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Shanghai Village

€€ - €€€Chinese, Asian
4929 Bethesda Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-5203
+1 301-654-7788
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good18%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“crispy beef” (6 reviews)
“peking duck” (9 reviews)
“egg rolls” (3 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00 Hours
Chinese, Asian
€€ - €€€
4929 Bethesda Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-5203
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Reviewed 18 May 2018

Recently had dinner here, very good. Started with egg rolls and dumplings (very American choices) with Mai Tai cocktails, then had Scallops with Vegetables, Chow San Shein, and Crispy Beef - all good. This is a basic suburban Chinese restaurant. We found the food well-prepared,...More

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

There are far too many places in the US where the food is not great. This is one of the worst of them. There are some places that are surprisingly not clean. This is one of them. There are very few places where the staff...More

Thank pecheurdetruite
Reviewed 30 December 2017

First to arrive at restaurant at 5pm...appetizers came out quickly. Dumplings were mushy and very tasteless, no seasoning at all in the meat inside. We then waited 1 hour and 15 min for our entrees to be delivered! It was crazy...one of those times where...More

Thank ingridcary
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Over the years, we have eaten in this restaurant many times, but our most recent visits wa very disappointing. We waited 20minutes for over cooked egg rolls and another 20 minutes for our dinner. The food was fine except for the egg rolls, bu there...More

Thank rblanck
Reviewed 17 December 2017

I have been eating here, both locations, since my children were babies. I am now 73 years old, and they have their own children. And this is where we always go when everyone is in town. This is the best Chinese restaurant in the world...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We first were introduced to Shanghai Village in Bethesda, Md., several years ago by friends who are regulars there and know the owner/chef, Kwok. We since have become semi-regulars there ourselves--this longtime neighborhood place may lack the elegance of other, newer, places, but the food...More

Thank fvanriper
Reviewed 13 September 2017

This is the place for dinner on Sunday evening but be patient. We arrived at about 5:15 and were immediately seated. The place filled up very quickly to the point of people waiting in line. There were 5 take out orders ready to be picked...More

Thank Helen T
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Founf ourselves in Bethesda looking for a great Chinese restaurant and on recommendations from Trip Advisor we went here.Boy was it crowded but they] owner, a very personable woman, found us a table within five minutes. We opted for steamed Vegetable dumplings which were fabulous...More

Thank Phillip B
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Although I grew up near Bethesda, I now live in Michigan. We started going decades ago, and now we go here three to four times a year. As regulars, we enjoy the delight the owner takes in slicing the perfectly cooked duck at the table....More

1  Thank dforfh
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Ever since Kwouk Cheung opened the China Village, I have been a fan. I lived all over the country but would always be back for our family Chinese Christmas dinner, which we have done almost every year since 1981. The Suffering Bastards are wonderful, and...More

1  Thank Stonesdoug
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$12
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4929 Bethesda Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-5203
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Montgomery County  >  Bethesda
  • Phone Number: +1 301-654-7788
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