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Chopsticks Chinese Restaurant

5500 Merle Hay Rd Ste 1, Johnston, IA 50131-2817
+1 515-280-8685
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“dim sum” (6 reviews)
“egg rolls” (3 reviews)
“donuts” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00 Hours
Chinese, Asian
5500 Merle Hay Rd Ste 1, Johnston, IA 50131-2817
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been to Chopsticks (formally named Wong's Chopsticks as far as I know) for dinners, and lunches, always very satisfied. However, since few places in the Des Moines metro area offer any dim sum choices, I'll give a few highlights. Since this is a relatively...More

Thank ejchri
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

We just finished an excellent meal at this small restaurant. We had a variety of meals. I personally had the shrimp curry and t was probably the best curry I have ever had. My husband had garlic shrimp and was very happy with that as...More

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

How have we not been here before, so good. I had seafood soup reminded me of what we would get at a chop suey place in Honolulu. My husband had Mabo tofu. My soup had giant shrimp, scallops, choy sum and lots of noodles. Very...More

Thank Kate G
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Lunch only cost $5.25, and we received soup, fried donut, crab rangoon along with our main entree. Fabulous food and great deal!

Thank Caroline S
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Just new to Johnston and was so hoping to find a great Chinese restaurant ...... WE JUST DID!! They deliver as well which is awesome!! Am a life long fan of Chinese food, eaten it all over the world, and this little place does not...More

Thank olbear1962
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Had the Kung Pao Lunch special which includes egg drop soup and a fried dessert with choice of rice. Very consistent and tastes great! Will be back for a 3rd time and try something different. Thanks for reading, literally. Recommended and if this review helps...More

Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

This is the best Chinese restaurant in town! The owners are very nice, the food is reasonably priced, and everything is cooked fresh. My favorite chinese restaurant!

Thank wildberries1994
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I generally like Chinese food. Stir-fried food generally has that nice crisp fresh food taste with nice flavors coming through. I was, therefore, disappointed with the food at Chopsticks Chinese Restaurant. The great flavors of the meat and vegetables were hidden under a generous layer...More

Thank Doug H
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Dined in on a Saturday night. Server took forever to even acknowledge me, yet there was only one other couple eating. I even had to ask for a menu; I guess he thought I already knew what I wanted. Several people standing in line for...More

Thank Mel M
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Went here for lunch with coworkers and was impressed by the value lunch menu. I ordered chicken teriyaki and double rice was substituted since I do not enjoy egg rolls. For under $10 with a beverage this is my new favorite Chinese food when in...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5500 Merle Hay Rd Ste 1, Johnston, IA 50131-2817
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Johnston
  • Phone Number: +1 515-280-8685
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