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Yen Ching

1012 S Brentwood Blvd, Saint Louis, MO 63117-1127
+1 314-721-7507
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
9:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1012 S Brentwood Blvd, Saint Louis, MO 63117-1127
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Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Yen Ching, which used to be our (and everybody’s) go-to Chinese restaurant, had kind of fallen off our radar of late. Today’s splendid dinner, though, not only reminded us why we used to love it, but brought it back to the top of our current...More

Thank rboyd55098
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We have been going off and on to Yen Ching for many years. Tonight was a definite carry out night so we ordered from Ye Ching. We order fried pot stickers which were mushy, not crispy, and not very tasty. We ordered wonton soup which...More

Thank xam9119
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

June, 2017 Scout Night at the Cardinals baseball game meant we had a reason to be near Yen Ching, so we went there for dinner. Another great dinner with: - sizzling rice soup - Mongolian beef - sweet and sour chicken We left with the...More

Thank Michael V
Reviewed 23 May 2017

menu prices published on the internet are different (higher) than at the restaurant.....I have told ownership twice and they have not tried to make any corrections..... not going to this location again

Thank vstark55
Reviewed 10 April 2017

...to be such an institution, but to be so hard lined & stubborn. There is something to be said for being retro vs. just really outdated & dirty. There is an unknown mystery why any place (except maybe a higher end restaurant) would charge $11...More

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Never a bad dish from this iconic restaurant. The dining room can get really crowded -- lots of families here after local events. The service can take awhile just because they are so popular. But, the food is worth the wait. Try the sizzling rice...More

Thank thedogColumbia_MO
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

This long time Saint Louis Restaurant has been consistently a plus for more than 30 years. I was told in NYC that the way you tell a good Chinese restaurant is to sample their pot stickers. Yen Ching is spot on for more then 30...More

Thank Chuck W
Reviewed 11 September 2016

The food is not authentic Chinese cuisine. It is capable of being enjoyed in the same way that Panda Express of PF Chang is capable of being enjoyed. However, what is called Mo Pu Tofu is not authentic. And, what is called Szechuan is not...More

1  Thank Bill K
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Other two dishes was so so, and Ma poo doufu was awful, their dishes could not compare to any Chinese restaurants in Olive BLVD. Overpriced and the owner or manger was very rude and had aggressive attitude! Will never go back for sure. The sign...More

1  Thank qingyan95 z
Reviewed 19 July 2016

I am very picky when it comes to Chinese food and there are very few places that I really think are great. So, we often do not eat it. I have several friends who go out of their way to eat here over lunch, so...More

Thank Kerry T
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23 May 2015|
Response from Chuck W | Reviewed this property |
Yes, unless it is soup or has pancakes to wrap the ontray in.
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
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Open Hours
4:00 PM - 8:30 PM
9:30 AM - 9:00 PM
9:30 AM - 9:00 PM
9:30 AM - 9:00 PM
9:30 AM - 9:00 PM
9:30 AM - 9:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1012 S Brentwood Blvd, Saint Louis, MO 63117-1127
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Saint Louis
  • Phone Number: +1 314-721-7507
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