Quoting BareFootBabyMaker:" I've worked for both a Chinese and a Mexican rest. The Chinese was absolutely disgusting....they actually ... [snip!] ... of food safety. The Mexican one was actually pretty clean. Probably cleaner than most American ran restaurants I've worked in. "
I've seen chinese places bring in random chickens and ducks for their own meals before. As long as they sterilized the area, that part never bothered me.
I get grossed out when I hear about bugs and mold and gunk on the floors... The local chinese place here is actually pretty clean, I love eating there.