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Main Kwong Chinese Restaurant

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1407 Washington St E, Charleston, WV 25301-1936
+1 304-342-8899
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sutton, West Virginia
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Imagine chicken with no flavor or spiciness... you have the Szechuan chicken and also the Hunan chicken! Knowing real Sichuan (Szechuan) food, this is extremely unauthentic. I threw my food away after I had the first couple bites. It's only getting 2 stars because they gave us free Chinese donuts that actually had a flavor. Will never go back, try... More 

Thank Allysonxo
Columbus, Ohio
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food here is awesome...when I go here I will actually take home food for dinner. It is still warm by the time I complete the almost three hour drive and it taste great! Great Service!

Thank Tdchamp13
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Walk in order's are prepared quickly. Food is excellent, service above standard. Nice place to pick a meal to take out. Have never dined in thou.

Thank joanna_walters2002
Charleston, West Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love Main Kwan's. Everything is so delicious with speedy service. Large servings too. You can't go wrong there.

Thank Mary Z
Riverview, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 14, 2017

Ate here twice during the week I was in town for business. On both occasions, the food I got was less than what I expected. By less, I mean, it wasn't as good as I had hoped based on all the raving reviews and recommendations I got from people around. The food was definitely hot, and a ton of it... More 

Thank Matt K
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

This is the best Chinese food in West Virginia hands down!! Everything is delicious no matter how busy they are. My favorite items are the chicken lo mein, egg rolls, won ton soup and beef and broccoli.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 1, 2017 via mobile

Okay food, hard to understand when ordering via phone. I swear all Chinese food restaurants order from the sMe distributor. Tastes the same as a Chinese restaurant in another state.

Thank Sherry B
Poca, West Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 20, 2017 via mobile

They always have a special. The food is wonderful. It's us the best around Charleston. People are always very welcoming. We always enjoy eating there.

Thank Buz M
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 9, 2017 via mobile

Had General Tso with chicken fried rice and a bowl of soup...everything was good...couldn't eat it all...took it home with some Thi chicken for dinner...

Thank ragodbey
Charleston, West Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

Best Chinese Food in Charleston, everyone is friendly and remember you each time you come back by your name. Scallops are a must try. Crispy Chicken is sweet & lil spicy, chicken broccoli is good, Pepper Steak is one of my favorites. I also ask add shrooms. Owner and sons are always willing to accommodate special diets. Just ask. Nice... More 

Thank rick c

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
12:00 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 - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1407 Washington St E, Charleston, WV 25301-1936
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 304-342-8899

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