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China Lights Oriental Cuisine

9220 Old Seward Hwy, Anchorage, AK 99515-2129
+1 907-522-5888
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible11%
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“crawfish” (3 reviews)
“sushi” (12 reviews)
“beef” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
9220 Old Seward Hwy, Anchorage, AK 99515-2129
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was great. we went for lunch, but apparently stayed too long- they charged us for dinner even though we only ate the designated lunch food. $50 for 2 before tip is a bit steep, but the food was pretty good. Service was lacking,...More

Thank xJaimex6
Reviewed 3 December 2017

Hungry? I like to save my appetite and go in for my fill and always leave satisfied. The hot apple turnover is always there; always hot. Fresh spring rolls, fried eggrolls, eggdrop soup, tempura, sushi, fresh cold or fried squid, sea vegetables, meats, fish, all...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2017

Good selection of good quality Chinese food. Clean. Comfortable. Friendly. Satisfying. We will definitely return sometime when we are in Anchorage again.

Thank lcballance
Reviewed 21 September 2017

They keep the area clean which means a lot to me when I go to a buffet. They have a wide selection of food.

Thank Margaret O
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Good place to go with family, couple, friends. All you can eat Asian food buffet, go for. I liked the food, good quality, I suggest you pay a visit if you are around town at least once.

Thank Vanessa H
Reviewed 20 June 2017

clean but no flavor, tried everything from sushi, rolls, typical Chinese's food, crawfish, egg rolls spring rolls- I wont go back

Thank Margaret O
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Can't beat buffet style! Pick and choose your favorites or try a little bit of everything, you'll definitely have your fill. There's also private rooms for hosting parties or gatherings.

Thank Lesley A
Reviewed 5 April 2017

This place has an incredible buffet! All was fresh. For so far away from their source, the crawfish was yummy! Seasoned right.

Thank Deborah W
Reviewed 21 March 2017

food: always fresh, always hot. service: top notch location: a ways out there, but not too far. atmosphere: good lighting, friendly waitstaff, light music, traditional chinese things

Thank Jimiq
Reviewed 5 January 2017

I have been here before, but it was quite some time ago. With family and friends visiting for the holidays, we were out and about doing some Christmas shopping and decided to go to China Lights for lunch. It did not disappoint. They have improved...More

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7 December 2017|
Response from Vanessa H | Reviewed this property |
Hi Karen, You can check out their website. chinalightsak Cheers, Van
Cheryl N
6 June 2017|
Response from snownurse1 | Reviewed this property |
Please stay away! I was eating their steam shrimp, it just did not taste right so I got up got another dish and ate my salad. All of a sudden my waiter disappeared and the owner came over to my table and loudly challenged... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9220 Old Seward Hwy, Anchorage, AK 99515-2129
  • Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Anchorage>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 907-522-5888
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