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China Chef

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2025 White Mountain Hwy, North Conway, Conway, NH 03860
+1 603-356-7327
11:30 - 21:30
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Sun - Thu 11:30 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 22:30
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269 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I needed an Asian food fixe, and the reviews looked better here than elsewhere. The soup broth is fresh, filled with veges & seafood, pan fried dumplings are housemade with thin dough wrappers (unlike a thick doughy mess I've had elsewhere around here) and the spareribs were meaty and tasty. On this early Saturday dinner just a few filled tables,... More 

Thank babbettandcaptbill
Casco, Maine
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43 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was good, but the portions were small. Close to the Hampton Inn and Suites. The prices were average.

Thank Suea21
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We went here for our New Year's Eve feast. We had Appetizer #3, peking ravioli, fried rice and chicken chow mein. Portion sizes were perfect - not a ton of leftovers. The prices were very reasonable. We will definitely head back here to get our Chinese food fix.

Thank Karen F
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53 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

We stopped in here for dinner this weekend on a trip to North Conway. The food and service are great - we're always surprised that this restaurant isn't busier, although we've heard from folks who live locally that they do a pretty good take-out business. Our rice wasn't as hot as we would have liked, but otherwise, the food was... More 

Thank torifreak12
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90 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We got the Pu Pu Platter for 2 to go as we were staying at a hotel near by. When we opened the bag, we were a little shocked at how small it was considering we paid $20.00 for it. Skip the chicken and beef teriyaki all together as they were dry and thin. It looked like someone threw some... More 

Thank Tricia L
Londonderry, New Hampshire
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59 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

We recently stayed at the Fox Ridge Resort in N. Conway and did not want to venture out to eat after a long day. We decided to eat in and order out at The China Chef. The food was ready in 15 minutes by the time I got there. The portions were a little skimpy for the price , but... More 

Thank James C
Merrimack, New Hampshire
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19 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We wondered why the prices were so low and now we understand. Only 2 other customers during Sunday lunch hour, but still it took 45 min to get our food. We were 1 adult and 3 kids. Ordered from the lunch special. Low main came and looked like a soggy soup from a can. We all got fried rice which... More 

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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

The China Chef mid-strip (Rt. 16) is sandwiched between a Comfort Inn and a Pool Hall, behind a 7-11, and yet it is a gem. The dining room is long so a little dark in the back, there is a small bar, and a brisk take-out business. The manager, Mr. Ho, is delightful, and there every time we visit, which... More 

Thank topspin1
Bedford, United States
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

We wanted Chinese takeout to avoid eating out. This worked but wasn't great. The appetizer combo was smaller than expected with only 1 spring roll and the beef teryaki being a much smaller strip of meat than I have ever experienced in the past. The General Gao's Chicken was over cooked and the pieces were too big. Same goes for... More 

Thank Kelly M
Leicester, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

I asked the hotel staff why this restaurant doesn't have a wait a mile long. they made me feel better that they specialize in take-out. My family and I eat hear every year at least twice during our family vacation. We have plenty of Chinese food restaurants around us but none of their food compares to the awesome taste of... More 

Thank Jillie H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2025 White Mountain Hwy, North Conway, Conway, NH 03860
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  White Mountains  >  Conway  >  North Conway
  • Phone Number: +1 603-356-7327

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