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Little Yen King

8996 W Bowles Ave, Littleton, CO 80123-8603
+1 303-979-9555
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good9%
  • Average9%
  • Poor27%
  • Terrible0%
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“hot sour soup” (2 reviews)
“egg rolls” (2 reviews)
“large shrimp” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
8996 W Bowles Ave, Littleton, CO 80123-8603
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Reviewed 26 November 2017

This used to be our favorite Chinese restaurant to visit. My daughter and I went there for lunch today, and were so disappointed in the service, cleanliness of the women's bathroom, and food quality. We will not be return customers.

Thank bfitgirl
Reviewed 7 November 2017

At first glance Yen King is a typical chinese restaurant in layout, staff and menu and doesn't change upon closer examination. The egg drop soup is a bland, watered down version of what you get almost anywhere else, as is the sweet and sour soup....More

Thank Alex G
Reviewed 8 October 2017

It had been a couple of years since our last visit to the Yen King so we decided to stop by recently with our group of four. Unfortunately, the place is looking shabby and worn. The food was good but not as great as we...More

Thank Maui2014NMR
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We decided to check out any changes to their menu, because we usually call for take-out. The menu has not changed much and it still has great food at great prices. Cup of hot & sour soup $3.25 (voted for years as the best in...More

Thank Don M
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Our favorite Chinese take out. Hot & sour soup has always rated best in Denver (always has large shrimp in it), great egg rolls, chicken fried rice and Happy Meal. Call - ready in 10 minutes and is very hot. Amount is 2 meals.

Thank Don M
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Really good food, reasonably priced, and friendly staff. We had egg drop soup, egg rolls, vegetable delight, and schezwan chicken. All were very good. The vegetables in particular were perfectly cooked (tender crisp), and really tasty. The staff was busy, but friendly and at tentative....More

Thank dmmonroe
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

We've counted Yen King as our favorite Chinese restaurant near home for over 20 years. In the last few of those years we've noticed a gradual decline. Our visit tonight was our last. Hot and sour soup was tepid. Beef dish appeared to have been...More

1  Thank Cigano-Gitano
Reviewed 10 August 2014

We have eaten here for more than 20 years and have never had a bad meal. It is a well managed family restaurant with the husband supervising the kitchen and the wife taking care of customers. Of all the choices to eat out in Littleton...More

Thank Bill B
Reviewed 28 June 2012

This is a little gem tucked away in a strip mall. It is on the south side of Bowles, across from Southwest Plaza. The food is consistently delicious! We have been eating here for years and enjoy the food, service, and ambiance. The food aside...More

Thank Sheri K
Reviewed 22 August 2010

We eat here at least once a month, mostly take home, but have dined inside occasionally and it is great, the staff is friendly and accomodating, the atmosphere is great.

Thank keena2000
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Restaurant Details

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Dinner, Lunch
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Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8996 W Bowles Ave, Littleton, CO 80123-8603
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Littleton
  • Phone Number: +1 303-979-9555
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