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China Palace

Strandgaten 2, Bergen 5013, Norway
+47 55 21 28 38
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Overview
  • Excellent15%
  • Very good35%
  • Average28%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible11%
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“spring rolls” (4 reviews)
“chinese food” (14 reviews)
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Strandgaten 2, Bergen 5013, Norway
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Reviewed January 7, 2018 via mobile

We didn't have a reservation, they die quite difficult to get us a table for 2. Everything was fully booked they said but they would see what they could do.. They found us an table and when we left after one and a half hour...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Femke D
Charlotte H, Manager at China Palace, responded to this reviewResponded January 11, 2018

Dear Femke D, Thank you for you feedback and review. Sorry that you did not have a very good experience in your visit. Most of our vegetables are delivered fresh 3 times a week, so it is sad to hear that they remind you of...More

Reviewed January 7, 2018 via mobile

When we arrived, without booking, we were directed to a table jammed up the back, but after expressing some displeasure, we were given a great table beside a window. Menu is very wide ranging. If you couldn’t find something, you’re being too fussy. Fairly limited...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank EdM389
Charlotte H, Manager at China Palace, responded to this reviewResponded January 11, 2018

Dear EdM389, Thank you for your nice review, and happy to hear that the staff solved the table issue. We are also working on expanding our wine list soon this year. Best regards from all of us in China Palace :-)

Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

This is a nice looking chinese restaurant. I was suprised non-chinese work there (thats never the case in The Netherlands). The food is good, but not really that special. Staff is friendly, easy going and work hard for their money (maybe some sick staff, they...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Defeatless
Charlotte H, Manager at China Palace, responded to this reviewResponded January 11, 2018

Dear Defeatless, Thank you for your nice review. Yes, we do have very few chinese speaking servers right now, this is just coincidence. We do not discriminate but those who happened to qualify to be servers were not Chinese. And not many Chinese live in...More

Reviewed December 31, 2017

Fifty years ago, growing up in a New York suburb, I used to go to Chinese restaurants like this with my family. Lots of lanterns, koi pond with sculpture, Asian women etched on frosted glass. It's as if you're in Disney world. It's fun. You...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank formershrink
Charlotte H, Manager at China Palace, responded to this reviewResponded January 2, 2018

Dear formershrink, Thank you for your nice feedback. Our family is indeed cantonese, and it was funny to hear your story of the past. :-) Wish you a Happy New Year, Charlotte Hui

Reviewed December 26, 2017

Great location in City Centre Always busy so recommend booking Friendly staff and service always swift Great choice on the menu and can imagine anything would be good During a ten day stay in Bergen i visited this Restaurant three times and have visited many...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Wayne G
Charlotte H, Manager at China Palace, responded to this reviewResponded December 28, 2017

Dear Wayne, Thank you for very nice review. :-) We are very happy to hear your feedback. Hope you had a nice Christmas and Happy New Year from all of us in China Palace :-)

Reviewed December 8, 2017 via mobile

Had ordered a table for 3 online before a Theater visit. Spring rolls came quickly on the table and they were good. Same with main cource (pork filet sweet/sour sauce and crispy duck) also came relatively quickly on the table. We then decided to order...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Runeado
Charlotte H, Manager at China Palace, responded to this reviewResponded December 28, 2017

Hi Rune and family, Thank you so much for your nice feedback. Sorry to hear that our desserts did not come fast enough, we hope you will get a better experience next time. Hope you had a nice Christmas and wish you and your family...More

Reviewed November 9, 2017

I was there for lunch. Same dishes as 90 % of chinese restaurants. Not a smile or e welcoming word from the staff. Ordinary chinese food. Inspections at the kitchen from city authorities has reveald some not so good conditions.More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Steinar S
Charlotte H, Manager at China Palace, responded to this reviewResponded November 28, 2017

Hi Steinar, Sorry to hear that you did not get a smile or welcoming word from us. This is not correct, and on behalf of all serving staff, we apologize for this. We take it very serious regarding hygiene and cleanliness, and work closely together...More

Reviewed October 26, 2017

Just arrived in Bergen and went for lunch at the China Place, the reception was very friendly and the food very tasty. Loved the decor and atmosphere.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank VPVerwey
Charlotte H, Manager at China Palace, responded to this reviewResponded November 30, 2017

Hi VPVerwey, Thank you so much for the nice feedback from you. :-) Looking forward to server you again, Greetings from all of us in China Palace

Reviewed October 21, 2017

My husband had been looking forward to go and eat there, so when we finally decided to go there, we were quite disappointed. It has been there for a very long time, so I thought it was good, but no. The quality was not that...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Chiaraton
Charlotte H, Daglig leder at China Palace, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2017

Hi Chiaraton, Thank you for your review, and so sorry that you had a bad experience. If you could tell us more in detail what you were not happy with, we would be very thankful for that. This will help us improve and avoid similary...More

Reviewed October 2, 2017

As we arrived in Bergen, jet lagged and just off a seven hour train ride, we spotted China Palace even before we checked into our hotel. We had caught sore throats and cold, all we wanted was comfort food, some Hot and Sour Soup and...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Intlxpatr
Charlotte H, Daglig leder at China Palace, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2017

Dear Intixpatr, Thank you so much for your nice review. :-) -Best regards from all of us in China Palace

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Strandgaten 2, Bergen 5013, Norway
  • Location: Europe  >  Norway  >  Western Norway  >  Hordaland  >  Bergen>  > Sentrum
  • Neighborhood: Sentrum
  • Phone Number: +47 55 21 28 38
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Description
Traditional Chinese restaurant since 1988. We serve cantonese and sichuan dishes. We are a family and children friendly restaurant. Everyone is welcome in China Palace.
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