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Number 1 Chinese Restaurant

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784 Garfield Pkwy, Bethany Beach, DE 19930-9219
+1 302-537-5887
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Ocean View, United States
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

Consistent and Satisfying Chinese Take Out in Bethany Beach. Always on time with orders. Often throw in extra egg rolls for us. Our favorites are Chicken and Broccoli, Singapore Noodles are excellent, and Chicken in Oyster Sauce, Steamed Vegetables. We always go for dinner, but they have excellent lunch specials.

Thank Annie P
Myerstown, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We just wanted some quick chinese takeout, and the other chinese place in town was closed, so we settled for Number 1. Delivery is offered but they were too busy so we had to pick up the food. Ok, no big deal. The food was average at best with bland being the consensus from all four adults that were partaking.... More 

Thank Geno2138
Bethany Beach, Delaware
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

We had egg roll (terrible) no protein of any kind! won ton soup (meat inside was in eatable), fried rice was OK at best, sweat & sour pork was terrible Save you money and go somewhere else!!!

Thank edkrause2
Ocean View, Delaware
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

I have been going to Number 1 since I was a kid at least a little over twenty years, and even though I try new Chinese restaurants in the area I always come back to this one. There isn't much dine in room, and the decor could use an update but honestly it adds to the charm. The staff is... More 

Thank Devokees
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

We ordered take out while at the beach for a week. The order was ready on time, tasted freshly made and they got everything right with our order for 8 people. will definitely return next time we are in Bethany.

Thank Brian T
Ocean View, Delaware
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2016

we had lunch from them the food was just average .There was enough food for several meals but i think they used to much MSG my daughter could not get to sleep that night

Thank bill e
Ocean View, Delaware
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2015

Good take-out and service. The standards here are done well, from the ribs to the egg drop soup. Love the spring rolls and chicken fried rice. More exotic choices like the duck are not as well prepared.

Thank LindaGeo
Ocean View, Delaware
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2015 via mobile

Great and modest at the same time, this tiny little Chinese restaurant in Bethany has the formula down just right. Decent prices, good location, polite and friendly, and some very nice dishes for eat-in or take out. Make sure you order early in the summertime, otherwise you may not get through on their phone lines- yes, it's that popular! I've... More 

Thank Gary A
columbia MD
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2015

The egg foo young was very good. My wife had The Vegetable Lo Mien was also good. Priced reasonable too

Thank buccnet
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33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2015

If you crave that Asian flavor while staying in Bethany Beach, here's the place you need to know about. The menu is extensive and the food...all take-out....is very good and there is lots of it. Good for the budget, too!

Thank Teamlewin

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 784 Garfield Pkwy, Bethany Beach, DE 19930-9219
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Bethany Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 302-537-5887

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