Fire Wok Chinese Restaurant

18 recent ratings
$ • Chinese Restaurant
Reported to have a gluten-free menu
100% of 11 votes say it's celiac friendly
5402 East Dr
Arbutus, MD 21227

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Celiac

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Driving up 95 from ATL and found this on the app. Excellent GF kung pao.

Quality & Quantity


Is there a gluten-free menu?

— Gluten-free items are marked on the main menu

How much of the menu is available gluten-free?

— Some

How would you rate the taste and quality of the gluten-free food you tried?

— Excellent

Updated 1 month ago read full review

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The Chinese food you remember from Before Celiac. Order it now! General Tso’s chicken, fried up crispy in a sticky sweet sauce. The Black Pepper Chicken is sweet and shatteringly crisp. Fried rice does not appear to contain egg (I eat eggs), but is pretty good. GF items clearly marked. Ordered chicken, beef, pork, and shrimp dishes. No issues. Just happy.

Safety


How confident are you that this establishment takes safety precautions against cross-contamination?

— Very

Safety Feature Ratings
  • Dedicated gluten-free space in the kitchen
  • Dedicated gluten-free fryer
  • Other dedicated kitchen equipment (oven, toaster, pots, pans, utensils, etc.)
  • Staff is knowledgeable and can answer questions
  • Food comes out flagged or marked gluten-free

Quality & Quantity


Is there a gluten-free menu?

— Gluten-free items are marked on the main menu

How much of the menu is available gluten-free?

— Some

How would you rate the taste and quality of the gluten-free food you tried?

— Excellent

Updated 1 month ago read full review

Celiac

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Taist was superb and had no adverse reaction. Will eat again. When my husband arrived and she was excited to show the area they had for gluten free food prep.

Safety


How confident are you that this establishment takes safety precautions against cross-contamination?

— Very

Quality & Quantity


Is there a gluten-free menu?

— Gluten-free items are marked on the main menu

How much of the menu is available gluten-free?

— Some

How would you rate the taste and quality of the gluten-free food you tried?

— Excellent

Updated 2 months ago read full review

This establishment is NOT a dedicated gluten-free facility and may not be safe for those with celiac disease. Please contact the establishment directly to inquire about safety precautions.

Gluten-Free Features

  • Dedicated Fryer
  • Dedicated Kitchen Space
  • Gluten-Free Menu

Categories

  • Asian
  • Chinese
  • Dairy-Free Friendly
  • Delivery
  • Healthy
  • Kid Friendly
  • Late Night
  • Lunch
  • Online Ordering
  • Restaurant
  • Takeout
  • Vegan Friendly

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Chicken fried rice
Szechuan chicken
Gluten free general Tso and gluten free fried rice. It was delicious
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Celiac

Overall Rating

Quality & Quantity


Is there a gluten-free menu?

— Gluten-free items are marked on the main menu

How much of the menu is available gluten-free?

— Some

How would you rate the taste and quality of the gluten-free food you tried?

— Excellent

Updated 3 months ago read full review

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I’m very sensitive to cross contamination. Never have I ever had a problem! A wonderful friendly family run business. It is such a treat to be able to have Chinese food after years of going without!

Safety


How confident are you that this establishment takes safety precautions against cross-contamination?

— Very

Quality & Quantity


How much of the menu is available gluten-free?

— Some

How would you rate the taste and quality of the gluten-free food you tried?

— Excellent

Other


Other Characteristics
  • Good for dairy-free
  • Good for lunch
  • Good for takeout
  • Good selection of healthy options
  • Good vegan options
  • Offers delivery
  • Offers online ordering
Updated 3 months ago read full review

Celiac

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GF knowledgeable, lots of options, delicious food

Quality & Quantity


Is there a gluten-free menu?

— Gluten-free items are marked on the main menu

How much of the menu is available gluten-free?

— Some

How would you rate the taste and quality of the gluten-free food you tried?

— Excellent

Updated 5 months ago read full review

Not celiac

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Staff said they have separate area they make gf food. They gave us extra gf soy sauce with our meal. So many options!!!

Safety


How confident are you that this establishment takes safety precautions against cross-contamination?

— Somewhat

Safety Feature Ratings
  • Dedicated gluten-free space in the kitchen
  • Other dedicated kitchen equipment (oven, toaster, pots, pans, utensils, etc.)
  • Staff is knowledgeable and can answer questions
  • Food comes out flagged or marked gluten-free

Quality & Quantity


Is there a gluten-free menu?

— Gluten-free items are marked on the main menu

How much of the menu is available gluten-free?

— Most

How would you rate the taste and quality of the gluten-free food you tried?

— Excellent

Updated 5 months ago read full review

Celiac

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I was thrilled to find this gem. We ordered several different items for delivery and all were delicious and no one got sick. Also great prices

Quality & Quantity


Is there a gluten-free menu?

— Gluten-free items are marked on the main menu

How much of the menu is available gluten-free?

— Some

How would you rate the taste and quality of the gluten-free food you tried?

— Excellent

Updated 6 months ago read full review

Celiac

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The restaurant called to follow up on my order, which they noticed was entirely gluten free. I had ordered gluten free chow mein, which they advised me was simply vegetables and meat. They offered to substitute a rice noodle dish that was delicious!

Quality & Quantity


Is there a gluten-free menu?

— Gluten-free items are marked on the main menu

How much of the menu is available gluten-free?

— Most

How would you rate the taste and quality of the gluten-free food you tried?

— Excellent

Updated 7 months ago read full review

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Excellent food and very knowledgeable about gluten

Safety


How confident are you that this establishment takes safety precautions against cross-contamination?

— Somewhat

Safety Feature Ratings
  • Staff is knowledgeable and can answer questions
  • Staff will clean kitchen space or change gloves if asked
  • Food comes out flagged or marked gluten-free

Quality & Quantity


Is there a gluten-free menu?

— Gluten-free items are marked on the main menu

How much of the menu is available gluten-free?

— Some

How would you rate the taste and quality of the gluten-free food you tried?

— Excellent

Other


Other Characteristics
  • Good for takeout
  • Good selection of healthy options
  • Offers online ordering
Updated 8 months ago read full review

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Total game changer. I have celiac and I haven't gotten sick eating here. Food is delicious - my husband and I love it so much we get dinner here a couple times a month. The owner is great. I went in and talked to her about gluten cross contact, pan sharing, etc etc and she put my mind at ease.

I used to always order the sesame chicken when I ate here but on a whim tried the Mongolian beef. Best thing. It was so good it's my new go to order.

Safety


How confident are you that this establishment takes safety precautions against cross-contamination?

— Somewhat

Quality & Quantity


Is there a gluten-free menu?

— Gluten-free items are marked on the main menu

How much of the menu is available gluten-free?

— Some

How would you rate the taste and quality of the gluten-free food you tried?

— Excellent

Other


Other Characteristics
  • Good for takeout
Updated 8 months ago read full review

Not celiac

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Had General Tso's breaded chicken and that was amazing! I haven't had Chinese food like that in years!! I did not get sick, but i did feel very full because it was such a big portion and it was so delicious! 4 stars because their fried rice wasn't the best i have had. It's very much like taking/food court fried rice. I'd get their chicken any day though!

Safety


How confident are you that this establishment takes safety precautions against cross-contamination?

— Very

Quality & Quantity


How much of the menu is available gluten-free?

— Some

How would you rate the taste and quality of the gluten-free food you tried?

— Good

Other


Other Characteristics
  • Good for kids
  • Good for lunch
  • Good for takeout
  • Good selection of healthy options
  • Good vegan options
  • Offers delivery
  • Offers online ordering
Updated 10 months ago read full review

Celiac

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I haven’t had Chinese takeout in over 5 years since I was diagnosed with Celiac Disease. This place is a game changer! I ordered the orange chicken with fried rice and it was delicious! Tasted just like I remember it. Waited until the following morning to write a review and didn’t get sick. They have a lot of other options such as Sesame and General Tso’s chicken. Their online menu indicates which items can be made gluten free (it’s $1 extra). When I picked up the food, the owner verified that my meal was gluten free and labeled the containers. Can’t wait to go back here and try something different!

Safety


How confident are you that this establishment takes safety precautions against cross-contamination?

— Very

Quality & Quantity


Is there a gluten-free menu?

— Gluten-free items are marked on the main menu

How much of the menu is available gluten-free?

— Some

How would you rate the taste and quality of the gluten-free food you tried?

— Excellent

Other


Other Characteristics
  • Good for lunch
  • Good for takeout
  • Offers online ordering
Updated 11 months ago read full review

Celiac

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I hadn’t had Chinese food for years before I found Fire Wok. I am so happy I finally found somewhere safe for celiacs. I’ve eaten here twice and haven’t gotten sick. The general tso’s chicken is awesome. It tastes exactly the way I remember pre-celiac.

Quality & Quantity


Is there a gluten-free menu?

— Gluten-free items are marked on the main menu

How much of the menu is available gluten-free?

— Some

How would you rate the taste and quality of the gluten-free food you tried?

— Excellent

Updated 1 year ago read full review

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I ❤ this place so much! I just moved to the Columbia, MD area, and this was one of the first places I tried. I have celiac and I can’t remember the last time I’ve eaten Chinese since I’ve been diagnosed. I have never gotten sick from eating here. Try the Mongolian beef! It’s so yummy!!!

Safety


How confident are you that this establishment takes safety precautions against cross-contamination?

— Very

Safety Feature Ratings
  • Dedicated gluten-free space in the kitchen
  • Other dedicated kitchen equipment (oven, toaster, pots, pans, utensils, etc.)
  • Staff is knowledgeable and can answer questions
  • Staff will clean kitchen space or change gloves if asked
  • Food comes out flagged or marked gluten-free

Quality & Quantity


Is there a gluten-free menu?

— Gluten-free items are marked on the main menu

How much of the menu is available gluten-free?

— Most

How would you rate the taste and quality of the gluten-free food you tried?

— Excellent

Other


Other Characteristics
  • Good for lunch
  • Good for takeout
  • Offers delivery
  • Offers online ordering
Updated 1 year ago read full review

Celiac

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Had the orange chicken - so good and did not get sick. Nice to find a Chinese restaurant that’s knowledgeable about cross-contamination! Had leftovers the next day for lunch and they were good too!

Quality & Quantity


Is there a gluten-free menu?

— Gluten-free items are marked on the main menu

How much of the menu is available gluten-free?

— Some

How would you rate the taste and quality of the gluten-free food you tried?

— Excellent

Updated 1 year ago read full review

Celiac

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This place is great! Both of my kids have celiac (daughter is especially sensitive). Everyone was fine. The woman I spoke to gets it when it comes to gf and cc. We felt very reassured. It’s so nice to have a Chinese food option!!

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 2 years ago read full review

Celiac

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Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 2 years ago read full review

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Fabulous and once I said gluten free the woman that took and delivered my order was very clear what was and was not okay and seemed rather protective - I felt super comfortable and had Awesome Chinese take out. I live in DC and may come up just to eat here!

Updated 2 years ago read full review

Celiac

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Love this place. Been five times in the last three months. Never felt sick.

Updated 2 years ago read full review

Celiac

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I did an online order and was very pleased with their gluten free selections. They also include a section where you can write in special notes like having celiac. When I picked up the order the cashier made a point of repeating back our order and also pointing out that they made sure to give me GF fried rice. When comparing it to the other rice you could definitely see the difference but everything was still delicious!

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 2 years ago read full review

Celiac

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Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 2 years ago read full review

Celiac

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The owner makes a point to keep her GF food safe! I live in NC and haven’t been able to eat Chinese in years. This is a must go to when I’m working in Baltimore.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 2 years ago read full review

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Excellent! My husband has celiacs and they are extremely accommodating!

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 2 years ago read full review

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Excellent gf selections and great taste, very knowledgeable

Updated 2 years ago read full review

Celiac

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If you order online and specify gf they add a dollar to everything. Food is good. Sesame chicken is the first I’ve had since being diagnosed celiac.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 2 years ago read full review

Celiac

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What a great find. The staff understands what is necessary for a safe, gluten free meal (both ingredients and avoiding cross contamination in the kitchen). So happy to have a local restaurant for Chinese food where we can eat safely.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 3 years ago read full review

Celiac

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Separate GF fryer, friendly staff, they understand the importance of GF. The only reason I give 4 stars is because I felt the food could have been a little better, but it was good and we will be returning.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 3 years ago read full review

Celiac

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Owner told us they have a dedicated frier for GF fried options. She also says they have a separate prep and cooking area. Many GF options on the menu.

Updated 3 years ago read full review

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Great food (no MSG, fresh ingredients, white sauce isn’t even too salty), they clearly mark GF items and I had no problems as a sensitive celiac!

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 3 years ago read full review

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I was very impressed with being able to have safe gluten free Chinese at a restaurant! That’s unheard of for me so I was thrilled! They were very knowledgeable and put me at ease! I’m very sensitive with cross contamination and they made me feel very safe.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 3 years ago read full review

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Good food, looks like a hole in the wall but lots of gluten free options. I did not get sick and I am sensitive to cross contamination.

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 3 years ago read full review

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So many gluten free options! Tried the gluten free fried rice and the shrimp mei fun. Both were delicious!

Updated 3 years ago read full review

Celiac

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I had great Chinese and didn’t get sick!

Celiac friendly?

Yes

Updated 3 years ago read full review

Not celiac

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Great Chinese restaurant! I had shrimp fried rice for the first time in five years and it was delicious! They offer gluten free soy sauce as well!

Updated 4 years ago read full review

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