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East China Inn

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140 W Wilson St, Batavia, IL 60510-1945
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We have been going to this diamond in the rough for quite some time and as I've seen lately less customers in the restaurant I decided to write a review. I'm surprised that customers would not be lined up to East China Inn and instead they would go to a chain Chinese restaurant like with frozen food that is one... More 

Thank Mihai S
St. Charles, IL, United States
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stop by here regularly while biking on the Fox River Trail. The owners and servers all Chinese. Very dependable good food. I recommend this place.

Thank K_Zimny
Cary, Illinois
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51 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

I love the Vegetable Delight and General Tso's Chicken. Can't say it's the friendliest place in the world, but welcoming enough. Just good Chinese food and reasonable prices.

Thank Tom W
Chicago, Illinois
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35 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

I ordered a carry-out. I have ordered before but 1st time to reply about the nice people. I ordered a smoothie--what a refreshing way to cool a HOT day. These smoothies are made with fresh fruit-not a compote-almond milk and ice cubes. That's it-it is so fresh-tasting and so refreshing. I bought a cantaloupe one last week and a honey... More 

Thank schoolbus1313
Batavia, Illinois
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49 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

East China Inn is our go to place for Chinese. The food is always fresh and served hot. They will adjust the heat level if you prefer something a bit more spicy. The hot and sour soup is outstanding as is the vegetarian delight. Never had a bad meal at any of their restaurants.

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Batavia, Illinois
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

Great food. Love the online ordering capability. Tons of food for the value. Friendly staff too! Would recommend for Chinese food

Thank Lori J
Chicago, IL
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17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2016

We've been going here for years. Best Chinese food ever. Same waiters for over 10 years. Good service. Fast. Friendly. Excellent food.

Thank bejfam
Batavia, Illinois
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38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015 via mobile

Whether we visit and dine in or have food delivered, the food is good, hot and tasty. I usually have chicken and broccoli, but I ask for brown sauce since I do not like the sauce that comes with it. Substitution is not an issue. The rest of my family orders beef fried rice, egg foo young and shrimp. They... More 

Thank Steve S
Batavia, Illinois
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70 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015 via mobile

East China has become a main stay for our family for several years. You get large portions for reasonable prices. The quality of the food is always top notch. Recommended for carry out or dine in.

Thank Hawksfanatic
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

When we want a good Chinese meal, we go to the East China Inn. It's menu is very diversified, tasty & reasonably priced. There is always plenty left over for me to take home for another meal. I am partial to the beef & peapods, but frankly there are so many selections, sometimes I just can't make up my mind.... More 

Thank Vivian V

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 140 W Wilson St, Batavia, IL 60510-1945
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Batavia
  • Phone Number: 630-879-7676

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