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Red Lantern

1200 Athens Ave, Lincoln, CA 95648-9328
+1 916-408-8326
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor23%
  • Terrible5%
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“dumplings” (3 reviews)
“crab claws” (2 reviews)
Open Now
16:00 - 23:00All hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
1200 Athens Ave, Lincoln, CA 95648-9328
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Reviewed yesterday

Overall, the Casino has 5 Good areas to eat. These include the Steakhouse, the Cafe, the Buffet, the Red Lantern and the Food Court. The Red Lantern's service is fast and you get a significant amount of food.

Thank John F
Reviewed 3 days ago

Had Pot Stickers and General's Chicken with Hot Tea. Everything was fine, but to pay $20+ for an appetizer and a plate, it is a much better value to get the buffet. Unfortunately for me, I needed dinner at 9:15 and the buffet had closed...More

Thank Rdsxfan
Reviewed 12 June 2017

The appetizer platter was okay, the fried rice is inedible! Everything in this place smells and tastes like cigarette smoke.

Thank Julie N
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Yes, not only do they have Chinese food there, it is really, really good!!! For years now, we have stopped by the Red Lantern for Chinese Food when we go to the Thunder Valley Casino for our gaming needs. This time we decided why not...More

Thank nascarbilly
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Very pleasant dinner venue. Excellent Chinese cuisine with wide and reasonably priced menu. Service was great even if feeling a little rushed. We ordered the Super Set Value Plate Dinner for two people minimum. Menu includes appetizers, soup, choice of 18 entrees (one per each...More

Thank mdomino
Reviewed 10 April 2017

A trip of total pampering! From arrival to departure surrounded with beautiful art , decor and furnishings.

Thank Betty J. L
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Very good restaurant. Recently I started to come back here, after being absent for atleast 2-3years...why? In prior years they had probably THE best dim sum in the north state.!!.then overnight they changed menu..place was less busy then they only opened for dinner. A few...More

Thank Willem V
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

We visit the Red Lantern often, we enjoy the ambiance, the food and the fast & friendly staff. Chinese food & sushi too. The food is tasty & authentic. You wouldn't even notice you're in a casino. A little pricey but worth it and you...More

Thank punkin1919
Reviewed 13 March 2017

When the front desk highly recommended it as the equivelelnt of their steak house, I was prepared for high prices. What I found was mid priced but really wonderful food. I ate there on my first night and ate nowhere else. See my specific ratings...More

Thank bob n
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Excellent ambiance and great Chinese food. The vegetables are very fresh. Love this restaurant and make a habit of going there every time i'm at Thunder Valley.

Thank renkogold
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
16:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 01:00
16:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 Athens Ave, Lincoln, CA 95648-9328
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: +1 916-408-8326
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