the reviews for the restaurant first. We choose the buffet, it was Sunday, and it was more expensive with different than the week day choices. It just wasn't a place that we would return to.

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bradenton, florida
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Buffet offered daily in July and August and Sundays the rest of the year. The food was fresh? Varied, and well prepared.

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Fort Kent, Maine
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111 reviews 111 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I always get a take out from this place when I am on the go, and the food is just wonderful. I have the sweet and sour plates with usually an appetizer or two and some soup. The price is fine and the service is so fast. You can sit in the lounge and wait for your meal and enjoy... More

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Fountain Hills, Arizona
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75 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

I had dinner at China Hill today for the first time and was not impressed. The portions are ample, but the food was poor to mediocre. I had a beef stir fry with snow peas and other vegetables. The beef was tough, hard to chew at times, and had a strange flavor (bordering on wild game). It was served in... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Crab was ok but rest of the four dishes spicy shrimp , general tso chicken , chicken fried rice n crispy seseme chicken were all bad. Too much quantity without quality. You can get one of the worst Chinese food in this restaurant. Pls try to avoid!!

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Sullivan, Maine
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27 reviews 27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

If hungry while travelling through Ellsworth, Maine, there are many options. Save your wallet and your stomach. Please reconsider if you think you want to have some Chinese food @ China Hill Restaurant. This had to be the worst food we have eaten, and there certainly have been many restaurants we had tried. The bill was $40.00 for a family... More

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Portland, Maine
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

This restaurant is ok, not the best Chinese but I've definitely had worse. If you're looking for affordable Chinese food and a good buffet this is a good choice.

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Westport, Connecticut
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10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

We have done take out from this restaurant several times, and each time one or both of us ended up with Montezuma's revenge, or perhaps I should call it No Fun Son's revenge! We ordered the same things two of times we had the take out, and the other two the only common denominator was the China hill Fried Rice,... More

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Ellsworth, Maine
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21 reviews 21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

We want so badly to have a good Chinese place in town that we have given this place 4 chances...... "4" strikes and we are out. Whether you eat in or carry out, it is always dirty. We feel the food is always re re re reheated. This place could be better managed. Just skip this place

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