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Ting's Red Lantern

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540 Boyson Rd NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402-7349
(319) 294-8666
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
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Sun - Thu 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Marion, Iowa
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Took wife and son to lunch while he was in town. We go here Witte often and the food is always excellent!!! Lunch is an especially good value. You get entree and fried or steamed rice, soup (egg drop our hot&sour), an eggroll, and a crab Rangoon for about $7.00. fast Service at lunch time to. Would highly recommend.

Thank hfo2015
Highland, Illinois
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The reviews I read about this being great food were on spot. I thoroughly enjoyed the food and loved the little neighborhood restaurant. If I lived in the neighborhood, I'd be a "regular". I loved the red lantern light fixtures. There was the oddity of not giving us our actual ticket. I would have given this an excellent rating but... More 

Thank Sher S
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Only place I go for Chinese and it never disappoints! Seriously so good. And everyone, get their pot stickers. They're the best.

Thank melanieckman
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered the hot braised chicken and an order of egg rolls. I only had to wait 10 minutes after placing my order before it was done. Food is very fresh and tasty. I have never had a bad meal here. And one of the biggest positive is the fact that I have never had them forget something from my... More 

Thank Jamie H
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

Ting's is a great choice for quick Chinese food that's always outstanding. Most people get their food to go, but the restaurant is nice too. Good service and reasonable prices. Definitely recommend this place either way!

Thank Randy B
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154 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

This visit was lunch with my parents. Two of us had the best sweet and sour chicken ever!! It was super fresh and not drowned in sauce so not sickly sweet like some places are prone to. My mother had chicken with snow peas which she said was excellent an my dad had a pork dish which we requested to... More 

Thank bleutalefly
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Good selection, good prices, good food. Most authentic tasting in the local area. Small place, fills up on Friday and Saturday nights. They do lots of take out as well.

Thank LovingIowa
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173 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

Our first visit was an evening meal. Mildly disappointed dinners don't come with a rangoon or spring roll or egg roll. We ordered potstickers and rangoons for appetizers. The potstickers were good, the rangoons were very good. We ordered Happy Family and Lemon Chicken. Both were excellent. Our bowl of steamed rice, was cold. I will be back for lunch,... More 

Thank traveler_from_Iowa
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2015

We love their lunch. You get an appetizer, soup and entree at a reasonable price. The dinner menu is the same but you pay for the appetizer and soup and the entree is HUGE, enough for 2 people especially if you get an appetizer or soup.

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

Ting's has wonderful food as well as VERY affordable prices. We pretty much only go to Ting's when we are wanting Chinese food. Nice to be able to feed our family of 5 for a very reasonable price.

Thank Misty H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $10
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 540 Boyson Rd NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402-7349
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Cedar Rapids
  • Phone Number: (319) 294-8666

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?