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Lin's Gourmet

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18045 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Ruther Glen, VA 22546-2923
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11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Takeout

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Good Chinese Take-out

Good quality Chinese take-out. Huge portions at fair prices. Best hot & sour soup I have tasted since moving here from upstate NY.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 17, 2015
Dick K
Ruther Glen, Virginia, United States
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Ruther Glen, Virginia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered the general chicken and chicken lo mein as we usually do....the chicken was like cardboard and the lo mein was weird...almost sour and bitter...threw it all out. Won't be back for a while. Rather drive to Bowling Green and try China Star again. Getting too expesive not to be good. Maybe it was just a fluke but left a... More 

Thank john t
Ladysmith, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Delicious take out food. Good menu and efficient staff. One of our favorite "go-to" stops for lunch or dinner take out.

Thank JoJo13100
Fredericksburg, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

This is the only Chinese restaurant in town. I find the food to be on par with other restaurants in larger cities. The food comes hot and tasty!

Thank Kevin R
King William, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Small takeout/ sitdown chinese in Ladysmith. Food is top notch!! People are super nice. Always made fresh. Never have to wait a long time to puck up food!! Yum!!

Thank BingBong7
Ruther Glen, Virginia, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Good quality Chinese take-out. Huge portions at fair prices. Best hot & sour soup I have tasted since moving here from upstate NY.

Thank Dick K
USA - East Coast
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Majority of this business is take out, which it was for us. Food was typical for Chinese but around this area being available is hard to find and being this good is too. Located off Highway in the food lion strip, it's easy to find, quick in and out, reasonably priced and often the line moves fast. Worth the stop... More 

Thank RaifWolfe
Ruther Glen, Virginia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

Not a lot of other choices for Chinese nearby. :-( However, no matter: Lin's would still be the obvious choice. I really like them because their food seems lighter than other places: not as much residual grease. The fried rice is remarkably light and wonderful- not over oily or drenched in soy sauce. Even their fried foods (egg rolls, sweet... More 

Thank Rhonda N
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013

We order from here once a week. They have a very good Pupu tray and excellent 'happy family'. The spices are used to their benefit here. The food is always hot. About average in price compared to other Chinese take aways. There is also a small seating area. I just wish they'd deliver!

Thank VADizFan
Glen Allen, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2012

I do enjoy Lin's egg foo yung and my son loves their chicken wings. I have been to a few of the nearest by Chinese takeaways and this one always wins hands down. The staff is friendly and you can tell they know how to cook correctly, from the gravy to all seasonings. I am from DC so I was... More 

Thank MsAristocracy
Richmond, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2011

Lin's is a basic Chinese Carryout restaurant in Ladysmith Va. It is pretty much like many of the other generic carryouts that are found in strip malls accross the country. The portions are very large and some of the choices are quite tasty. That said, it is pretty standard Americanized Chinese food. Many of the local workers stop in there... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 18045 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Ruther Glen, VA 22546-2923
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Ruther Glen
  • Phone Number: 804-448-9899

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Chinese, Asian


Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm

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