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China Palace

1815 State Route 35, Middletown, NJ 07748-1830
+1 732-957-0554
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good31%
  • Average22%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
13 Dec 2017
“Unique Taiwan offerings different from your usual Chinese place.”
12 Mar 2017
“Eatery for Taiwanese Food”
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
1815 State Route 35, Middletown, NJ 07748-1830
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Reviewed 14 December 2017

Great place to have something different that your usual Chinese meal. Great to go with a group to get different dishes family style to share. This is a hidden gem (in a bowling alley no less). Highly recommend!

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Silverzcar
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

The Chinese name of the restaurant literally​ meant "Taiwan Small Eatery" and that was what it served: authentic, inexpensive Taiwanese food that was sold at roadside eateries in Taiwan. It even played​ old (very old) Taiwanese/Japanese songs in the background. Our favorite was​ the Crispy...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank JesstheFoodie
Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

Typical Chinese buffet, large and plebty of variety. Ive been coming here since I was a child. Obviously not the healthiest of choices but it's great for a comfort food day when you want selection and quick food! Try it out!

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank kmbxoxo
Reviewed 20 July 2015

This is the best Chinese food you can get in the area. Dim sum is fabulous. My favorite is the fried pork dumplings, but they are always varying the plates. My mother and I sampled the shrimp shoo Mai, the spicy shrimp dumplings, and the...More

Date of visit: July 2015
1  Thank Caroline W
Reviewed 4 December 2014 via mobile

This is an upscale Chinese restaurant offering all the typical dishes as well as some surprises. Not your typical neighborhood storefront. Adjoining is an excellent oriental market.

Date of visit: October 2014
1  Thank Tricia H
Reviewed 5 November 2014

This is my "to go" place for Chinese food! While we take out more times then we eat in....the food is always outstanding. My favorite is the Pepper Steak but everything I have ever ordered has been delicious. You cannot find better Chinese food in...More

Date of visit: October 2014
1  Thank John G
Reviewed 11 June 2014 via mobile

I grew up in NJ and then moved to Florida where I couldn't find good Chinese food to save my life. There are plenty of chains and cheap buffets, but no good Chinese food. So every time I come back to Jersey good Chinese food...More

2  Thank Fyrfyter12
Reviewed 22 April 2014

Family of old people from Taiwan ate here. Said the food was good and authentic Taiwan flavors. American in group had chicken with broccoli--really nice, green broccoli, large chunks of white chicken, light brown sauce which was not too spicy and not too much ginger...More

Date of visit: April 2014
1  Thank Dr J W S
Reviewed 12 August 2013

When my son and grandson visit we always make a point of making the 35 minute drive to China Buffet for lunch. My daughter joined us. She usually does when we go out to eat (dad treats :). We had the shrimp dumplings, shu mais,...More

Date of visit: August 2013
1  Thank HenryChin
Reviewed 8 April 2013

this place has the BEST Din Sum this side of San Francisco. The selection is varied and large. The carts and servers with trays come around quickly. The food quality can't be beat. I have spent quite a bit of time in San Francisco having...More

Date of visit: April 2013
1  Thank mo6345
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1815 State Route 35, Middletown, NJ 07748-1830
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Middletown
  • Phone Number: +1 732-957-0554
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