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China Star

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24437 Russell Rd Suite 120, Kent, WA 98032
+1 253-850-7070
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Austin, Texas
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127 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 4, 2016

I hesitated to dine at China Star because the signage and outward appearance is dated, but the food is very good and servings large. A good value with friendly service.

Thank Phil F
Kent, WA
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193 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 17, 2016

China Star puts out consistently good Chinese food. We love their wonton soup. It is not salty like most others. Honestly we haven't ordered anything that we have not liked. We like ordering the family dinner. We always get two meals from it. It heats up great.

Thank LibbySei
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34 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2015 via mobile

Holy cow I am beyond happy and grateful that this place is so close by. I moved to Kent about 3 months ago. I have been to several restaurants here and this is the BEST across all the boards. I am in love with this place. Its also one of the cheaper places to eat in Kent. I had the... More 

Thank Lindseyrc
Kent, WA
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193 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 9, 2015

China Star is a good overall Chinese Restaurant. Their wonton soup is really good. They have complete family meals, individual meals or individual family dishes. The staff is very friendly.

1 Thank LibbySei
Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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90 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 13, 2015 via mobile

We decided to eat here, because it was the closest thing to our hotel (right next door), and we felt like Asian food over American that night. The restaurant is pretty typical Chinese style, not the cleanest, but not run down. There is a bar/lounge in a separate room near the entrance. Typical menu, all of the standard Chinese American... More 

Thank charley-marley
Conifer, Colorado
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 18, 2015

Frozen bbq pork, not kidding with take out, hot and sour was bland cabbage soup, no meat. Just some cabbage specimen. Should have known with nobody dining

2 Thank Thom R
Kent, Washington
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 18, 2015

We had seen so many great reviews that we thought we should try this "neighborhood gem." YUK!!!! It might have passed for great Chinese food in the Midwest in the 1950's but it wasn't even as good as the cheapo-take out places in food courts. Someone's Chinese grandmother would be rolling in her grave if she knew what slop the... More 

1 Thank Carol D
Tucson, Arizona
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65 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 2, 2014

This restaurant was right next to the hotel. I walked in to order and they offered to bring it by the hotel when it was ready. It did not take long to arrive. The food was very good. I had sweet and sour chicken.

Thank leecabug
Honolulu, Hawaii
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135 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2014

It's not bad, the food could be a little less oily. Some dish was a little salty. The food lacks that wok taste and flavor. You know when they cook with the intense heat from the wok it imparts a unique flavor, that's missing from their food. Biggest gripe they turn off the a/c to conserve electricity which is ok... More 

Thank asiatravler29
Riverside, California
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651 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2014

We stopped here for a take out dinner. The restaurant is next door to the Best Western hotel. The staff were friendly. The menu is full of choices with a variety of dishes and combinations. Everything we ordered was well prepared and very tasty. We would go back if we were in the area.

1 Thank Chuck8700

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
11:30 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: 24437 Russell Rd Suite 120, Kent, WA 98032
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Kent
  • Phone Number: +1 253-850-7070

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