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3236 E Bay Dr, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-2044
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good21%
  • Average28%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible15%
Mar 11, 2017
“Cheap and cheerful!”
2 weeks ago
“Hot, greasy”
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Chinese, Asian
3236 E Bay Dr, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-2044
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Reviewed February 9, 2016

Good standard Americanized Chinese food. Sold by the pint. Owners barely speak English so communication is a struggle.

Thank David M. S
Reviewed July 23, 2015

I'm a particular eater. I've been nearly 19 countries and many of which are exotic. I dig local food and a nature lover. This is a nice establishment good Chinese food and this is "Chinese food".

Thank PO2EOD
Reviewed July 20, 2015

One of our teens was craving Chinese food, so we hunted this little gem down... In a simple strip mall, with no frills... but we enjoyed all the dishes we ordered...

Thank bmomo3
Reviewed December 22, 2014

Coming from the northeast, we're used to having multiple local Chinese restaurants that offer great take-out. China 1 is our only local place and food is just OK. For those nights when you don't want to cook, and want Sweet and Sour something, it's acceptable....More

Thank HBeachTraveler
Reviewed December 14, 2014

This used to be a so-so place but based upon two take out meals last evening, we will never return. Two men stopped us in the parking lot and remarked that it was the worse they've ever had. Wish we had listened. Can't say anything...More

Thank JanC505
Reviewed November 3, 2014

OK for a Chinese food fix but it is the same as all the other take outs around. Will satisfy your craving but don't expect too much.

Thank JanC505
Reviewed September 16, 2014

The food was great and plenty of it. We only had the small portions and struggled to finish it all. The order process was smooth and we didn't have to wait more than 10-15 mins. Sure it's Americanised - if you want the real thing...More

Thank MSellars1963
Reviewed July 29, 2014

What a terrible place! First of all, it's dirty. Second of all its dirty, and tired of all the food is terrible. The "Sesame Chicken" was devoid of both chicken and sesame seeds. The lo mein noodles were overlooked spaghetti noodles., the garlic broccoli was...More

2  Thank Craicshack
Reviewed May 18, 2014

With all the other good places to eat on the Island, there is no need to eat here. Below average food.

Thank piergear
Reviewed March 8, 2014

This is a small operation with husband & wife doing all the cooking and taking the orders (mainly take-out). We ordered for a family of 8 and I watched them cook the food fresh and prepare it for us to take out. The entire order...More

Thank BigDutch_27
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3236 E Bay Dr, Holmes Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-2044
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Anna Maria Island  >  Holmes Beach
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