March 21 2012 12:00 AM

Eastern tastes

APPLE JADE — Traditional Taiwanese and Chinese cuisine served in the Frandor Shopping Center. Featuring beef, chicken, pork, seafood and vegetarian entrées, as well as daily lunch specials. 300 N. Clippert St., Lansing. 11 a.m.-8:30 p.m. Every day. (517) 332-1111. TO, RES, $$.

CHEN’S RESTAURANT — This north side stalwart serves standard Chinese fare from a uniquely shaped domed building. 600 E. Thomas St., Lansing. 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Friday & Saturday; Noon-10 p.m. Sunday. (517) 372-7292. TO, D, OM, $. 

CHINA EXPRESS — Offers a wide selection of traditional dishes and lunch and dinner specials. Party trays also available. 1630 Haslett Road, Suite 2, Haslett. 11 a.m.-9:30 p.m. Monday –Saturday; 10 a.m.-9:30 p.m. Sunday. (517) 339-8318. TO, $. 

EMOS — This deli offers Korean cuisine, including spicy chicken bulgogi made with thinly sliced chicken marinated in garlic, ginger, and soy sauce, then sautéed with onion and peppers. 20 different $5 lunch specials on Monday-Friday from 10 a.m.-3:30 p.m.. 901 Trowbridge Road, East Lansing. 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Noon-9 p.m. Sunday. (517) 803-4921. D, TO, RES, OM, $$ 

FINE CHINA RESTAURANT — Twenty-three chef´s specialties highlight an extensive menu that focuses on seafood and poultry. Plenty of lunch special combination plates, and a kids’ menu also available.  1701 S. Waverly Road, Lansing. 11 a.m.-10 p.m. daily. (517) 321-1879. TO, D, RES, OM, WIFI, $-$$.

FORTUNE HOUSE — This Thai and Chinese restaurant across from the Lansing Mall serves a wide variety of Asian specialties. 5407 W. Saginaw Highway, Lansing. 11 a.m.-9:30 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 10:30 a.m.-10:30 p.m. Friday-Sunday. (517) 321-8808. TO, $

GOLDEN WOK — Dim sum, spicy Szechuan fish soup, sesame balls and salt and pepper squid are among the exotic items on the menu at this East Lansing eatery. 2755 E. Grand River Ave., East Lansing. 11 a.m.-11 p.m. daily. (517) 333-8322. TO, D, SS.

HONG KONG — Authentic Sichuan cuisine, typically served hot and spicy, dominates the menu, which features everything from lo and chow mein to beef with tripe and pork blood. 315 S. Homer St., Lansing. 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 11 a.m-10 p.m Friday; Noon-10 p.m. Saturday; Noon- 8:30 p.m. Sunday.  (517) 332-5333. TO, D, RES, OM, $-$$.  

HOUSE OF ING — A mixture of traditional Chinese fare and American choices, with many seafood, beef, chicken and pork entrées to choose from. Friday and Saturday night specials include prime rib and crab legs. 4113 S. Cedar St., Lansing. 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 11 a.m.–11 p.m. Friday; Noon-11 p.m. Saturday; Noon-10 p.m. Sunday. (517) 393-4848. FB, WB, TO, RES, OM, $-$$

KAMP BO — Carry-out Chinese food served fast. Mandarin and Szechuan dishes, house specialties and two dozen combination platters. 2220 N. Larch St., Lansing. 10 a.m.-9:30 p.m. Monday-Saturday; closed Sunday. (517) 482-3880. TO only, $.

THE KUNG FU SZECHUAN CUISINE — The Szechuan menu ranges from egg rolls and fried rice to stir-fried kidney and deep-fried pork intestine — something for everyone. Weekday lunch buffet and bubble tea available, too.  730 N. Clippert St., Lansing.  11:30 a.m.-10 p.m. Monday-Friday; noon-10:30 p.m. Saturday; noon-9 p.m. Sunday. (517) 333-9993.  TO, D, WiFi, $$

LAMAI’S THAI KITCHEN — Famous for its rotating, daily buffet, Lamai’s is a Thai restaurant with a cult following. Try Pla Pad Prik Khing, fried catfish in curry breading with lime leaves, for milder tastes. 2033 E. Michigan Ave., Lansing. 11:30 a.m.- 8 p.m. daily. (517) 267-3888. TO, RES, $$