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Red Lantern Chinese Restaurant

221 Carlton Rd, Ste 16, Charlottesville, VA 22902-5983
+1 434-979-9968
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good50%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (3 reviews)
“egg rolls” (3 reviews)
“chinese food” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:30 PMAll hours
Chinese, Asian
221 Carlton Rd, Ste 16, Charlottesville, VA 22902-5983
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

we have been searching for reliable chinese takeout in c'ville, and after a few ho-hum meals and a couple inedible disasters, we tried Red Lantern -- and we hit pay dirt! We ordered for 8 people and got all kinds of dishes and no one...More

Thank esfesq
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Looking for really good food at a very reasonable price? This is where to go, we had some company drop in and ran out to get several main dishes for dinner to set out and share. Everyone loved the Pork Fried Rice, Hunan Beef, Twice...More

Thank Carol C
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This is our go to place for take out Chinese at work. All one of us has to say is Chinese? And the orders start coming in. Great food and good service.

Thank Tina A
Reviewed 29 November 2016

We stopped here for lunch. At first we thought we might eat in, but although there is seating available, it's not very cosy, so I'd stick with takeout here. There is a large menu, including a good selection of lunch options. We ordered 2 different...More

Thank norskies
Reviewed 27 October 2016

My family and I have ordered from Red Lantern many times. It's our "go to" place for Chinese food. We have tried many dishes and have enjoyed each one completely. I would recommend this place to even my pickiest friends.

1  Thank victoriafortune
Reviewed 22 May 2016

Well, we seem to think so. My husband.travels world wide and has eaten at most every Chinese food restaurants there are. Chinese food is his favorite out of town dining and Red Lantern is by far his favorite. We stumbled upon Red Lantern when it...More

Thank Teresa O
Reviewed 7 March 2016

We live close by and love this place. Nothing amazing but what they do is quality. Never had any issues with food or MSG, simple Chinese menu delivered fast.

Thank Clone99
Reviewed 15 February 2016

The surgery center I work at frequently does group takeout. Red Lantern is the best value around. The lunch menu is extensive and all meals include soup or egg roll and drink for less than $6. I love the General Tso's chicken. Most of the...More

Thank 3Eagles
Reviewed 5 November 2014

Not only will they make anything you want they are always available. Even with the hundreds of orders they receive everyday they still know my voice and order.

Thank MDB819
Reviewed 15 October 2014

Called in an order. Went to pick it up since the reviews said delivery was slow. Well, when we got there, it was not ready. As if they had forgotten the order all together. It took 10 minutes of waiting at the Restaurant to finally...More

Thank barbara G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating
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Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 221 Carlton Rd, Ste 16, Charlottesville, VA 22902-5983
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Charlottesville
  • Phone Number: +1 434-979-9968
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