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Village Gourmet

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22 Chestnut Hill Road, Norwalk, CT 06851
+1 203-849-8288
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12:00 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Singapore
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

We've been coming to Village Gourmet for over 15 years and am a little embarrassed to have taken so long to write a review of what is our favorite Chinese restaurant in all of Fairfield County. Good food and great value, it consistently delivers tasty dishes although the menu is not as extensive as you can find in NYC; it... More 

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Thank NasiLemak888
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

This place has a much better rating than it deserves. There's nothing special, nothing is fresh and nothing is handmade. I can't understand why people rate it so high?

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Thank Sandy M
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31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Went here with friends to enjoy a Friday night meal. We stayed for over 3 hours chatting and eating good food. The staff were wonderfully accomodating. Our friends speech Chinese so it was lovely to watch our waitress explain menu items to them. We had fried crab meat wontons and shrimp tempura to share for appetizers. For my entrée, I... More 

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Thank Bernadette L
Ashford, Connecticut
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79 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Garlic chicken with green beans and scallops and shrimp were terrific. The hot and sour was vegetarian and was perfect. We walked in and ordered and were served for take out within 10 minutes. We live in the neighborhood and will be there regularly.

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Thank Sanandanna
CT
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

So authentic and delicious. Dishes you won't find anywhere else. Situated in a small strip of stores. Not flashy but worthy of sophisticated palate.

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Thank GBC151
Norwalk, Connecticut
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52 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

We went here on the recommendation of friends and we were glad we took their advice. The food was good and they kitchen has specials using lots of veggies. I enjoyed a shrimp special which had nice large shrimp and included a nice mix of fresh vegetables. Another nice thing is that here one has their choice of white rice... More 

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Thank Bogart1958
Norwalk, Connecticut
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2016

The first couple of times I came to the restaurant the food really was delicious and the service was decent. Tonight service was terrible and I will not return. The tea pot leaked all over our table; the waitress took our napkins to wipe it up, left it on the table, which look unappetizing and she had an attitude while... More 

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Fairfield
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179 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2016

There are many Chinese/Asian restaurants to choose from in the area but for the price you cannot beat Village Gourmet. Standard Chinese dishes but all done very well. The wait staff is very good and accommodating plus the chef will make minor variations in the dishes to suit personal tastes. We have been there several times and never disappointed.

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Thank John L
SUDBURY
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2016 via mobile

Went tonight for a bit of take out had hot n sour soup and scallops shrimp and eggplant in spicy garlic sauce very good trip advisor you worked for me again thanks

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Thank JERRY01776
Norwalk, Connecticut
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016

I only eat Chinese food once or twice a year - and its usually only because i've gotten a craving so bad that I must obey it or eat my arm off. That being said, crappy Chinese food just won't cut it. Today i woke up with one of those cravings and couldn't stop thinking about Chinese food all day.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Chestnut Hill Road, Norwalk, CT 06851
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Norwalk
  • Phone Number: +1 203-849-8288

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