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8006 Garners Ferry Rd, Ste C, Columbia, SC 29209-5146
+1 803-776-6633
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

This place is awesome. The staff is friendly and the prices were very reasonable. We enjoyed the food so much that we ate here both nights during our visit to Columbia. You will be glad you stopped by. Enjoy.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

This a great place to get fast chinese to go always busy always good always fresh made to order we really enjoy this place for thise dinners that just cant make it to the table in time we go to American house for chinese!

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Columbia, SC
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

A longtime favorite for its ham fried rice and wings, today I ordered the extra small shrimp lo mein. The term "extra small" is a misnomer in this case -- I am a heavy eater and the extra small size was all that I needed. If you are really hungry you might want the "small" but anything larger is a... More 

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Morehead, Kentucky
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

It's on the way home so I'll occassionally stop in for a House Fried Rice meal. The wings are pretty popular with the locals but I'm not sure why. Like almost all Chinese take out they are soft and mushy with very little flavor or mouth texture appeal. Flavor comes souly from their sauces, which are average. Where they beat... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016

Up until 10 years ago, I lived in Washington, DC where you can throw a rock in any direction and hit a great restaurant. Truth be told, I love Thai more than Chinese but we were out on Garner's Ferry one Friday night and saw the line of people waiting to get in--! We ordered several dishes and each one... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2014 via mobile

I've been coming here for years and they have good wings and nearly everything I've had has been good. However the lo Mein is amazing! Probably the best I've ever had especially the shrimp lo mein. The large portion is HUGE and enough to easily feed 2 and maybe 3-4 people. Prices are pretty good here too. I used to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2012 via mobile

This is an old favorite of mine. The family that runs this place has done so for years and they recently built a new building. This place is always hopping because its a good old standby for the locals. They have great eggrolls, fried rice, sesame chicken, pepper steak. It's typical Chinese take out!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8006 Garners Ferry Rd, Ste C, Columbia, SC 29209-5146
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Columbia
  • Phone Number: +1 803-776-6633

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?