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The Golden Rooster

248 Dove Run Dr, Middletown, DE 19709-7971
+1 302-376-8206
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good59%
  • Average5%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible0%
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“lunch” (4 reviews)
“spring rolls” (3 reviews)
Opens in 20 min
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.All hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
248 Dove Run Dr, Middletown, DE 19709-7971
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Reviewed 26 November 2017

We have been going to the Golden Rooster for years. Their food is consistently good, and the chef/owner always comes out to greet her patrons and makes sure the food was good. They do take out and dine in. I believe the Golden Rooster is...More

Thank Dawn S
Reviewed 9 November 2017

I have signature dishes for judging different ethnic eateries. For Chinese I first try the Hot and Sour soup. The first spoonful tells you if it came from a gallon can delivered out the back of a SYSCO truck, or was created in-house. This was...More

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Every time we go there we fund the food to be wonderful. As the owner is the chef, sometimes waitress and sometimes cashier, thing can be slow, sometimes. Still better than any other Chinese food in the area.

Thank Ted D
Reviewed 25 April 2017

I had eaten here 4 or 5 years back, and it wasn't bad. Not very authentic, but acceptable. Recently ordered again from them, and both times, it was as if she made up the dish as she went along. No sauces like I've ever tasted...More

Thank msmanagerbert
Reviewed 14 November 2016

This place is a local favorite. It has a lovely atmosphere, a good menu, a moderately fast kitchen and a lovely family that runs it. My only complaint was that the food had a uniformly slightly burned flavor to it. The "Hei" Breath of their...More

Thank OldeBear
Reviewed 16 October 2016

My wife and I dined here for the first time recently and enjoyed our meal very much. We were there in the mid afternoon on a Sunday right between lunch and dinner and everything was perfect. We were waited on by the owner herself, who...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We have eaten here four times and have never been disappointed. The owner who is also the chef and the server does an outstanding job. Tea comes with the meal. Lunch is really a special deal - for eight dollars you get your entree, white...More

Thank Harvey R
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Had eaten there a few years back and was not overly impressed. The food was okay and it was local. Have been back twice recently and each time have been impressed with the food, it has definitely improved. While usually not very busy they had...More

Thank bjdav
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Well, I can be wrong! Starting your review with that phrase is unusual. In this case especially so. We ate there about a year ago and I swore I would never come back. At that time the food was served warm and the delay in...More

Thank Herbert F
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Being a small town you wouldn't imagine it to have such a good restaurant. If you're a fan of Chinese please go to this restaurant. Not only the food is excellent, the owner is super nice!

1  Thank Vivian V
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
3:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 248 Dove Run Dr, Middletown, DE 19709-7971
  • Location: United States  >  Delaware (DE)  >  Middletown
  • Phone Number: +1 302-376-8206
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