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112 S Banker St, Effingham, IL 62401-2446
+1 217-347-0304
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10:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 10:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 23:00
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Effingham, Illinois
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43 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

A cheap way to get a ton of ok food (it is a buffet) but don't go in expecting a gourmet meal by any means.

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Thank tmike511
Effingham, Illinois
1 review
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Great customer service along with piping hot food every time. Delivery is always very fast and orders come packed nicely and accurate.

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Thank treed2017
Effingham, Illinois
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

About the only fresh,made to order Chinese around. Kind of a diamond in the rough!! Never have to wait long either!

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Thank Tony C
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6 reviews
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Every time I eat here, I am full and satisfied. You can't beat this authentic eatery! The staff is friendly and waits on your every need, making sure you have the very best experience.

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Thank Kaitlin C
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6 reviews
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Stopped in when we were driving past Effingham on a long road trip. China Express is "downtown," but it doesn't take long to get there from the interstate--and it was worth the trip for us. The food was hot and fresh, and the tofu was great. They certainly didn't skimp on portions--my wife and I could have easily split one... More 

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Thank LondonLeader
Nashville, Tennessee
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64 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2016

Delivery was fast. Food was good and warm. Moo Shu Pork filling very good, wrappers did not hold together well. Dumplings were great. Egg Rolls very tasty.

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Thank Sonny S
Effingham, Illinois
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Best Chinese food in town. This is a carry out restaurant. The food is excellent and you get plenty for your money. I have always been happy with my orders and my mom always want to go there when she is in town.

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Thank fromls2ss
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Best Chinese food in town. Dine-in carry out or delivery experience is fast. Tasty wide variety menu with excellent portion served fresh and Hot.

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San Antonio, Texas
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71 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 May 2015

Once again found ourselves in Effingham for the night en route to elsewhere along the Interstate and wanted to try something new/other than Firefly Grill. It was a beautiful evening so drove to the downtown area, just a couple of miles and @ 5-10 minutes south of the the Interstate. There found China Express. It had great reviews on Trip... More 

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1 Thank 03ran51
Bedford, Indiana
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 February 2015

We're on the way to indiana from St. Louis and wanted some Chinese food. Search on tripadvisor and read great reviews about it. It's a very simple place, most of take-outs. The owners were very kind, friendly and attentive. The food was very fresh, good and reasonably priced. Worth it a try.

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Thank claudiaseidle

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 22:00
Monday
10:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 22:00
Thursday
10:30 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 S Banker St, Effingham, IL 62401-2446
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Effingham
  • Phone Number: +1 217-347-0304

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