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First Chinese BBQ

2214 S Collins St, Arlington, TX 76010-6403
+1 817-469-8876
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“flat noodles” (4 reviews)
“pork” (3 reviews)
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2214 S Collins St, Arlington, TX 76010-6403
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Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

I've been here a couple of times and the food and service are great and the portions and prices unbeatable. The shrimp Won ton soup is outstanding with flavorful broth and won tons filled with shrimp and pork. This is not your average American Chinese...More

Thank RickyPaultexas
Reviewed 22 March 2017

My wife is Chinese, so she knew what to order, and this is authentic HK-style food. The waiter wasn't very attentive, but he was nice enough once he came over.

Thank Jeremy J
Reviewed 27 January 2017

make sure to buy the pork it was amazing there is no other word for it exept supercalafragalisticespialidociouse

Thank Wyatt S
Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

If you are not used to this non-nonsense, don't care attitude, you would think the service stinks. But this is typical for real Chinese restaurants. They took your order and brought you your food. What more do you want? The concept of pleasantries is unknown...More

Thank Konrad V
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

This is by far the the best Chinese food place in Arlington! Never has there been a problem with meal, service anything. Top Notch!! Cash only!!

Thank Shandond
Reviewed 20 June 2016

We've been eating oriental food in the metroplex for 30 years and 1st BBQ has been the best we've had. Quick service, fresh food, the very best Chinese food. Flat noodles is my favorite, but all the dishes are five star.

Thank TexasEagle
Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

The place only accepts cash. The bathroom was dirty. The seating was confusing. No one seated me. I had to find my own seat. One of the waitress, maybe owner was serving and eating at the area. Staff is unprofessional. The menu had too many...More

1  Thank Feliciano D
Reviewed 9 June 2015

First off, cash only and stick with their recommended dishes. Anything on their BBQ and marinated meat section is great - especially the duck and pork, The duck like all their foods is not americanized - that is fatty with lots of skin and bones....More

1  Thank joedvet
Reviewed 24 January 2015

The helpings are huge! the food actually tastes great and me not being an avid fan of chinese food i actually enjoyed the food. i must recommend eating the duck, or even orange flavored chicken. make sure you have enough people to eat with because...More

2  Thank Kingissu
Reviewed 27 June 2014

Everything here is served family style so you need to bring a group so you can share and explore. You may have thought you've eaten Chinese Food before, but this is the real deal and far superior to any Chinese restaurant you may have tried...More

1  Thank markandkarenbrown
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2214 S Collins St, Arlington, TX 76010-6403
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 817-469-8876
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