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China Star

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3424 Cox Rd, Richmond, VA 23233-2002
+1 804-968-5989
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salem, va
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350 reviews
213 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is well worth it to dine in here! The staff is efficient and the bargain is fantastic. Our hostess went out of her way to give us a great deal plus additional coupons for our seating. The food was excellent and plentiful!

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Glen Allen, Virginia
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230 reviews
188 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

This is our favorite Chinese food in the area. Usually we do take out but we took our 17 year old who has recently taken an interest in orange chicken. We had a great fine in meal, it was quiet and eclectic with Chinese music videos in the back ground. It was a fun time. I highly recommend this neighborhood... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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41 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

I was running short on time, so I decided to stop by China star and purchased the lunch beef with broccoli and some hot and sour soup. Customer Service: Service at China Star was awesome. I didn't have to wait long to be served or for my order to come out. Food + My Opinion = Not so great. Food... More 

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salem, va
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350 reviews
213 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 October 2016

Had their take out last night and they always give you more than enough food! The food is very good. We look forward to having this Chinese every time we come to town!

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salem, va
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350 reviews
213 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016

We had take out but the food is excellent! Their pork rice is real pork slices. Shrimp rice the same. If you eat there you get special pricing! This place is a must to try!

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New Haven, Connecticut, United States
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33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

Better than most Chinese food. A bit salty but this is the south! Pork with eggplant cooked perfectly, asked for spicy and they did it well. Very good hot and sour soup. Daughter loved the eggdrop. Very sweet and polite. At the next table 3 men having trouble with English, the server was kind and patient and helped them with... More 

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Thank Michele M
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229 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2015

Have been going here for years. We particularly use them on Christmas Eve, when other restaurants may be closed. The place is always clean, the service always quick and the wait staff always friendly. They have a very diverse Chinese menu and each dish we have had is always cooked well and served hot. Very good place to get your... More 

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Glen Allen, Virginia
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230 reviews
188 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2015

Had take out Friday after work. The fried wontons are great and I can't seem to find them elsewhere in Richmond. The portions are big, the,food is always good. The service is sometimes slow, but it's still easy to get in and out within a lunch hour.

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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52 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 June 2015

I love good Chinese food and I've been looking for a decent restaurant in the Short Pump area for years for when you really have that craving. I grew up going to a small family owned restaurant that served really good, fresh dishes, family style and I wanted to share that kind of experience with my kids who are starting... More 

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Reviewed 14 June 2014 via mobile

Food was cold when it arrived ordered take out pork was old and freezer burnt best part of meal was the package of mustard

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3424 Cox Rd, Richmond, VA 23233-2002
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-968-5989

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