Best Chinese Restaurants in Des Moines

Expert recommended Top 3 Chinese Restaurants in Des Moines, Iowa. All of our chinese restaurants face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve only the best!


3300 South West 9th Street, Suite 4, Des Moines, IA 50315 Directions

Since 2000

Sam's Fine Food & Egg Rolls is a cheery, family-owned restaurant serving traditional Chinese cuisine, such as fried rice & lo mein. Sam and his staff are polite and always engage you in conversation. They also strive to make your lunch/dinner as tasty as possible. Lunch meals priced at about $8-9 each, which is appropriate for a large serving size. Sam's Fine Food is a recommended place for friends, particularly when you need a fast take-out. Take-away, delivery, catering, table service, and outdoor seating are available. Chef Sam prepares Chinese American fresh food. Seek the chicken of white, the chicken of hunan, & combination lo mein or fried rice. You get a lot of food for what you pay for. Come and enjoy fresh Chinese American cuisine prepared by their very own comic chef.

Scallop with Vegetables, Hunan Shrimp, Appetizers, Soup, Chicken, Vegetable Fried Rice, Pork Lo Mein, Combination Lo Mein, Desserts, Drinks, Sweet and Sour Shrimp, Shrimp with Green Beans, Seafood, Pork, Beef, Vegetarian Choices, Soupy Noodle, Chow Mein, Chop Suey, Mei Fun & Kids Menu

Price: Starts from $2.50


Mon 11:00 am - 2:00 pm|
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm|
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sun Closed

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1201 East Army Post Road, Des Moines, IA 50315 Directions

Since 2009

New China Buffet & Grill is a straightforward, all-you-can-eat restaurant with classic Chinese cuisine, plus sushi & American grub. All of their food is cooked in vegetable oil to ensure that you get a healthy meal. Buffet food is regularly refilled for superior freshness. New China Buffet & Grill has a wide range of delicious food that has made their locally owned business. Get excellent service and value from their regular buffet. Their restaurant is also kid-friendly. New China Buffet & Grill serves excellent Chinese food with 150 items. You can get the space you need and a fantastic location for your upcoming event with three party rooms available for you to book. Get their lunch portion with fried rice and egg roll or soda only $6.95.

Chicken Chow Mein, Moo Goo Gai Pan, Chicken with Garlic Sauce, General Tso's Chicken, Shrimp Chow Mein, Shrimp with Lobster Sauce, Shrimp with Cashew Nuts, Hot and Spicy Shrimp, Shrimp with Broccoli, Pepper Steak with Onion, Egg Roll, Spring Roll, Fried Chicken Wings, Chicken Stick, Fried Crab Meat & Cheese Wonton, Fried Dumpling & Fried Wonton

Price: Starts from $1.10



Sun - Thu 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:30 am - 10:30 pm

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4230 Fleur Drive, Des Moines, IA 50321 Directions

Since 1997

Tsing Tsao South is a bright and modern counter serving many classic Chinese dishes, plus lunch & dinner specials. Over the years, they have continued to upgrade their decor. Their walls are beautifully adorned with oriental-specifically selected depictions of the oriental Chinese restaurant. Tsing Tsao South is a typical Chinese fast food place where you get what you pay for. Their atmosphere and food are excellent, and the dining area is pleasant. Lunch comes with an entree, fried rice, egg roll, crab rangoon, and soup. Try the Special Mix $5.25 & Two Delights Special $5.25 available from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Buy There is a lot of parking area available for your convenience.

Dim Sum, Appetizers, Soups, Noodles, Egg Foo Young, Fried Rice, Vegetables, Beef, Seafood, Sweet, Sour, Desserts, Drinks, Chicken Noodle Soup, Chow Mein, Chop Suey, Bean Curd, Lo Mein, Moo Shi, Chicken, Bbq Pork, Ham, Tofu, Veggies, Bean Sauce Noodle, Singapore Noodle & Chicken Pad Thai

Price: Starts from $2.75


Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri & Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sun 11:30 am - 9:00 pm

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