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1305 Seminole Trl Ste A, Charlottesville, VA 22901-1723
(434) 974-6555
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Holiday Dinners

FW never disappoints. We go here for Christmas and other holiday dinners. Staff is friendly, restaurant is clean and the food is great. We've been coming here for the past 15 years and it's always consistent. Price right and generous portions. The sushi is good, but not the best I've ever had... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 5, 2015
Patty G
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Charlottesville, VA
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Charlottesville, VA
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134 reviews 134 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

FW never disappoints. We go here for Christmas and other holiday dinners. Staff is friendly, restaurant is clean and the food is great. We've been coming here for the past 15 years and it's always consistent. Price right and generous portions. The sushi is good, but not the best I've ever had. I would recommend the chop chop table for... More 

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Scottsville
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 via mobile

We have been regulars at Flaming Wok for almost a year. We sometimes eat there 3 times a week! The food is always consistently good and the waitresses are great! Love their sushi also!!

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Fishertown, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews 5 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

I have eaten here several times in the past year. My son is a student at UVA Medical School and when we visit, this is a MOST. My family has always had a wonderful experience here and the staff is great. Would recommend this place to everyone.

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Dublin, Ireland
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

You can have Japanese flaming, juggling chefs or eat Chinese in the other part of this restaurant. They don't mix well however. Food is good, served quickly and reasonably priced but somehow it misses the mark on both. Good if you are staying in nearby hotels but hardly worth making a special trip.

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Orange, Virginia
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143 reviews 143 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Some of our family really enjoy the Flaming Wok, and while it is not bad (meaning we'll go when asked), it is not something we'd choose on our own - there is better Japanese food around town. First, when one is seated at a Teppan Yaki table, the wait can range from a few minutes to over half an hour... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

I have been many times had great service but a long wait. This time I went on New Years Eve had reservations got right in but our chef didn't do anything fun with our kids. The waitress never got our drinks we had to go flag our waitress down anytime we need anything. My son had a kids meal and... More 

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

The first time we went to this place with our 6 yr old, she really enjoyed the show - the food was so-so. The next time we went there we were very disappointed with the service. We asked for a Teppan Yaki dish we ordered to be cancelled and the waiter assured us it was and brought us other stuff.... More 

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Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2013

A basically good, nothing-to-write-home-about Chinese restaurant. I am not the biggest fan of their sushi, however.

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Montgomery, Texas
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2013

Had takeout from the Flaming Wok during our stay in Charlottesville and the food was really good! Extensive menu and the choices we had were not greasy and were prepared well.

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Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

We go to Flaming Wok restaurant when ever our family friends invites us to join for their kids birthday party. The food has been good but the service, I wish they could learn and improve! You almost have to beg for refill of your drinks ! The chef does his cooking in front of you , amusing the kids but... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1305 Seminole Trl Ste A, Charlottesville, VA 22901-1723
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Charlottesville
  • Phone Number: (434) 974-6555

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese

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