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Gulf Royal Chinese Restaurant

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Al Rashid Mall, Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good Chinese food

This is one of the good Chinese restaurant in Alkhobar. I now this restaurant for more than twenty years as it's one of my favourite restaurants for Chinese food. The minu is very rich as you will definitely find your perfect dishes. It's located in the most prestigious Mall in Alkhobar. The... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 17, 2015
Alhodaithy
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Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
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Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
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76 reviews 76 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015 NEW

This is one of the good Chinese restaurant in Alkhobar. I now this restaurant for more than twenty years as it's one of my favourite restaurants for Chinese food. The minu is very rich as you will definitely find your perfect dishes. It's located in the most prestigious Mall in Alkhobar. The staff are very friendly and service is excellent.... More 

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Saudi Arabia
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16 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

I go to dine here every now and then with my friends, the food is delicious and the atmosphere is a key element in the enjoyment. Not every Chinese restaurant is good at The hot and sour soup, but here, it was above standards. Most of the dishes are above standards, but not exactly the best among other good Chinese... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

ghg be out there and the first half of the best of luck in your life and death of a good time to go out to be the first place for me

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Visit this place with family n impressed with the decore upscaled by aquariums. Very extended menu. Ordered 5 different dishes whixh are labled as chinese but non od them taste like one. On enquiry it was revealed that ched is philipino ...so that why every dish tasted like adobo. Please do t waste your money n if u really into... More 

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Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

After calling the restaurant to get a delivery for 6 people and having to wait 20 mins to explain to the driver where I was, I then got disconnected. On calling back I was told as I am 'very far away' (less than 25Km) the minimum order price would be SR500 ($133).

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 via mobile

Due to a business trip to Dhahran, my wife and I returned to this restaurant after a 16 year break, and we were not disappointed. Located in the Rashid Mall on the 2nd floor, on walking in it was very pleasing to the eye, Clean with excellent decor, we were seated and served by friendly staff. The food was extremely... More 

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Dundee
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Recently refurbished, well worth a visit. I visited with my family. We had Shrimp wonton soup, fried shrimp wontons, smoked chili chicken, chicken with cashew nuts, shrimp dumplings, garlic rice and vegetable rice. The service is fast and courteous, the food well prepared and tasty. The place has a very friendly and welcoming atmosphere. Well worth stopping in for a... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

First you must get past the smell of garlic. It's pours out of the store into the mall and may make you want to turn around. Give this place a try though! The newly renovated restaurant is a welcome change. The atmosphere is real cool and has a lot more vibe to it. I had the crab Thermidor here...ok. Spicy... More 

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Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

The Gulf Royal Chinese Restaurant situated in the AlRashid Mall, Alkhobar is by far one of the best chinese dining experience one can find in Alkhobar. The ambience with its surrounding fish aqariums, starry roof, ambient lighting and authentic chinese decor makes it a delightful place to visit with family and friends. The food is superb and the portions quite... More 

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

exe.lant place for good chines food good price and nice for families with kidds woth visiting if you are in eastern region.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Al Rashid Mall, Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
  • Location: Middle East  >  Saudi Arabia  >  Eastern Province  >  Al Khobar

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 25
  • Cuisine: Chinese

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