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Uncle Liu's Hot Pot

2974 Gallows Rd, Falls Church, VA 22042-1018
+1 703-560-6868
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good35%
  • Average32%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“hot pot” (12 reviews)
“soups” (4 reviews)
“chinese food” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Chinese, Asian
2974 Gallows Rd, Falls Church, VA 22042-1018
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Reviewed 27 April 2018

We were expecting the buffet lunch but it was not being served so we had to order off the menu. It was no better than average

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank endjed
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Ordered take out based on friends recommendation that it was amazing. Meh. Nothing different from any other take out.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank JW_in_Virginia
Reviewed 5 October 2017

Uncle Liu's has both the regular menu as well as a very popular buffet that makes available a large selection of Chinese food as it is usually prepared in the USA. This is not sophisticated, highly spicy dining but it is very satisfactory for a...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank MaizeBlueVA
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Visited this restaurant for dinner. Interior is bit dark but place is big, so no wait. The quantity of food is very good and tasty. We ordered Hot and Sour Soup, Sweet and Sour Fish and Crispy Chicken. All three items were excellent. The fish...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Yusuf M
Reviewed 21 May 2017

They denied to redeem our groupon. The waitress with short hair and glasses was rude to us. There is another waitree with long hair and black glasses was even worse. They treat us like we owe them something. It is also a dirty place to...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Waj W
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We dined there frequently, and not a first time customer. The very last time, we had two families with two groupons, requested to be sit together as share table but pay separately. Our request was rejected by the owner. So, while the food is good....More

Date of visit: April 2017
1  Thank DGK65
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We went to Chengdu in 2002 and 2012 and were thrilled when we found Uncle Liu's. When we walked in we were transported back to China. Simple ingredients, fresh vegetables, and some very unique choices with an authentic Szechuan spicy broth or a mild broth...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank 14patricko
Reviewed 6 April 2017

The different ingredients were very fresh and most didn’t not take too long to cook due to their vegetable nature or the thinness of their slices. The usual order of cooking the ingredients starts with the mildest tasting ones, proceeding to bolder tasting elements like...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank Alex W
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Nice, clean, bright buffet and hotpot reataurant, friendly service, cheap and generous buffet, reasonable-priced hotpot. Friendly service, good variety. Highly recommended,

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank Hector C
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

This was a truly fascinating restaurant with a very authentic menu and food selection. The beef and green onion was exceptional. The pot stickers being served looked superb.

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Jhonesnaps60
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4 December 2016|
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Response from abbasaurus | Reviewed this property |
On the weekends, during the day, there is no need to call ahead for hot pot. On weeknights, you probably don't need to call ahead, unless you're in a hurry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
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 - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2974 Gallows Rd, Falls Church, VA 22042-1018
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Falls Church
  • Phone Number: +1 703-560-6868
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