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Chinatown Inn

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520 3rd Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-2107
+1 412-261-1292
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“egg rolls” (13 reviews)
“wonton soup” (5 reviews)
“peas” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
520 3rd Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-2107
Neighborhood: Downtown
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We go here for lunch sometimes once a week. This place is wonderful. The food is always great. Never a disappointment. They are quick.

Thank SouthhillsCritic
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a waitress from Taiwan who was exceptionally sweet. Service was incredible, we did not need to ask for anything. She kept our tea flowing, ice waters filled, and made sure we had everything we needed. Food was excellent, we had egg rolls, beef...More

Thank akeefe23
Reviewed April 2, 2017

we were here for dinner on new year's eve. it was just what we were looking for. complimentary tea before dinner, and low lighting. perfect. the food was delicious, we loved everything. service was excellent, as well. beautiful building and free parking!

Thank mandieburns
Reviewed March 7, 2017

I had a reason to be in downtown Pittsburgh at lunchtime so stopped for takeout. First time at Chinatown Inn in 31 years! They were busy, but able to seat everybody at the Noon hour. The Chicken Fried Rice was good and came with white...More

Thank restaurantreview243
Reviewed February 23, 2017 via mobile

It had been years since I had food from Chinatown Inn. I became a fan when I discovered their chicken egg rolls (a rarity at most Chinese restaurants). They are JUMBO and not expensive at all. Delicious! I also got an order of chicken fried...More

Thank Anniebelle38
Reviewed December 16, 2016 via mobile

The food was great and the service was awesome. The staff is very friendly and nice. I would definitely recommend this place for anyone who likes nice and friendly staff. I definitely go here again. Once again I have to say that I am very...More

Thank Raven Jinxx C
Reviewed November 23, 2016

I have been to this restaurant several times. Unfortunately this visit was problematic. The waitress was clearly having issues. She arrived at ur table of 5 promptly and asked to take a drink order. We ordered drinks and she came back and said that they...More

2  Thank Donald T
Reviewed October 27, 2016

Had to go downtown and found myself hungry after the activity, but not wanting to move my car since I had already paid for parking. This was a stones throw from where I was so I opted to give it a try. It was peak...More

Thank Marybeth S
Reviewed October 25, 2016

My family and I have been going to Chinatown Inn for decades. The decor is rather plain as many Asian restaurant. The service is friendly and efficient. The food is Cantonese for the most part. For basic Chinese food, it is done well and the...More

Thank OntheBikeTrail
Reviewed August 24, 2016

If you're looking for great Chinese food in downtown Pittsburgh, look no further. We tried this restaurant based on a "Chinese Food Near Me" query to Siri. We lucked out! I've been so dissatisfied with other Chinese food I've eaten recently, but the Chinatown Inn...More

1  Thank Dubu4
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 520 3rd Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-2107
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 412-261-1292
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