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Tiger Lily Chinese Cuisine

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1228 W Elizabeth St, Fort Collins, CO 80521-4583
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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4 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2016

My husband and I ordered the Family 2 meal: fried rice, egg rolls, sesame chicken, spicy Szechuan noodles with chicken, hot and sour soup and egg drop soup. First of all the fried rice was the worst fried rice I've ever seen. It was basically very dry rice and soy sauce. No onions, no carrots, no peas, nothing but dry... More 

Thank Michelle T
Fishers, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2016

I come here for lunch probably once a week and I've never ordered anything I didn't like. The food is consistently good, the owner is friendly, the atmosphere is pleasant, the prices are reasonable and the portions are just right--enough to fill you up but no leftovers.

Thank AKTR2013
Bluffton, South Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2015 via mobile

We went here with our daughter and her friends. We tried to get in the Thai resturant next door but it was jammed. This place was empty except for us and one other table. Three of us had the sesame chicken and it was too much for all three of us, we should have shared the entree. We also had... More 

Thank Rich D
Fort Collins, Colorado
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015 via mobile

Tiger Lily is the only Chinese restaurant that we go to. The food is always fantastic and the service is great. Very friendly owners.

Thank P S
Cape Carteret, North Carolina
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135 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

We found this place by chance and were pleased we did. It is in a strip mall near the CSU Campus on the Western side of Ft. Collins. It is not fancy, but the food was good. We found on the menu the dinner special for two people for $25. We ordered two different meals and got soups and eggrolls.... More 

Thank Harold J
Fort Collins
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53 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Affordable, yet they use the BETTER higher cost ingredients to assure better flavor and health, such as only breast of chicken, local untreated vegetables, low-sodium soy, canola oil, NO MSG or artificial food coloring, fresh spices that can easily be customized for your tastes. Uses a golden light batter for deep frying, made from 40% natural whole wheat, oat flour,... More 

Thank cellproguy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

We've been eating both eat in and take out from Tiger Lilly since they opened and it's always fresh, hot and very tasty. It's not the cheapest Chinese in Fort Collins but the prices are very fair for the quality of ingredients and portion sizes. I grew up on home cooked Chinese, have visited China and ate Chinese takeout at... More 

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Windsor, Colorado
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

Stumbled across this restaurant on a walk down Elizabeth St. and am glad I did. The unassuming/underwhelming exterior and interior belie the exceptionally delicious food that I had inside. I ordered the Sesame chicken and Mongolian combo with multi-grain rice. The sesame chicken was amazing- the crunchy texture, moist white-meat chicken, and tasty sauce made this one of the best... More 

Thank Johnny C
Longmont, Colorado
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2013

The food here is NOT GOOD. The food has heavy, thick brown gravy with bland flavor. There were no crispy vegetables, color or healthy qualities to the dishes. The egg rolls were bland, limp, cold and expensive. The service was very slow and then the food came to the table cold. The white rice was poorly prepared, sticky, undercooked and... More 

Thank binks22
Fort Collins
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2013

My husband and I accidently came across this place while driving through the area, and had actually heard of TigerLily from a few friends of ours and thought, why not try it. It's a little place hidden amongst a few other shops in a strip mall so it's very easy to miss. The atmosphere felt nice and cozy, when we... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1228 W Elizabeth St, Fort Collins, CO 80521-4583
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Fort Collins
  • Phone Number: 970-221-9900

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