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Hunan Express

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1925 S Church St, Smithfield, VA 23430-1852
+1 757-357-0561
11:00 - 22:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Smithfield, Virginia
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569 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 230 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to eat out and went to this location for Chinese food. Normally we order takeout but this time we ate in. Booths along the wall were clean and service was friendly and quick. Owners always speak and know what regulars order. We had the Generals Chicken, chicken and broccoli and shared a diet coke. The chicken was good... More 

Thank JLDC
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

Owners are very friendly and food is always good. Been going here for YEARS! You can't cook at home as reasonable. Garlic Chicken and Hunan dishes are GREAT and very different from others places.

Thank Cindybmama#2
Smithfield, VA
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210 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2016

I keep forgetting that some of the best food I've had is right here in Hamtown. Hunan prepares a good variety of Chinese dishes, mostly for takeout orders, I gather. The wine queen was ill with a bad cold on Valentines evening, no less, so we opted to dine in, and glad we did. We started with crab Rangoon. Very... More 

Thank Big-Deeee
Smithfield, Virginia
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016

A long established place in the Food Lion shopping center on South Church Street in Smithfield. Predominately take-out with a few eat-in tables. Open 7 days, no alcohol. The owners are also the cooks, which means the food is consistently good. A take out for two, for example, with fried rice, egg foo young (ask for the white sauce on... More 

Thank Will B
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59 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

Always very friendly when I get take out. They generally remember me. Most food items I've had are good and fresh. The dumplings are great and so it the sweet and sour shrimp!

Thank MissVA2006
Raleigh, North Carolina
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168 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2015

Found this Chinese restaurant on Tripadvisor and would highly recommend it. I placed a take out order and it was ready in less time than stated. The vegetables were cooked to perfection and the portions were large for a very reasonable price. Healthier and less expensive option than fast food in the same area. Highly recommend.

Thank winsomelosesum
Jersey City, New Jersey
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138 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2015

When we were too tired to dine out on a recent trip to Smithfield, we took food out from this restaurant. It was ok. Inexpensive

Thank Steven P
Pearland, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2015

Great Hunan Chicken, Eat here every trip to Smithfield. Husband and wife team are great. Food fresh and hot. terrific spicy dishes.

Thank karlons27
Smithfield, Virginia
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235 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2015

Hunan Express has a great menu. This family has been preparing great meals for years here in Smithfield. The Pork Egg Foo Young and the Sweet and Sour Pork are the best. Their Egg Rolls are also tops. Another great is the Steamed fried rice.

Thank Richard C
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286 reviews
175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2015

keep us coming back! The food is always the same......warm, tasty, & fresh. The shopping center was popular a few years back, but with companies leaving or closing THIS place remains. In a big part due to the customer service / friendly faces If in the area......why not give them a try..

Thank pky_pook

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1925 S Church St, Smithfield, VA 23430-1852
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Smithfield
  • Phone Number: +1 757-357-0561

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