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1139 5th St SW, Charlottesville, VA 22902-6464
+1 434-979-3512
Today
11:00 - 22:30
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:30
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Virginia
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163 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

Average strip mall, take out and delivery Chinese. They do have a couple tables if you want to dine in. I recently started working near by and was looking for another lunch option. I was pleasantly pleased. The lunch was under $6 with tax and was a huge serving. It was also cooked to order = hot and fresh! Not... More 

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Thank AmbersM0mmy
Richmond, Virginia
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2015

Awful service and we waited forever for our food. Typical Chinese restaurant. I think that with more personable service we would have stayed.

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Thank Patricia W
Carson, California
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166 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2014

On our recent vacation we could not locate a restaurant close to our hotel, everything was fast food. We found Jade Garden in a shopping area close to our hotel so we stopped. The food is cooked when you order so we gave it a try and took back to our room. The food tasted very fresh and delicious. The... More 

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Thank SeniorTraveler65575
North Garden, Virginia
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165 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2014

I don't care where one goes in America, every average sized town has three or more Chinese take-out places that look just like Jade Garden. That being said, Jade Garden is an absolute bargain if one is looking for a good hot lunch for $5.00 in Charlottesville. The portions are large and food is not bad. The aging strip mall... More 

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Thank CaptMancuso
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2013 via mobile

After receiving the food for delivery I ended up cooking instead and have the food away. It is cheap Chinese food, but not in the good way. The food lacks flavor, depth, inspiration, and ingredients. I would not even eat this as hangover food. The S+S pork had more breading than pork, and the pork itself lacked flavor and skilled... More 

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Charlottesville, Virginia
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58 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2012

Good Chinese takeout - for whatever reason they have the best lo mein. Everything else I have gotten there has been decent, and they are fairly speedy at getting you your order. I have called driving to them and they have had it ready by the time I get there. The one downside is that it is CASH ONLY.

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Thank aemh92510
Ruckersville, VA
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2012

We've been getting lunch deliveries from this place for years. Food is always hot and delicious and delivered promptly to our back "double door". Lunch special prices are reasonable and the portions are generous. Best Egg Foo Young in town!

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Thank dbk6n
Baltimore
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235 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2011

Average Chinese food. Good deal of chicken and brocolli, also beef, peppers and rice, each for $5. and change. It hit the spot.

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Thank travelerdebBaltimore
Charlottesville
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248 reviews
188 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2010

one of the best places in Cville for take out food. coming from New Jersey, where's there's a good chinese take out place on every corner, it's nice to have a good one here in Virginia.

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Thank Yankeebaseball
Charlottesville, Virginia
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2009

Don't expect to be seated and don't expect to be waited upon by white shirted and black pants wearing servers. DO expect to eat some of the best food in C'ville in this cuisine formulation for take out. DO expect to smell the marvelous smells from a very busy kitchen and if your lucky to be standing in the right... More 

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Thank 2kvetch

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:30
Thursday
11:00 - 22:30
Friday
11:00 - 23:30
Saturday
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1139 5th St SW, Charlottesville, VA 22902-6464
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Charlottesville
  • Phone Number: +1 434-979-3512

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