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China Star

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24437 Russell Rd Suite 120, Kent, WA 98032
(253) 850-7070
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Delivery, Takeout, Waitstaff

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
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China Star is a good overall Chinese Restaurant. Their wonton soup is really good. They have complete family meals, individual meals or individual family dishes. The staff is very friendly.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 9, 2015
Kent, WA
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English first
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

Holy cow I am beyond happy and grateful that this place is so close by. I moved to Kent about 3 months ago. I have been to several restaurants here and this is the BEST across all the boards. I am in love with this place. Its also one of the cheaper places to eat in Kent. I had the... More 

Thank Lindseyrc
Kent, WA
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138 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

China Star is a good overall Chinese Restaurant. Their wonton soup is really good. They have complete family meals, individual meals or individual family dishes. The staff is very friendly.

1 Thank LibbySei
Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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69 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

We decided to eat here, because it was the closest thing to our hotel (right next door), and we felt like Asian food over American that night. The restaurant is pretty typical Chinese style, not the cleanest, but not run down. There is a bar/lounge in a separate room near the entrance. Typical menu, all of the standard Chinese American... More 

Thank charley-marley
Conifer, Colorado
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Frozen bbq pork, not kidding with take out, hot and sour was bland cabbage soup, no meat. Just some cabbage specimen. Should have known with nobody dining

2 Thank Thom R
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We had seen so many great reviews that we thought we should try this "neighborhood gem." YUK!!!! It might have passed for great Chinese food in the Midwest in the 1950's but it wasn't even as good as the cheapo-take out places in food courts. Someone's Chinese grandmother would be rolling in her grave if she knew what slop the... More 

1 Thank Carol D
Tucson, Arizona
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62 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This restaurant was right next to the hotel. I walked in to order and they offered to bring it by the hotel when it was ready. It did not take long to arrive. The food was very good. I had sweet and sour chicken.

Thank leecabug
Honolulu, Hawaii
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89 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

It's not bad, the food could be a little less oily. Some dish was a little salty. The food lacks that wok taste and flavor. You know when they cook with the intense heat from the wok it imparts a unique flavor, that's missing from their food. Biggest gripe they turn off the a/c to conserve electricity which is ok... More 

Thank asiatravler29
Riverside, California
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784 reviews
478 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 235 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We stopped here for a take out dinner. The restaurant is next door to the Best Western hotel. The staff were friendly. The menu is full of choices with a variety of dishes and combinations. Everything we ordered was well prepared and very tasty. We would go back if we were in the area.

1 Thank Chuck8700
Merced, CA
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Stayed at the Best Western next door. We ordered take out and brought it back to our room. The combination meal we ordered was tasty and the one meal was more than enough for 2 people.

1 Thank crazygoatlady01
Sacramento, California
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109 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Well the other reviewers had it right: Very outdated decor Door was hot but not very good. Very friendly but slow service. It's my own fault for eating there as I did read the reviews ahead of time but was so hungry I didn't want to wait to eat elsewhere. In my opinion avoid.

Thank Sacha_L

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 24437 Russell Rd Suite 120, Kent, WA 98032
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Kent
  • Phone Number: (253) 850-7070

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese


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

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