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Twin Lion Chinese Restaurant

Northwest Austin
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4815 W Braker Ln Ste 510, Austin, TX 78759-5618
+1 512-794-8772
11:30 - 21:45
Closed now
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Sun 11:30 - 21:45
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 21:45
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:30
Fri 17:00 - 22:00
Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Berlin, Germany
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48 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

All dishes we ordered were served so fast and the taste was as good as other Chinese restaurants, nothing extraordinary there. But the prices were really good.

Thank Izabell L
Dallas, Texas
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99 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

I travel to Austin intermittently, and found Twin Lion several visits ago. I have never eaten onsite--always takeout. There is a lengthy menu--kind of old school, and I try to try different things each time. This time I had the hot and sour soup, a nice value play and very tasty. I then had the spring roll (maybe not so... More 

Thank J P
Austin, Texas
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73 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

I darly hot and sour soup and General Tsos chicken. Both are really good and worth the trip. It has been a few mothns since I have been there but very pleased every time.

Thank Greg A
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62 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Shared the $32 family dinner. Pu-pu platter, wonton soup, Kung Pao Beef and Moo Shu Pork entrees. Delicious wonton soup and the pu-pu platter was plentiful, hot, tasty. Good beef. My husband said the moo shu pork was great.

Thank Beabe T
Stuttgart, Germany
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

This is a nice little spot for lunch. I had the pepper steak with steamed rice and it was really good. Food came out hot and fresh. Highly recommend if you are looking for good Chinese food.

Thank Beave30
Austin, Texas
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

a little neighborhood restaurant lacking decor but very clean and great dishes. Would go here any day over PF Chang. Friendly service reasonable prices. It is a great find.

Thank mmb352
Mooresville, North Carolina
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

This is mine and my family's favorite Chinese place. We absolutely love the Wonderful Chicken. I haven't found anything else like it across the US. Good food and excellent service.

Thank tuffus1
Austin, Texas
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304 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016

We stopped in for a quick lunch, and found Twin Lion's lunch specials and the service were both very good. This is a small Chinese restaurant in a strip center in front of the HEB grocery store (at Braker and 183 N ); It's a long-time local favorite, and very reasonable prices (many lunches are $7 - $8.00, and include... More 

Thank LK R
Austin, Texas
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519 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 327 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2016

Three co-workers and I had lunch on a Thursday at Twin Lion Chinese Restaurant. Between us we ordered Chicken & Garlic sauce $7, Chicken & Vegetables $7 and Almond Chicken $7.25 off the lunch menu. Our meals came with soup, egg roll and fried rice. We ordered the hot & sour soup, egg drop soup and wonton soup. All four... More 

Thank M J
Austin, Texas
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80 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2016

First, it took forever to be waited on, close to 20 minutes just to start with water. Once we ordered, our food arrived quickly. The Mongolian beef had more carrots than beef. The chicken with vegetables was limp and tasteless. Most of the food seemed like something you'd buy in the freezer section and heat up. It didn't seem fresh... More 

Thank Kathy W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:45
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:45
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:45
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:45
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:45
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4815 W Braker Ln Ste 510, Austin, TX 78759-5618
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > Northwest Austin
  • Neighbourhood: Northwest Austin
  • Phone Number: +1 512-794-8772

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?