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Jimmy Jeng's Szechwan

669 N Green River Rd, Evansville, IN 47715-2476
812-479-7600
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Evansville IN
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41 reviews 41 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

What everyone says about the sweet dumplings is true - they are sooo good! So eat at Jimmy's at least for the dumplings! But you can't go wrong with any of their entrees. The flavor of the dishes seem so enhanced and just a notch above to similar restaurants. We had the Kung Pao Chicken and the Imperial Chicken. They... More

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Richmond, Virginia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Had the meal I was served at JJ's been purchased in NY, San Fran, DC or other major metro area, it would have barely registered on the culinary scale. In Evansville, it warrants a 6.5 due mainly to context. Service was excellent, bordering on overbearing. My calamari appetizer looked more like calamari bites. Small pieces, over breaded, Taste OK, not... More

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Henderson, Kentucky, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

In a world where there is so much mediocre and often bad Chinese food, Jimmy Jeng's Szechwan is the answer! The ambience is that befitting the high-class restaurant that it is and the service is second to none. Beware - There's no stale, Americanized buffet junk there. This is delicious cooked to order, authentic food that is customized to your... More

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Bloomington, Indiana
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69 reviews 69 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We have been to Chinese restaurants in San Francisco's Chinatown and many other large cities across the US; none of them compare to Jimmy's. We live about an hour and a half from Evansville, but make the drive multiple times a year simply to eat at Jimmy's. His service is unparalleled; Jimmy and his wife Tina are always at the... More

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Jamestown, New York
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24 reviews 24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

My son and daughter spent more than a year living in Taiwan, so they were very pleased to find Jimmy Jeng's served food that is very much like what they ate in Taiwan. The food is excellent and fresh and the service is excellent. Tucked away in a corner in Eastland Plaza, be sure to look for it when looking... More

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Henderson, KY
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58 reviews 58 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Great dumplings! Everything is great. Jimmy and his long time staff has great service, I would eat here everyday.

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Evansville, Indiana
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Food is always delicious and high quality!! Friendly staff too!! I often have to order carryout, but it is always hot, correct amd on time. The last time I was at the restaurant itself. The service was great! I prefer Jimmy Jeng's over amy chinese or asian cuisine in town.

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Orange City, Florida
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31 reviews 31 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Ate here on a recent visit with my daughter. What a great find. All the reviews are acurate. The husband and wife who own provide wonderful service. The decor is a step back in Chinese resturant time, cute as can be. Food was fresh and quick and pleasent service. Highly reccomend.

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Evansville, Indiana
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

a favorite of the locals. fresh. locally owned. owner meets one at the door. wife is a pleasant host. friendly. food is outstanding. not ones stale/warm/bland buffet. real food real taste green been pancakes are divine. good value for the money. recommended highly

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Evansville, Indiana
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

I have never been to this restaurant when I have not been greeted/seated by the owners themselves. Jimmy has a talent for making even first time customers feel like they are the only people in the room. The food is fresh and wonderful. I highly recommend the dumplings if you can take a little heat.

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