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Peter's Chinese Cafe

2609 E 12th Ave, Denver, CO 80206-3207
+1 303-377-3218
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“chinese food” (5 reviews)
“great chinese” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
2609 E 12th Ave, Denver, CO 80206-3207
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Reviewed 27 February 2017

It's THE place to go for fantastic, well priced, take out in the Capitol Hill neighborhood. Period. The soups are to die for and the quality of food is a testament as to why this place has been around a long time. You won't get...More

Thank Clif C
Reviewed 26 January 2017

I drive across town to this hole in the wall Chinese restaurant because the sesame chicken is incredible. Other places think they can deliver a crisp sesame chicken but Peter's Chinese Restaurant has mastered the dish! Each piece is perfectly covered with a spicy sesame...More

Thank eesterl
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Don't be fooled by the exterior...Peter's Chinese Cafe cooks up some great Chinese. The Moo Shu dishes and crepe-like pancakes they come with are probably the dish this place is most known for. Most people do take-out as there only a couple tables inside and...More

Thank Noah G
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Peter's is my first choice for take out for one of those days when you crave greasy chinese food. The owner is very nice and he knows his customers. The sesame chicken is amazing, just make sure to specify if you want the spicy or...More

Thank Lorry04
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Chinese food prepared as well as anywhere in Denver. Peter Chang is from a family of restauranteurs. Very good food at reasonable prices. Carry out is best.

Thank valntino
Reviewed 21 February 2016 via mobile

Peter is very high energy. He has a good banter with staff and customers. He seems to be quite a character. The food was cooked quickly and was reasonably priced. The eat in area is pretty small but is adequate for small groups. We just...More

Thank travelguy1234567
Reviewed 29 January 2016

After arriving in Denver a little late from out flight we decided to have a small dinner here. There were only a few tables inside but we dined in. There were to go orders going out the door left and right so I thought this...More

Thank johnlwood
Reviewed 30 November 2015

A fine Chinese eatery. Everyone seems to have their favorite dishes here -- we particularly liked the sesame tofu. The service was pleasant, too. It's a small, unassuming place -- with good food.

Thank RhodeScholar123
Reviewed 14 October 2015

This is mostly a take out place that has a few tables. Service was good. Green beans were excellent. I ordered my dish with medium garlic sauce. My friends ordered theirs with spicy garlic sauce. There was no spice, no seasons, little flavor in any...More

Thank CoachJo
Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

Called in to ask about their delivery. They had $1 if order is under $15, another $1 if use credit card and depending on where delivery, a surcharge for that. I live 1.7 miles away but apparently they qualified as a surcharge delivery location so...More

Thank GeorgiaChick08
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$10 - US$10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2609 E 12th Ave, Denver, CO 80206-3207
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Denver
  • Phone Number: +1 303-377-3218
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