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China Palace

5440 Walnut St, Pittsburgh, PA 15232-2230
+1 412-687-7423
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good33%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
27 Aug 2018
“Excellent Chinese!”
14 Aug 2018
“Delicious meal!”
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
5440 Walnut St, Pittsburgh, PA 15232-2230
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

We recently ordered dinner for six people - delivered promptly. Everything was especially delicious. One of the guests had egg drop soup; we should have ordered more, it was so good. I've had lemon chicken there before, but this time it was exceptional. What else?...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank jm0cel
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

Our food came out quickly, our waiter was very helpful with recommendations, and the food was delicious! We also appreciated nice portion sizes—enough food, but not over the top. I had the chicken with sweet and hot peppers—the meal was spicy, but not unbearable. Very...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank chrisLT87
Reviewed May 31, 2018

I've been dining here since 2009, and the food never fails to disappoint. Lunch menu is great, with soup and rice included with every order. You can also order from the main menu at any time of day, and it is consistently delicious with fast...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Joumana K
Reviewed January 15, 2018

very good teriyaki beef, beef with uno pease was savory. lo main a bit bland, but all mixed up made it delicious. will order again.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank ographer
Reviewed January 3, 2018

We have been looking for a good local Chinese restaurant since Jimmy Tsang's closed 10 years ago and, while we have found a nice spot here and there, we've had more misses than hits. We tried this restaurant because it is located next to a...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Marty M
Reviewed July 9, 2017 via mobile

China Palace consistently provides solid Chinese food in Shadyside. The staff is excellent- very friendly and accommodating. The vegetarian won ton soup is especially delicious and they have many great vegetarian options. They are also open on Mondays, when many Shadyside restaurants are closed.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank anne s
Reviewed June 26, 2017

In the past, China Palace's hot and sour soup was really terrific. Full of ingredients and taste. But it hasn't been good for some time. It is more of a broth than a soup and the great taste is no longer. I don't know if...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank profgold
Reviewed June 13, 2017

When I lived in Shadyside I would order from China Palace once a week. It was in my Walnut Street restaurant rotation. I have taken out and have had dinner there. I have had most of the Chicken dishes, with Broccoli, Snow Peas, Cashew, Sweet...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank SherryM5106
Reviewed October 12, 2016

It was Sunday and we were looking for a quick bite before going downtown. We happened upon China Palace and were surprised at how good the food was. The manager and staff were super friendly. The food was prepared quickly and well. We ordered several...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank takenthekids
Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

Food was delicious. Easy to order and food was delivered I about 40 minutes. Driver was friendly too. The portions we rec'd were generous. Friendly phone service. We will def order again. 👍

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank beth c
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Kathleen C
August 3, 2017|
Response from anne s | Reviewed this property |
It is open for dinner seven days a week.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5440 Walnut St, Pittsburgh, PA 15232-2230
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Shadyside
  • Neighbourhood: Shadyside
  • Phone Number: +1 412-687-7423
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