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Szechuan First

18124 E Valley Hwy, Kent, WA 98032-1001
+1 425-656-0889
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good33%
  • Average22%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“broiled fish” (2 reviews)
“rice” (4 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
££ - £££
18124 E Valley Hwy, Kent, WA 98032-1001
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Reviewed 20 July 2018

We got there about three minutes after it opened and there was already a line out the door and people waiting for an open table. We went away to do other things and ordered take out instead. It was awkward because the cash register is...More

Thank Jodi H
Reviewed 8 May 2018

I tried Tofu, boiled fish, crispy sole, general chicken....this place became my favorite spot when I am in the area. Crispy dishes are always the best, if you like spicy , that is also a good choice. ALways busy there but worth the wait. Thank...More

Thank acousticlala
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Great spot for lunch, we had to wait a little for a free table but was worth it. For $7 each we got great meal packed with flavour. Worth dropping by if in the area

Thank aok47
Reviewed 20 January 2018

I came here with two adults and two children. The staff was very accommodating of our spills and drops. Offered lollipops to the kids when we were leaving. Food is really good. Szechuan beef - spicy and tasty. Other dishes were duck - well prepared...More

Thank SafetyPro-VA
Reviewed 31 August 2017

And very popular. At 8:00 on a Wednesday night, the restaurant only had one table available, and the restaurant was full and getting new customers even when we left. Most were Asian--all excellent signs that we'd picked a good place (we were travelling through, and...More

Thank UnrepentantFoodie
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We stopped for dinner at Szechuan First in Kent yesterday on July 4th - worried that they'd be closed, happy they weren't. The four of us ordered fried whole rock fish, fish flavored spicy eggplant, salt and pepper whole shrimp in the shell, and stir...More

Thank s s
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We had the Spicy Crispy Fish Fillet and the Spicy Eggplant. Both were very good but the former was spicier. Very good price for both. Love coming here when we need something spicy.

Thank Helen C
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

My brother loves this place but I don't share the same feeling. I think the food is greasy and the quality is average at best. The people are nice though which is not typical of Chinese restaurant.

Thank rhubris
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Went here today to enjoy some chinese food. This place is well hidden if you never been there before. Its close to the great shopping wall. The building is kinda old, but comfortable. We ordered the kung pao chicken, Mongolian chicken, rice and egg flower...More

Thank jdweller
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Been here a few times, we love the service and the food. You get seated right away and brought fresh brewed tea. The dishes on the menu are very reasonably priced. We always order 3 dishes and can never finish. We always take home a...More

Thank Raintreeflower
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18124 E Valley Hwy, Kent, WA 98032-1001
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Kent
  • Phone Number: +1 425-656-0889
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