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Gourmet Kingdom

301 E Main St, Carrboro, NC 27510-2311
+1 919-932-7222
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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301 E Main St, Carrboro, NC 27510-2311
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Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

We don’t have adventurous kids so we stuck to what we know. The pork fried rice and orange chicken were excellent. The lo mein was very good as well. Shrimp tasty. I ordered the garlic eggplant based on other reviews. I found it to be...More

Thank jaimelovebug
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

My family and I absolutely love Gourmet Kingdom. It is our go to Chinese restaurant in town. The dumplings are phenomenal and honestly no matter what you order off the menu (as long as you are fine with spice) you will be happy. They also...More

Thank Lucas D
Reviewed 25 July 2018

I have spent a lot of time in China. You want authentic Chinese food in the US? Look no further - this is the place. And for heaven's sake - try the smoked tea duck. It is DIVINE!!!! (Won ton soup will blow you away,...More

Thank Jennifer J
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

This is our favorite Chinese restaurant in the Carrboro and Chapel Hill area. All your familiar favorites but also some unique fare, all authentically prepared. Friendly staff, reasonable prices.

Thank Lucy G
Reviewed 1 July 2018

I understand the bad reviews about this place and yes, the place is not the nicest or the most clean place, and the service could be much better I think those are all true comments. I don't know about the cleanness of the veggies as...More

Thank tamara b
Reviewed 17 June 2018

My husband and I recently moved to Orange County a year ago and we are still looking for that perfect Chinese restaurant... Gourmet Kingdom is a big place, with lots of seating and very good service. Their menu is immense -- but while we're open...More

1  Thank RobinL270
Reviewed 28 May 2018

We've been multiple times and love Gourmet Kingdom. Favorites include the Kung Pao Lotus Root and Szechuan Spicy Fish. The Eggplant in Garlic Sauce is also good. We haven't tried some of the miscellaneous body parts, but I'm sure they are tasty as well. Some...More

Thank Jeffrey T
Reviewed 2 January 2018

I had eaten at Gourmet Kingdom many, many years ago. It was awful! When my son suggested it as a Christmas Day option, I was dismissive. But in the face of his conviction that his father was simply a food curmudgeon I relented, and I'm...More

Thank NC608
Reviewed 30 November 2017

We've eaten at Gourmet Kingdom twice, and we will return often! We've tried Pan Fried Dumplings​, House Special Lo Mein, Twice Cooked Pork (actually pork belly), Orange​ Beef, and Fried String Beans; the portions were large (we had enough to take home for lunch), and...More

1  Thank MichaelStano
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

I love the shrimp dish here with the candied pecans or walnuts. (Not sure which one) I also love the sliced lotus blossom. They are delicious! My husband loves the Dan Dan Noodles and pork belly. The menu is in Chinese, so you may need...More

Thank JenniferV379
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 E Main St, Carrboro, NC 27510-2311
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Carrboro
  • Phone Number: +1 919-932-7222
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