We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Hunan Gate

Is this your business?
4233 Fairfax Dr, Arlington, VA 22203-1606
+1 703-243-5678
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent17%
  • Very good41%
  • Average20%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible8%
Travelers talk about
“egg rolls” (3 reviews)
“pork” (4 reviews)
“soup” (2 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
4233 Fairfax Dr, Arlington, VA 22203-1606
Write a Review
Reviews (35)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 34 reviews

Reviewed May 15, 2017 via mobile

We arrived and the owner was accommodating. We asked for the lunch buffet , in Mandarin, and the lady told us no buffet on the weekend. None of the menus or advertising said this though. We enjoyed the food; there is a regular Chinese menu...More

Thank Treed44812
Reviewed April 7, 2017

We did a take out dinner for 4 and included Beef lo Mein, Crispy Chicken sweet and sour Pork and chicken with cashew nuts. All were pretty average with the sweet and sour Pork being lumpy and tough. The vegetable spring rolls were ok, and...More

Thank Beemer535
Reviewed March 26, 2017

I've been there twice when I was on a business trip. The location is great, very close to NSF, and the Ballston metro station. They offer many authentic northeastern Chinese dishes, and the taste was authentic! This time I tried the "chai gu cai", which...More

Thank yang405
Reviewed December 18, 2016

We went there for lunch. It was decent and not expensive. Lunch menu included soup and entree but they also had a buffet.

Thank tanzania2015
Reviewed December 5, 2016

The food is not really Hunan but more northeastern China. However, the choices are excellent. Each "meal" really is for two and designed for sharing. Authentic spices.

Thank Wander022
Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

The lemon chicken was dry and the sauce was runny. The sesame chicken was rubbery and tasted old. If it wasn't delivery, I would have sent it back. Not recommended.

Thank Aaron R
Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

Ordered Shrimp Curry off American menu. Delicious with ample jumbo shrimp and lots of onions and curry sauce. Light on the peas and carrots, though

Thank drmussel
Reviewed August 4, 2016

Food is ok, I do recommend the honey chicken its so yummy. The food is average good price and you get your monies worth.

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed June 19, 2016

We had a lovely dinner there. The six of us tried a variety of dishes, including Peking Duck, and everyone enjoyed their meals. There is dedicated parking behind the restaurant. Will definitely eat there again.

Thank Gary N
Reviewed April 21, 2016

At one point, this place was almost good because of some dishes unique to Northeast China, a cuisine rarely featured in the US. My favorite used to be the fried chive dumpling/pocket. For some reason, the dish is no longer as good.

Thank Puputintin
Nearby Restaurants
Big Buns
130 reviews
.15 miles away
147 reviews
.10 miles away
65 reviews
.07 miles away
Grand Cru Wine Bar and Bistro
142 reviews
.14 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Arlington National Cemetery
7,268 reviews
1.37 miles away
Women in Military Service for America Memorial
277 reviews
1.02 miles away
Fort Myer
86 reviews
1.02 miles away
Bluemont Park
30 reviews
1.37 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Hunan Gate staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 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 - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4233 Fairfax Dr, Arlington, VA 22203-1606
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 703-243-5678
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing