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89 Lake Street, Laconia, NH
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Ranked #46 of 70 Restaurants in Laconia
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Chinese
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Dining options: Delivery, Late Night
Description: Previously known as the Oriental Garden, this restaurant is in the Winnepesaukee Lake region of New Hampshire and is has won awards as one of the best Chinese restaurants in the country. I recently had a great experience and would like to write a review. Thank you.
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Detroit, Michigan
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63 reviews 63 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

I think this restaurant is a fine-dining wanna-be, but how high-end can the usual chinese food be? The service was prompt and the food was actually really good, but everything is a-la-cart. And at the prices they are charging ... REALLY ???? On top of that, the serving size is very inconsistent. Some dinners entrees were just enough for one... More 

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Minersville, Pennsylvania
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Food was awful. Went late at night and food seemed as if just heated up in microwave. Some, like the pork strips, were ice cold. I love Chinese food and could only eat one bite of each to taste. Never had Chinese food this bad. The bar area seemed to be fun for the late night folks that like that... More 

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Wentworth, New Hampshire
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Friends and I have been coming to this restaurant for quite a while. The food is all home cooked and always consistently good. You don't wait more than 10 to 15 minutes at the most for food. Usually it's less than that. The combo choices for lunch are wonderful. I've ever had a bad meal here, and the owners always... More 

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Enfield, New Hampshire
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

I really hate leaving bad reviews, but I have to for this place. My husband and I got sushi and it was gross. The service was terrible, we waited 45 minutes for only a few maki rolls and when they came they all smelled terribly fishy! I asked for gluten free soy sauce, and they said they had spilled the... More 

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Dracut, Massachusetts
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We liked the Wings and Beer special watching the Red Sox on a rainy night. The owner and bartender gave us some other places to eat and drink during our stay.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 via mobile

We were in the area on motor cycle week and decided to go out to eat. We drove by this place and were horrified to see teenage girls in bathing suits and signs luring people in. After a young shirtless man frantically flagged us into the parking lot we were all too scared to get out of the car. The... More 

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Springfield, Vermont
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27 reviews 27 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014 via mobile

Came for dinner saw many mixed reviews on trip adviser so was leery but the restaurant was average decor was nice food was hot koi pond was kool

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Laconia, New Hampshire
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

This is my favorite Chinese Restaurant.They don't use any MSG!! The owners are very nice and so is the help.The food is always fresh and delicious.We have never gotten a meal we didn't like.The drinks are excellent also.They serve everything from apps.to sushi..My husband loves sushi,so he gets it here alot.The atmosphere is great! The Peking Duck is his favorite.They... More 

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Laconia, New Hampshire
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Great Food and Great Service. I recommend this place to everyone. I like the fact that all of the dishes are prepared individually and are cooked to order, No Chinese Buffet in this Restaurant, it's all gourmet dishes. Plenty of parking and seating. Clean and modern. The Million dollar renovation completed a few years ago still shows like new.

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Laconia, New Hampshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Great fresh food (try the egg drop corn and noodle soup, never had anything like it) out of this world crab rangoon and spring rolls, friendly and prompt service, plenty of parking. The restaurant is clean and family friendly on the front side with a large bar (drinks are generous-try the MaiTai, I did mmmmm, it's a speciality), TV, music,... More 

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Additional Information about China Bistro

Address: 89 Lake Street, Laconia, NH
Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Laconia
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
Cuisine: Chinese

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