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China Sun Restaurant

1500 W University Dr, McKinney, TX 75069-3441
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Ranked #39 of 241 restaurants in McKinney
Cuisines: Chinese
Dining options: Buffet
Most recent review
- Jul 2, 2014
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Dining options: Buffet
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75% Recommend
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McKinney, Texas
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33 reviews 33 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Food at China Sub is always tasty, hot and ready quick either to eat in or to go! All items on the menu are good I especially like the hot and sour soup, chicken with vegetables. Friendly service every time.

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McKinney, Texas
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

This is our go to Chinese restaurant when we want good Chinese. We usually get take out because it is fast, inexpensive, plentiful and good. I get Orange Shrimp and my husband gets General Tso's beef or chicken.

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32 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

We have been here many times and am always pleased. They have the best Hot & Sour Soup I have ever tried. Nothing else comes close. My entire family and my friends always enjoy it. It is very reasonably priced. You must give it a try!

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33 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2013

The last 2 times we've visited the China Sun I've been disappointed. Ordered cashew nut chicken, bland and the water chestnuts had a pickled flavor, the second time I ordered chicken moo goo gai pan. It was also flavorless. This has been our go to place for tasty, reasonably priced Chinese food. Guess we'll have to look around.

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Dallas, Texas
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4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2013

I didn't even know that China Sun was there when I was taken there by a friend. We went later in the evening. The food was hot with good portions at a good price. I am pretty sure that the owner took my order. My food was at my table quickly and tasted hot and fresh. I believe it had... More

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Plano, Texas
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26 reviews 26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2012

I have been going here for 15+ years and although nothing super authentic or fancy but for as little as it costs, it is always hot, always filling and their customer service is always good. You can get main meal, rice and soup for under $8!! Don't go in expecting authentic because it's like Chinese fast food but it's good... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2012

Have enjoyed dining in and take-out from China Sun for 12 years! Always consistently good and is a great value for the family!

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Dallas, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2012

I used to love China Sun! We enjoyed the food and it was always prepared quickly. However the last couple of visits have left our taste buds disappointed. Tonight's order was not tasty at all. And then to top it off, my son had a hair in his sweet and sour chicken. When I called to tell them they were... More

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53 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2011

We got takeout from here tonight based on the high reviews of other contributors. OVERRATED!!!!! We ordered the hot and sour soup, General Tso's Chicken, Chicken Lo Mein and Mongolian Beef. Each looked incredibly UNappetizing and none of the meat tasted "real." Overall, so disappointing. Wish everything had tasted and looked more appetizing.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2011 via mobile

How lucky I am to work so close to China Sun! I eat here at least once a week. The people are friendly and the food is outstanding. The hot and sour soup is awesome. No doubt you will love this place.

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