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Imperial Gourmet Chinese Restaurant

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785 N Main St, Bishop, CA 93514-2427
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York, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Whilst having a one night stop over in bishop, we decided to eat here to have a break from burgers, steak etc. We were a little apprehensive after reading a few not so good reviews but there really was no need, the restaurant was clean, the staff welcoming, the food was delicious and served hot. It was very humid during... More 

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Vista, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Was looking for a light meal and decided to try Chinese food in Bishop. I was not disappointed. Had the cucumber salad; crisp cucumber, rice vinegar & oil, with minced garlic which was refreshing ahead of my chicken and vegetables with white rice. Food is light on the seasoning and salt, but the vegetables were fresh and the rice was... More 

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Rapid City, South Dakota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love Chinese food and not many choices of that type of restaurant in the area, so we went here, and we were not disappointed. Very freshly cooked, tasted great. We got the sweet and sour chicken with rice and soup and ordered a side of chow mien. We even had left overs. We will be going back to eat... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've eaten here three times and loved it each time. It's clean, well staffed and very nice inside. Lots of locals eat here. Great lunches. Excellent for dinner. I will definitely eat here again.

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Grand Terrace
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After 4 day horse drive, the celebration dinner was held here. There were about 35 of us here for this dinner and the service was excellent. They have a full bar so the drinks were flowing and again the service was excellent. The food may be the best Chinese I have ever had. It was family style for our big... More 

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Simi Valley, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

Young waitress a little slow and forgetful. I've been here before and had better service. The food all came out at different times and she forgot my lemon chicken. I think it sat for a while- the chicken was very tough and the panko coating was too crunchy. Last time I had the asparagus which was so good- they didn't... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

We had a lovely dinner at this restaurant and very reasonably priced. Great choices even for vegetarians.

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Thank Jane D
Vancouver,WA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

While checking in to the motel across the street I'd noted two local options, BBQ or Chinese. A gentleman in the lobby recommended the Imperial Gourmet across the street. My partner and I wanted to share something but didn't want the 'Dinner for 2'. We decide on the appetizer for two plate with flaming hibachi. There was an assortment of... More 

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Eastern Sierra, CA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

We've been eating here for years. The new facility is better decorated - love the entrance door - but fronts on busy 395. Food is the same, unfortunately. It is the best Chinese in Bishop but it has no competitors. Overpriced but solid. If I'm going to eat out I prefer Yamatani or Thai Thai.

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Mammoth Lakes, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2016

Not much in Chinese food in Eastern Sierra area. When I want Chinese, my husband and I head to this restaurant. Great lunch specials. Always have enough left over for a next day lunch.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 785 N Main St, Bishop, CA 93514-2427
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Bishop

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?