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China Joy

195 Main St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1745
+1 207-288-8666
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good31%
  • Average20%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible16%
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Chinese, Asian
195 Main St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1745
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Reviewed 21 October 2017

China Joy was a great place to grab a meal after a full day of fun activities. Our hotel was nearby so we just ordered takeout. The service was quick and the food was delicious. I was quite hungry and appreciated the large portions. I...More

Thank MarathonTraveller100
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Save your money. Way below par service and food quality. They really don't care... We were never asked if we wanted another beer and when my dish arrived with broccoli that wasn't bright green I knew this would not be good. Also, we were the...More

Thank Gail R
Reviewed 7 September 2017

I really wanted to give them a 5 but I really couldn't. Here is why, the eggroll was very very salty, the Generals chicken was very blazaa, the service was good- as chinese restaurant service goes. (never get checked on after you get your food)....More

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 7 September 2017

China Joy provided real and very good Chinese food. The service was very friendly. We dined two times there.

Thank wonderfulduet
Reviewed 31 August 2017

We were in the mood for Chinese food, probably not the bet place to find it, though. The service was friendly and there is outdoor seating. The food was very average, however.

Thank C.C.Mom
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

China Joy has a very genuine quality to it. The outdoor seating is very quaint in the center of Bar Harbor village. The service was very good, answering amy questions about the menu. The food was amazing!! A very substanital, well priced menu of Chinese...More

Thank Connor M
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We had lunch here. Ordered two of the lunch plates. Food was tasty. The service was quick and friendly. Would definitely eat lunch here again.

Thank RosemaryKN
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

This is American Chinese restaurant. Every dish, except lobster, I saw on the web and in the restaurant looks no better than an ordinary American Chinese buffet joint. Do not expect anything close to authentic Chinese food here. But I went in for lobster cooked...More

Thank Bingfeng D
Reviewed 16 July 2017

we ate there and were very pleased food hot and great service excellent will go back if there again thank you

Thank paulgX5110FQ
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Best won ton soup anywhere. Really good authentic Chinese food. Large portions. Reasonable price. Highly recommend.

Thank Amie C
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24 October 2016|
Response from WackyWalt | Reviewed this property |
best to call the restaurant, 207-288-8666
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 195 Main St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1745
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Mount Desert Island  >  Bar Harbor
  • Phone Number: +1 207-288-8666
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