China Express Chinese Restaurant
1913 E. Riverside, 512/448-3633
Hours: Mon.-Fri., 11am-9pm, Sat., noon-9pm
If you don't want to shell out more than six or seven bucks for a decent, filling Chinese dinner, this is a good bet. Try the sesame chicken.
offers all of your family's favorites at affordable prices without MSG. Flavors are based on rich stocks, and sauces contain a minimum of oil. The deep-fried items are crispy, and what lies under the thin batter are fresh ingredients.
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