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Chan's Chinese Restaurant

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2290 Fairgrounds Rd NE, Salem, OR 97301-0649
503-585-1775
Today
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
2 top dishes

I gave such a low rate due to the attitude of the owner, she has to like you or your service will not be good. But if you can get past that they have the best BBQ Pork and Hot pepper Shrimp in the state. Prices a little high but worth a visit every once in a while.

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 10, 2015
JudynBert
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Salem, Oregon
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Salem, Oregon
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

I gave such a low rate due to the attitude of the owner, she has to like you or your service will not be good. But if you can get past that they have the best BBQ Pork and Hot pepper Shrimp in the state. Prices a little high but worth a visit every once in a while.

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Salem, Oregon
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8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

I used to eat here at least 2-3 times per week in the early '90s because my job took me right past the place at lunch time and the price was right. Hadn't been back until this past December. The place has changed, to say the least. Thankfully, the food is still good - when you can convey what you... More 

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Salem, Oregon, United States
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14 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

happened to see a friend's recommendation online, and decided to give it a try. In 24 years living here, I haven't found a Chinese restaurant I've liked. Pleasantly surprised with Chan's. The pepper-salt shrimp is spicy hot, crispy and delicious. We had chicken/broccoli, which was a good choice. Broccoli cooked perfectly. Extensive menu for a small place, somewhat busy on... More 

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Salem
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37 reviews 37 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

This little hidden gem of a restaurant is in an otherwise nondescript location. We ordered the Chicken with Mixed Vegetables. Vegetables were crisp and not over cooked, fresh, and very tasty. Sauce was clean and light, flavorful and not salty. The chicken was tender. Service was very fast and staff very friendly. The restaurant is casual and clean. They also... More 

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Oregon
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38 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Great food reasonable price. I had the lunch special and the "special" was great A little of everything over rice. I will go back again.

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Salem, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013

Food is EXCELLENT (pepper-salted shrimp, mother's chicken, orange chicken, sizzling filet mignon are our favorites), food is hot and served super fast (we've timed them at having food on table within seven minutes of ordering), so we've learned not to order until all of our friends are there. Always welcomed with a smile and a "thank you" for my business.

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Salem, Oregon, United States
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10 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2012

I have gone here for years. I have always loved the Hot and sour soup and Schezwan chicken, always fresh and not drenched in oil. Best quality food wise. The problem is that the owner lady who is always there has gotten grumpy through the years and has no customer service left in her. The only other person who serves... More 

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Dallas, Oregon
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35 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2011

Try their Salt/Pepper Shrimp or their Pot Stickers for a real treat! We eat lunch here as often as we can, for $5.95 you can choose one of a great selection of lunch options. The service is FAST and they are a bit New York City personality style, but we keep coming back!

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Salem, Oregon
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2008

Good peas and carrots chinese food

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2290 Fairgrounds Rd NE, Salem, OR 97301-0649
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: 503-585-1775

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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