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Ocean City Chinese Restaurant

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5 W Main St, Marshalltown, IA 50158-4942
+1 641-753-8006
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good50%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (3 reviews)
“soup” (2 reviews)
“piping hot” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
5 W Main St, Marshalltown, IA 50158-4942
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Reviewed May 24, 2017

The buffet Ocean City Chinese Restaurant is large enough to accommodate larger families and groups. The food is excellent and atmosphere is family friendly.

Thank Duan A
Reviewed May 22, 2017

Absolutely the best chinese food in town always hot and fresh good for lunch specials and dinner as well

Thank johnlukehart
Reviewed April 10, 2017

Having Sunday dinner at Ocean City Chinese Restaurant is one of our favorites. It is usually immediate seating, friendly staff and since it is before 3 the luncheon menu is available. Service is prompt and the food including soup and egg roll varied and usually...More

Thank Nocoverage
Reviewed April 10, 2017

Having spent the winter in Naples Fl. we returned home the day of your eldest granddaughters birthday. She requested her birthday dinner at Ocean City. The food is second only to the Chinese restaurant in Naples. The food is excellent and the service is great....More

Thank randmbaud
Reviewed August 23, 2016

Best Asian/Chineese food in area. Always friendly, hot and quick service. Great take out and almost always ready after phone call and .10 minute drive.

Thank David T
Reviewed May 31, 2016

This is a favorite restaurant. I have had probably half of the items on the menu and have enjoyed them all. Great flavor and portions. Service in house is prompt and pleasant. Great carry out as well.

1  Thank WAYNE S
Reviewed May 30, 2016

We ate at Ocean City Chinese Restaurant on a recent visit to Marshalltown, IA. The location in the old downtown was interesting. The other nearby businesses were closed at the time but we are looking forward to going back when they are open and visit...More

Thank Mark G
Reviewed May 22, 2016

Appetizers were Great. Egg rolls and crab Rangoon crisp and hot. We had 6 assorted entrees and all delicious. Egg foo young different from what I normally have but very good. Wonderful crispy noodles to put in soup or entrees. Definitely best Chinese in town.

Thank Carolea G
Reviewed February 17, 2016

There was 4 of us there for lunch over the noon hour. there were several people but not packed by any means. we came in at different times then they forgot about us and I had to find a waitress to tell her we wanted...More

Thank MarciaKay
Reviewed December 11, 2015

This is the best Chinese in town. Everything is freshly made and can be made to order. If you like spicy, they can make it that way too.

Thank myskisky
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
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 - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 W Main St, Marshalltown, IA 50158-4942
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Marshalltown
  • Phone Number: +1 641-753-8006
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