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China Star

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3424 Cox Rd, Richmond, VA 23233
+1 804-968-5989
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Glen Allen, Virginia
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211 reviews
172 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is our favorite Chinese food in the area. Usually we do take out but we took our 17 year old who has recently taken an interest in orange chicken. We had a great fine in meal, it was quiet and eclectic with Chinese music videos in the back ground. It was a fun time. I highly recommend this neighborhood... More 

Thank Rob W
Richmond, Virginia
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34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

I was running short on time, so I decided to stop by China star and purchased the lunch beef with broccoli and some hot and sour soup. Customer Service: Service at China Star was awesome. I didn't have to wait long to be served or for my order to come out. Food + My Opinion = Not so great. Food... More 

Thank I-Travel-4-Food
salem, va
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331 reviews
201 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Had their take out last night and they always give you more than enough food! The food is very good. We look forward to having this Chinese every time we come to town!

Thank dsummer20
salem, va
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331 reviews
201 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

We had take out but the food is excellent! Their pork rice is real pork slices. Shrimp rice the same. If you eat there you get special pricing! This place is a must to try!

1 Thank dsummer20
New Haven, Connecticut, United States
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33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

Better than most Chinese food. A bit salty but this is the south! Pork with eggplant cooked perfectly, asked for spicy and they did it well. Very good hot and sour soup. Daughter loved the eggdrop. Very sweet and polite. At the next table 3 men having trouble with English, the server was kind and patient and helped them with... More 

Thank Michele M
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229 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2015

Have been going here for years. We particularly use them on Christmas Eve, when other restaurants may be closed. The place is always clean, the service always quick and the wait staff always friendly. They have a very diverse Chinese menu and each dish we have had is always cooked well and served hot. Very good place to get your... More 

Thank George C
Glen Allen, Virginia
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211 reviews
172 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2015

Had take out Friday after work. The fried wontons are great and I can't seem to find them elsewhere in Richmond. The portions are big, the,food is always good. The service is sometimes slow, but it's still easy to get in and out within a lunch hour.

Thank Rob W
Charlottesville, Virginia
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52 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2015

I love good Chinese food and I've been looking for a decent restaurant in the Short Pump area for years for when you really have that craving. I grew up going to a small family owned restaurant that served really good, fresh dishes, family style and I wanted to share that kind of experience with my kids who are starting... More 

Thank fletch958
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2014 via mobile

Food was cold when it arrived ordered take out pork was old and freezer burnt best part of meal was the package of mustard

1 Thank April N
LaGrangeville, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2013

We were visiting in Richmond and went to this small restaurant located in a strip mall. The variety of selections was very impressive. We ordered a combo dinner which, in addition, to the entrée included soup/spring roll, rice, and a small portion of sweet and sour chicken. The ingredients seemed fresh and it was very tasty. The service was very... More 

Thank Jim837

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$15
Chinese, Asian
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3424 Cox Rd, Richmond, VA 23233
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 804-968-5989

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?