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China Star

1899 E Sangamon Ave, Springfield, IL 62702-1205
+1 217-789-0800
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good27%
  • Average5%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
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“lunch” (3 reviews)
“fried rice” (3 reviews)
“chinese food” (3 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
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1899 E Sangamon Ave, Springfield, IL 62702-1205
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1 - 10 of 18 reviews

Reviewed 24 May 2017

Have won Springfields best for many years. They try to keep it clean which I think helps. The Sesame Chicken and Gung Bo Chicken Spicy are my favorites. Oh, and the cheese wontons are delicious! Similar to crab rangoons but better.

Thank dh64
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

Ordered Four Seasons and Happy Family. The menu on phone book stated egg rolls and pork fried rice were included in dinners. Our had neither. Plus I asked for red sauce and was told it was 50 cents extra. We paid $24 for our two...More

Thank Jak H
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

China Star Restaurant in Springfield has the best Chinese food. It tastes great and always cooked perfectly. I live on the other side of town and it worth the trip. The General Tso chicken is good. The egg rolls here are very good. So, if...More

Thank Patrick K
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Coming from chicago...I've probably tasted some of the best chinese food in the Midwest. So, when I say its good chinese...its Good Chinese. China Star has good food. I usually order chkn and broccoli...or tomato pepper ckkn...but Ive had most of the dishes. The beef...More

Thank MrStopBadService
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

This is the best chinese in springfield...hands down. The lunch special is great!!! Not really into yellow fried rice....so I order extra brown rice and its perfect. Im from chicago...so I've had some of the best asian cuisine...and this is good eating.

Thank MrStopBadService
Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

I've been dining at China Star since they opened and I have not once been disappointed in what has to be a twelve or more year run. The food may be the best Chinese in town, I'll admit I haven't tried every place. They have...More

Thank JohnDPolack
Reviewed 22 January 2015

To be honest, I thought China Star was another typical Chinese food place stuck in a corner of a strip mall. However, when I tried it I was pleasantly surprised! First, the lunch menu is $5.35 for very big portions and everything I have tried...More

Thank YumMT2013
Reviewed 13 December 2014

This resteraunt provides great food and great service at very fair prices! We were tourists in the area and we're very fortunate to find such a fantastic place to have a great home cooked Chinese meal in Springfield.

Thank Briana W
Reviewed 13 November 2014

Good food. Very tasty dishes. A few tables, but their big business is carry out. Free hot tea while you wait.

Thank Dawnie_Bird
Reviewed 7 January 2014

Tried this place by chance and enjoyed the food very much. It is one of the only places in Springfield where they haven't taken a bunch of American food and poured sweet and sour sauce over it. It appears this is more of a carryout...More

Thank David611950
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Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1899 E Sangamon Ave, Springfield, IL 62702-1205
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Springfield
  • Phone Number: +1 217-789-0800
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