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Shang Hai Palace

126 E Colorado Ave, Telluride, CO 81435
+1 970-728-0882
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good48%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (13 reviews)
“fried rice” (4 reviews)
“lo mein” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
126 E Colorado Ave, Telluride, CO 81435
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Reviewed 13 July 2016

Whether eating at the nice restaurant or ordering takeout, this is very good and authentic Chinese food. (We are Chinese Americans). We highly recommend it!

Thank Glenna L
Reviewed 5 April 2016

I visited Shang Hai Palace with 4 friends while on vacation in Telluride, Colorado. The service was excellent and the food was delicious. The food tasted freshly cooked. I loved it. I would definitely eat there again. I ordered Hot and Sour soup, which was...More

Thank MaryBeeme
Reviewed 3 April 2016

Food is excellent, prices are very good. Kids love the food here, Asian is their favorite. Loved the Szechuan chicken and Kung Pao chicken. Not very busy at lunchtime, can get very busy at dinner. Highly recommend, will go there again on our next Telluride...More

Thank Lisa L
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Ate here twice during this years 10 day stay. Really nice quality Chinese food. It's not outstanding gourmet fare, but to be honest, Telluride has plenty of that and it gets a bit too much eating at fancy restaurants every evening. So this place made...More

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 2 March 2016

Just what you'd expect from your local Chinese place. Large portions served fast by I'm guessing a family run restaurant. Very pleasant and nice staff.

Thank ComiKeith
Reviewed 24 February 2016

I love the plum wine they'll make ya exactly what you expect order something extra so... Their rice is always perfect and you'll have some left over togo! for that skiing all day and you wake up at 1 am starving.,.. snack! You;ll be glad...More

Thank Leslieann111
Reviewed 25 January 2016

Nothing over the top ... your fairly traditional Chinese food restaurant but in downtown Telluride. The service was excellent and the food was above average. Price was also better than most restaurants in Telluride.

Thank Beauwreck
Reviewed 19 January 2016

We went here with four adults on New Year's Day for a change of pace from the pizza, burgers, and chili while skiing. It is tucked in an old building, but has a bar and two-story seating. The menu is old-school - no Asian fusion...More

Thank 1roundface
Reviewed 5 January 2016

This is must do the food was very good and affordable and a very nice change of pace and a very relaxing experience

Thank Timyaple
Reviewed 3 July 2015

We needed a change of pace, and this hit the spot. Food came fast and was fresh and tasty. Nothing particularly special, but at the same quality level as other excellent food in Telluride.

Thank Sean-Casey K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 126 E Colorado Ave, Telluride, CO 81435
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Telluride
  • Phone Number: +1 970-728-0882
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