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6601 Midlothian Tpke, Richmond, VA 23225
(804) 276-7430
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Delivery

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  • 4
    Very good
  • 0
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  • 0
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  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Might return, might not

We got takeout. A quart of wonton soup had a total of four wonton with almost no filling. The soup had flavor, but FOUR wontons...come on. The fried rice was just rice colored brown with nothing added. No veggies, egg, meat...nothing, not even any flavor. The main dishes were good. Honey... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 10, 2015
AquarenaJane
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Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Second time eating here, both times the food was ok at best. Then today, they lied to me about my egg roll having tofu in it instead of meat. I'm not a moron, I know the difference between the two. Awful service for vegetarians.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

We got takeout. A quart of wonton soup had a total of four wonton with almost no filling. The soup had flavor, but FOUR wontons...come on. The fried rice was just rice colored brown with nothing added. No veggies, egg, meat...nothing, not even any flavor. The main dishes were good. Honey, lightly coated chicken with walnuts was very good, as... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

I will never order from the Yen Ching Midlothian location ever again! Worse customer service I have ever seen. I ordered the Crispy Chicken last night and told them NOT spicy, however when I got home to eat it later it was EXTREMELY spicy so I ate the rest of my meal (chicken w. broccoli) and decided since it was... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 via mobile

We have eaten at Yen Ching once. A 10 out of 10 for food, service and all around niceness. Ah, but the delivery service! Our food arrives hot, delicious and timely by the friendliest delivery folks in town. Kung Pao is my favorite. The wife loves the Chicken Chow Mein. Need to include the soups as well, all are simply... More 

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Seneca, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

I made a point to eat at Yen Ching while visiting Richmond, and was not disappointed. I enjoyed both the food and the excellent service, even late on a mid-week evening. I ordered an egg roll and General Tso's Chicken. The egg roll was packed full of good stuff, and was nice and crisp. The General Tso's was unique and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

I've been here since I was a child and love this restaurant. This is the ONLY Chinese restaurant I will go to for food. The staff (manager) is friendly and even knows my name when I call in on the phone, take out, or even when I dine in. The Governors Chicken Kew is my favorite and is very tasty.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

If you're looking for something great to eat and love Chinese food then you should go to this restaurant it's the best Chinese food in Richmond and I'm one of their valued customers

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Sheboygan, Wisconsin, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

As we travel full time I've been looking for a good Chinese restaurant for about 6 months. The last good place was in little rock AR. Yen Ching was great. I had the honey shrimp and my wife had General Tso chicken. Both were wonderful. So much so that we will be back before we start heading north. Do yourself... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014 via mobile

There are many Chinese restaurants in Richmond, none compare with food quality and service like Yen Ching, specially try the Crispy Chicken or their version of General Tso chicken, delicious indeed

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Richmond, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013

I had eaten here many times before but I finally talked my wife into going today for lunch and she really liked it. She got the fried rice with shrimp while I got the scallops and shrimp with rice. We were both pleased and definitely full when we left. Great service, very friendly waitress and the place was spotless. She... More 

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Additional Information about Yen Ching

Address: 6601 Midlothian Tpke, Richmond, VA 23225
Phone Number: (804) 276-7430
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Cuisine: Chinese

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 6601 Midlothian Tpke, Richmond, VA 23225
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: (804) 276-7430

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm

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