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China East

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6838 Piedmont Center Plz, Gainesville, VA 20155-4034
+1 703-753-2166
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible21%
Jul 21, 2017
“Best in the area”
Jul 6, 2017
“Not good, even basic items were bad”
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
6838 Piedmont Center Plz, Gainesville, VA 20155-4034
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Reviewed July 21, 2017 via mobile

This is, hands down, the best Chinese in the area. Don't let the empty restaurant fool you. I think most folks just do take out in the area. I've worked my way through the menu and I highly recommend the Eight Treasure bean curd. I...More

Thank hr1487
Reviewed July 6, 2017

I saw a couple people in my area suggest this place, so I thought I'd give it a try. Unfortunately, the food was not good at all. Anytime I try a new asian food place, I stick to the basics to make sure they can...More

Thank David H
Reviewed September 12, 2016

ordered takeout , was warmly greeted on arrival, food was ready, ordered roast pork lo-mein,veg lo-mein , general tso and orange chicken, all very good and yummy, we are also repeat customers. will be back for sure.

Thank Bob-gainesville
Reviewed August 30, 2016

Let me start off by saying this is the best tasting and best priced Chinese food in the area. Better then East Ocean, better then Asian Garden, the best. I keep a running tally on my takeout menu of new dishes that I have tried....More

Thank hr1487
Reviewed January 16, 2016

I have been going here for 3-4 years. The food is always on par and excellent and I have never been disappointed. Over the years I have got to know the owners. They are really nice, but I don't eat there because they haven't learned...More

Thank stasva
Reviewed October 25, 2015

The food was good but they they have terrible service. They are extremely rude and don't know what excellent customer service means. You would think that they would want their restaurant to close with they way they behave with their customers.

Thank VTF00dLover
Reviewed August 27, 2015 via mobile

We found this restaurant when we moved to Gainesville in 2007 and have not been disappointed yet! Also owners are real nice.

1  Thank Tim G
Reviewed July 14, 2015

Very delicious. Would certainly recommend this restraint to anyone looking for fantastic Chinese Food. They offer a wide variety of options. Everything my family and I have tried has been wonderful! Overall: Magnificent!

Thank HeidiBethVirginia
Reviewed February 10, 2015

The meals were average, but the service was horrid. The servers seemed to be irritated that folks came in for a meal. Really disappointing all around. I'm a big believer in second chances. I may wait til spring to try gain....if they are still open.

Thank Debpsi
Reviewed November 9, 2014

We now go to China East once a week for takeout, as their food is outstanding: fresh, properly cooked, abundant and very tasty. It worries us that when we go to pick up our order, we are often the only ones there. Finally, when we...More

Thank Amy A
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
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  • Address: 6838 Piedmont Center Plz, Gainesville, VA 20155-4034
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Prince William County  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 703-753-2166
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