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Evergreen Chinese Restaurant

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505 N Main St, Elmira, NY 14901-2105
607-732-8001
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Elmira Heights, New York
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70 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

The outside of this place is kind of scary looking. It's not in the greatest part of town, but the food is wonderful. Best chinese food in town hands down. The service is always friendly and if you get delivery they're fast.

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Thank Jessica D
Elmira, New York
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47 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016

Evergreen Chinese Restaurant is not what you would normally identify as a Restaurant. It's VERY SMALL with three or four tables where people normally call and pick up their orders. The food is fairly good but salty tasting. I once picked up shrimp and egg rolls to go and they were put in a paper bag. By the time I... More 

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Thank Charles M
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2015

please check the food before eating it !!!!! or get your money back ! i use to eat here al the time yet kinda scared now cause of all what people are saying about the roaches yet it is true that we found a roach in our food !! it was nasty period!!!!!

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Thank Carmen V
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 via mobile

They have the best food ever!!!! The price is great too!! fast service... I will never go to another Chinese Restaurant...There the best!!!!Thanks for the great food!!!!! DELICIOUS!!!

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Thank Kathleen T
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7 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

my boyfriend said he found a roach in his food this isnt right n i heard about the health dept coming to inspect there kitchen it wasnt good!!!!!

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Thank Carmen V
Horseheads, New York
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7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

We are local, we never eat there, because its small and cramped. However the food is great. We know if we want good chinese food and do not want to gamble on a new place, we go here. We order here almost every time we want chinese, and prolly every couple months or so. Always fresh and hot. Delivery costs... More 

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Thank metulburr
Rochester, New York, United States
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 via mobile

I had been craving Chinese food and ordered from Evergreen. This was my first time getting food from Evergreen. The restaurant's interior is not impressive at all...small with space heaters and the typical faded pictures of food on the walls. Service and speed were both excellent. The food was better than average. I had the egg drop/wonton soup and Dragon... More 

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Thank TRJ1963
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 via mobile

Plenty of food but nothing special- I wouldn't go out of my way to visit this one. Pretty typical of over fried, over-sauced, not very fresh food; again, pretty typical of the average Chinese restaurants found in thousands of small towns across the land.

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Thank Lorry C
Elmira, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

With numerous chinese resturants in the area, Evergreen has the best around. Good flavor on all the dishes I've tried (my favorite is the General Tso's combo platter). They offer delivery to a wider area than their competitors. It can be frustrating ordering over the phone on a busy day (I was on hold for approximately 8 minutes before they... More 

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Thank Dan T
Elmira, New York
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22 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

we love the food here. you get a lot of food for a great price.. very friendly people who work there.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 505 N Main St, Elmira, NY 14901-2105
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Elmira
  • Phone Number: 607-732-8001

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