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China Light Fast Foods

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571 Broadway, Bangor, ME 04401-3337
+1 207-947-6750
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Meridian, New York
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We waited an hour and a half for them to deliver out food. Food was bland and needed soy sauce but they didn't give us any. What Chinese restaurant doesn't include soy sauce with their delivery?!! Worst Lo Mein I have ever had. Will never order from this place again.

Thank Carrie R
Bangor, Maine
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36 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 10, 2016

China Light is my families favorite Chinese in town. It is small but we usually do carry out. They have the best egg rolls around.

Thank davidwyankowsky
Lebanon, New Hampshire
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 2, 2016

A wonderful surprise - incredibly fresh tasting ingredients, prepared perfectly, and very inexpensive. We ordered two combination plates to go - chicken lo mein was particularly good, with huge chunks of tender chicken! Lots of great food for a great price. We'll go whenever we are in town!

Thank Yomama2013
Bangor, Maine
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103 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2015

My family eats here at least twice each month. One of the meals we ordered was the House Special Fried Rice. There was an entire egg shell mixed up in there. Perhaps when they cracked it they were going too fast and accidentally tossed it in the food instead of the trash. We tried to over-look the first piece, until... More 

Thank MaineTravelFan
Nova Scotia, Canada
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22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 19, 2015 via mobile

They don't really have combination plates consisting of 4 items, which we are used to ordering. They have 2 item plates, but managed to get what we wanted. We had enough food to eat twice! For the amount and quality of the food we paid $16 there but in nova Scotia we would have paid around $40! The food was... More 

Thank tracyromeril
Bangor, Maine
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88 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 16, 2015

For over 30 years, China Light has provided fast, inexpensive Cantonese food for the Bangor area. The wonton soup is as good as it gets and the subgum chicken chow mein remains a standout. Where they attempt different schools of Chinese cooking, they are not as high quality, but their Tofu Family Style is a great bargain.

Thank Metsfan123
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43 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2014

This restaurant is located in the town long time. They are quick and professional. You can find the good deal here. You are very full after finishing the meal here absolutely with a good price. Probably, cheapest in the town. However, it is not the best Chinese place in the town. I wouldn't recommend for fried rice and teriyaki beef.... More 

Thank popo_kuki
Bangor, Maine
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89 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 22, 2014

This is Chinese Fast Food- lots of the standards they just get them ready quick. Only a few seats to sit in, they make bank on take out. Though I am not a vegetarian I really like the Szechuan Spicy Tofu. I have never left here hungry- serving sizes are always good. They have added delivery. Prices are excellent. If... More 

Thank TommyC65_Bangor
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 17, 2014 via mobile

I have tried Chinese takeout from every place in Bangor and China Light is by far the best in the area. The reviews i have read here are absolutly ridiculous and my advice to anybody reading them is to try this place and form your own opinion. I order takeout/delivery once a week for the past 20+ years and i... More 

Thank jmiletich
Bangor, Maine, United States
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 21, 2013

We have always gotten our Chinese takeout at China Light. Lately it has been dry and tasteless, it use to be so good! Last night we thought we would try it one last time and it was awful, dried out pork, chicken overdone and dry, even the rice was terrible and tasteless. The dog couldn't even chew it! You lost... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian, Fast Food
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Delivery
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 571 Broadway, Bangor, ME 04401-3337
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Bangor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-947-6750

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?