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Szechuan 132

419 S College Rd, Wilmington, NC 28403-1659
910.799.1426
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Ranked #160 of 548 Restaurants in Wilmington
Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Chinese
Good for: Families with children, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout
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English first
Leland, North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Have been looking for a close-to-traditional Chinese restaurant in Wilmington, NC. Finally found one! Ribs were great. Classic won-ton soup. Friendly service. Owner walks around to check to see how everything is. Will be back soon! Highly recommended!

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

The owners, Joseph and Sally Hou, go out of their way to make your dining experience a good one with experienced chefs, waiters, and waitresses. The great food is consistently well-prepared with fresh ingredients. As other raters have mentioned, if you want something that is not on the menu, ask for it because it may be possible to get it.... More

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44 reviews 44 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

I've dined here 3 times and was very pleased on each occasion. The décor is very tasteful, which is uncommon for most Chinese venues. They pour a good drink and the service is outstanding. On my last visit I had the orange duck which was outstanding. I've not had wonderful Peking duck since leaving Taiwan, but with a couple of... More

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Leland, North Carolina
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203 reviews 203 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

Carol and I stopped in at Szechwan 123 after church this afternoon. Quite busy when we arrived but seated right around because table of two available. Despite being busy, service was good and the food was tasty and good. I had the crab raggoon along with the walnut shrimp. Service was quite good given the busy nature of the time... More

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013

I was looking online for a "decent," Asian based cuisine in Wilmington when I came across an add for this restaurant. It had 3 stars compared to the others and was located at the end of a strip mall, but once I got there and went inside, I was in another part of the world completely. I grew up in... More

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Wimington NC
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

Food is excellent, service is efficient and pleasant. Family owned and operated for 25 years. Highly recommended!

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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62 reviews 62 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

We've often eaten at this place and, given the scarcity of chinese rstaurants, it managed to satisfy our taste for "chinese." Not outstanding food, but certainly adequate. Today we went there for lunch and had a very bad experience. The first dish I ordered, "fresh" mahi-mahi, was either not mahi-mahi or it had been improperly handled/prepared. It was so pungently... More

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Carolina Beach
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

The food is excellent here. Love the pork dumplings! Place is always busy when we go but not long to wait and fast service

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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22 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2013

I have driven by this restaurant hundreds of times and never noticed it, so when it was named Best Chinese in Wilmington this spring, I made a point of finding it. On the corner of an older shopping strip center on busy College Ave. with minimal signage, is a little oasis. You enter a space decorated in browns and beiges... More

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Sunset Beach, North Carolina
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6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2013

My husband and I live in Sunset Beach, NC but travel 50 miles when we want good Chinese Food. Around us the only places are fast food type Chinese. For us it is worth the trip. The lunch specials are very good but if you don't want something off that menu there are several others items on the regular menu... More

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