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1068 N Washington Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501-1834
+1 931-526-9388
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10:30 - 23:00
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Nashville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love egg foo yung, and after moving to Cookeville last year, have been missing the place in Franklin, TN where I used to live that had nearly perfect egg fu yung. The egg foo yung itself was good, as was the white rice that was included in the order. But the gravy was like a thin brown gravy out... More 

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Cookeville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

I usually get take out from this place and i thought about it on this visit but I decided to eat their buffet. It was a good buffet. It is not as large as some but it offered things I liked and it was good. I would for sure eat there again.

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Thank TnOakTree
Cookeville, Tennessee
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

food tasted like it was leftovers chicken was tough and it had very little flavor. The Pork fried rice tasted like white rice and the sweet and sour sause was watered down

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Thank Deborah Sue D
Cookeville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016

Their buffet is sadly lacking in variety but their takeout menu is pretty good. I've eaten here several times. A little bit pricey but freshly made.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

I was a bit disappointed in the service but that's not why i came here. The food was good. I was a little disappointed they did not have honemade chineese mustard but i must admit that their packaged brand was pretty good....but not as good as the real stuff. The hot n sour soup was good and the chicken on... More 

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Thank Lawrence I
Cookeville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2015 via mobile

Best Quality Asian food around middle Tenn. I eat there twice a month. Always good. Have tried many others in area. Prices good, service good . you won't be disappointed.

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Thank bill W
Cookeville, Tennessee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2013 via mobile

I used to go here more often when the buffet was only $5.50. Out of the three buffets in town, this one is the smallest, but there's something more authentic about the food here. I would probably eat here more, but most of my friends and family like Panda Garden better. However this restaurant still has a good place in... More 

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Thank Matthew0027
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2011

love the moo sho pork when you order take out you get enough for two meals very good we love it

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TN
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2010

This is our favorite for Chinese take out. The buffet is okay, usually fresh, but with limited choices. Go for the food, not the atmosphere.

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Thank Lisa_in_TN
cookeville
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2009

I love this restaurant. I've been going there ever since it first opened. The general tso's chicken is the best in town. I don't know if it's made of white meat or dark but frankly it doesn't really matter because it is so good. They have an open kitchen so you can see your food being cooked right in front... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:30 - 22:00
Thursday
10:30 - 22:00
Friday
10:30 - 23:00
Saturday
10:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1068 N Washington Ave, Cookeville, TN 38501-1834
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Cookeville
  • Phone Number: +1 931-526-9388

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