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China House Restaurant

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

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  • 3
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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
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So we had a completely different experience than most compliants of this place. Owner was extremely nice and on top of things! Food was good but not good chinese. We had beef and broccoli and while it was good in its own right, it just didn't taste like chinese...maybe they had an off night? We... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed May 10, 2015
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015 via mobile

So we had a completely different experience than most compliants of this place. Owner was extremely nice and on top of things! Food was good but not good chinese. We had beef and broccoli and while it was good in its own right, it just didn't taste like chinese...maybe they had an off night? We will go back one more... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

China House is the best Chinese food anywhere around. It's prepared right in the kitchen to your specific taste. Anytime you need a "feel-good" meal - this is the place to stop!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This place has no windows so kind of claustrophobic but besides that , customer service quick and dry just what u need . Food was not really good like I have tried much better, ended up taking it home. Won't be able to recommend this time because at least my plate was not acceptable , maybe I ordered the wrong... More 

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Huntsville, Texas, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Mrs. Ho runs the front and her husband cooks a great variety of Asian food, mild to wild, to your preference. The servings are generous and it arrives quickly, freshly cooked, and in the usual Chinese atmosphere.

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Huntsville, Texas
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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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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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Friendswood, Texas
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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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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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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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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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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: Chinese, 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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?