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Peking Chinese and American Restaurant

221 Scott St, Wausau, WI 54403-4858
715-842-8080
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Ranked #9 of 133 restaurants in Wausau
Cuisines: Chinese
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Marathon, WI
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81 reviews 81 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

I had never been to Peking until this visit and I was very pleased. We were celebrating a birthday and anniversary and wanted to go somewhere new - what a great choice! We had a reservation - that I made online (very convenient). Both servers we had were very friendly, knowledgeable of the menu and attentive (nice job Allen &... More

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Rhinelander, Wisconsin
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180 reviews 180 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

There is a fairly large amount of Asians in Wisconsin and some have them have chosen to go into the food industry. The VAST majority that I've been to: Chinese, Tai, Korean, Vietnamese, etc have been excellent. Peking is the best so far in part because of the ambience. It is in the Landmark Hotel in downtown Wausau; a beautifully... More

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East Troy, Wisconsin
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42 reviews 42 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

I've been to Peking several times over the years, and am never disappointed. Its great Chinese food in a very nice restaurant. I enjoy the throwback vibe of this classic old hotel. Will always make a visit whenever in town and would not hesitate to recommend to anyone. Super friendly staff as well.

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Wisconsin
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25 reviews 25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

I have been dining at the Peking Restaurant since it opened. Most of my dining is for lunch, but I have enjoyed evening meals both dining in and taking out. The food is excellent. Local companies hosting visitors from Asian countries bring their guests to the Peking, to very positive reviews. As an aside, the mixed drink and wine serving... More

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Rhinelander, Wisconsin
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32 reviews 32 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

This is a place where you can get a quick oriental lunch that can't be beat, The lunch menu is somewhat limited which allows you to get in and out as quick as you may need. If you want to take a leisurely lunch, that is fine too.

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Rhinelander, Wisconsin
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58 reviews 58 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

What a beautiful atmosphere here! We were told that the main dining area was a ballroom from the 1920's. The food was great, although we didn't get too adventurous in our ordering (3/4 of us had some type of fried rice for our meal!). We had made reservations for 7:30 and were seated promptly. A few disappointments we had: upon... More

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Wausau, Wisconsin
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

Chinese at its best, a must try if you are a fan!!!!! The dinning room has been maintained to hold the true value of what I believe used to be an old ballroom. They will typically have a piano player, playing in the corner of the dinning room which is enjoyable. They have fantastic wines and spirits to choose from,... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The food and service here is always very good. The chef's specials are a very good way to sample the cuisine, highly recommended. If you enjoy more authentic Chinese cuisine that is not "Americanized", definitely give Peking a try.

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Wausau, Wisconsin
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013

We went to lunch here for our 20th anniversary. The restaurant has a very nice dining room (carpeting, wing-back chairs at every table) and a more casual lounge area (tile floor, wooden chairs). The last time I had lunch here was years ago and everyone was seated in the lounge, so I didn't think anything of it when we were... More

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Wausau, Wisconsin
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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013 via mobile

We love this place. Wonderful dining room. Staff is always friendly. Food is always delicious. Well worth while experience for visitors and locals alike. Favorite Wausau classic restaurant.

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