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121 Goff Mountain Rd, Cross Lanes, WV 25313-3420
304-776-6888
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Dining options: Dinner, Takeout

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Small, but good.

The food here tasted good. It has the recipe of the old rivers edge restaurant of the hush puppies and soup, and was great. Was a nice place to get lunch.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 19, 2015
WVherd82
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Greenville, Kentucky
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70 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015 via mobile

If I had not read the reviews, I would not have stopped there. I'm glad I read enough that I gave it a shot. The food was very good and the prices were quite reasonable. We had so much food that we brought a whole meal back to our motel to eat later that night. We even got some free... More 

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Thank David270338
Charleston, West Virginia
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86 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2015

We have been going to Rice Bowl for a very long time. The food is always good. The staff is friendly. Service is fast. Love this place.

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Thank wvugirl2005
Charleston, West Virginia
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015 via mobile

My family and I were looking for a new Chinese takeout place. We found Rice Bowl on Trip Advisor so we gave it a try. The outside looks sketchy but when I walk in the door I noticed the excellent compliance from the health department sign. So that's really hard to find, inside was clean, inviting and friendly. Was greeted... More 

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Thank gonzdale2012
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54 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015 via mobile

The food here tasted good. It has the recipe of the old rivers edge restaurant of the hush puppies and soup, and was great. Was a nice place to get lunch.

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Thank WVherd82
Norfolk, Virginia, United States
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

We were staying in a motel close by and ordered to go.It was a busy place and seemed understaffed as the cashier seemed to be doing it all. The wait time for our order was 10 minutes, it was actually more like 15 minutes. We were not upset about the wait because the food was hot, fresh and delicious!

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Thank Marsha W
Cleveland, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Loved the cc wontons. The food was pretty good overall (and arrived hot!) but very little veggies in the sesame chicken and vegetable fried rice. The lo mein was good but a little to salty for my tastes.

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1 Thank moetpa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015 via mobile

I've been dining there since they opened in 1996. Great food. Clean. I wish they would build or move to a larger location. Parking can be tight at times. Lunch buffet and Sunday buffet gives quite a selection. Family owned.

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Thank Robin T
Cross Lanes, West Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Best restaurant in town great atmosphere and AMAZING FOOD!!! if you visit get the hush puppies for an app or even desert they are sweet and are served with an amazing sweet butter I could eat just those all day and thats just the start of this wonderful establishments amazing food I have enjoyed everything I have tried

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Thank MyRowdyFriend
Wonder Lake, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

First night in Cross Lanes, just outside Charleston. They hotel recommended this place which jibed with what I have read here and elsewhere. The place is hard to see when it is dark as a coal mine outside! It is just past a gas station. The vegetables were fresh, the meat was well cooked, seasoned and tender. The server was... More 

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1 Thank Jason N
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Very authentic food. The place don't look like much outside, but once we went inside we knew we were at the right place. I'm sure it is family owned and the service was outstanding. The only thing that was better than the service was the food. Wow! some of the best I've had.

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 121 Goff Mountain Rd, Cross Lanes, WV 25313-3420
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Cross Lanes
  • Phone Number: 304-776-6888

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  • Cuisine: Chinese, Asian

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