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    Chinese Homestyle Cooking

    Is there a better Chinese meal in Ames than the chicken in plum sauce and an order of spicy crab rangoons? I think not.



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    Re: Chinese Homestyle Cooking

    I always enjoyed the mystery meat noodle bowls at May House.



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    Orange Chicken at Panda Express in MU back in the day. DAMN addicting.



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    Re: Chinese Homestyle Cooking

    Quote Originally Posted by cyfan964 View Post
    Is there a better Chinese meal in Ames than the chicken in plum sauce and an order of spicy crab rangoons? I think not.
    I lived just west of CHC in college and stopped in all the time. Gets my vote for best chinese in Ames.



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    Re: Chinese Homestyle Cooking

    Everything is reasonably priced and the portions are great. The spicy rangoons are the best thing on the menu. I didn't know they had them till the owner told me, now I get an order every time I eat there.


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    Re: Chinese Homestyle Cooking

    Quote Originally Posted by cysqu1rr31 View Post
    Everything is reasonably priced and the portions are great. The spicy rangoons are the best thing on the menu. I didn't know they had them till the owner told me, now I get an order every time I eat there.
    Wow. I didnt know they had such a thing. Crab Rangoon is from the gods, and I love spicy food.
    My roomie at the time worked at Golden Wok, so we went there a lot. Darn!


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    Golden Wok sucks.
    A lot of the Chinese food in Ames isn't that great, so I'm open for suggestions.



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    Re: Chinese Homestyle Cooking

    Quote Originally Posted by CyBer View Post
    Golden Wok sucks.
    A lot of the Chinese food in Ames isn't that great, so I'm open for suggestions.
    Gotta try CHC then. It's cash only, so that's how you know its good.


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    Re: Chinese Homestyle Cooking

    Quote Originally Posted by CyBer View Post
    Golden Wok sucks.
    Its not the best in town, but it delivers, which was amazing after drinking.


    A lot of the Chinese food in Ames isn't that great, so I'm open for suggestions.
    If you dont like the options in Ames, dont ever move to des moines. Id love to have something as good as Cocost\CHC near me here. This thread makes me want to go to ames for some CHC right now.



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    Re: Chinese Homestyle Cooking

    Quote Originally Posted by alarson View Post
    Its not the best in town, but it delivers, which was amazing after drinking.




    If you dont like the options in Ames, dont ever move to des moines. Id love to have something as good as Cocost\CHC near me here. This thread makes me want to go to ames for some CHC right now.
    Yes! And when we were really hungry, the buffet was always cool.

    I always liked Little Taipei too. On Welch. Im not sure if its even still there.


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    Re: Chinese Homestyle Cooking

    Quote Originally Posted by cyfan964 View Post
    Is there a better Chinese meal in Ames than the chicken in plum sauce and an order of spicy crab rangoons? I think not.
    This is the most obvious thread of all time. Of course not!



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    Re: Chinese Homestyle Cooking

    Quote Originally Posted by alarson View Post
    Its not the best in town, but it delivers, which was amazing after drinking.




    If you dont like the options in Ames, dont ever move to des moines. Id love to have something as good as Cocost\CHC near me here. This thread makes me want to go to ames for some CHC right now.
    I am from Des Moines, and their Chinese food blows Ames's out of the water. Go to Shang Yuen.



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    Quote Originally Posted by CyBer View Post
    I am from Des Moines, and their Chinese food blows Ames's out of the water. Go to Shang Yuen.
    I'll give it a shot sometime. I'm on the far west side, not as many options out here.



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    Re: Chinese Homestyle Cooking

    Sesame Chicken with fried rice and crab rangoon, from Chinese homestyle cooking is the best!



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    Re: Chinese Homestyle Cooking

    Golden Wok's shrimp eggrolls are the best thing on their menu, everything else is just Americanese.


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