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Lai Wah's Place

5242 Fredericksburg Rd, San Antonio, TX 78229-4125
+1 210-342-3395
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good18%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
2 Feb 2018
“Fingers crossed for good Chinese”
26 Jun 2017
“Fast and Furious”
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
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5242 Fredericksburg Rd, San Antonio, TX 78229-4125
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Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Was hoping this would be our goto restaurant for Chinese food, sadly we would not return. The garlic chicken sauce was much too sweet, the chicken fried rice was so salty it was almost inedible and the crab Rangoon tasted nothing like it should have....More

Thank Angela K
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Quick and delicious. Perfect for a quick business luncheon between meetings when time is short. Try the General Taos Chicken.

Thank 4ElevenTechs
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

I travel a lot and eat at many Chinese restraints, this one of the best I have eaten at. Fresh and hot.

Thank Bill C
Reviewed 25 March 2017

I like that you are able to seat yourself right away. We were attended to almost immediately, which is wonderful. The food was yummy. I recommend the combination fried rice! I found the waitress to be a bit terse and cold - almost to the...More

Thank Firefly_101
Reviewed 8 June 2016

Not a pretentious place but its decor is somewhat dark. The staff give you a menu, take your soup and plate order and in just a few minutes they bring you a soup dish and your plate. It is fast but good.

Thank Rubén Z
Reviewed 27 January 2016

The quest continues for my father and me to find the best Chinese food in San Antonio. We began a few months ago and to this point had not found a place we would go to again. But today that changed. The reviews online were...More

1  Thank Bruski21
Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

My friend & I had the sesame chicken and orange chicken. Both were very good and the service was great.

Thank Amanda F
Reviewed 11 September 2015

If it were open late, I might recommend it more highly but it's not, so I won't. Don't get me wrong, the service is good and the taste OK. But, really, you're not here for a mediocre restaurant recommendation. That's what this place is. Also,...More

1  Thank Monique Y
Reviewed 7 January 2015

When it comes to Chinese food I must mention Lai Wah's Place. It is located on 5242 Fredericksburg Road near the medical center. It is a little hole in the wall, but it's food is delicious. This is a plated restaurant not a buffet. The...More

3  Thank Jarvis O
Reviewed 1 August 2014 via mobile

I stopped by for lunch thinking it was a Thai restaurant but stayed anyways. Service is polite and expeditious. I ordered shrimp with broccoli which was very tasty. The egg roll was crispy and delicious. You cannot go wrong here.

4  Thank drosag
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Restaurant Details

Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5242 Fredericksburg Rd, San Antonio, TX 78229-4125
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  San Antonio
  • Phone Number: +1 210-342-3395
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