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2185 Monroe Ave, Rochester, NY 14618-2416
585-319-3136
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11:30 am - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch
Description: 585-319-3136

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
A very good Asian restaurant

We ate at The Bamboo House recently, after not having dined there in some time. We generally get vegetarian items, and we were very pleased that the items we ordered (Eggplant with Garlic Sauce, and Sesame Tofu) were delicious, tastefully prepared, and cooked to our order.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 8, 2015
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Rochester, New York
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La Quinta, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

I have stopped here for lunch on several occasions while bicycling southeast of Rochester. This is my favorite for good food at a reasonable price. Meal plus soft drink generally less than $10.00. Generally have the pork with scallions (with additional since).

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Rochester, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

We ate at The Bamboo House recently, after not having dined there in some time. We generally get vegetarian items, and we were very pleased that the items we ordered (Eggplant with Garlic Sauce, and Sesame Tofu) were delicious, tastefully prepared, and cooked to our order.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

The food at this place was delicious. It is some of the best Chinese food I've had in Rochester. It started off with homemade fried noodles, which were delicious. My wife and I got the fresh vegetarian spring rolls and chicken dumplings as appetizers. Both were really good. I got the spicy chicken with scallion pancakes and it was very... More 

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NYC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 via mobile

We are moving from NYC to Rochester. Chinese takeout has been a staple of our existence. We tried takeout from Bamboo House on a visit in December and found it a bit better than we expected. We were planning to go to another local restaurant on a Sunday night only to discover it was closed -- as are many things... More 

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Webster NY
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Rochester has some outstanding Asian food and some terrible. Bamboo House is right in the middle. All the dishes are exactly as described. No surprises. Quantities are small to middling. Food does taste very fresh. The wait staff may vary, but when I've been there its been hard to get extra plates, and we were rushed (things quickly cleared away,... More 

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Beachwood, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

I had their special egg foo young, chicken, pork and shrimp. Very tasty. My three companions arw vegans. They asked for specifics, such as no oil. They were happily accommodated.They all declared they were satisfied. The portions were large. Definitely a place to which we will return.

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Rochester, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

You can go to the Bamboo House and get all your usual Chinese-American restaurant favorites but it is well worth digging a little deeper into the menu for the less common options. The food is well done and service is prompt and courteous.

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Rochester, New York, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

This restaurant was owned by former friends of the family and it's close to our house. Because of the slow service, my husband has said three times we're not going back, but we keep trying it because we keep seeing it the potential to be better. The staff is always pleasant and the noodles are homemade, but the standard fare... More 

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Rochester, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

I ate here recently and found the food to be of high quality, reasonable price, and tasty! First thing you should know us that they have a HUGE menu! Great choice selection. We had garlic chicken, beef with peppers and onions, chicken lo-mein, hot and sour soup, and wonton soup. The hot and sour soup was excellent. Not to salty... More 

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Rochester, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

We order from this place for delivery all the time, but this was the first time we dined in. What a wonderful staff, huge selection of food, fast service and delicious! I ordered the chicken wings and Young Chow fried rice, chocked full of assorted meats and shrimp. The prices are very good too, if you get a chance, check... More 

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Additional Information about Bamboo House

Address: 2185 Monroe Ave, Rochester, NY 14618-2416
Phone Number: 585-319-3136
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Cuisine: Chinese

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2185 Monroe Ave, Rochester, NY 14618-2416
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: 585-319-3136

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese

Description

585-319-3136
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm

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