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Kirin Asian Cafe

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43053 Pemberton Square, #100, South Riding, VA 20152
703 542-6118
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Riverside, California
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1,516 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

They've improved vastly since opening. Very good service now, much quicker and polite. Food has always been excellent. You should still call ahead for food to go if you're in a hurry.

Thank Kauai-Biz-Traveler
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33 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

I have several options when it comes to Chinese food in the area but, when I decide to pick some up for dinner this is the one I choose. Above average egg rolls, crisp and not oily - the entrees that I've had over the years have all been very good and you can ask and they will make it... More 

Thank Jmarek5555
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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41 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2016

I have been going to Kirin Cafe for several years now, and plan on returning for a long time to come. The food is always on point and reasonably priced! Better yet, the staff is always very friendly, and remembers what we order and how we like it prepared! While the restaurant isn't usually very crowded, it seems like they... More 

Thank AreWeThereYet2011
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2016 via mobile

Our first time there (family dinner) as we responded to their menu mailer and wanted to find a better option in the South Riding area for Chinese. Good was great, portions adequate, prices very reasonable (General Tso's $12.99), all with a nice place to sit and have your meal. Good service, clean, respectable - we say goodbye to the Hunan... More 

Thank barry s
South Riding, Virginia
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2016

Since we moved to this area over 10 years ago, we have gone to this place. We love the owners and the food.

Thank sheba1913
Chantilly, Virginia
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

Stopped by on a Friday night. Tucked away in a small commercial area so was kind of surprised to find it off the beaten path. Wasn't busy so service was great. Food was very good. Portions were sizable. Had enough left over to make the size of a take out meal. Price was reasonable considering nice portion size. Would certainly... More 

Thank Erich W
northern virginia
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56 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

If you are looking for good Asian food near South Riding you should give Kirin a try. It appears that the bulk of their business is in carry-out & delivery since the restaurant is never crowded. The staff is super friendly and the food is always good. Kirin is leaps and bounds above Wong Kok (the other option for Chinese... More 

Thank princess008
South Riding, Virginia
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015

The cafe is great for either take out or dine in. It's the middle of the line, typical Chinese food place. There are other options readily available.

Thank mvs-SR
Chantilly, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

I just tried today chicken fried rice in Kirin and it was excellent taste and quality. It is not much oil like other restaurants. everything is perfect..

Thank Raj B
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16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

As a South Riding resident, I appreciate Kirin's longevity in the community and the quality of their food. Admittedly, I've never eaten in the establishment; I utilize them strictly for carry out, typically calling in my order while sitting in evening rush hour on 50! Easy to run in and pick up. Prices are competitive, menu is typical, great variety,... More 


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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43053 Pemberton Square, #100, South Riding, VA 20152
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Loudoun County  >  South Riding
  • Phone Number: 703 542-6118

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