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Chin's Restaurant

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4114 Maccorkle Ave SE, Charleston, WV 25304-1637
+1 304-925-1080
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17:00 - 21:30
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 21:30
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 14:00
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Charleston, West Virginia
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221 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

If you want real, authentic Chinese food, Chin's is the place you need to call. My wife and I would rather call and go pick it up rather than ordering from a delivery Chinese food restaurant. They do it right and they do it plenty. I had the General Chins(Tsos) Chicken and chicken was crunchy, the sauce was thick and... More 

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Thank Coach T
Eleanor C, Owners's daughter at Chin's Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you Coach T for the nice review! We love to hear from our customers. As a family owned and operated restaurant, we are pleased to provide our loyal customers with the BEST Chinese Cuisine in the Kanawha Valley. We look forward to seeing you soon! More 

Houston, Texas
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56 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

They don't do it like Chin's these days. It's a very elegant, relaxing, old school Chinese restaurant. Probably the most authentic fine-dining Chinese in the area. The food is prepared fresh and is always delicious. The menu has a lot to choose from. Perfect for a quiet evening out with a date for delicious food. It has a fine-dining feel... More 

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4 Thank EatOutAllDay
Eleanor C, Owner's daughter at Chin's Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear EatOutAllDay - Thank you very much for the kind words. As a family owned and operated business in Kanawha City since 1985, we strive to provide the best authentic Chinese cuisine for our customers. Look forward to your next visit. More 

Charleston, West Virginia
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2016

I have eaten Chinese food every where in Charleston and other cities and states and Chins it by far the best that I have ever had

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4 Thank don58947
Eleanor C, Owner's Daughter at Chin's Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you don58947 for taking the time to write such a nice review. As a family owned and operated restaurant, it is always good to hear from our customers. We look forward to your next visit! More 

Parkersburg, West Virginia
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272 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 315 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2016

absolutely love this small chinese restaurant!...it's family owned and you can feel it right when you enter...i'm an out of towner and have eaten here maybe 8 or 10X's in the past 20 years...hardly a regular, but i've eaten here enough to know i LOVE it...almost always get duck, but have tried others...their crab rangoon is small and very crispy...probably... More 

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5 Thank mjpk25
Eleanor C, Owner's duaghter at Chin's Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you mjpk25 for the kind words and we appreciate your visits when you are in Charleston. Many of our customers have been loyal patrons for well over 40+ years (our first restaurant was in South Charleston in the mid 70s). Our customers have seen our family grow over the years and we feel they are all a part of... More 

Charleston, West Virginia
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2015

I ordered Shrimp with lobster sauce for my wife, and crab rangoon for myself, to go. The prices are 30 to 40% higher than other chinese restaurants, in the Charleston area. That's fine, if the food is good. But, the food wasn't good. The Crab Rangoon was terrible, tasted like it was cooked the day before. Very little filling inside,... More 

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Thank MikeShaggy
Eleanor C, Onwer's Daughter at Chin's Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback MikeShaggy. We appreciate all comments. My apologies that the meal you ordered was not to your liking. We are a family owned and operated restaurant that has been serving the Kanawaha Valley in this locaton since 1985 and we have many loyal customers. Our food is prepared to order with only the freshest ingredients. Have... More 

Charleston, West Virginia
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2015

I have been eating at Chin's for many years and they are consistently great. I have never had a bad meal there and the service is always excellent.

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2 Thank tom h
Eleanor C, Owner's Daughter at Chin's Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you Tom H for the nice review. We appreacite your business and look forward to your next visit. More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2015 via mobile

This was definitely delicious was fabulous bought1 dinner for one free for birthday was awesome and unexpected surprise savings

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1 Thank Michelle S
Eleanor C, Owner;s Daughter at Chin's Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you Michelle S for the nice review! We look forward to seeing you soon! More 

South Charleston, West Virginia
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69 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2015

Mr. Chin and family have been serving up tasty Chinese for years in this little spot. The restaurant is simple and clean, and the food is consistently fantastic - freshly prepared, served steaming hot - egg rolls are not to be beat! They also do take-out and call-ins. Hours are limited to lunch and dinner, closed for a few hours... More 

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1 Thank stenowriter
Eleanor C, Owner's Daughter at Chin's Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for the nice review. We appreciate your business! More 

Raleigh, North Carolina
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52 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2014

We visited Chin's because of the great reviews, so we were excited to try it. The restaurant decor is very nice and the customer service was great. There were four people in our party, and we each ordered a different entree. We all agreed that this is the worst Chinese food we've every had. Sorry.

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1 Thank MelbaQ
Eleanor C, Owners' daughter at Chin's Restaurant, responded to this review

Dear Diner - We are sorry to hear you did not enjoy your meal. We have been in business in the Kanawha Valley for over 75 years and have a loyal following. Our dishes are cooked to order and we serve more authentic entrees than the average Chinese restaurant. Have a nice day! More 

WV
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41 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2014 via mobile

Anytime we are near Charleston we make sure to stop at Chin's! The pork fried rice is the best I've ever had! We've never had a bad meal there! The egg rolls are very good and so different from other restaurants. The food is fresh, no buffet!

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Thank Anglyn1
Eleanor C, Owner's Daughter at Chin's Restaurant, responded to this review

We really appreciate your business and look forward to your next visit! Thank you for taking the time in writing such a nice review! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:30
Monday
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4114 Maccorkle Ave SE, Charleston, WV 25304-1637
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 304-925-1080
Description
Serving the best Chinese cuisine in the Charleston/Kanawha Valley area since 1985 - Kanawha City location.

Our chefs have over 40+ years experience.
The Chin Family's restaurants, starting with Golden Dragon in South Charleston, have been cooking up savory bites since the early 1970s.

All dishes cooked to order.
The BEST Egg Rolls in West Virginia!

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