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723 N China Lake Blvd, Ridgecrest, CA 93555-3514
760-371-9868
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Inyokern
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2016

Great food at a good price served by efficient friendly servers. Also has an ice cream bar for a cool desert

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Mendooran
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178 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2016 via mobile

After lengthy discussion with the waitress who was pleasant, and understood the menu well, I ordered the eggplant dish. The problem with the curries is that (as explained by waitress) the sauces contain pre made spice mixes.... So we can't make them without fish sauce..... Really? How hard is it to make Thai for short order? It's the perfect food... More 

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Thank Royal B
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43 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2016

I like China Express, the service is quick and the food is always hot. They offer a buffet but I always order off the menu. I like the home pan fried noodles. Staff is generally attentive and refills are fast.

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Reno, Nevada
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424 reviews
275 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2015

When we arrived on a Friday night, we were seated immediately. The server was very nice and came over promptly to take our drink orders. We ordered off the main menu and did not do the buffet. I was very disappointed with the Wor Won Ton Soup - when it came out is was very colorful and full of vegetables,... More 

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Cornville, Arizona
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

we had bacon rolled shrimp,(appetizer) orange chicken, hot n spicey soup, and walnut shrimp we were going to have it delivered but then my husband decided to go get it. there was enough food there to feed 4, everything was very good, I would definitely eat there again.

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Ridgecrest, California
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142 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

I gave this place 5 stars not because it is the best food I have ever had, but because it is consistently the best Asian food in Ridgecrest. The lunch buffet is tops. I guess I would say that the buffet is among the best buffet's I have ever had. When I am there I order off the menu. I... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 via mobile

12.99 for the all you can eat buffet that was really delicious. Nice people, good service, clean and comfortable place. Definitely recommended.

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Montreal, Canada
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1,178 reviews
267 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

We were highly recommended this restaurant by our hotel manager so we tried it as we were hungry after a long day of driving and we do enjoy Asian cuisine ! First the good points : the menu offers a wide selection of Chinese and Thai food at reasonable prices and the Thai salad was crisp and delectable . The... More 

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Ridgecrest, California
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81 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Great lunch buffet, good assortment , fair price and always fresh quality food. Consistent quality and nice environment.

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Ridgecrest, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Their lunch buffet is a quick option for lunch when you only get an hour. Always hot and fresh. Kind and courteous service.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 723 N China Lake Blvd, Ridgecrest, CA 93555-3514
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Ridgecrest
  • Phone Number: 760-371-9868

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?