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740 Mountain View Rd, Rapid City, SD 57702-2519
605-399-1859
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Monterey, California
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70 reviews 70 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

We headed to China Luck for lunch. The advertised $1 beer specials were highly visible. The ads may have been a hint that you better enjoy some alcohol with your meal to make it better. The host/cash register area was cluttered and appeared unorganized. The decor was below average. As we headed to the buffet line, we saw a number... More 

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Rapid City
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63 reviews 63 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Ok food and service! They took bunch of there items from another restaurant and brought them here! Overpriced!

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Will return often, service was great, fast. The amount of food for the price was phenomenal, I am a big eater but had a nice lunch for the next day with the left overs! The only thing that needs a tweak is the front entry, needs a face lift and some decoration. The menu has a huge selection for all... More 

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Hill City, South Dakota
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

We LOVE Chinese food. Unfortunately, there are some really bad Chinese restaurants in Rapid City. Not so with China Luck! We dine here regularly and each time try something new. Johnny and his staff are always pleasant and provide exceptional service. You simply MUST try them the next time you are in Rapid City!! (the Walnut Shrimp is a total... More 

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Spring Lake Park, Minnesota
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Stopped and got takeout to eat at the campsite our first night in the hills. They gave us plates, napkins and silverware.

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Council Bluffs, Iowa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

We discovered this restaurant quite accidentally looking for another store. We found a great buffet at a reasonable price. A very pleasant and helpful staff.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Maybe my husband and I are just used to good food from where we are from, but this place was awful. The food sat under heat lamps, all dried out. We both love General Tso Chicken, but they have General Chicken here, which tastes like it has been baked in ketchup. Completely disgusting. Don't waste your time here. Go to... More 

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Los Angeles
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72 reviews 72 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

I have to admit. The food was pretty good for what I was expecting I would get in Rapid City. I don't exactly remember what we ordered, but I know it was a fish dish and a meat dish. Both very good, very big, and very cheap. My dad was commenting that he could not possibly get so much for... More 

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Lincoln, NE
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We always seek out local Chinese buffet when travelling - chose this one based on TripAdvisor ratings and, well....it's ok, but nothing that we'll put on the list as a return stop when in the area again. Restaurant is in a strip mall and while Google Maps didn't give correct directions, we were able to find it with a little... More 

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Missouri
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014 via mobile

This is some of the worst food I have ever eaten. Every chicken dish on the buffet was brown and tasted the same. The only difference was the signs over the different dishes. Even the egg drop soup was brown. YUCK!!! I would not recommend this place for anything except very poor food. I even caught the server picking food... More 

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Additional Information about China Luck

Address: 740 Mountain View Rd, Rapid City, SD 57702-2519
Phone Number: 605-399-1859
Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Rapid City
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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 - 9:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Cuisine: Chinese

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