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Ten Yen Restaurant

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8997 Wayne Rd, Livonia, MI 48150-3622
(734) 425-8910
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Takeout

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  • 14
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  • 4
    Very good
  • 0
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Still Excellent Carry-out!

I had the boneless Almond Chicken, rice and some egg rolls and it was STILL delicious. The Sesame Chicken is also very good!!

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
Lori P
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Plymouth, Michigan
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Plymouth, Michigan
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95 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the boneless Almond Chicken, rice and some egg rolls and it was STILL delicious. The Sesame Chicken is also very good!!

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Flushing, Michigan
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

I was visiting some extended family and we decided we wanted some lunch - the comment- well, there is a Chinese place up the road was made... changed my life! the portions are so generous I couldn't come close to finishing it- two hefty meals from one order. The crab Rangoon was just so so, but the orange chicken was... More 

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Thank zen3107
Livonia, Michigan
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

This is the only place that we get carry out. Food proportions are always big and taste great! I love the ham fried rice!

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Thank Tina M
Livonia, Michigan
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31 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2015

Restaurant décor is from the 60's. Only place in an unoccupied strip mall, but often the restaurant is full. Everything is cooked to order and the lunch combos are an excellent value. Family owned and operated. Service always with a smile. Very generous portions. Often enough for two meals.

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Thank Janet B
Michigan
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25 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015 via mobile

Food was runny and outdated. Everything had a weird taste. The area outside is not clean or nice looking. I'll stick with lucky wok in garden city

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Thank kelly37771
Michigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

This used to be a once a week destination as a teen 30 years ago. Moved away and this was the first opportunity to return while in the area. I always thought it was the best Chinese food at the time, and I could never find another place to match it since (food wise). The restaurant hasn't changed much in... More 

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Thank 2Hyper
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162 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015 via mobile

There are many delightful dishes to choose from, and no one should go away hungry, no matter what you order. Service was delightful. It's a family business, and they love customers' kids, too. The tea was great. Pay no attention to appearances--it's a wonderful restaurant.

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Thank Runpicu
Canton
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172 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The Ten Yen is a staple in the Westland area, it is an older building inside and out: however, once you taste the food, it is incredible! Best sweet and sour around for miles. The food is always cooked on the premises, served hot, and with great service. The restaurant has both silverware or chop sticks, and the chinese tea... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

Same great food, Same large portions. Favorite Chinese restaurant of all time. The bean sprout egg rolls are the best anywhere. I get 30 carry out when ever in town.

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Thank 1Ricker
Shelby Township, Michigan
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23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2013

Okay, sure. This place is old and dusty. The carpet is worn. The decor hasn't been updated much since the LBJ administration. And never mind that "Yen" isn't even a Chinese unit of currency. This place has CHARACTER and there's something to be said for longevity. Scores of loyal customers have kept this place open for decades to enjoy heaping... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 8997 Wayne Rd, Livonia, MI 48150-3622
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Livonia
  • Phone Number: (734) 425-8910

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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