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1435 1st Ave SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402-5022
+1 319-247-1888
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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
1 review
Reviewed 26 March 2016

The food was good and the service was great.I have tried all the other chinese restaurants and this one is the best

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Thank mdosi2016
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
2 reviews
Reviewed 29 October 2015

My most recent visit was terrible. I made an order for pick up. The food was plenty hot, however the taste was horrible! The food tasted as if it had been cooked in old grease or had been warmed up. I won't go again.

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Thank TREVIEW1102
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 October 2014

love the food love the people fast and friendly service land the orange chicken and the orange chicken

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1 Thank ggdfh
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 October 2014

China Inn is always our first choice for Chinese in Cedar Rapids! Every single time it's hot, fast, and delicious with lots of choices on the menu! Not to mention, reasonably priced! Both their 1st Ave. and 16th Ave. locations consistently provide the same amazing service and food! They also deliver. The owners recognize me whether I call in an... More 

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Thank oceanserenity3
Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2013

Food was cold and got diarhea after eating. It did not appear that the quantity of food was good in proportion for the price. The inside of restaurant was not visibly clean and was uncomfrtable to dine in.

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Thank Tora J
Loveland, CO and Mt. Vernon, IA
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130 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2012

We had the lunch special today, that is, one of about 30 choices. I had the sweet and sour chicken, my friend had Mongolian beef. Both dishes were tasty, and very affordable,....drink and meal for $5.50. We added crab rangoons, they were miniatures, not the full fledged rangoon to which I was accustomed. But not bad. Service was quick and... More 

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1 Thank Bob C
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2011

I found China Inn by accident several years ago and I'm so glad I did. Their food isn't bland like most american Chinese places. If you want spicy Chinese/szechuan food then this is the place to go. They have the best hot & sour soup, their egg rolls are great, and all the dishes I've had were excellent. My favorites... More 

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1 Thank hickerhr
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
1 review
Reviewed 5 January 2011

We moved to town 8 years ago and tried all the recommended places. Not until visiting China Inn were we happy with the choices. Even though we live in the far north part of town, this is the only place we will go for Chinese. The hot and sour soup has a great kick and the meats are always nice... More 

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Thank Ryan241
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2010

The food is so greasy. Their fried rice should be called "petrified rice." Seriously, I feared cracking my teeth it is so hard...consistently! We just gave up on them.

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Thank JudyR26

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Restaurant Details

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Chinese
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Delivery, Takeout
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  • Address: 1435 1st Ave SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402-5022
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Cedar Rapids
  • Phone Number: +1 319-247-1888

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