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China Bistro

89 Lake St, Laconia, NH 03246-2128
+1 603-524-0008
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good16%
  • Average28%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible20%
5 Feb 2018
“the food is ok”
16 Feb 2018
“Disgusting & Disappointing”
Closed Now
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
89 Lake St, Laconia, NH 03246-2128
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Reviewed 17 February 2018

We have been here a few times in the past few years and unfortunately it has gone downhill. During our visit last weekend, we experienced the owner's dog running around the restaurant which is seemingly unhygienic. The WORST part was the hair in our food,...More

Thank SarahTuomenoksa
Reviewed 5 February 2018

we went here because it was highly recommended it was just ok the buffet food was sloppily displayed and most of the time cold will not go back The hong kong buffet is excellent compared to this place

Thank jlassoff
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We have come in there MANY times for lunch or dinner. Usually problems are not addressed. Tonight, we went to order take out. We attempted to order 2 dinners and he tried to tell me it was 46.00. I asked him why since they were...More

Thank mtibbals
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Surprised to find an authentic Chinese restaurant up here. We had excellent dishes -- some new to us -- excellent service -- will definitely come back!

1  Thank marypanzer2017
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We have been here many times, not for their food but for the entertainment (DJ Dorien J) which is the only saving grace for this sad venue. The food is terrible and the owner in denial. We sat and watched while he argued with a...More

Thank Marta G
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Very old decor inside, a little dumpy looking outside, food was fair. Staff was friendly but not an impressive venue at all.

1  Thank Leslie M
Reviewed 24 May 2017

This restaurant is, hands down, the WORST oriental restaurant I have ever been to. If I could give it a zero I would. We called for a delivery while at the Margate and were told that they weren't delivering that evening. So we placed a...More

Thank tellnanny
Reviewed 30 November 2016

We had thanksgiving dinner here and the staff added Turkey,mashed potatoes and GREEN beans plus pumpkin pie

Thank LouLudyny
Reviewed 15 October 2016

The food is horrible. Everything is tasteless, greasy, and awful. It all taste like it was cooked in the same oil. The "famous" crab rangoons were soggy and not good. I think it was the worst chinese food I have ever had. The egg foo...More

Thank mavis12
Reviewed 30 August 2016

We had to call three times to get someone that could actually speak enough English to understand our order to be delivered. The food came late, and lukewarm, without chopsticks or silverware...a problem when you are staying at a hotel. The food was not bad,...More

Thank pjofnh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 89 Lake St, Laconia, NH 03246-2128
  • Location: United States  >  New Hampshire (NH)  >  Laconia
  • Phone Number: +1 603-524-0008
Previously known as the Oriental Garden, this restaurant is in the Winnepesaukee Lake region of New Hampshire and is has won awards as one of the best Chinese restaurants in the country. I recently had a great experience and would like to write a review. Thank you.
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