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Main Tin Chinese Restaurant

242 7th Ave, South Charleston, WV 25303-1547
+1 304-744-2900
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good37%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
4 weeks ago
“NEW Management has adjusted to excellence”
28 Jun 2016
“In between lunch and dinner”
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
242 7th Ave, South Charleston, WV 25303-1547
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been a long time customer at Main Tin. When the new owners arrived, I was somewhat disappointed in both the service food. I can now say that excellence in food and service has returned. My wife and I enjoy sharing the House Specials...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 6 April 2017

We ordered delivery and it was very quick. The food was very good and a good value. Highly recommend.

Thank Brandon T
Reviewed 1 March 2017

The Main Tin has been a fixture in South Charleston for a lot of years. They have a very nice buffet that also offers sushi. The buffet is good, but ordering take out or eating in and ordering from the menu is, obviously, better. I...More

Thank DWyndal
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Good taste, good selections, good services, and good price are offered here. They seems to be here for good long while and also playing part of this community. I saw few pictures that indicates that. I enjoyed since a Vietnamese restaurant around the corner was...More

Thank kazu c
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

We go there at least once a month. Wonderful food! They have a buffet with a great selection. Large dining room and friendly staff. Main Tina is the only place we will go for Chinese food!

Thank angieb276
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Nice staff, very friendly the food is good but they don't keep the buffet refilled with food in between the lunch rush and dinner rush but if you ask they will fill it

Thank Stephanie M
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful place for a family meal. Great service and lots of yummy food. Coconut chicken is amazing. They have a nice sushi selection. Highly recommended!

Thank Emily J
Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

Main tin used to be a decent place for lunch or dinner, now not so much. The last 3 times we have been, the food on the buffet is not well kept up with. It's usually dried out and has been sitting for some time....More

Thank Rachel E
Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

This place is SO good. They have wonderful take out and also a terrific buffet. My fav Chinese in Charleston! Also near a great historic site the Mound!

Thank Emily J
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Their employees are fantastic. They are extremely attentive and eager to serve. Their buffet was mediocre. Some of the items were fresh, some not so much. That is to be expected with a buffet, as the freshness of the food is dependent on the amount...More

Thank Travis S
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Katisha P
Do y'all deliver
29 December 2016|
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Response from Brandon T |
Yes they deliver according to menu I received from my hotel.
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Belindalaw66
Where is the menu?
27 August 2016|
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Response from Belindalaw66 |
Need a menu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 242 7th Ave, South Charleston, WV 25303-1547
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  South Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 304-744-2900
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