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Chinatown Inn

520 3rd Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-2107
+1 412-261-1292
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“egg rolls” (13 reviews)
“wonton soup” (5 reviews)
“peas” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
520 3rd Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-2107
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was in town for a conference, and my hotel's room service menu was pretty pitiful. I ordered the Chicken Lo Mein, an egg roll, and crab ragoons. Delivery was quick with friendly service. Lo Mein was very good and was a large portion (Dinner...More

Thank Westley M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Chinatown Inn is the BEST CHINESE RESTURANT I have found in North America! HUGE FAN! and have been supporting Chinatown for over 25+ years. I can't say enough about this restaurant. I have had lunch in , dinner in and have had take out numerous...More

1  Thank SherryM5106
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm a Pgh Native. I've been coming here for over a decade. You cannot, I repeat, CANNOT, find a restaurant in this city to rival Chinatown Inn. Authentic. Prompt. Clean. Delicious. And worth every penny. A value, an experience, and a memorable meal every time....More

Thank Aly C
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

We go here for lunch sometimes once a week. This place is wonderful. The food is always great. Never a disappointment. They are quick.

Thank SouthhillsCritic
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We had a waitress from Taiwan who was exceptionally sweet. Service was incredible, we did not need to ask for anything. She kept our tea flowing, ice waters filled, and made sure we had everything we needed. Food was excellent, we had egg rolls, beef...More

Thank akeefe23
Reviewed 3 April 2017

we were here for dinner on new year's eve. it was just what we were looking for. complimentary tea before dinner, and low lighting. perfect. the food was delicious, we loved everything. service was excellent, as well. beautiful building and free parking!

Thank mandieburns
Reviewed 7 March 2017

I had a reason to be in downtown Pittsburgh at lunchtime so stopped for takeout. First time at Chinatown Inn in 31 years! They were busy, but able to seat everybody at the Noon hour. The Chicken Fried Rice was good and came with white...More

Thank restaurantreview243
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

It had been years since I had food from Chinatown Inn. I became a fan when I discovered their chicken egg rolls (a rarity at most Chinese restaurants). They are JUMBO and not expensive at all. Delicious! I also got an order of chicken fried...More

Thank Anniebelle38
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

The food was great and the service was awesome. The staff is very friendly and nice. I would definitely recommend this place for anyone who likes nice and friendly staff. I definitely go here again. Once again I have to say that I am very...More

Thank Raven Jinxx C
Reviewed 23 November 2016

I have been to this restaurant several times. Unfortunately this visit was problematic. The waitress was clearly having issues. She arrived at ur table of 5 promptly and asked to take a drink order. We ordered drinks and she came back and said that they...More

2  Thank Donald T
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 520 3rd Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-2107
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 412-261-1292
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