We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Chinese Imperial Inn

11042 Reading Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45241-1929
+1 513-563-6888
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good49%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible13%
3 Dec 2018
“Good food!”
19 Jun 2018
“A Nice Find”
Closed Now
Chinese, Asian
11042 Reading Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45241-1929
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (23)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 23 reviews

Reviewed 3 December 2018

I was looking to find a place to eat dinner this weekend. Without a plan or idea of where we wanted to go, we happened to drive by this place. We remembered that we drive by this place many times without stopping, so we decided...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Mike W
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Inexpensive AND good food. Live fish and lobster tanks are a nice touch. This is our "go to" place for Chinese food.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank olp863
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Was my second time going there, first time around I remember liking the place - this time, the chicken I ordered had tons of tendons, I ordered white rice they gave me fried and everything seemed either reheated or overly greasy.. Ate the food anyways...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank Danielle S
Reviewed 30 October 2016

Someone recommended this place and said the food is good even though it does not look like much from the outside. It is next door to the Blue Goose restaurant and near Already Cafe, both of which I like. We ordered hot and sour soup...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank TripPhotographer52
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Great place to stop for a quick lunch! Very reasonable prices and good service! Nice mix of "American" Chinese food and authentic Chinese food.

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank Michelle J
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

My wife and I went yesterday. I find it hard to call it Chinese food. Crap is more like it. Or Polynesian food maybe...I ordered beef and broccoli. So much broccoli and very little meat. I judge their egg rolls to be average. More like...More

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank joesC4253HL
Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

If I drive by there is no reason to come in for authentic Chinese because the sign says Polynesian. Small old looking restaurant with parking lot. A friend recommended this place. There is a special Chinese menu offer authentic Chinese dishes at reasonable price. I...More

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank CVictorT
Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

Stopped here on a Saturday Night around 6:30pm. Was surprised that there was only two other tables occupied at the dinner hour. No one was at the front counter and the waitress? was at the back of the dining room. She waved us to the...More

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank Randy F
Reviewed 27 August 2015

the first time I went to this place, it is small, and not too fancy, but, the price and food are very good. service is great, it fell like a family owned restaurant. We order a family dinner, it is very nice.

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank Kenneth Y
Reviewed 15 August 2015

Great food 😋 and good prices! Nice atmosphere and friendly service. It has quickly become my favorite place to eat.

Date of visit: August 2015
Thank mamawrain
Nearby HotelsSee all 51 hotels in Cincinnati
Quality Inn & Suites
135 reviews
1.93 km away
Red Roof Inn Cincinnati - Sharonville
138 reviews
2.08 km away
Sonesta ES Suites Cincinnati - Sharonville East
429 reviews
2.11 km away
Baymont by Wyndham Cincinnati
526 reviews
2.14 km away
Nearby Restaurants
The Root Beer Stand
100 reviews
1.47 km away
Blue Goose Sports Cafe The
75 reviews
.05 km away
Brijmohan Indian Sweets & Restaurant
32 reviews
.65 km away
Sharonville Depot Deli
13 reviews
.13 km away
Nearby Attractions
Sharon Woods
85 reviews
1.26 km away
Summit Park
61 reviews
2.86 km away
Gorman Heritage Farm
10 reviews
2.88 km away
Sky Zone Trampoline Park
129 reviews
4.33 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Chinese Imperial Inn staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11042 Reading Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45241-1929
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
  • Phone Number: +1 513-563-6888
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing