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Master Wok of Independence

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4810 S Arrowhead Dr, Independence, MO 64055-6980
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11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Takeout

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  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Large portions & Yummy

I am a big eater but I had to get a box. I couldn't finish all the delectable well sized portion. It's affordable and delicious.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 9, 2015
Teri V
Seaford, Delaware
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Independence, Missouri
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015

This chain restaurant (Lee's Summit and here in Independence) had an excellent reputation years ago. Alas, it now serves mediocre food. Service is erratic. I had the "Gourmet Dinner" @ $15.99 and a diet coke. The coke was watered down, or the dispenser needs to be rechecked. The "Gourmet Dinner" featuring chicken w pineapple was many things; gourmet it was... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015 via mobile

Visited Master Wok of Independence and much to my dismay was not impressed. Food was average, not nearly as good as I expected. Was disappointed that this location did not serve alcohol as indicated on the website. Maybe the other locations serve alcohol but Independence did not. On a positive note, the service was excellent and very quick.

Thank Ashtin P
Kansas City MO
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

I often recommend Master Wok for its food, service, location, and even drive through service! One of my favorites is their Tropical Fried Rice served in a fresh half pineapple! Their lunch specials are a great value also.

Thank sailor0805
Kansas City, Missouri
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47 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

My wife and I decided to stop off for Chinese on a Friday evening. Upon arrival, the parking lot was very full. We were pleased to be seated immediately after the family that arrived before us. We are familiar with both locations and the menu and had enough time to make our selection when the waitress asked us for our... More 

Thank Kingsville_Mike
Independence, Missouri
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

Master Wok isn't fancy, and the fare is fairly standard. It's not the best Chinese restaurant in town, but it's a good one, and they accommodate special food needs.

Thank Maryfrances W
Seaford, Delaware
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

I am a big eater but I had to get a box. I couldn't finish all the delectable well sized portion. It's affordable and delicious.

Thank Teri V
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 via mobile

Always good food and service. Hot and sour soup is my favorite. The waiters are always great. I always enjoy eating here. My teenage children love the little candies they give.

1 Thank xyia
Independence, Missouri, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Great atmosphere and the cuisine is even better. Portions are large enough for 2 to share and leave full. My husband and I share a meal that has appetizer,soup, entree , and dessert for $15.00.

1 Thank Mary K
Blue Springs, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

I have been eating at this location for years. They are always very friendly. When ordering a dinner portion I usually have enough left for at least two more meals. The place is always clean. There is no buffet but the service is fast and food comes out really fast. Typically I order carry out which is ready in 10... More 

Thank Laura B
Bates City Missouri
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

If you are into buffets... They don't have one. It is always prepared fresh to order. Typically I normally go at lunch since you get a smaller portion entree, soup, 2 crab Rangoon or an egg roll and either fried or steamed rice for around $6.50. I like their shrimp and vegetables. Since it is not fried and a healthier... More 

Thank Kathy B

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4810 S Arrowhead Dr, Independence, MO 64055-6980
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Independence
  • Phone Number: 816-350-0123

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese, Asian
Open Hours
11:00 am - 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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