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1923 Electric Rd, Salem, VA 24153-7401
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

I stopped in for a quick meal and was pleasantly surprised. The service and prices were great but the food was awesome! I had sesame fried tofu and fried rice.

Thank Julie B
Salem, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016

We eat here about once a month for the Sunday buffet. Everything is good and fresh on the buffet. It is the only Chinese restaurant in Salem that we go to.

Thank Spartan24153
Salem, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

The food and service are very good. Prices are reasonable. The employees are very pleasant. It is one of the few places that is quiet with no TV's or loud music. It's easy to enjoy conversation along with good food. Highly recommend it.

Thank becky w
Seguin, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

Excellent, prompt service. Good selection of options on the buffet tables. Hot green tea to perfection. Very satisfying!

Thank Gary H
Salem, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

I've eaten and taken out from this restaurant. The food is great and the service is too. They are friendly and helpful. We love the beef and broccoli from here. Szechuan Chinese is our go to Chinese restaurant. It is always a pleasant experience.

Thank Needleworker
Salem, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

My favorite chinese restaurant in the area. Always consistent with their food quality. This is where I take my family and business clients for good chinese. Great take out and delivery.

Thank Mike A
Roanoke, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

Szechuan Chinese has a good reputation and we had eaten there before 3 years ago. We found the service to be excellent and the food was nice. We did note that SMG was excessive; so if you have sensitivities or fluid retention issues, you might steer clear.

Thank rongaskins
Peabody, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016 via mobile

Clean restaurant and attentive service. Food was of good quality with many choices. Fork and spoon with no knife was a little unusual. Prices were reasonable and it seemed like a popular local spot. Good option if you are looking for Asian food, but not the "local find" that I look for when we travel.

Thank David H
Salem, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

The egg rolls are small by some standards but the flavor is good. The hot and sour soup has chunks of tofu and lots of veggies. The chicken with vegetables Szechuan style is one of our favorites. If you don't like it hot they are happy to prepare a milder version too. We like to forgo the white rice and... More 

Thank VAtouring
Roanoke VA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016

Food is consistently good. Portions are good. Fast, friendly staff. Good buffet as well...you can't go wrong here!!

Thank LisaVA

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1923 Electric Rd, Salem, VA 24153-7401
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: 540-387-9869

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