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130 E Main St, Orange, VA 22960-1655
(540) 672-1044 ‎
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place should have better reviews than it does. This is our go-to place for Chinese food for the past 4 years. I haven't been disappointed with an order yet. The folks who work here are always friendly and the food is always ready quickly.

Thank voliza
Corydon, Indiana
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Happy Gardens was highly recommended by the staff at the Holiday Inn Express. The fact that they would deliver was a big plus for us. We ordered Crab Rangoon, Egg Drop Soup, Spring Egg Rolls and Sweet & Sour Chicken with rice. We didn't have to wait very long for delivery. Everything except the Crab Rangoon was very good. I'm... More 

Thank John K
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have ate at the restaurant for many years and their food is good. They have a variety of meals ranging from eggrolls to pork lo mein, rice and vegetables.Their eggrolls are my favorite to eat.

Thank jak1978
Orange, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

Very friendly young owners serving good Chinese food at a fair price. They have a pretty extensive menu with both dine-in and carry out available.

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

Recommended twice to us by locals as the best Chinese in town (I would be surprised if there are more than two) we tried it on Saturday night. I was surprised it wasn't busier. The menu offers three chef's special dishes, chef recommended dishes as well as a fairly extensive assortment of traditional Chinese-American dishes. We tried the fried dumplings... More 

Thank Mrfiz
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016 via mobile

Had a hankering for Chinese food and I was NOT disappointed. They had great cheese wontons, pork wontons, and broccoli in garlic sauce (ordered as spicy) which was superb, and overall a great meal. Will definitely order from them again.

Thank SirReal616
Madison, VA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2016

SO comforting to know you can go to your favorite, home-town Chinese restaurant and know you will have a meal you will LOVE! Tonight we were in a bit of a hurry and just wanted a simple dinner to share, so we stopped at Happy Gardens in Orange, Va., for chicken lo-mein. Our meal was on the table in five... More 

Thank AnnieMadison_VA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

Hot and Sour soup is on point, they do a good lo mein and egg fu young is awesome.. crispy eggrolls are a plus

Thank nancyb191
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016

Typical Chinese buffet fare. Not a huge selection, but everything was hot and tasted good. Will definitely eat here again.

Thank Darlene T
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015 via mobile

Best Chinese food in the town of Orange. Yeah yeah, "There's only two Chinese places anyhow!" Well, this one is the best and the other isn't. This is my (and everyone I know) go to in Orange for good, cheap lunch. Skip the Great Fall or whatever it is. Eat here.

Thank Jesse R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Asian, Chinese
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130 E Main St, Orange, VA 22960-1655
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Orange
  • Phone Number: (540) 672-1044 ‎

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