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new china palace

) #10 of 77 Restaurants in Oak Ridge €€ - €€€, Chinese, Asian
123 Central Ave, Oak Ridge, TN 37830-6905
+1 865-482-3323
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (7 reviews)
“egg rolls” (8 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
€€ - €€€
123 Central Ave, Oak Ridge, TN 37830-6905
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1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

We went here hoping to finally find a decent restaurant that wasn't a chain or "cheap eats". I am glad we did and it was better than average. The staff were friendly and attentive. The food was good for the price.

Thank Randy C
Reviewed 6 days ago

Great food Great service, that's what we all look for in a restaurant. The hot and sour soup and the cashew chicken was very good. We went at lunch for business, everyone bragged on the food.

Thank Karla H
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was there about a month ago, and am going out of my way today to go back for lunch...that's how good it was. The entrees are fresh and tasty. Wait staff was awesome too.

Thank grantc2013
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Fresh is important. Tasty love hot and sour soup! Friendly workers too! They also have a drive through window

Thank Carmen J
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

Like SWRestaurants, Oak Ridge has lots of Asian restaurants to chose from. Most are all equal except a few rotten apples. new China no longer has the serene view of the lake (about2 years) but they do have the only shrimp toast in town! Consistency...More

Thank soundtrvl
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

My family has frequented ChIna Palace for years. One of our favorite restaurants for Sunday lunch. Good food, generous portions, reasonably priced. They have an extensive menu, great egg rolls and clean pleasant atmosphere in the dining room. You can also call ahead and order...More

Thank Joy R
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Slightly better than a buffet. The hot and sour soup is neither hot nor sour, it is a little sweet and otherwise tasteless. The chicken in garlic sauce was forgettable, the chicken was diced into about 1/2 inch square lumps as were the vegetables, neither...More

Thank RKBOhio
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Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

my new favorite chinese place in town. i'll definitely be coming back. it's fast and cheap and delicious

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 9 November 2016

This is a traditional Chinese restaurant with no buffet. They offer hot tea, which to me is a staple of actual Chinese restaurants. The beef and broccoli is outstanding, and the chicken with curry is to die for. The egg rolls are crisp - not...More

1  Thank utleykd
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Love the lunch special . Haven't had anything bad here. Servers are friendly and keep the drinks refilled. Love the large picture on the back wall!! Go glad it made it to the new location.

1  Thank 106janaj
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$23
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 123 Central Ave, Oak Ridge, TN 37830-6905
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Oak Ridge
  • Phone Number: +1 865-482-3323