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China Chalet

184 Columbia Tpke # 13, Florham Park, NJ 07932
(973) 966-2828‎
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Ranked #10 of 28 Restaurants in Florham Park
Price range: $10 - $15
Cuisines: Chinese, Szechuan
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Florham Park, New Jersey
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27 reviews 27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We had an early dinner here today, but have come here many times in the past with the same results; Excellent Food, Fast & Friendly Service and a Very Large Menu to choose from. We shared the Beef Chow Fun and Chicken with Snow Peas which were both excellent, as usual. The meal also comes with a round vegetable cut... More

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Morristown, New Jersey
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54 reviews 54 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Went to China recently and the comparison was very close. Not just your basic Chinese restaurant. Very authentic, original taste, huge selection of choices. Cant say enough of how good the food was. Reasonable priced and the staff was very helpful as well. WILL go back again.

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northern nj
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72 reviews 72 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Ah, where to begin. First of all, they put a bowl of peanuts on your table when you first sit down, so be forewarned if you or someone in your party has peanut allergies. Then there's the spring rolls which are so greasy I couldn't get past the first bite. Even my son, who LOVES spring rolls, couldn't get them... More

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Maplewood, NJ
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36 reviews 36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

I have eaten several times at the China Chalet. The food has always been fresh and vibrant. While the Szechuan specialties are perhaps best, the more ordinary Chinese food such as pork dumplings is well executed but if your game, stick with the Szechuan or the unusual at least. If you are adventurous, Ox Tongue & Tripe in Peanut Vinaigrette,... More

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5 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014 via mobile

The food was awesome. Service was good, and the atmosphere was excellent. You can't go wrong here! Probably some of the best Chinese food in Morris and Sussex county. Some of the dishes are pretty spicy but they can make it mild if you request. Highly recommended!

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Montreal, Canada
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49 reviews 49 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

I have been to China Chalet a few times over the last several years as we have family in the area. Every time the service has been decent (at least attentive even if "abrupt" while smiling) and the food fantastic. I don't understand the complaints of other reviewers. The place is well known so prices have been creeping up but... More

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Berkeley heights, New Jersey, USA
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102 reviews 102 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

I came with a couple of friends and their children to celebrate the Chinese new year. It has almost been a year since I ate at this restaurant and my previous review was not favorable. And this place disappointed me again. My friends were equally diappointed. In the end, it was a very expensive meal with little value. I can... More

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London
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54 reviews 54 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014

Fast service, fresh ingredients, BYO and huge portions. UK folks are used to different Chinese style however not to say this wasn't good. Great for larger dinners.

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Madison
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

Carried out a Fish Fillet with Napa Cabbage/$18.95, and it had no more than three small broken pieces of fish, and the rest was cabbage and spices. It ruined my dinner.

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Short Hills, New Jersey, United States
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7 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

I usually read the reviews before trying out new restaurants. China Chalet is rated very highly, so we decided to try it. We ordered Three Greens and Chef's Special Chicken with Mixed Vegetable. Both were somewhat bland and we needed sauces to spice up our food. We requested and got a side bowl of garlic sauce (which was nice of... More

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