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Encore Cafe

1007 Massachusetts St, Lawrence, KS 66044-2923
+1 785-856-3682
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“mango chicken” (5 reviews)
“wonton soup” (4 reviews)
“pad thai” (8 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
1007 Massachusetts St, Lawrence, KS 66044-2923
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Reviewed 4 February 2018

Have been her on many occasions and sometimes has a very relaxing atmosphere, sometimes not so relaxing when very busy especially before shows.

Thank Graham D
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

In Lawrence for a meeting and stopped for a quick Chinese meal. We found Encore delicious and fresh but lacked a bit of private booth space. The tables were worn and a bit tacky to the touch but not dirty. Excellent meal and delicious food.

Thank Gary C
Reviewed 9 September 2017

We love to eat here, and do so regularly. I believe this is the best Chinese food in Lawrence. Service is alway good and the quality of the food is outstanding. The quantity is more than most can eat so you will have lunch the...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

I have eaten at The Encore Cafe four times and I have loved everything I've ordered. This place is fantastic Asian cuisine. The atmosphere is welcoming and the wait staff have always been phenomenal. I ordered the lunch bento box with beef and broccoli, fried...More

Thank Jamie B
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Had lunch here, the Tom yum soup is delicious!! Entrees were mango chicken, some of the mangos were extremely tart and deterred from the overall flavor. The kari shrimp with red potatoes was off. It is to be a curry and it was very peanut...More

Thank Rachel9496
Reviewed 6 August 2017

This is a good Asian restaurant in downtown Lawrence, KS. Our experience as a family was nice. We waited about 15-20 minutes to be set, which was ok considering that was dining time. I had to call the waitress to put our order and she...More

Thank Sidney S
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Since Encore opened, we have enjoyed many incredible meals. The food is consistently delicious and the service is good. We live in St. Louis and enjoy so many amazing Asian restaurants in the St. Louis area. We have also lived in San Francisco and Seattle...More

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Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

I am appalled by the attitude of management to customers. I received the wrong order for take out. When I called I was passed from person to person and told at every point that I must have switched the dish with my fiends ( I...More

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Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent food. For vegetarians great too. We love to go here. Good wines, beers and drinks and of course the food is fantastic. Service is great.

Thank WillyA123
Reviewed 23 April 2017

I'd heard wonderful things about this restaurant and it proved to be true. My all time favorite is always Pad Thai and their's was spot on. Huge portion at lunch - took more than half home. Their serving containers at lunch very ingenious! I will...More

Thank lesare2017
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20 February 2017|
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Response from Chuck H | Reviewed this property |
I saw that it was open yesterday when we walked by.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1007 Massachusetts St, Lawrence, KS 66044-2923
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Lawrence
  • Phone Number: +1 785-856-3682
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