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Chef Cheng's

1309 Idaho St, Elko, NV 89801-4018
+1 775-753-5788
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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Open Now
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
1309 Idaho St, Elko, NV 89801-4018
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1 - 10 of 72 reviews

Reviewed 23 January 2018

It's hard to find good Chinese food but this one is a winner! The food tastes great although not always lean. But fair prices as well.

Thank jandslee1
Reviewed 18 October 2017

I have visited Chinese Restaurants throughout Nevada. My main go-to is Pork Fried Rice. IMO, the best Pork Fried Rice in Nevada is Chef Cheng's. Nothing fancy but the flavor & the way it is prepared cannot be beat. The type of cooking oil they...More

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 2 October 2017

We were hungry for Chinese when we were on a road trip through Nevada. Unfortunately we chose the wrong restaurant. The place is OK, but the food that we ordered was simply overdone, particularly the prawns and sweet and sour chicken. The egg drop soup...More

Thank Monte H
Reviewed 27 September 2017

First thing- the location is an old motel diner so don't judge this restaurant by its cover! This is some of the best Chinese food I've ever had! The Potstickers, Lettuce wraps, Curry Beef, Sesame Chicken, Beef with Mixed Vegetable are all wonderful! The service...More

Thank mica892
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We always eat at least once at Chef Chengs during our Elko family reunion. This year they cheerfully accommodated us when we arrived unannounced with a family group of 20. The service was prompt, courteous and accurate. We ordered lots of different items, even including...More

Thank IdahoTravelers2011
Reviewed 2 September 2017

The outside is totally unimpressive, and the decor on the inside isn't much to look at either. In fact, it reminded me of an old HoJo's. But, if you're judging the restaurant based completely on food alone, then THIS is where you want to get...More

1  Thank WWWanderer4Life
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us by a couple of different people in town and they were spot on. The food was very good. The hot and sour soup, which was an option with the meal, was delicious. Both the pork egg foo young and...More

Thank Ldruks
Reviewed 9 July 2017

This is not the nicest decoration plan you'll ever see- old, used, drab, a bit thread bare. HOWEVER, the food and service is very good.Standard Chinese/ American fare, but done well. Had orange beef and fried rice- all excellent. The soups were also very good....More

1  Thank steverace
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Went here for a late lunch. They have lunch specials (7.50 pp) up till 3:00 PM and you get soup, an egg roll and 3 items you can choose from. We had fried rice (with sliced luncheon meat ham), spicy chicken (tasty), kung pao chicken...More

Thank TravelNowSwUsa
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Authentic, wonderfully prepared Chinese cuisine! We had hot & sour soup, minced chicken lettuce cups, honey walnut prawns, eggplant, bok choy with black mushrooms, and were delighted with everything. The huge quantities served were a surprise, so we enjoyed the leftovers for lunch in the...More

Thank Patti M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1309 Idaho St, Elko, NV 89801-4018
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Elko
  • Phone Number: +1 775-753-5788
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