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China Harbor

2040 Westlake Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98109 (Downtown)
(206) 286-1688
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Ranked #2,259 of 3,460 Restaurants in Seattle
Price range: $12 - $12
Hours:
Sun - Thu 4:30 pm - 12:00 am
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 4:30 pm - 1:30 am
Cuisines: Asian, Chinese
Neighborhood: Downtown
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Scenic view, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
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English first
Seattle, Washington
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

Some of my coworkers and I I ordered lunch as they are a close establishment to our office on Lake Union. Being Pescetarian, I ordered the Kung Pau shrimp and low and behold, they were full of shrimp poop. I called the manager to kindly complain, and she told me " This is the way we order them, this is... More

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Seattle, Washington
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8 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

I approached dinner with optimism despite the negative criticism I have read about China Harbor. My optimism quickly started to slip, as I walked towards the outdated 1960's lit up red entrance, which resembled an old speakeasy. I then found myself standing in a room of tacky décor with a fantastic view of the water. I was greeted with a... More

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Seattle, Washington
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

The food was yummy. Reasonably priced. Parking is free after 4pm weekdays. The drinks were strong although they did not know what a Whisky sour was.... The decor was a mix of some really nice historical pieces to some modern pieces... the fixtures were nice and added to the atmosphere, but the building itself could use some help soon. The... More

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Destin, Florida
2 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I ordered a vegetable soup only to find out that it was made on chicken broth. After I mentioned it to our server, he tried to convince me that I was "probably" mistaken. After saying that I could feel chicken taste in it, he went to check with the cook and indeed my vegetable soup was made with chicken broth...I... More

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Washington
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210 restaurant reviews
215 helpful votes 215 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

Attended weekend wedding banquet here. Very fancy yet classy decor, with an amazing view to Lake Union. Super large dance floor for all the dancing you want. The multi course menu included crab stuff claws, lobster, steamed whole fish, walnut prawns, fried rice (when is fried rice a "course"?? Only in America), chicken, and fruit platter. Soup was the starter... More

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Everett, Washington
1 review
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

China Harbor Restaurant is my favorite Chinese restaurant in the NW, hands down. All of their food is great, not to mention, 100% authentic. My favorite dish is the Almond Fried chicken. My favorite appetizer here is the BBQ pork, and the Mongolian Beef is so tender melts in your mouth SO GOOD. The dining room always has beautiful and... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

It's been here a good 20+ years .... How? I don't know?? Low prices, yes , but the food has no flavor... The chicken and beef were rubbery, bland, and tasted horrible. The service was terribly slow with the last entree delivered 15 min after the first.... Blech....

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Montreal, Canada
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57 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

Excellant location and great staff. Enjoyed the view and the simple menu. Hot and Spicy soup authentic and tasty. Pork well cooked and beef also good. Very reasonable pricing. Will return.

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Seattle, Washington, United States
1 review
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

A good view of the harbor and delicious Chinese food! Come at lunch time ordered dinner food. But there is also lunch special, and the price looks great!

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South End
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2013

This outfit has been in business for close to 20 years, probably due to low prices. While the restaurant can be praised for serving as a dance and live music hub of the community (it has several rooms including a bar with the dance floor), this all does not excuse the exceedingly poor quality of chef's work. Chicken did not... More

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Additional Information about China Harbor

Address: 2040 Westlake Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98109
Phone Number: (206) 286-1688
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Downtown
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:30 pm - 12:00 am  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Monday 4:30 pm - 12:00 am  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday 4:30 pm - 12:00 am  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday 4:30 pm - 12:00 am  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday 4:30 pm - 12:00 am  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  4:30 pm - 1:30 am
Saturday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  4:30 pm - 1:30 am
Average Prices: USD 12 - 12
Cuisine: Asian, Chinese

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