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Lu Lu's Noodle & Rice Shop

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135 W Kemper Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45246-2511
+1 513-671-4949
11:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:30
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

We have been going to Lulu's for several years and always have enjoyed our meals. A recent visit was no exception. My wife had Pepper Steak, and asked for added onions. She got them. I always order one of three things and this time decided to try a low mein dish for the first time. I don't know that I... More 

Thank Jim1208
Hamilton, Ohio
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332 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 321 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

My filipino wife had heard that they had really good Asian cuisine here, so we have it a try. It's a very small restaurant in a strip mall across the street from Burlington Coat Factory and Value City Furniture. Old decor made the place appear dirty, but a closer check showed it was just dated. Waitress was friendly enough with... More 

Thank mws813
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257 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

LuLu's offers a variety of Asian dishes. The food is tasty and fresh. The atmosphere is quite casual and simple. The staff is friendly and attentive. They don't take credit cards...

Thank Deb022
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

We have come to this restaurant for years and it is always excellent. We always enjoy the Hunan chicken and chicken fried rice. The egg rolls are the best around.

Thank Karla P
Mount Juliet, Tennessee
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

We have been going to this restaurant since it was called China Wok. Then they changed the concept to Lulu's and it has been fantastic through the first two owners. Huge quantities and superior quality. Well, we moved away from the Cincinnati area and have returned for a visit. Apparently there has been a recent change in ownership and it... More 

1 Thank Steve S
Cincinnati, Ohio
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151 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016

Used to go here very often when I worked nearby. Great food. Thousands of times better than Noodles & Co. Great selection of dishes, lots of noodle soups, vegetarian dishes, and such. They will make food to order if not on the menu, but you can tell them what you want. Very friendly staff, quick service. The servings are huge.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2015 via mobile

Showed up at 9pm.... The workers were still inside but the door was locked. Lights off too.... We drove from the west side of town.... I would understand if it were 920pm....... I've never had this happen from a reputable establishment.....

4 Thank jason g
Cincinnati, Ohio
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166 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2015

I work close by and a coworker introduced me to this place. No frills. Just great food. I've been twice now and had the cashew chicken both times. No complaints, but just remember to bring cash as they do not accept credit cards.

1 Thank cnagle28
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

We really enjoy this place! Their noodle bowls are scrumptious. This was our second visit but it won't be our last!! Note: they only accept cash or debit card.

1 Thank Susanincincy
Cincinnati, Ohio
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543 reviews
305 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 142 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2015

This is the place to go for noodles and rice. Owned by LuLu herself, it is a clean, casual no fuss place that is well worth it. Reasonably priced (cash or debit card only) and made with fresh, authentic ingredients I can't imagine wanting to go anywhere else. The combo Lo-Mein is our favorite and we have loved all the... More 

1 Thank luckyno39

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 135 W Kemper Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45246-2511
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
  • Phone Number: +1 513-671-4949

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