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Mr. King Chinese Restaurant

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471 NE 1st Ter, Crystal River, FL 34429-4250
+1 352-564-2488
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“egg drop soup” (6 reviews)
“orange beef” (5 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
471 NE 1st Ter, Crystal River, FL 34429-4250
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were traveling north from Tampa, Florida and decided to stop for lunch. We stumbled on right look like a little hole in the wall takeout place called Mr. King. We were shocked when we read all of the reviews in the small lobby. Amazing...More

Thank 16jimmyf
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having previously reviewed Mr. King very favorably a few years ago, we visited again today for lunch. I ordered a spicy chicken dish that came with a plate full of veggies, under cooked, and precious little chicken. I am not exaggerating, there was less than...More

Thank flbirdman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have lived in Crystal River for 13 years and have always been a huge fan of Mr. King until the last year. The food quality and consistency had declined.

Thank gatorfan2018
Reviewed June 19, 2018

We stopped at Mr. King's because of the great reviews. There were not a lot of patrons in the restaurant when we arrived. The place became much busier as time went on! The only problem was there was only one Server the entire night! He...More

Thank Charles K
Reviewed June 18, 2018

this is the only place my husband and i eat chinese food.. they have the best tasting egg drop soup. my 4yr old granddaughter loves the soup..

Thank midmaple
Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

Tried out Mr Kings tonight. We tried the chicken dumplings, orange chicken, general tao’s, sweet and sour chicken, egg rolls, egg drop soup and sweet and sour soup. All in all I’d give the food a “B”, so not the best Chinese I’ve ever had...More

Thank sydney47
Reviewed March 23, 2018

Very good Chinese food with wonderfully attentive service. The place is small and in it's in a strip mall but don't let that stop you.

Reviewed March 2, 2018

very nice clean Chinese restaurant that has excellent food, some with heat that is very tasty food and appetizers. very good soups

Thank boobie41
Reviewed January 23, 2018

Enjoyed our meal, waiter was friendly and service was great. Willing to make small changes to food prep at no additional cost. Provided one in our party soup at no cost. Would definitely go again!

Thank Lynne S
Reviewed November 30, 2017 via mobile

My wife and I ate dinner here tonight. It’s our favorite Chinese restaurant. Although the restaurant is not as large as traditional restaurants, it offers a very cozy romantic private place to enjoy a fantastic meal with family and friends. We were greeted by friendly...More

Thank Tom T
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Questions & Answers
February 3, 2017|
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Response from theresa d | Reviewed this property |
Order off the menu and they have specials and wait staff and soup is extra
December 16, 2016|
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Response from glendaraw2014 | Reviewed this property |
I received a confirmation when I emailed Mr. King and we have reservations now (probably won't matter much due to the small seating area but we went on Christmas once and it was great!)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 471 NE 1st Ter, Crystal River, FL 34429-4250
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Crystal River
  • Phone Number: +1 352-564-2488
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