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House of Chen

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4 E 43rd St, Anniston, AL 36206-2196
+1 256-236-0305
11:00 - 21:30
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

The decor is old. The food was bland. Quantities were plentiful. Two entrees was more than enough for four.

Thank Nathan B
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45 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

Probably have to go to Chinatown to find better. There are a lot of Chinese buffets but this one is really good. Run by the same people since it opened over twenty years ago. Great atmosphere and great service.

Thank George S
Jacksonville, Alabama
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

Love the atmosphere in this place and the food is excellent! The staff is very friendly. Reasonable prices. More food than what I could eat in one setting, I did have a doggie take out.

Thank jadestar62
Anniston, Alabama
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

Always enjoy the food at House of Chen. They have a great menu and don't mind customizing any order just for you. Staff is always friends and smiling. Price is good and portions are ample. Great for lunch or dinner! Family, business or solo dining. They have room for all.

Thank Bertreia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

Have eaten at House of Chen since 1980. Always was my favorite. Then I started noticing food and service wasn't like it had been. Then I found out the Chens were no longer in charge or owners. Haven't been back. Yuck.

1 Thank Brenda T
Queen Creek, AZ
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44 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2015

I've been here a few times for lunch during my business travel to Anniston. I always had one of the lunch specials. No complaints, the food was always tasty and the portion size was reasonable for a lunch.

Thank RAS1500
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2015 via mobile

on the way home from a doctor's appointment we stopped by hoping it was a buffet. It wasn't, and we were pleasantly surprised to be seated by, waited on, and fauned over by a really nice older Chinese man Who spoke broken English. The service and ambiance is good and the food ~ especially the enrolls and hot and sour... More 

Thank zzbrenda
Heflin AL
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208 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2014

We decided to go here after many years because we moved about 30 miles away. We decided it was worth the drive! Their egg rolls are great and they have not changed since our last visit! So many choices but we all had something different and none of us were disappointed. Their portions are huge so we all walked away... More 

Thank yarmap
Jacksonville, Alabama, United States
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2014

OK-I'm spoiled because I am very picky when it comes to Chinese food! House of Chen is the only place I go when I am craving it. Yes, Anniston has several places to eat Chinese, but I just can't bring my self to change over. I have tried them and they just don't come close. The service is amazing! Great... More 

Thank Dixiegirl48th
Anniston, Alabama
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126 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2014 via mobile

Loved the crab Rangoon, veggie lo mein, and sesame balls. The food is always fresh and prompt. They will even make you fresh hot mustard which is a must with any Chinese food.

Thank ALTravel_everywhere

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 E 43rd St, Anniston, AL 36206-2196
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Anniston
  • Phone Number: +1 256-236-0305

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