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Chinatown Inn

520 3rd Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-2107
+1 412-261-1292
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“egg rolls” (10 reviews)
“eggrolls” (4 reviews)
“soup” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
520 3rd Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-2107
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1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 5 March 2018

Old style Chinese restaurant with dining room, though there were many people sitting in the waiting room for takeout. Beef and broccoli was really good and fresh. Had this only with white rice and tea. Pricing was interesting. On the menu, it was a strange...More

Thank zHojo
Reviewed 11 February 2018

Whenever my husband and I visit Pittsburgh we ALWAYS stop at the Chinatown Inn. We have been going there for 20+ years and just love their food. The egg rolls are to die for! We have never been disappointed. Parking is a bit of a...More

Thank joyfuldog
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Chinatown Inn may be the oldest Chinese restaurant in Pittsburgh. But, it's not fusty or old-fashioned. The servers are friendly and efficient. The food is fresh, tasty and well prepared. The Kung-Pao Chicken I ordered wqs overflowing with crisp vegetables and an ample number of...More

Thank jcs2032
Reviewed 1 November 2017

I went to China Town on 10/27/17 and had the worst experience and the worst waitress ever. I have been going to China Town Inn for 34 years. This is the one and only time it was horrible. The water had floaters in it, I...More

Thank Casandra K
Reviewed 10 August 2017

probably the best food around. great egg rolls, soup and main courses. a place to go back to many times.

Thank tomuchtravel
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Arrived at 8.55pm after checking closing time was 9.30pm. Was about to be seated when old lady came from nowhere and said closed. Take out only. Ummm suggest go to PFChangs who were happy to seat us at 9.15pm. This place does not deserve the...More

Thank DRPearson4
Reviewed 15 June 2017

I was in town for a conference, and my hotel's room service menu was pretty pitiful. I ordered the Chicken Lo Mein, an egg roll, and crab ragoons. Delivery was quick with friendly service. Lo Mein was very good and was a large portion (Dinner...More

Thank Westley M
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Chinatown Inn is the BEST CHINESE RESTURANT I have found in North America! HUGE FAN! and have been supporting Chinatown for over 25+ years. I can't say enough about this restaurant. I have had lunch in , dinner in and have had take out numerous...More

1  Thank SherryM5106
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

I'm a Pgh Native. I've been coming here for over a decade. You cannot, I repeat, CANNOT, find a restaurant in this city to rival Chinatown Inn. Authentic. Prompt. Clean. Delicious. And worth every penny. A value, an experience, and a memorable meal every time....More

Thank Aly C
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

We go here for lunch sometimes once a week. This place is wonderful. The food is always great. Never a disappointment. They are quick.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 520 3rd Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-2107
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 412-261-1292
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