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Five Happiness Chinese Restaurant

3605 S Carrollton Ave, New Orleans, LA 70118-4509
+1 504-482-3935
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good43%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“egg rolls” (11 reviews)
“soup” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
3605 S Carrollton Ave, New Orleans, LA 70118-4509
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The waiter was friendly and answered all my questions. We ordered the egg drop soup which was great. Egg rolls, which were lacking in flavor. We had combination fried rice which was also lacking in flavor. The chicken in the rice was disgusting. We also...More

Thank Jessica B
Reviewed 1 week ago

After eating at Five Happiness for years, I recently decided to take an order home. I found a strange quirk in the dine-in vs. the take out menu that cost me a few dollars and thought others should be aware of this difference. The lunch...More

Thank RNewOrleans
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We quite often have lunch at Five Happiness and have never had a bad meal. The portions are generous, good and priced wonderfully. They present the food in a timely manner and the seating is excellent.

Thank Agnesbythesea
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

The food is amazing, I've been here twice and everything we ordered was really good with large portions.

Thank Aknowgood
Reviewed 30 July 2017

While my wife and I were dining, there were at least a dozen fruit flies in our booth area on the wall and flying around our food. The waiter said "It's that time of year." Disgusting.

Thank O3506WZthomasp
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch with clients. Was a casual meal. Service was quick and unobtrusive!! About the best Chinese in the city!! Best Kung Pao in New Orleans.

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 28 May 2017

I used to get take out all the time but no more. Ordered the mandarin chicken and it was so overcooked and under seasoned. Also got the shrimp fried rice also under seasoned and dry. Last time I got the egg foo young and it...More

1  Thank kbrys79
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Service was terrible but worst was the quality of the food. I have gone to restaurant for 30 years but this was the worst experience for me there, ever. Took forever to get service although it was not busy at the time. Once we did...More

Thank Jim K
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We find it hard to get Chinese food along the Gulf Coast and in New Orleans that seems really authentic Chinese similar to what we have had on the west coast. 5 Happiness does not disappoint.

Thank John D
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Very good for what you get, American Chinese. Hannan chicken was tasty but not fire your hot. Egg drop soup really good. Best high volume Chinese in the area

Thank chodgson24
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23 July 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3605 S Carrollton Ave, New Orleans, LA 70118-4509
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans
  • Phone Number: +1 504-482-3935
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Closed due to damage suffered in Hurricane Katrina.
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