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Lotus East

416 North Country Rd, Saint James, NY 11780
631-862-6030
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Ranked #17 of 45 restaurants in Saint James
Cuisines: Chinese, Seafood
Most recent review
- Jan 8, 2014
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Nesconset, New York
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

Enticed by some excellent online reviews, we decided to try this local restaurant (now named Maru Asian) on New Years Eve; however, we were rather disappointed. The main courses, Vegetable Lo Mein and General Tso Chicken, were OK; but the tea was very weak and cold, the crispy noodles were soggy with grease, and all that was available from the... More

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Sayville, New York
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2013

Our dining experiences at Lotus East are consistently fabulous. Although the name has changed to Maru Asian Cuisine, the quality and value has not changed. They serve the best chicken fried rice we have had in quite some time. The broccoli in hot garlic sauce is never overdone. The Sweet & Pungent Chicken is a must try! It does not... More

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ny
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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

The service is wonderful. The food is fantastic. You cant go wrong with anything. They also have takeout which we do weekly. Dont forget the Ice cream for dessert all I can say is YUMMMM

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Ronkonkoma, NY
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65 reviews 65 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2012

Nice service, lovely atmosphere and good food. Worth the price and the trip. Really enjoyed the food, service and easy to find.

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Hamilton, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2010

We never miss an opertunity to dine at Lotus East when we are iin the neighborhood. My parents live in Oldfield and my family and I come down from ON Canada to visit them 6-8 times a year. I must stop whether for lunch or dinner has to be The Lotus E. of St James. I have never been disapointed... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2008

Best sit down Chinese in the Smithtown area. The Raspberry Prawns are to die for.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2008

Best General Tso

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2007

Most amazing Chinese I've ever had!!

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