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Five Happiness Chinese Restaurant

) #651 of 1,538 Restaurants in New Orleans ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Chinese, Asian
3605 S Carrollton Ave, New Orleans, LA 70118-4509
+1 504-482-3935
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good43%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“egg rolls” (11 reviews)
“soup” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Chinese, Asian
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
3605 S Carrollton Ave, New Orleans, LA 70118-4509
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Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

Went for lunch with clients. Was a casual meal. Service was quick and unobtrusive!! About the best Chinese in the city!! Best Kung Pao in New Orleans.

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 28 May 2017

I used to get take out all the time but no more. Ordered the mandarin chicken and it was so overcooked and under seasoned. Also got the shrimp fried rice also under seasoned and dry. Last time I got the egg foo young and it...More

Thank kbrys79
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Service was terrible but worst was the quality of the food. I have gone to restaurant for 30 years but this was the worst experience for me there, ever. Took forever to get service although it was not busy at the time. Once we did...More

Thank Jim K
Reviewed 8 May 2017

We find it hard to get Chinese food along the Gulf Coast and in New Orleans that seems really authentic Chinese similar to what we have had on the west coast. 5 Happiness does not disappoint.

Thank John D
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Very good for what you get, American Chinese. Hannan chicken was tasty but not fire your hot. Egg drop soup really good. Best high volume Chinese in the area

Thank chodgson24
Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed as usual. I have been going here for years. Only reason it's not a 5 is that it has seem to slip a little bit and it's food quality but that's comparing it to itself. It's still my favorite compared to all other restaurants....More

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Five Happiness is one of those restaurants that you know when you go thee the food is going to be the same as it has been for the last 30 years that you have eaten here!! It's good! The egg rolls are different than everyone...More

Thank Captmark20
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I always love coming to Five Happiness! Having grown up in Asia, I appreciate real, authentic, family-run restaurants. The food was very good and the service was also good! A little updating with some style and bright colors would make this restaurant shine. Some good...More

Thank bruxton
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

I used to go to this restaurant monthly since the late nineties but is the last two years the quality is going down and the prices up. There are better Asian food at the Westbank or Uptown.

Thank MiaMobile
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Food is pretty good! I have tried the beef with broccoli and chicken with vegetables. The egg rolls were a little on the greasy side, and upset my stomach. Overall good is pretty good! Authentic

Thank tarinbaquet
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Pam W
24 July 2017|
Response from chodgson24 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure. Never even considered
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Reservations, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3605 S Carrollton Ave, New Orleans, LA 70118-4509
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  New Orleans
  • Phone Number: +1 504-482-3935
  • E-mail
Closed due to damage suffered in Hurricane Katrina.
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