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Black Bamboo

844 Farmington Ave, West Hartford, CT 06119-1511
+1 860-236-8888
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“egg rolls” (4 reviews)
“tofu” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
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844 Farmington Ave, West Hartford, CT 06119-1511
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1 - 10 of 54 reviews

Reviewed 16 April 2017

Black Bamboo is our take-out of choice and there are many places to choose from. It always seems the portions are bigger. If there is a shrimp dish you have good sized shrimp. They will also change up an order for you, substitute vegetables if...More

Thank W-Hartford_CT
Reviewed 15 April 2017

There are several delicious vegan options here. The vegan ribs are great. We really like the vegan general tso's chicken. The service is always great!

Thank veggie-mommy
Reviewed 3 March 2017

this is a fantastic quick fresh asian type food place.The menu is extensive and good. A local kid started it and it should do well for a good while. If looking for fresh veggies and such you can't go wrong

Thank Kevin O
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Great variety of Chinese vegetarian dishes and decent prices. Mostly take out. They cook to order so you get what you want.

Thank Helen S
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Sonny is the owner and you'll find him there most nights. Once he meets you, he never forgets your name and personally greets you every time he sees you. When we are in the mood for Chinese food, this is the place to go. Very...More

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 31 July 2016

We always get take-out. I eat their once and it was outstanding. Since we live 5 minutes away, I order and drive there. Hot and sour soup, spring rolls, General Tso and lo mein. We fight over the leftovers, it is soon good Round 1...More

Thank AOFDawg
Reviewed 19 June 2016

Tried it based on Trip Advisor rating. Yikes! This is by far the worst Chinese food I have had anywhere! The veggie dumplings had disgustingly chewy, thick dough, the egg rolls were just filled with bland cabbage, and the order for curry chicken/onions only came...More

Thank THESUPERFRANK
Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

This restaurant remains consistent with its product. It hasn't changed its quality since the last time I reviewed it a year and a half ago. It is certainly not gourmet though some of its beef products are excellent. The white rice, though, was overcooked. Portion...More

Thank Jerandnanc
Reviewed 27 March 2016

Everyone is loving this place, but I had a different experience. First of all they said it would be an hour before ready not a problem. My husband arrives fifteen minutes early with the line out the door. He actually waited awhile and then asked...More

Thank Denise C
Reviewed 14 January 2016

A friend , who lives nearby, recommended it. I was passing by on my way home - so, I couldn't resist. Simple menu - very good for GF( gluten-free) folks. Not really suited for dining-in unless you're by yourself and like to people watch. Expedient...More

Thank Just G
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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 844 Farmington Ave, West Hartford, CT 06119-1511
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  West Hartford
  • Phone Number: +1 860-236-8888
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