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China Dine-ah

) #2 of 4 Restaurants in South China €€ - €€€ American
281 Lakeview Dr, Route 202, South China, ME 04358-5616
+1 207-445-5700
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good27%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“prime rib” (8 reviews)
“meatloaf” (6 reviews)
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07:00 - 21:00All hours
€€ - €€€
281 Lakeview Dr, Route 202, South China, ME 04358-5616
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with a family party for my aunt's birthday. My Reuben was typical for Maine--too much sauerkraut and about 1/4 inch of corned beef. It cost as much as a Reuben in Cleveland, OH, though. Rip-off. The fries were good but too plentiful. The cole...More

Thank Dale H
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Food selection is good, there were 6 of us, and we all had something different. Service was fast and pleasant. All of our needs were met. It was a little cold inside, however it is Maine and still cold outside. When it came to the...More

Thank Susan H
Reviewed 16 November 2016

While I like the cozy feel of the wood interior and high-backed booths, the food is so totally bland and unspecial, it's just not a destination place.

Thank drednm
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We love this place! Our food was really great and our waitress was lovely. There is such a cozy feel and a great place to bring your family!

Thank fitzfam1978
Reviewed 9 September 2016

We discovered this place as we were driving through rural Maine. The décor is rustic, neat as a pin and very clean. Our food was judged to be very good and served in ample portions. Our server was friendly and helpful, but appeared to be...More

Thank Len T R
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We were a party of 5 and we all had something different. Haddock, meat loaf, lasagna, club sandwich, stuffed mushrooms and a burger. No complaints at all. The waiter was very attentive and we all enjoyed our food. Good large portions too! . Great family...More

Thank tishlangdon
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Everyone raves about the food here but it's been awful every time I've been dragged here. I think it's over priced and the food tastes awful.

Thank armyfam11
Reviewed 21 August 2016

WE rode out here for lunch yesterday on motorcycle to have lunch. We have eaten here several times before. Food has always been pretty good, but hit and miss with service. We have had very good and few times very bad. I would suggest going...More

Thank Dale L
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Who is staying at friends house in Albion well they were out for the evening we decided to look for something local. The China Dinah is a great spot period very large menu. My husband ordered the prime rib which is the special on Friday...More

Thank Kathleen C
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

We purchased a camp last year on china lake and go up frequently. I have never missed a china dine ah breakfast since my 1st visit.

Thank eddieg11
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 281 Lakeview Dr, Route 202, South China, ME 04358-5616
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  South China
  • Phone Number: +1 207-445-5700
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