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Chinatown - Downtown

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107 W 5th St, Austin, TX 78701-2908
(512) 637-8888
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11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Wed 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thu 5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Fri 5:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Sat - Sun 5:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Austin, Texas
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140 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped with the fan while out bar hopping. Found this place serving food, booze and good times. Have some great food drank a lot more and sang some songs. What's not to like. I was fairly inebriated while there. Take review based on those facts.

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Thank BDSHANK
mendoza, Argentina
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32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

go ask Greg to play your favorite song, a nice beer feeding your courage, belt out a good one. A great night to be had. The asian fusion food is an afterthought.

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Austin
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

Waitress was funny and attentive. Food was hot and flavorful. Nice, relaxing atmosphere to visit with friends.

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Hong Kong, China
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272 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

I've a lunch in this restaurant. [1] The service is good. Even if you do not ask for a glass of water, the waiter will give you one. [2] The order is quick and the dish is fresh. [3] The food is more or less like American-style Chinese food, especially the egg drop soup! [4] The menu is extensive, the... More 

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Ogden, Utah
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108 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

Traveled in late for some meeting the next day and needed dinner. Just what I was looking for. Good Chinese food, generous portions at a fair price. I had the Shanghai Egg Rolls, Sesame Chicken, and Pork Fried Rice. All were excellent and I ate leftovers later back at the hotel after a workout and email. Definitely recommended.

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Thank kimekstrom
Forney, Texas
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2016 via mobile

This is great Chinese food. The portions are a good size for the price, especially for the downtown location. Service was great and friendly. Would definitely come eat here again!

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Thank Speedkillz
Austin, Texas
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87 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2016

I eat at Chinatown Downtown probably once every two weeks and have done so for ten years. it's not great Chinese but it's conveniently located on Fifth Street just off Congress Ave. and the wait staff does a super job moving things along and it's very reasonably priced for what you get. I usually order the jalapeno chicken or the... More 

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Thank DLPAustin
Winston Salem
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67 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2015

someone who is Chinese. The food is well prepared with much thought and service. If there is something you want that is not on the menu, ASK. They will make every effort to accommodate your request. Excellent location with ease to close by local attractions -- lunch or dinner. Enjoy!

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Thank lanis53
Pensacola, Florida
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104 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2015 via mobile

Best Chinese I've had in a very Long time. Had beef broccoli the beef was so tender melted in your mouth. Also had General tsos chicken to die for and very affordable

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Austin, Texas
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140 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015 via mobile

Daughter took me here today for lunch. The service was a bit lax. It got better once they figured out we had been sitting there for 10 min. The wanton soup was ok nothing special but the crab puffs were pretty good. The sushi roll was fresh and my general chicken was good. Can check this place off my list

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Thank BDSHANK

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Friday
5:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 107 W 5th St, Austin, TX 78701-2908
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin
  • Phone Number: (512) 637-8888

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