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Chung Ching Restaurant

5842 Hamilton Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45224-2921
+1 513-541-1243
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average0%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible15%
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“pork” (2 reviews)
“college hill” (4 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
5842 Hamilton Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45224-2921
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We discovered this place through the recommendations of MANY friends in the restaurant industry and they weren't lying. Shared 4 entrees and 4 appetizers with friends and they were all delightful. I have seafood allergy and Joyce was great to answer my questions. You have...More

Thank Arissa R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yes, the decor in the Chung Ching Restaurant needs a makeover, but don't let appearances stop you from enjoying great food in this hidden gem that College Hill neighbors have been patronizing for at least thirty years. Joyce waits on tables and arranges take-out orders...More

Thank Jonathan K
Reviewed 15 July 2017

Husband cooks, wife does everything else in this small, family-run Chinese restaurant. BEST in the city. All food is made to order. We almost always get carryout -- about once a month -- and love the food. We've been going there for about 20 years....More

Thank M M
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

I have been stopping here for over 25 years. Joyce and her husband are wonderful people! Tonight I ordered moo shy pork ! The best .

Thank bob60993
Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

I am new to the area so I googled this restaurant online I wanted Chinese really bad. Anyhow, I knew I should have left the place if I didn't smell the food and the restaurant was also really dingy. I placed a takeout order the...More

1  Thank CincyChic513
Reviewed 24 July 2015

This has to be the dirtiest grossest place I have ever been. Our food smelled like to lady that cooked it. It tasted worse than it smelled. I would not recommend this place to my worse enemy. Maybe years ago this place was nice but...More

1  Thank Traveler5600
Reviewed 19 May 2015

This a favorite of ours for many years. The food is great and traditional Chinese, especially Huanese and Szechuan choices. Beer and wine are also available. It is moderately priced. The owner, Joyce, is friendly and helpful with the menu. The crispy fried rice menu...More

Thank MarkBethel_Ohio
Reviewed 7 March 2015

I have been going there fo 30 years.The quality is the best . The vegys are fresh and you can't find any dish that you won't rave about. Prices are very good. Be patient as all food is cooked to order.Sue the owner/server is great.

Thank bob60993
Reviewed 13 February 2015

I probably come here 2-3 times a month for the last 6-7 years. Joyce and her husband run this humble restaurant and have done so for the last 25-30 years. I can't get enough of their shredded tofu with pork,roast pork with snap peas, governors...More

Thank cacheng88
Reviewed 1 February 2015

My son and I had lunch at Chung Ching and were very pleased. I wanted a spicy shrimp dish. The waitress explained two of the dishes, but when she learned that I liked mushrooms with my spicy shrimp, she had a special stir fry made...More

Thank CincyBill
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5842 Hamilton Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45224-2921
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
  • Phone Number: +1 513-541-1243
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