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China Doll 2

2656 Valleydale Rd, Birmingham, AL 35244-2023
+1 205-980-7151
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good41%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
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“egg rolls” (2 reviews)
“beef” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
2656 Valleydale Rd, Birmingham, AL 35244-2023
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

Love the place. This is authentic Chinese food. Very tasty very inexpensive. They have a lunch buffet or order off the menu. Most dinner entrees priced less than $10.00. Lunch entrees less than $7.00. Really enjoyed the service and the great tasting food...

1  Thank Mike O
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

We have been patrons of China Doll for years. We love the fresh food, large portions, and friendly service at China Doll. Don't be deceived by the quiet dining room at this restaurant. They do an incredible amount of take-out business because the food is...More

Thank xtinerandom
Reviewed 7 May 2017

We love to get take out at China Doll 2. Problem is deciding what to get. Everything is delicious and still hot when we get home with it. Very friendly and accommodating service. I love the hot and sour soup, egg rolls and any of...More

Thank Patsy C
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

I almost didn't want to share this jewel. It's not crowded yet and the service is excellent as is the food. My wife and I had the dinner for two. Very reasonable price! I got my usual kung pow chicken and she ordered Mongolian Beef....More

Thank Ricky D
Reviewed 3 March 2017

I think the service is excellent. But I think you get what you give here. If you are rude you shouldn't be expected to be treated as royalty. Those writing negative reviews should try the old "treat people the way you want to treated" and...More

Thank Janie E
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

This is the best Chinese buffet in the Birmingham area. Food is always fresh and well prepared. Service is friendly and prices reasonable.

Thank brindlebird
Reviewed 23 March 2016

We went to China Doll 2 with a large group. The restaurant was not crowded at the time that we arrived. We were seated quickly and served promptly. The food was varied and all served at the right temperature. Everyone was pleased with their selection....More

Thank Papadoc529
Reviewed 5 November 2015

We are regulars for good reason! The owners and operators are VERY friendly! Take-out is super easy and always HOT and delicious! We love chinese food and have tried most places in town. They have the best hot and sour soup! We have ever had...More

Thank Amy H
Reviewed 13 September 2015

We are regulars for all the right reasons. Their main draw is lunch but we go for evening dinner. Most times, there won't be two full tables at 6:00. They do a ton of takeout. The owners are super friendly and the service is fast....More

2  Thank daveandmarilee
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

I live near China Doll 2, but had never eaten there. So I tried the lunch buffet. Someone said to be sure and get there early so it's not dried out. But mine was very good. The sweet and sour soup was one of my...More

2  Thank she-shevaughn
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2656 Valleydale Rd, Birmingham, AL 35244-2023
  • Location: United States  >  Alabama (AL)  >  Birmingham
  • Phone Number: +1 205-980-7151
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