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Yummy House

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2202 W Waters Ave Ste 1, Tampa, FL 33604-2741
11:00 - 21:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The grouper in XO sauce, salt & pepper calamari, Mongolian beef, Kung Pao chicken, duck fried rice, house lo mein ALL DELICIOUS! I've been going to the YH for 8 years and tried most of their menu and I simply cannot eat Chinese food anywhere else. We love the food and the prices. Absolutely excellent!!!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Palm Harbor, Florida, United States
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113 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tried the place last year, and wasn't impressed. But my daughter's family lived in China for 5 years, and wanted to try it. We even brought the toddler and the baby. And I was very pleasantly surprised. Service was friendly and accommodating to the kids. We ordered three dishes, Kung Pao chicken, spicy eggplant, and beef with noodles. Each was... More 

Thank Rick S
Tampa, Florida
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

This is the second time we visited this restaurant and the service was even worse then the first time. The food was good when it finally showed up however when the waiter starts giving you excuses as to why the food was late you know there is a problem. The service definitely ruined the meal even though the food was... More 

Thank Barry D
Tampa, Florida
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55 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

I brought two of my biggest Chinese food critics with me and they were impressed. We got the pick 3 for $22 - salt & pepper calamari, eight treasures pot, and grouper in XO sauce. We also ordered egg rolls (factory made spring rolls - skip these) and the veggie fried rice. Mom was afraid the fried rice would be... More 

Thank SoozClues
Tampa, Florida
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48 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Stopped in just as they opened and got the pick three for $22. Ordered honey chicken, shrimp fried rice, and szechuan (probably spelled wrong) chicken. Glad we only ordered one set, the portions were huge! We weren't able to finish any of them, even though I tried my hardest much to my wife's discouragement, and took two boxes home. Definitely... More 

Thank Kristopher N
Tarpon Springs, Florida
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

If you want great tasting and authentic Chinese Food, this is the place. They offer a long list of dishes and so far all the I've tasted are the best. It's a real treat to the tastebuds and their prices are real reasonable.

Thank robowe24
Seminole, Florida
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Original Yummy House. Delicious food. We ordered Grouper Tofu Po and Braised Short Ribs with Green Peppers and Onions.

Thank az582016
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173 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

Reasonably priced, fresh Chinese cuisine; there’s a reason this place is one of the more highly rated restaurants in Tampa. It’s a bit off the beaten track, and we stumbled upon it by chance when we were in the area. A Tampa-based friend of ours later commented to us that among locals, it’s highly popular. We can see why, and... More 

Thank ibcgg1
Palm Harbor, Florida, United States
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113 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

You want Chinese take out...take care. I called in an order of crispy egg rolls and chicken with mixed vegetables. The online menu doesn't mention it, but RICE IS ALA CARTE. Fortunately the cashier asked me if I wanted any...$1 for a small container. The man who took my order didn't mention it, and apparently didn't hear too well, because... More 

Thank Rick S
Oldsmar, Florida
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2016

We're locals and we drive 45 minutes to eat here several times a month, bringing friends who've never been here, and they always come back. It's an unassuming place, nothing fancy, but the food is exceptional; the honey walnut shrimp is to die for. And you can bring in your own wine. Just bring a corkscrew - and wine glasses,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2202 W Waters Ave Ste 1, Tampa, FL 33604-2741
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Tampa

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