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715 Crowson Rd, Columbia, SC 29205-2123
803-787-6820
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11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Taiwanese Beef Noodle Not Authentic At All

Tried the dumplings and the Taiwanese Beef Noodle. The dumplings were pretty good but the Taiwanese Beef Noodle was not authentic at all. Still, service was friendly, price was good and there were plenty of Chinese customers. So, I guess this is not that bad.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 4, 2015
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Columbia, South Carolina
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

We've struggled to find a decent Chinese restaurant in Columbia and Eggroll Chen came highly recommended. The service was slow… a couple of employees chatted with each other and then with a customer they knew for several minutes and completely ignored us. The dining area wasn't very clean and then the food was the biggest disappointment of all. The chicken... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Tried the dumplings and the Taiwanese Beef Noodle. The dumplings were pretty good but the Taiwanese Beef Noodle was not authentic at all. Still, service was friendly, price was good and there were plenty of Chinese customers. So, I guess this is not that bad.

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Cherokee, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 via mobile

we got take out at Eggroll Chens. It was delicious and there was a lot of it. The egg rolls were the bear I've had and the Shrimo fried rice had lots of shrimp. Well definitely go back!

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Columbia, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

the dishes are all predictable but good. you get a lot of food and a combination dinner easily feeds two adults.

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Lexington, South Carolina
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77 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

This is a Friday treat for work and I have never had a bad meal or egg roll yet!! They also have drive thru service as well but you have to call it in before picking it up.

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Manning, SC
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

For flavor, price and variety, I have never found any restaurant better! Every trip to Columbia has to include a visit here or it is incomplete. Their egg rolls are also the best I have ever had.

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013 via mobile

I have been visiting Eggroll Chen for 20+ years. I first visited Eggroll Chen when I lived in Columbia 2 decades ago. I have since moved away but whenever I am in the area, I make it a point to visit, even if it means driving 35 minutes to pick up a meal. This a family owned restaurant and the... More 

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Pageland, South Carolina
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

I used to live close by here and always loved their fried wontons. They were always crispy and not tough or chewy like I seem to get in other chinese restaraunts. Had the pleasure to stop by Saturday and everything seems to be as I remember it. Except they have updated the building since I was last here. As others... More 

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Charlotte
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

Thanks Grayhair for suggestion, especially the egg roll. I'll add get the fried dumplings. I'm used to getting 6. Got about 12. Since it was take out, didn't find out until opened to pleasant surprise. And they were great! Portion of Gen Tso's chicken did turn out to be too much to finish. Meanwhile space in restaurant is bigger than... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

Building is a bit old and outdated. Employees were polite and professional. Portions are huge and price is good. I would say food quality was about average and a bit too salty for my taste. Would probably not here again.

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Additional Information about Eggroll Chen

Address: 715 Crowson Rd, Columbia, SC 29205-2123
Phone Number: 803-787-6820
Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Columbia
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Chinese

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 715 Crowson Rd, Columbia, SC 29205-2123
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: 803-787-6820

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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