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Leongs Asian Diner

1540 W Republic Rd, Springfield, MO 65807-5707
+1 417-887-7500
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“cashew chicken” (84 reviews)
“egg rolls” (19 reviews)
“crab rangoon” (14 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1540 W Republic Rd, Springfield, MO 65807-5707
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friends took me to this restaurant service was very good, waitress very friendly. The food was good. I would definitely eat here again.

Thank Mack184
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Lived here for over 40 years and this was our 1st time experiencing this place. We love Chinese food and have it weekly all over town. The portion sizes were what you’d expect from a lunch portion. The cost was almost double what every other...More

Thank Karenlikestovacation
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Good food and our server Abby was very sweet. We enjoyed our visit. We had the cashew chicken, crab Rangoon , hot and sour soup, and egg rolls. My husband loved the crab Rangoon and I really liked my hot and sour soup!

Thank Diane H
Reviewed 27 February 2018

Ala Carte order of Moo Goo Gai Pan to go with two egg rolls was over $18 and the serving was a single serving. Not enough to even split with two people. $6.29 for two egg rolls....really?? Other similar restaurants would be 1/2 the price...More

Thank Gary T
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

This place was really great. It was clean, smelled nice, and had a freindly staff with perfect & quick service. I had the cashew chicken which may be the best in Springfield, with crab rangoon and egg drop soup as well, they were both excellent....More

Thank Aaron H
Reviewed 29 January 2018

I am from KC. Bolings was the standard I rated Chinese by. I now rate Chinese food by Leongs. By far, the best Cashew Chicken and Hot and Sour Soup I have ever had. The other three diners enjoyed their meal. The service was excellent!...More

Thank Slyclone
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Leong's has delicious food, including its famous cashew chicken, which is now offered in restaurants worldwide. Great service, good family atmosphere, amazing food. Don't miss it.

Thank JaniceG1950
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed eating here Dec. 2017. There really seems to be a nod to the historicity of the founder's claim of originating Springfield cashew chicken. The general tso chick was AMAZING the cashew chicken was spot on and the beef lo mein was fabulous. The...More

Thank oin1313
Reviewed 25 December 2017

Have eaten here twice recently and have been very impressed with the food and service. The first time I had the famous Cashew chicken which I thought was great. Last week I had the General Chicken and an egg roll. Was also great. Egg roll...More

Thank Clark Z
Reviewed 21 December 2017

My favorite Asian food in Springfield! If you're lucky in addition to the great food you'll have an opportunity to meet the namesake, Mr. Leong who is in his 90's but still a fixture in the restaurant!

Thank kmeads05
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12 April 2016|
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Response from MsNormaJean | Reviewed this property |
Best way to determine what they do offer is to do a Google Search for "Leong's Tea House, Springfield, MO". That search will get you to their Website, and it does have their Menu. The menu is great, and I'll bet they... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 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 - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1540 W Republic Rd, Springfield, MO 65807-5707
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 417-887-7500
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