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China Harbor

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2040 Westlake Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109-2765
+1 206-286-1688
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good23%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible17%
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Chinese, Asian
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2040 Westlake Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109-2765
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Reviewed March 8, 2012

We went and ordered fried rice, chow mein, and my husband ordered General Chow chicken with fried rice. The food came very quickly and when we started to eat we were all disgusted. The meat in the chow mein and fried rice and not recognizable....More

Thank MaryL0305
Reviewed February 24, 2012

Looks great from the outside and seems to host many well dressed events judging by the people going in and out (I run past it regularly) however don't be fooled. The service was non existent. The water glasses were so dirty. The starters were ok...More

1  Thank seattle_thistle
Reviewed December 14, 2011

When I was young, my family had a very good chef. His name was Sun Ta, so I grew up with gourmet Chinese food. I have eaten at many Chinese restaurants in China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Singapore, London, Paris, Rome, Geneva, Tokyo, Kyoto, Bangkok, New...More

2  Thank ProfessorPHD
Reviewed October 31, 2011

I have been going to this place for about 8 years. They used to be much cheaper ($4.95 for lunch specials). They have rasied their price just a little bit ($6.95), but the quality of their food has improved over the years as well. They...More

2  Thank NS444
Reviewed July 28, 2011

The China Harbor looks great from the outside when you are driving by. We expected to have a spectacular view of Lake Union. We got there about 5pm after taking a walk in the new South Lake Union Park. We had a 2 for 1...More

1  Thank SashaStorm
Reviewed June 27, 2011

We were looking forward to eating at China Harbor all day so after a 10 mile bike ride to Golden Gardens we arrived for our 6:30 reservation. It was a beautiful day in Seattle and so we were especially thrilled to have a window table...More

Reviewed December 22, 2010

Our visit had beautiful night views overlooking Lake Union with all the houseboats decorated for Christmas below us. We enjoyed a delightful dinner at very reasonable prices and with great service. The staff were particularly kind to my toddler granddaughter. It is not a cutting...More

6  Thank glo1584
Reviewed July 9, 2010

China Harbor is in a great location - nice view of Lake Union. The food was bland and boring, vegetables overcooked, the meat was fatty, and all our dishes seemed too greasy. Our egg rolls had been sitting out long enough to be room temperature...More

3  Thank travelpeapod
Reviewed February 19, 2010

Had lunch here on a trip to Seattle/Olympics. Good Chinese food and lots of it, Very good service, great view, great value. $20 for lunch for two including tax and tip.

5  Thank Bonden-in-Florida
Reviewed February 3, 2010

My husband tooks me to this restaurant last year during the X'mas holiday. The view of lake union was nice and beautiful and the food was not that expensive and tasty!!! What a nice experience~

6  Thank winnielee88
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$12 - $12
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Scenic view, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 1:30 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 1:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2040 Westlake Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109-2765
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 206-286-1688
A culinary jewel in the Pacific Northwest, China Harbor Restaurant marries authentic Chinese cuisine with breathtaking views of Lake Union, delivering guests the tastiest view of Seattle. Since 1994, we've prided ourselves on using the highest quality ingredients in our dishes, originating from the Hunan, Szechuan, and Mandarin provinces of China. Whether you're joining us for lunch or dinner or participating in a private event, we look forward to turning your special moments into memories during your next visit.
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