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Emperor Palace

530 Balboa St, San Francisco, CA 94118-3823
+1 415-750-0170
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible0%
10 Aug 2016
“Fresh lobster and sea snails”
24 Dec 2014
“Good value”
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11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m. Hours
530 Balboa St, San Francisco, CA 94118-3823
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Reviewed August 10, 2016

They had a great lobster special 2 for $24,95. I had it prepared with green onions, soy sauce and ginger. To-go order was ready within 10 minutes. They also had sea snails in a spicy sauce and frog legs. Great place to pick up food...More

Thank Margaret Y
Reviewed December 24, 2014 via mobile

I have been there a few times with my family. We like the seafood chow fun, deep fried founder, fried clams, fried lotus and veg. Some dishes are not in the English menu, they are posted on the wall in Chinese - a plus if...More

Thank KC7100
Reviewed June 12, 2014

This place is in my neighborhood. All the dishes are tasty and delicious. The prices are reasonable and the portions are pretty good size. Their seafood and fried tofu are very good. Their set menu are a super bargain so be sure to check those...More

Thank milton919
Reviewed December 26, 2013

Ate 2 dinners. Like the black pepper ribs (beef), sauteed fish, deep fried whole flounder, salted fish and chicken in clay pot. Waiter was friendly.

Thank KC7100
Reviewed April 8, 2013

Staff is great but the place is REALLY old and out dated. Food was no better or worse than any chinese restaurant, manage your expectations. If your visiting china town in SF and want a place to eat and just take your time, it is...More

Thank Kelli S
Reviewed March 8, 2013

This is your typical neighborhood small Chinese family style restaurant in the Richmond district of SF. We had a table of 10 and they had a set menu of about 7 dishes and soup for less than $40. THose dishes include a fried flounder, Chinese...More

Thank highloyo
Reviewed October 10, 2006

Very generous potions, lots of chinese families eat here which is a good sign.

Thank Calvus
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Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
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  • Address: 530 Balboa St, San Francisco, CA 94118-3823
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > The Richmond
  • Neighbourhood: The Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 415-750-0170
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