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China Cafe

112 Ousel Falls Rd, Big Sky, MT 59716
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Ranked #16 of 61 restaurants in Big Sky
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Chinese
Most recent review
- Apr 18, 2014
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32 reviews from our community

90% Recommend
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English first
Orlando, Florida
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

5 adults and 4 kids, perfect efficient service and excellent food. We ordered 8 different dishes, All arrived timely which was very helpful when children are waiting. We all ate to our hearts content and still had some to take home.

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Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

Actually, I used to avoid Chinese food at all costs because it is usually so salty and unnaturally shiny. I have been in Big Sky for a few years now and have been hesitant to try China Cafe, but one night we had nothing planned for dinner and my husband suggested we finally try it. I am so glad we... More

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Big Sky MT
19 reviews 19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

We get take out. The combination fried rice is great. Very friendly owners and good value. Cashew chicken and king pao pork is also good.

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Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

Good solid chinese food. Service was excellent and very much appreciated their fresh veggies and low use of fat and no MSG. Reasonable prices.

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Fort Lauderdale
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2013 via mobile

We enjoyed this food so much, we went back a second time in 2 days. The food was hot, and had a nice spiciness to it, just as advertised. The vegetarian dishes are usually bland, but this place took pride in them, and was much better than most Chinese restaurants in larger cities. We took out both times, but dining... More

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Richmond, Virginia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Friendly staff. They opened earlier than hours posted and when we asked if we were too early they stated they were delighted to serve us. Food was delicious!

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Big Sky, Montana
12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

First, I lived 19 years in Northern New Jersey where there are Chinese restaurants by the thousands, some good, some great, some fair, some bad. I have eaten at about a hundred of them and know the difference between quality and authenticity. China Cafe is on the high end of excellent scale. Living in Big Sky now, I eat there... More

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Seattle, Washington
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

My family and I visited from Seattle. We shared their crab rangoons, kung pao chicken, general tao chicken, and tofu with mixed vegetables. It is evident that the vegetables were crispy and fresh. I especially love that they do not use MSG! Everything was very well seasoned. Along with the great food, their service was very fast and friendly. The... More

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Seattle Area
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101 reviews 101 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

I don't expect gourmet in Big Sky, most especially Chinese. However, even by low expectations we set on eating here, they exceeded our lowest ever. This place is awful. It does not deserve its business. About the only good thing I could say about it, is that by comparison to many places to eat in Big Sky, it is cheap... More

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Birmingham, Alabama
20 reviews 20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

My sister and I got take out from the China Cafe. All prices in Big Sky are higher than normal but I thought the prices were good for the area. It's about $11-$15 per dish and add $4-$5 if you want soup, egg roll, and crab rangoons. We got the Kung Pao chicken and combination fried rice. I thought the... More

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