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China Star Restaurant

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Port area, Kolonia, Kolonia, Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Like so much of Pohnpei prepare to be surprised. Only minutes from the Int Airport you won't be disappointed with the food and with so many late flights this could be a great stopover for dinner before heading to your flight -especially if the airlines are not too geberoua with feeding passengers. We decided to have the large sashimi because... More 

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Thank Sir Humphrey Blunt
Makati City, Philippines
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144 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

this is a great place to eat before you take your flight out of Pohnpei...you need to check in first then you can go by foot or car. Great Chinese food....

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Thank ChaGonzales
Indonesia
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22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016

I had always stopped at the China Star for lunch before boarding my afternoon flight since the airport is nearby. No longer though. I found a huge cockroach mixed in my diced szichuan chicken dish. The worst thing is they replaced the dish and discounted me a mere 10%. I could barely eat after that.

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Thank allthon
Honolulu, Hawaii
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72 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

A Chinese restaurant in Pohnpei, I guess I shouldn't be suprise they are everywhere. So let's get to the ambiance, well what can you say it's typical of all the restaurants in the sense you open and throw a few Asian things to make the place look authentic. Not complaining just saying. Food, I didn't expect much and I was... More 

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Thank asiatravler29
Manila, Philippines
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14 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2015 via mobile

Best Chinese restaurant near the airport. You can check in your luggage then have a nice lunch in time for checking in at the departure area. You must try their stir fried spicy chicken. It's one of the best I've tasted so far. Prices are reasonable .

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Thank Robbie M
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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437 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 May 2015

I knew this China Star hotel existed, but I don't know why, during my 11 months on this island, I never asked if they also had a restaurant . When I went there 2 days ago I did not expect very much, but I have to admit that I was pleasantly surprised. It is a fairly spacious Chinese restaurant, very... More 

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Kolonia, Federated States of Micronesia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2015

Food is good, but you might want to ask them to hold the salt. Huge selection of food on the menu compared to other restaurants on the island; they also do a pretty good job of making use of local produce (unlike the mostly imported veggies you will find at other restaurants). Steamed fish and braised eggplant are awesome! 2... More 

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Thank suelowe
Tralee, Ireland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2014 via mobile

Food fairly good Right beside airport Closes from 230 to 430 Fast enough Average price Hotel is ok to stay in too Recommended

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Thank samboDublin
Saipan, Mariana Islands
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2014

Why would you eat Chinese food in Pohnpei? If you have to, the food here is very good. The menu has the usual assortment of dishes that one can expect in any Cantonese restaurant.

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Guam, Mariana Islands
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2013

Okay Chinese food with so-so service. Almost made us late for our flight since it took so long to cook one of our dishes.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Port area, Kolonia, Kolonia, Pohnpei, Federated States of Micronesia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Federated States of Micronesia  >  Pohnpei  >  Kolonia

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?