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China Lights Oriental Cuisine

9220 Old Seward Hwy, Anchorage, AK 99515-2129
+1 907-522-5888
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible13%
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“catfish” (3 reviews)
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Chinese, Sushi, Asian
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9220 Old Seward Hwy, Anchorage, AK 99515-2129
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I came to China Lights with two developmental disabled people who were on a date. They had planned to have a special meal together but they were ignored by the staff. Despite being appropriately dressed and acting appropriately the hostess made it clear that they,...More

Thank Steve w
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Ate there on an Easter Sunday, so I was expecting a good spread. The food selection was good however many of the trays had very little food in them and much of the food was cold. They didn't close until 9:00 pm and we arrived...More

Thank johnellisak
Reviewed 1 March 2018

The food was great. we went for lunch, but apparently stayed too long- they charged us for dinner even though we only ate the designated lunch food. $50 for 2 before tip is a bit steep, but the food was pretty good. Service was lacking,...More

Thank xJaimex6
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Hungry? I like to save my appetite and go in for my fill and always leave satisfied. The hot apple turnover is always there; always hot. Fresh spring rolls, fried eggrolls, eggdrop soup, tempura, sushi, fresh cold or fried squid, sea vegetables, meats, fish, all...More

Thank OnTheWay772
Reviewed 20 September 2017

They keep the area clean which means a lot to me when I go to a buffet. They have a wide selection of food.

Thank Margaret O
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Good place to go with family, couple, friends. All you can eat Asian food buffet, go for. I liked the food, good quality, I suggest you pay a visit if you are around town at least once.

Thank Vanessa Carolin... H
Reviewed 19 June 2017

clean but no flavor, tried everything from sushi, rolls, typical Chinese's food, crawfish, egg rolls spring rolls- I wont go back

Thank Margaret O
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Can't beat buffet style! Pick and choose your favorites or try a little bit of everything, you'll definitely have your fill. There's also private rooms for hosting parties or gatherings.

Thank Lesley A
Reviewed 5 April 2017

This place has an incredible buffet! All was fresh. For so far away from their source, the crawfish was yummy! Seasoned right.

Thank Deborah W
Reviewed 20 March 2017

food: always fresh, always hot. service: top notch location: a ways out there, but not too far. atmosphere: good lighting, friendly waitstaff, light music, traditional chinese things

Thank Jimiq
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7 December 2017|
Response from Vanessa Carolin... H | Reviewed this property |
Hi Karen, You can check out their website. chinalightsak Cheers, Van
Cheryl N
6 June 2017|
Response from snownurse1 | Reviewed this property |
Please stay away! I was eating their steam shrimp, it just did not taste right so I got up got another dish and ate my salad. All of a sudden my waiter disappeared and the owner came over to my table and loudly challenged... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9220 Old Seward Hwy, Anchorage, AK 99515-2129
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Anchorage>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 907-522-5888
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