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Oriental East - CLOSED

1312 E West Hwy, Silver Spring, MD 20910-3232
+1 301-608-0030
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good41%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“dim sum” (76 reviews)
“sticky rice” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
1312 E West Hwy, Silver Spring, MD 20910-3232
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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

9/30/2017 was this restaurants last day in business. They were always crowded on weekends because they had some of the best dim sum!

Thank Amy W
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Go at 1PM. Skip the line. We'll miss Oriental East! We've been coming for decades, like many others.

Thank TH Y
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Went for lunch yesterday, 21 Sep 2017, and was very disappointed. I tried going there once before, on a Saturday, but the line stretched out the door and around the block, much longer than I ever wait for any restaurant. Yesterday’s line was much shorter,...More

Thank courtrightkj
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Been eating here for over 30 years and am very sad they are closing their doors at the end of the month. They have the best dim sum in the area, but get there early on the weekends. The line can be outside the door...More

Thank VJS821
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Not the place to go for superb customer service, but the dim sum is excellent. Get in line by 10:30 on weekends.

Thank Amy W
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Its chicken chow mein was in a special style, not the best i've had but not bad either. Besides it's a lot for me, a female who'd never think herself eating like a bird, to eat it up. The staff were so nice and patient...More

Thank lelantos0717
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Went for an early weekday dim sum lunch, but I've been a bunch of times over the past couple of years. This place has been doing dim sum for years. The dim sum is serviceable but I think they are stuck in a rut. The...More

Thank BuskyBusk
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

The food is good......but the service is terrible! I mean terrible! If the food wasn't good I would probably never come back. But they really need to work on there service......I had to keep asking them for a water refill and by the end they...More

Thank ikarli
Reviewed 15 June 2017

This is our go-to place for lunch. The food is consistently good and the service is very quick. It is rare that you have to wait more than a couple of minutes to get seated. They have a nice selection of lunch specials at very...More

Thank John N
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Arrived at 12:30 on a Sunday and there was no wait at all. The food and service were excellent. We will definitely go back for dim sum again.

Thank Bigma1948
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 20 - USD 35
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1312 E West Hwy, Silver Spring, MD 20910-3232
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Montgomery County  >  Silver Spring
  • Phone Number: +1 301-608-0030
  • E-mail
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