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3846 100th St, Urbandale, IA 50322-2048
515-270-8781
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11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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New Virginia, Iowa
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47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

When I'm in the area this is my goto place to get my chinese food fix. During lunch they offer 2 or 3 specials apart from their regular menu. I always order the the empress shrimp. It comes with 1 spring roll and 1 crab rangoon and soap. I usually just get 2 spring rolls. My son also loves this... More 

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Thank Redrocker85
Urbandale, Iowa
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63 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

We get carry out at least once a month. It is the better choice in the Waukee/Urbandale area. Good value as price is inexpensive so we don't get too picky in the taste. Never had s bad meal.

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Thank Diana R
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

Normal Chinese lunch. 6.00. Crab Rangoon were hard and fair not good or great but ok for lunch. Girl taking orders was rude and abrupt. Just asked a question about what came with the lunch and she was rude like it was a big bother that I was going to buy food from there. The Orange chicken was pretty good.... More 

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Thank Bridget B
Polk City, Iowa
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016 via mobile

Tried this strip mall Chinese place and wish I hadn't. Crabby service and bland food and within and hour it went right through my wife and I. It's cheap and it was hot when served. That's the only positives. We eat Chinese 2-3 times a week and this will never be on our list of places to go.

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Thank carltree
Des Moines
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114 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2016 via mobile

Food is typically priced from $5-$10, but the food is so fresh and hot and never dry. The Kung pao chicken is excellent. Waukee location is better, but this place never disappoints.

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Thank Casey Y
Kissimmee, Florida
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97 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

Fast, delicious, cheap. What could be better? NOTHING! There's a reason they win the Cityview awards for best Chinese Take Out. They are THE BEST!

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Thank Mark R
Urbandale, Iowa
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

This is low on The Ambiance Scale but the food is good, priced right and a good value. It is consistently good and the people are nice. A lot of people seem to like it as it is usually crowded at lunchtime during the week.

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Thank marygee1390
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45 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015 via mobile

Best Empress chicken I have had. For a small strip mall place you would never expect the quality of food that you get.

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Thank MNMAVS
Urbandale, Iowa
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97 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The people are always nice and the soups are super sized. Nothing is wrong with this restaurant, just nothing stands out as amazing.

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Thank Kathie S
Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts
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75 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

It was with trepidation that I went into Tsing Tsao with my son. The menu does not impress, and the prices would make you think you are getting substandard Chinese food. They take your order, take your money, and direct you to take a table. No sooner than you've chosen a table and sat down your meal is being delivered... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3846 100th St, Urbandale, IA 50322-2048
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Urbandale
  • Phone Number: 515-270-8781

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