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Main Tin Chinese Restaurant

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242 7th Ave, South Charleston, WV 25303-1547
+1 304-744-2900
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Rainelle, West Virginia
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55 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ordered delivery and it was very quick. The food was very good and a good value. Highly recommend.

Thank Brandon T
Teays Valley, West Virginia
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

The Main Tin has been a fixture in South Charleston for a lot of years. They have a very nice buffet that also offers sushi. The buffet is good, but ordering take out or eating in and ordering from the menu is, obviously, better. I will say that their won ton soup is my favorite anywhere and their hot and... More 

Thank DWyndal
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Good taste, good selections, good services, and good price are offered here. They seems to be here for good long while and also playing part of this community. I saw few pictures that indicates that. I enjoyed since a Vietnamese restaurant around the corner was closed.

Thank kazu c
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30 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

We go there at least once a month. Wonderful food! They have a buffet with a great selection. Large dining room and friendly staff. Main Tina is the only place we will go for Chinese food!

Thank angieb276
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Nice staff, very friendly the food is good but they don't keep the buffet refilled with food in between the lunch rush and dinner rush but if you ask they will fill it

Thank Stephanie M
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97 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful place for a family meal. Great service and lots of yummy food. Coconut chicken is amazing. They have a nice sushi selection. Highly recommended!

Thank Emily J
Charleston WV
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

Main tin used to be a decent place for lunch or dinner, now not so much. The last 3 times we have been, the food on the buffet is not well kept up with. It's usually dried out and has been sitting for some time. This seems to be the case every time we go so we just skip it... More 

Thank Rachel E
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97 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

This place is SO good. They have wonderful take out and also a terrific buffet. My fav Chinese in Charleston! Also near a great historic site the Mound!

Thank Emily J
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36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Their employees are fantastic. They are extremely attentive and eager to serve. Their buffet was mediocre. Some of the items were fresh, some not so much. That is to be expected with a buffet, as the freshness of the food is dependent on the amount of people currently in the restaurant. If it is busy they will be pushing out... More 

Thank Travis S
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2015

Very good food and fast service! I get their carry out, often. Very convenient location in South Charleston, WV. Staff is very friendly too!

Thank train2stayfit

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 242 7th Ave, South Charleston, WV 25303-1547
  • Location: United States  >  West Virginia (WV)  >  South Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 304-744-2900

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?