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China House Restaurant

3587 Tynecastle Hwy, Banner Elk, NC 28604-9751
+1 828-898-3533
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good45%
  • Average27%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (8 reviews)
“egg drop soup” (2 reviews)
“beef” (4 reviews)
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3587 Tynecastle Hwy, Banner Elk, NC 28604-9751
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Reviewed 23 September 2017

We love our chinese food in this house. This place, over all, has been a huge hit for the family. Every restaurant has a bad day now and then but on the whole this has been a great place to eat! We recommend it!

Thank drunner2016
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Open kitchen, very casual. We've eaten there many times and had take out many more times. Never disappointed.

Thank daisyramo
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Average is a good description, convenient, nothing to rave about but good for a quick Chinese food fix if your expectations are not too high

Thank Jake0318
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Great food - we have eaten here many times and love the food. Whatever we choose it always good, fresh and prepared quickly.

Thank KiKieclipse
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Consistently excellent American Chinese food. Always fast and hot. Generous portions, you won't leave hungry. They have a buffet for lunch but personally I would rather order from the menu. This is our go to Chinese in the Avery County area. Dine in or carry...More

Thank Jake P
Reviewed 30 June 2017

10 minutes after we called the food was ready for pick-up. The menu was extensive and reasonably priced. The food was the usual Chinese take-out.

Thank grandee61947
Reviewed 21 June 2017

One wouldn't expect Chinese food nearby in the mountains, but this little place is located in a small shopping center in Banner Elk. We ordered egg drop soup, moo shu chicken, & a 3 piece combo delight ( chicken, beef & shrimp), plus 2 egg...More

Thank jboxer55
Reviewed 28 May 2017

General Tsao's very good. Fried chicken wings very good. Quick service on a very busy holiday weekend.

Thank palmettosojourner
Reviewed 26 February 2017

We selected this option when the original option had an hour and a half wait! We found friendly welcome and very tasty foods. We would return here again! Very good Chinese foods!

Thank StanP02
Reviewed 22 February 2017

We have stopped going to this restaurant. Many years ago the food was excellent whereas now it is bland and forgettable

1  Thank Carlos B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3587 Tynecastle Hwy, Banner Elk, NC 28604-9751
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Banner Elk
  • Phone Number: +1 828-898-3533
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