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1923 Electric Rd, Salem, VA 24153
540-387-9869
Today
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Delivery

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  • 20
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    Very good
  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Very good Chinese food

We have been to this restaurant many times over the last 3 years and the food has been consistently good, better than most Chinese restaurants I have been to. The decor is also a step higher than most Chinese restaurants with white tablecloths and clothe napkins. I highly recommend it.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 2, 2015
Jim C
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Salem, Virginia, United States
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English first
St. Catharines, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

Really enjoyed delicious dinner with very fine service. Their Shrimp with vegetables Szechuan style is delectable!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Ordered garlic sauce pork Very bad pork and flavor. Not authentic. Too Americanized. Gotta say the environment was nice though

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Salem, Virginia, United States
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

We have been to this restaurant many times over the last 3 years and the food has been consistently good, better than most Chinese restaurants I have been to. The decor is also a step higher than most Chinese restaurants with white tablecloths and clothe napkins. I highly recommend it.

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Texas
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35 reviews 35 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Visited on a Saturday evening about 6 30 was not crowded. Spacious seating no crowding , pleasant lighting. The service was excellent best I've had in a long time. The food was good. I had egg foo young was very good plentiful friends had pork fried rice and combination fried rice with both we're very good. Prices were very reasonable.

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Torrance, California
Top Contributor
94 reviews 94 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We walked to Szechuan as it was close to our hotel. The food and service were excellent. The prices were reasonable and this restaurant has a very nice atmosphere. Highly recommended!

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Virginia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

I've had a great experince eating there and getting it to go Come Eat here great price for food and they have a buffet during the day it's ok but the regular food is better.

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Williamsburg, Virginia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Some of the best Chinese food I have ever eaten. I have since left Salem and still get intense cravings for this place - their egg rolls are amazing!

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Salem, Virginia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We order lunch frequently from Szechuan for the office, and it is always very tasty. I have tried several different luncheon specials, and they have all met my expectations. Good egg rolls and very good hot and sour soup.

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Bent Mountain, Virginia
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67 reviews 67 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

I have visited this restaurant on two occasions; once for weekdaylunch with a friend and once for Sunday lunch with my wife. Both times we opted for the buffet (less than $10!) and have been pleased with selection and service, and especially the reasonable price. There's not a real extensive selection, but plenty of variety which is more than adequate.... More 

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Roanoke, Virginia
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158 reviews 158 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Szechuan is excellent for their buffet lunch, their dinner entrees, and Chinese take-out choices. Always fresh and very well prepared. Nicely packed and always ready for take-out. Week day buffet is super. We go here for lunch from work quite often, my wife and I go here for dinner or just call in a to go order. Excellent spot and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1923 Electric Rd, Salem, VA 24153
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: 540-387-9869

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?