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725 University City Blvd, Blacksburg, VA 24060-2705
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Christiansburg, Virginia
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35 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

Conveniently located by Virginia Tech, they serve good food at a reasonable price. Great hot and sour soup, pork buns, sesame noodles and fried pork dumplings. Their sauces are their own creation and delicious. I just wish they offered steamed dumplings as well.

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Thank Boinie56
PA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2016

Lunch was quick and good. Its the kind of place where you might by two items to make a combo lunch. Prices are very reasonable. Small area for sit down, but the take out appeared to be hopping. We tried a soup and a cold noodle. Excellent.

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Thank Playswdogs
United States
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 4, 2016

Very simple menu with dumpling and cold noodles, not really a full meal for me. Dumpling tasted good, cold noodle was fine. I think they use peanut sauce for the cold noodle, double check if you are allergic to it.

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Thank kawaii5
Blacksburg, Virginia
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35 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

Marco and Luca offers a handful of items and drinks but really people only go for the dumplings which are really tasty and come drowned in a spicy soy sauce. Just try it and you'll know if you just like it or if you'll become a regular. Skip the sides: they aren't nearly as good as the dumplings and are... More 

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Blowing Rock, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 18, 2016

Ran in to grab a quick bite at Marco & Luca. Fried dumplings were fresh and tasty, excellent sauce, very flavorful. Cold noodles with cucumber and peanut butter sauce is a favorite, and theirs did not disappoint. A hearty portion too. A must when in Blacksburg.

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Thank travelingbillbury
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 6, 2016 via mobile

Walked in and saw a very very small menu and got a little concerned, but don't let that alter your decision. Easily the best fried dumplings I've ever had and their Marco Luca soy sauce is amazing. Definitely coming here again.

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Thank Griffin J
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2015 via mobile

Wow! The dumplings are a must. In fact get two orders! The cold noodles are something I've never had but spectacul! The pork buns are yummy too. GO!

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Thank csrockclimber
Earth
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2015

This little place has become one of our favorite lunch stops. It's in between BBT and Panera, and very easy to miss, unless you're looking for it. I was impressed with the simplicity of the kitchen. It's about the size of mine at home, and very tidy. The menu is easy to figure out, as they offer only a few... More 

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Radford, Virginia
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115 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 11, 2015 via mobile

We love great Chinese (like China town San fran, Boston, etc)) .. Best place in the NRV for dumplings and buns.. The sauce is priceless as is the cost for your snack (3.50$ dumplings and 2.50$ Barbeque pork buns) 1$ Soda. Wish they had rice or a hot noodle, but so happy to have authentic Asian that's good and tasty..

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Blacksburg, Virginia
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133 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 11, 2015

Food's not bad but you can save some $$$ by buying and cooking the same brand dumplings and buns found at local international markets

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Fast Food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 725 University City Blvd, Blacksburg, VA 24060-2705
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Blacksburg

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