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Tang Chao Chinese Restaurant

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Hamad Al Mubarak Street | Salmiya, Kuwait City 22003, Kuwait
+965 1847 777
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10:30 - 02:30
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Sun - Sat 10:30 - 02:30
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Jounieh, Lebanon
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47 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2016

There is nothing special at all in this restaurant (not even the food). The service is extremely SLOW. We had 1 single appetizer after around 25 minutes and the main courses arrived after 1 hour of waiting!! This is extremely slow for a restaurant in which there was only 3 or 4 tables only being served (including our table)! The... More 

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Thank Hedddo
Kuwait
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016

I understand there is a new head chef at Tang Chao in the Holiday Inn. We had delicious Szechuan shrimp with snow peas and green pepper. The shrimp were large and fresh. The shrimp dish had some spice, but I expected it to be spicier, so I added a spicy sauce to it. The duck with plumb sauce was very... More 

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Thank Cam87
Kuwait, Al Kuwayt, Kuwait
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290 reviews
187 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

What used to be a great restaurant has now unfortunately degraded to mediocre food. They are using excessive corn starch and the dishes had similar taste. It's almost as though the staff are bored. They really need to improve their menu and variety of options. This restaurant needs new life.

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Thank Nidal T
Salmiyah, Kuwait
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45 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

The ambience of the restaurant is great , the staff friendly and food was light not heavy or loaded with cornflour like other chinese restaurants. Most of the dishes are stir fry which is kind of a bummer if you are more of a gravy person but all in all a great place to eat.

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Thank athena260
Kuwait City, Kuwait
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59 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2016

We have visited this restaurant several times. Every time we liked the food, the welcome and the service. However, this time the food was average.some ingredients have disappeared from some of the main dishes such as mixed sea food stew.

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Thank sleimanhassan
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2015 via mobile

It's one of the best Chinese restaurants in Kuwait food is so delicious service excellent When you enter the restaurant you will be greeted as a member of the restaurant family Decoration is good Thanks to Hemant the restaurant manager for his great attitude Thanks for the great professional staff

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Thank Mena Y
Kuwait, Al Kuwayt, Kuwait
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57 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2015

Everytime I visit this restaurant it is a must to taste something new because you can find a wide variety of menu here including few Thai selection such as Tom Youm Soup which is worth a try. Their choice of Dim Sum, more popularly known as MOMOS are healthy starters as this is a steamed delicacy stuffed with shrimps, chicken,... More 

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Thank Sunil761
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2,301 reviews
757 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 485 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2015 via mobile

This is in the holiday Inn lobby.I was staying here and got in here late.The service is O K.The food was good .The prices of star hotel.

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Thank SE s
Salmiyah, Kuwait
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31 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2015

A very good chinese hotel in Holiday inn (Salmiya,Kuwait) with an excellant service and good value for the money. Soups (chicken & black mushroom) is outstanding and our all time hit.

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Thank Vijaymenon
Norwich
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2015

The service is excellent,the staff are friendly and helpful.the menu is perfect and the food is even better!! portion sizes are just right too... certainly leaves me feeling very satisfied.5* all round...and at a reasonable price too! Fine dining at mid range prices.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$100
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 02:30
Monday
10:30 - 02:30
Tuesday
10:30 - 02:30
Wednesday
10:30 - 02:30
Thursday
10:30 - 02:30
Friday
10:30 - 02:30
Saturday
10:30 - 02:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hamad Al Mubarak Street | Salmiya, Kuwait City 22003, Kuwait
  • Location: Middle East  >  Kuwait  >  Kuwait City
  • Phone Number: +965 1847 777
Description
Our Chinese Restaurant, located at the lobby level with four private rooms.Kuwait's Chinese Restaurant inspired by the glory and grandeur of the Tang Dynasty. This Dynasty was a period characterized by brilliance in the field of creativity in all areas including Chinese Cuisine. In the Tang Chao you can savour dishes of Szechuan, Canton and Jiangsu Cuisines in the main restaurant or on the terrace.serving specialties from Jiang Su, Sichuan and Canton, open lunch and dinner.Opens from 12 noon to 12 midnight CLOSED EVERY SUNDAY WITH THE EXCEPTION OF A PUBLIC HOLIDAY

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?