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900 N Austin Ave, Suite 606, Georgetown, TX 78626
512-864-9392
Today
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:30 pm

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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
Most recent review
The best ever

We've eaten here a bunch of times, but took a break for a while. A few weeks age we went here for lunch, and had a great meal. This is the best chinese food that you will find in the area. What we like most is that the sauces aren't overly sweet, like in some other places. Just really good... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 11, 2015
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Georgetown, Texas
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Georgetown, Texas
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45 reviews 45 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

We've eaten here a bunch of times, but took a break for a while. A few weeks age we went here for lunch, and had a great meal. This is the best chinese food that you will find in the area. What we like most is that the sauces aren't overly sweet, like in some other places. Just really good... More 

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Georgetown, Texas
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62 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

This is the best of the limited choices for Chinese food in Georgetown. I eat here every couple of weeks and really enjoy the food. The fried dumplings are a good appetizer. I like their soups especially the seafood hot and sour soup. For the entrees, the Twice Cooked Pork and Sesame Beef are my favorites. This is a place... More 

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Georgetown, TX
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54 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

This is the only Chinese place we go to for takeout, food is consistently good, no matter what we have. Have never eaten-in, so can't comment on table service, etc., but eat-in seems to do a good business also. Front desk staff always very friendly, even when busy with customers and phone ringing. They always acknowledge me when I walk... More 

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Solon, Ohio
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18 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014 via mobile

There's a nice variety on the main menu. I've hear good things about the soups. I've had the wonton and liked it. For a cup, it's only $1.10 to add, so it's not unreasonably priced. The service is quick. This is not a fancy place, but we go here for the food not the setting. The food is great!

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Georgetown, Texas
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15 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Great food. Always fresh and hot, Good lunch specials. Always ready in 15 minutes. Have always used take out,

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Georgetown, Texas
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42 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

We used to come regularly, but I haven't been in over a year. Met a friend for lunch and had the Kung Pao Chicken. The lunch portion was great and economical.

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Georgetown, Texas, United States
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27 reviews 27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

This restaurant serves very good Chinese food. The Hot and Sour Soup is a big favorite and the Egg Fu Yung is wonderful.

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Georgetown, TX
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54 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

Best Chinese food in Georgetown. We use it strictly for takeout, have never eaten in restaurant itself. Atmosphere is what I call typical for Chinese restaurants in mid size cities - nothing fancy. Food is good, always hot, good flavors. Nothing is extraordinary about the food, but there is also nothing wrong with the meals we've had. I always know... More 

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Georgetown, Texas
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45 reviews 45 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

Freshly made food. MSG free upon request. Can order off huge menu with healthy choices. Sunday buffet a good value.Fast, friendly service. Take out food available. Good value for the money

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Georgetown, Texas
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192 restaurant reviews
237 helpful votes 237 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

We ate twice here within a week. The first time we ordered carryout. I ordered the combination Kung Pao which was supposed to include shrimp, beef and chicken. I got the order home and it had shrimp, one very small piece of beef and no chicken. When a restaurant advertises what you're supposed to receive with you meal, I expect... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 900 N Austin Ave, Suite 606, Georgetown, TX 78626
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Georgetown
  • Phone Number: 512-864-9392

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese
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

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