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China Star Restaurant

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1802 E Route 66, Flagstaff, AZ 86004-5125
+1 928-774-8880
11:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Very good today. The food was fresh and tasty. For the money best deal in down. My wife doesn't care for Chinese food but enjoys the food at China Star.

Thank Patrick T
Conyers, GA
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325 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

I was waiting on an oil change, so I stopped to eat here. Like all Chinese buffets, it was a bit uneven. Some were really good, others not so much. Staff was very friendly. The ice cream machine was not working and they did not have a sign on it. I was impressed by the pricing. It included a free... More 

Thank travelwriter52
Fremont, California
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5,100 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

We went to China Star as it was close to where we were staying in Flagstaff. The staff is very nice. Its a buffet style meal with lots of choices. The price for a very good variety is very reasonable. We had hot tea with our meal. They have soups, rice, noodles, a variety of meat, seafood, and vegetable dishes,... More 

Thank mini
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

We had to go to Camping World to purchase a new refigerator. We had to stop and eat on the way back.China Star is a great place to stop.The food is great and the service is good.It is one of our favorite places to go. We will go back before we head back to the Verde Valley.

Thank ANNE R
Hastings, New Zealand
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

If you're wanting authentic Chinese this isn't for you. Dine and dash is the best description I can give. Lots of meat and seafood, very few vegetables which was a shame. Best thing was the hot tea and the fortune cookies

Thank Margie143
Edina, Missouri
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57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

We stopped about 6:00 PM, the food that was supposed to be hot was hot and the food that was supposed to be cold was cold, nothing was over or under cooked. Honestly, I would say this is an "exactly average" restaurant of it's type, Americanized Chinese. Prices were reasonable, service was good, parking plentiful. I would not be opposed... More 

Thank KennethRMitchell
Fortuna, California
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2016

As other reviewers have noted, price is low and includes unlimited refill soda, tea (under $8 for lunch, $10 for dinner) so that alone would make it difficult for the restaurant to provide very high quality. The majority of foods were battered and/or deep fried, including two of the three chicken dishes, and those that weren't were higher fat shrimp,... More 

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San Tan Valley, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016

Very pleasant experience. My wife, niece and I came to Flagstaff from San Tan Valley to see if we could catch any remnant of snow. I had seen previous reviews of this restaurant but we decided to go anyway since we were in the mood for Chinese Buffet. The staff welcomed us, for Sunday dinner with a drink was only... More 

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Out West
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2015

An All-You-Can eat operation where the price includes tea and soda - all for under Ten Bucks. Be sure to mention the Senior Discount (10%) - as they do not give it to you automatically. Freshly prepared with just the right amount of oils and spices

Thank I-heart-Travel
Flagstaff, Arizona
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54 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2015

This place is a good place to enjoy a cheap dinner with good portions. They are just a simple place that cooks fast and good. Their prices are in the range of a "Happy Family". The staff is friendly and helpful. Good job.

Thank dannon18

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Buffet, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1802 E Route 66, Flagstaff, AZ 86004-5125
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Flagstaff
  • Phone Number: +1 928-774-8880

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