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Chow's Kitchen

215 Arthur St, Manistee, MI 49660-1105
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good31%
  • Average29%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible12%
19 Jul 2017
“Not Your Small-Town Asian Stop”
5 weeks ago
“VERY DISAPPOINTED”
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Chinese, Asian, Thai
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215 Arthur St, Manistee, MI 49660-1105
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

One of the worst meals I have had. I agree with the "bad to worse" assessment. We went in for lunch, and the opening statement from the "thai" server was "We weren't supposed to be open today. We are going to close as soon as...More

Thank nanook6969
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Food and service has home downhill big-time. Ordered a carryout, was totally screwed up. I ordered chicken chowmein, the chicken was tough and not enough noodles. I ordered hot & sour, received wonton. Wife ordered chicken with vegetables, she received vegetable stir fry with chicken...More

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 19 July 2017

This is a great little hole-in-the-wall Chinese/Thai restaurant. White tablecloths with little vases add to ambiance. The good is very flavorful and doesn't disappoint. The dishes are very authentic and fresh tasting.

Thank solomominheels
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Over the years I have tried (unsuccessfully) to like this older chinese restaurant and had high hopes for an improvement in food and atmosphere when I heard it had recently been sold and is now attempting to be more thai and less chinese. Sadly, the...More

Thank Irishheartbeat
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

We had a very nice lunch last Saturday at Chow's. I had sesame chicken. It was pretty and tasty...delicious sauce and very good battered white meat chicken pieces. My husband had shrimp subgum...also very fresh and good. Crab cheese wontons and soups were good as...More

Thank glenpark
Reviewed 6 January 2017

So food isn't bad. It's decent Chinese for a small town. Here is my warning. If you get takeout you WILL NOT get your order correct. We ordered from work, about 15 people, for delivery. They omitted 6 items!! Six! We called, they brought a...More

Thank polskajay
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

I love the food at Chow's! I stop for lunch about once a week on average and have never had a bad meal.

Thank Joe C
Reviewed 17 August 2016

chows is a sit down chinese restraunt the food is decent the decore and seating looks out dated and kinda dirty.

Thank Chad L
Reviewed 13 August 2016

We ate lunch there today. My almond chicken was delicious and my Mom thoroughly enjoyed her sweet and sour chicken. The new owners are young, friendly and enthusiastic. I can't wait to try the Thai dishes that they plan to add to the menu.

Thank Nancy F
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Well we found it, after a couple of near misses. Good thing too, 'cause the lunch was good and plenty. Served piping hot, fresh off the wok, as it should be. Don't expect fast food, as the service can be slow, but well worth the...More

Thank J G
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Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
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Child-friendly
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  • Address: 215 Arthur St, Manistee, MI 49660-1105
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Manistee County  >  Manistee
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