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China Hill Incorporated

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301 High St, Ellsworth, ME 04605-2503
(207) 667-5308
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DownEast and Acadia Maine, Maine
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14 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I made the mistake of trying China Hill on a Friday evening. The place is obviously popular, and I had heard good things about it. I was getting takeout dinner, to drive home half an hour away. I ordered crab rangoon appetizer and a couple of main dishes, and sat in the lobby, in the chairs right in front of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was what I expect from a Chinese place. Nothing to special but it was tasty and filling. They won some award for their Bloody Mary's... I tried one and was not impressed. Service was ok.

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Thank Mark M
Ellsworth, Maine
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106 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

My friend and I met for an early dinner and decided to have the buffet after just one peek. The salad bar is phenomenal as is the dessert bar. They have two soups to choose from and several delicious dishes including mac and cheese which is not usually on a Chinese buffet. Sushi was beautiful although I do not care... More 

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Thank JaneK473
Bunker Hill, West Virginia
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

Nasty owner, was short with me when I asked about the buffet. Food was poor quality. This is the ONLY time that we have ever thrown out our Chinese food leftovers. We used to look forward to our visits to China Hill, never again.

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Thank normanb552
Chesapeake, Virginia
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124 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

I have been here several times, and it is good, but it is typical Chinese food. It is a favorite with locals and always seems to be fairly busy.

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Thank turtleprz
Oakland, New Jersey, United States
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25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

I had scallops w/vegetables. Didn't expect too many scallops, but there was a lot, and not those tiny ones, and a big bowl of rice. I very rarely take a doggie bag, but this time I did. There was enough for a second meal,a big second meal . Husband had duck with pork and ham, and his was huge also.... More 

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Thank Kathy M
Newport, Maine
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

...always find time to eat when passing thru..great meat chow mien..best anywhere, same with the boneless ribs...plus a great buffet on weekends

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Thank michealmillet630
Standish, Maine
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016

Food was buffet - plenty - hot - $13.95 - dessert was dry but I don't usually eat it and the ice cream was good. Average buffet - no one got sick.

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Thank Shirley A
Columbia Maine
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55 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016 via mobile

Stopped and grabbed take out for my kids. Portions was very generous. Food was delicious. Will definitely go back.

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Thank Donna H
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36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

I have only eaten inside one time and the atmosphere was average for Maine. I really like the broccoli tofu and the pineapple chicken is pretty good. Buffet has a nice selection although I haven't eaten off it.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 High St, Ellsworth, ME 04605-2503
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Ellsworth
  • Phone Number: (207) 667-5308

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