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Panda Palace Chinese Restaurant

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519 Talcottville Rd, Vernon Rockville, CT 06066-4020
860-872-3693
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Vernon, Connecticut
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19 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We used to use Panda Palace as our only Chinese place but the food quality has dramatically declined over the past 2 years. We only use this place in a pinch now since they deliver. Wish they would bring back their old chef and the quality of food they used to have.

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Thank Sheary M
Avon, Connecticut
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36 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016 via mobile

My family was looking a Chinese restaurant in the area someone suggested this place. The staff is very nice. The place is ok. Smelled alittle weird. But the food. O. M. G. Absolutely horrible. Not one person in my party could even get through half of their plate. Crab ragoons. A mushy mess. Poo-poo plater. We had ordered 2 of... More 

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Thank Dar G
Vernon, Connecticut
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67 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2016 via mobile

A nice family run Chinese restaurant that has had our patronage for many years. We have done both eat-in and take-out. Always can count on good food and bright smiles.

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Thank Gx11
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26 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2016 via mobile

Very nice gentleman at register BUT the food is HORRIBLE. I'm sorry, but it is. Recently moved to area looking for Chinese food. Boneless ribs VERY DRY. They DONT put red sauce on. Only gave me maybe 8 strips. The pork fried rice was 99% onions. Made mistake with this one. Threw it all away.

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Ellington, Connecticut
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

This is my go to place for Chinese food in our area. Panda has been in Vernon for a long time. I usually dine in, and I like the tablecloth and real china. Servers are always prompt and courteous. Lunch menu is a great bargain and much better than any fast food joint. About the same price, but nicer tables... More 

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Thank tommytirebiter
Storrs, Connecticut, United States
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015 via mobile

The food here has completely gone down hill. Bland soggy food. Gristle in the dark meat in my Panda Trio, couldn't even try to chew. Gross. I will not be eating here again.

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1 Thank Lisa C
Enfield, Connecticut
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

I'm moving to Florida tomorrow so some close friends took me out to dinner. Panda palace has been around forever and it still serves large portions of fresh delicious food.

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Thank MartyD1945
Vernon Rockville, Connecticut
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Everyone in my family loves Chinese food and when Joy Luck closed we were very sad. Someone recommended Panda Palace. First time we had take out it was good average Chinese food. The second time we got it there was a large multi-colored striped beetle in my rice. You couldn't miss it. Needless to say $60 went in the trash... More 

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Vernon, CT
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Panda Palace had a small stretch when they had a chef change but now the original chefs that were there for the first 10 years are back and the food is delicious and back to the high quality that we know and love. Panda Palace is my palace! Great quality and flavor!

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Thank LizzieConnecticut
Vernon, Connecticut
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96 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Have only been here a few times,but he food is always good. Very clean inside. Staff is very attentive,and service is fairly fast

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 519 Talcottville Rd, Vernon Rockville, CT 06066-4020
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Vernon Rockville
  • Phone Number: 860-872-3693

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