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Szechuan Chinese

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1923 Electric Rd, Salem, VA 24153-7401
+1 540-387-9869
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11:30 - 21:00
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Salem, Virginia
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

The food and service were great, however, the prices are too high for this level of restaurant. I won't be going back due to the prices.

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Thank Rolltide971
Philly
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We had delivery to the hotel and we were thankful. Wonton soup was very hot, but the filling was weird texture and the broth was oily. We ordered 3 egg rolls and ate 1/2 of 1. They were disappointing. The shrimp and vegetables in garlic sauce was okay. I didn't see any jumbo shrimp and the shrimp didn't taste fresh... More 

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Thank MadMarePhilly
1 review
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

I stopped in for a quick meal and was pleasantly surprised. The service and prices were great but the food was awesome! I had sesame fried tofu and fried rice.

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Thank Julie B
Salem, Virginia
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 21 July 2016

We eat here about once a month for the Sunday buffet. Everything is good and fresh on the buffet. It is the only Chinese restaurant in Salem that we go to.

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Thank Spartan24153
Salem, Virginia
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2016

The food and service are very good. Prices are reasonable. The employees are very pleasant. It is one of the few places that is quiet with no TV's or loud music. It's easy to enjoy conversation along with good food. Highly recommend it.

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Thank becky w
Seguin, United States
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Excellent, prompt service. Good selection of options on the buffet tables. Hot green tea to perfection. Very satisfying!

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Thank Gary H
Salem, Virginia
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24 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2016

I've eaten and taken out from this restaurant. The food is great and the service is too. They are friendly and helpful. We love the beef and broccoli from here. Szechuan Chinese is our go to Chinese restaurant. It is always a pleasant experience.

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Thank Needleworker
Salem, Virginia
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 28 April 2016

My favorite chinese restaurant in the area. Always consistent with their food quality. This is where I take my family and business clients for good chinese. Great take out and delivery.

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Thank Mike A
Roanoke, Virginia
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27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Szechuan Chinese has a good reputation and we had eaten there before 3 years ago. We found the service to be excellent and the food was nice. We did note that SMG was excessive; so if you have sensitivities or fluid retention issues, you might steer clear.

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Thank rongaskins
Peabody, Massachusetts
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135 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

Clean restaurant and attentive service. Food was of good quality with many choices. Fork and spoon with no knife was a little unusual. Prices were reasonable and it seemed like a popular local spot. Good option if you are looking for Asian food, but not the "local find" that I look for when we travel.

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Thank David H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 21:00
Saturday
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1923 Electric Rd, Salem, VA 24153-7401
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 540-387-9869

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?