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China Garden Restaurant

1602 Leeland St, Houston, TX 77003-5032
+1 713-652-0745
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“lemon chicken” (24 reviews)
“egg rolls” (49 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
1602 Leeland St, Houston, TX 77003-5032
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is real good tastes authentic we really enjoy eating here and have good choice of plates , good service

Thank Rudy G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I like China Garden - but it is not my favorite Chinese. They have a large menu - it is standard Chinese fare - good, but nothing outstanding. Plenty of parking. I worked downtown for a number of years - and China Garden is at...More

Thank katrr2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just go and enjoy! Excellent food, gracious waitstaff and easy to get to. I have been going to China Garden for over 25 years. I hope they will be around for the next 25!

Thank Katie H
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

I have dined here numerous times throughout the years. The food has always been just above average, very seldom have I been disappointed. This location has the usual Chinese food fare all at a decent price. The location is close to several venues in Houston,...More

Thank S P
Reviewed 9 August 2017

It use to be good. Now with all the sports commotion they have a fixed menu and its rushed and bland.

Thank sylviac100
Reviewed 8 August 2017

China Garden is always good but they have a sizzling rice soup that is good anytime but especially in cold weather!

Thank SKay2011
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

As many reviews have said the egg rolls were good. I have actually made these egg rolls myself, so they remind me of my cooking. Egg Drop Soup was not my favorite, too fishy. Main dishes were not something I couldn't forget. Service ok. Really...More

Thank Sandra1515
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

I stopped today for late lunch with my wife, I had heard so many great things on the radio about this place and decided that we should go today!! 8/4/17. Walked into the place and it smelled kinda weird, then the staff was just mingling...More

Thank Besttexaswelder
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Any restaurant where locals frequent has got to be a good place. China Garden has been there a long time and is a favorite for cops and City Employees. Prices are good for what you get. While the food is generally good, it is not...More

Thank Gomark
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Great atmosphere and an awesome place to get a meal before a Rockets game. I came here with my son. We loved the egg rolls and our main courses (Orange Chicken and Beef and Broccoli) were very good too. It will become our regular stop...More

Thank MrModu
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Average prices
USD 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:30
16:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1602 Leeland St, Houston, TX 77003-5032
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 713-652-0745
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