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Route 28, Old Forge, NY
+1 315-369-2102
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 6, 2016

Tired at the end of the day and just wanted something to bring back to the hotel and went to Bamboo which we found out is the same people that owned the Lion King that we used to stop at when snowmobiling years ago . The food was really tasty. We ordered egg rolls that were crisp and not greasy,... More 

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Thank Ariel S
New Hartford, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 27, 2016 via mobile

Some of the best Chinese food I have ever eaten. Every time on my way thru Old Forge I stop live the beef and broccoli and the fried rice.

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Thank Ann K
Syracuse, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2014

Good menu, nice family, nicely prepared and packaged. Would go back and recommend! Liked the tofu dishes and soups.

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Thank klruct123
Schenectady, NY
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

We have a house in Old Forge on First Lake and when we come up, this is the first place I have to come!! It is the best Chinese food I have ever had! Love it here and the owners are so warm and friendly:) would recommend this to everyone!

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Thank panzer8
Old Forge, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 24, 2014

Although it is the only Chinese restaurant in the area, I never have a complaint. Family run and always the freshest, hottest meal. Great General Tso Shrimp. Always one of my favorites.

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Thank JOHN_C_OldForge
Montague NJ
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 10, 2014

This is great Chinese food and the value is excellent. we go here every time we are in town. My husband and I love it.

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Thank Charmaine M
Rochester, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2013

Stopped here for lunch the other day and what a disappointment. This had to of been the worst Chinese food I ever ate....well only tried it then threw it in the garbage. Hot/sour soup was gross as well as the rest of the chicken dishes we had. First and last time!

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Thank timvf101
Long Lake, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 14, 2013

We ordered take-out for lunch and ate in the park nearby. It was our 20th wedding anniversary and we had eaten Chinese in a park for our honeymoon. Not such a good choice. Our pork chow mien had about 1-2 pieces of grizzly meat and had no flavor. The same can be said for my meal choice, chicken lo mien.... More 

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Thank Carol T
Lansing, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 1, 2013

The food is great! The price is right. The dining room is clean. Our favorite chinese food from any where we have lived or traveled.

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Thank sewilder
Portsmouth, New Hampshire
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2012

We stopped here on our way through town for lunch. The food tasted good and was plentiful. They had places to sit and eat, but it was not a restaurant where you order from a waitress. We ordered and paid at the counter, and they called to us when it was ready and we went and got it ourselves and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route 28, Old Forge, NY
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Old Forge
  • Phone Number: +1 315-369-2102

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