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2105 Sam Houston Ave, Huntsville, TX 77340-5145
936-291-1830
Today
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 8:30 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Fortune Cookie: "The House Lo Mein will make your tummy smile "

My Husband and I been eating at China House since 1977…and while I have a few ..ok a LOT more silver hairs.. Kathy Ho is as peppy and as quick with a smile as every. She gets to know her regulars names as well as their favorites dishes and though rarely seen past the busy swinging kitchen doors... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 27, 2015
Debra H
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Huntsville, Texas
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Huntsville, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

My Husband and I been eating at China House since 1977…and while I have a few ..ok a LOT more silver hairs.. Kathy Ho is as peppy and as quick with a smile as every. She gets to know her regulars names as well as their favorites dishes and though rarely seen past the busy swinging kitchen doors, her husband... More 

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Maryland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Group of 10 received prompt and attentive service. Broccoli chicken was great; not-so-much for cashew chicken.

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Huntsville, Texas
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38 reviews 38 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

This place is horrible. There are no nice words to describe it. Even the owner is rude and mean. Head South for better Chinese food!

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Huntsville, Texas
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

We always have a great meal here at China House. Kathy Ho is a no nonsense owner and the food is fantastic each time. Love the hot tea. Rice is perfectly done, egg rolls great, and meals Re always fresh and just as ordered. Love that they have Thai on their menu and for the price, the experience is a... More 

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Huntsville tx
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013 via mobile

So the owner lacks in social skills, kind of cookoo, seems a bit rude unintentionally, but it is actually funny! They have really fresh cuisine and our family gets take out at least 1-2x a month. You get a lot for not much, really important with a house of growing boys. Yummy Lo Mein hands down!

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Denton, Texas
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72 reviews 72 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2013

My husband and I have really grown to love this place. Honestly, we don't know much about Chinese food and usually go to buffets so we can try a variety of things. We've been here three times now and have found things we really enjoy. The House Lo Mein is so good -- especially the "spicy" version. Large portions, quick... More 

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College Station, Texas
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353 reviews 353 reviews
287 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2012

I went after recommendations but students, but it was the absolute worst Chinese food I have ever tasted - worse than any buffet even. I ordered a simple dish that I get most everywhere that is a good barometer, and it was completely tasteless and way overpriced.

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huntsville
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2012

China house offers tasty Chinese and Taiwanese cuisine, ample portions, and quick service at affordable prices. Husband and wife owned and operated. This is a hometowner's dream restaurant in "small-town East Texas". For one with a moderate mindset, it's Excellent!

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Corpus Christi, TX
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2012

I was really hoping to find a hidden jewel for Chinese food in Huntsville but it was not to be. The food at China House was the worst Chinese food I have ever eaten and I have eaten Chinese food in at least 20 different states as well as a few foreign countries. When we arrived for a late lunch... More 

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Huntsville, Texas
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50 reviews 50 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2012

China House is awesome...the owner is really very nice and loves regulars. Try the noodle dishes they are awesome. :)

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2105 Sam Houston Ave, Huntsville, TX 77340-5145
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Huntsville
  • Phone Number: 936-291-1830

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Asian
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm

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