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802 San Bernardo Ave, Laredo, TX 78040-5026
+1 956-725-8888
12:00 - 16:00
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Nuevo Laredo, Mexico
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Thought it was very good. Better than the big buffets. I'll be back. The building, parking and service are so-so, but don't let that deter you from giving this place a try.

Thank stevekisslinger
Edinburg, Texas
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37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

While the restaurant is in an older building the food us excellent. It appears that this is the only Chinese restaurant downtown. Still when we visit Laredo I head here to enjoy their lunch menu. Realized it was a weekend and so I selected from their combination menu. Appears to be the same as the daily menu less the accompanying... More 

Thank Skypaic A
Laredo, Texas
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 August 2013

Even though parking is scarce and the place could use some fix-up, the food is excellent. No buffet, but that means your food is not waiting under heat lamp. It's prepared fresh for you when you order. Some plates take longer, like their China Border Chicken, but the hot and sour soup served early helps the wait.

1 Thank Joel J
Laredo, Texas
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100 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2013

There's American-style Chinese food, i.e., like what you get at Panda Express, high end versions of Americanized Chinese food, like P.F. Chang's, and then there's REAL CHINESE FOOD, in all its wonderful regional variations, like what you can find in the large Chinese-American communities of cities like Houston or Los Angeles. China Border is closer to Panda Express than to... More 

Thank vrmgi
Laredo, Texas
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 June 2012 via mobile

Really... you try it and will come back for more...

1 Thank Edgarva
Texas City, Texas
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117 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2012

This restaurant may be a bit of a drive, but it is so worth it. The hot and sour is pretty good, the Crab Puffs (crab Rangoon) are great! I highly recommend it. When you go ask for a menu to take with you so you can call ahead and order that way when you get there it will be... More 

2 Thank BSands12
Harare, Zimbabwe
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93 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2012

China Border is one of my favorite restaurants in Laredo, TX besides Mexican Food! Their fried rice is excellent and egg drop soup is great. Everything I have had at this restaurant is really great! It is very small inside and has very little parking out front. They always have a crowd for lunch.

1 Thank Barboo83

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 16:00
12:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 802 San Bernardo Ave, Laredo, TX 78040-5026
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Laredo
  • Phone Number: +1 956-725-8888

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?