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China Harbor Restaurant & Lounge

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630 SE Pioneer Way, Oak Harbor, Whidbey Island, WA 98277-5722
+1 360-679-1557
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Whidbey Island, Washington
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2016

it has more of a bar atmosphere....food is standard...location is uninspiring, .I remember when this place was the only Chinese restaurant on the island>

Thank 130suelleng
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2015

food was just ok...service was horrible, restaurant was very dated. I had purchased a restaurant.com gift certificate and decided to try this place out and they became rude when I showed them I wanted to use it.

Thank lisamT8454SM
Apple Valley, California
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70 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2015

This used to be pretty good but of the 2 times we ate here, the food just didn't have the good flavor it used to.

Thank Cheri H
Oak Harbor, Washington, United States
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2015

China City is always a consistent place to eat whether in Oak Harbor or Freeland. Wait staff is good and environment conducive to a good eating.

Thank Patricia C
Poulsbo, Washington
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107 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2015

I stopped by to grab dinner on the way to my hotel. They were fast, the food was great, and they have lumpia on the menu which was an unexpected bonus. I had everything I needed for a private feast in my hotel room. The restaurant was quiet so I'd like to go back sometime and eat in-house.

Thank LChambl9948
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23 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2015 via mobile

I really like their food. I always get the Hunan beef at a hotness of 3. The place doesn't look like much, on a budget? The food and the staff is the glue that holds that place together. I do recommend it a lot to others over China City because of flavor.

1 Thank Sony P
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88 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2015

Good food and decent choice on the menu with different offers at happy hour too. Service for both the restaurant and takeaway is quick, but the sauces can be a bit too garlic-y at times. Reasonably priced, will go back

Thank Chimpy28
Little Rock, Arkansas
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22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2014

The service was great! My experience was average. I order the black pepper chicken and vegetable it was very sweet, brother in law expressed his lemon chicken was sweet...but for the most part it was an average restaurant

Thank TFain1
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2014

Service was nice and friendly. Food is acceptable and the portions are decent. Nice location, within walking distance to the beach.

Thank James R
Las Vegas, Nevada
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31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2014

let me start by saying I have never written a bad review.....was always taught "if you dont have something good to say ...dont say it".......but......walked in last Sat at 4:15 for an early dinner....have been wanting to try this place!!!!....pulled up....no other cars and help wanted sign in the window.....well OK...its early yet and restaurants usually always need help....not a... More 

1 Thank yvonne h

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 630 SE Pioneer Way, Oak Harbor, Whidbey Island, WA 98277-5722
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Whidbey Island  >  Oak Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 360-679-1557

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