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121 Goff Mountain Rd, Cross Lanes, WV 25313-3420
304-776-6888
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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 20, 2015
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34 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

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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Norfolk, Virginia, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 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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Cleveland, Ohio
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34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

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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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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Wonder Lake, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 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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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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Yorktown, VA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Set back off the road, with absolutely no curb appeal, this restaurant has better Chinese food than we can find in our area that has 5 times the population and dozens of Asian food places. The service was efficient and friendly, the portions excellent and the food was as good as we've found anywhere, and at great prices. It will... More 

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Charleston, West Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

We have just moved to the area and was told The Rice Bowl has good food. So I decided to give it a try. We ordered a variety of food. Here is what we ordered and what we thought of each item. Wonton soup was pretty good. Beef Kebab children's meal, came two beef sticks with a chunk of pineapple... More 

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Blackwood, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Ordered two takeaways on two seperate occasions and was gobsmacked with both the quality and the quantity delivered. Food was hot,tasty and ridiculously cheap to buy. Gave me enough food to feed an army. Wish these people would open up a branch in Cardiff, South Wales.

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

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  • 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

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