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Shanghai 1938

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49 East Green Street B, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61822-7675
+1 217-351-8886
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good12%
  • Average8%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible16%
Nov 10, 2015
“Fast & easy ”
Feb 20, 2015
“Don't go or order here!!!!!”
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Chinese, Asian
49 East Green Street B, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61822-7675
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Reviewed July 15, 2010

This evening we had an outstanding meal at Shanghai 1938! The husband and wife team provide excellent healthy food and quality customer service. The tofu with vegatables and brown sause was outstanding and the Moo Shu Pork was filled with great pork and fresh vegetable...More

Thank CornfieldsIllinois
Reviewed July 14, 2010

We were promptly seated - only one other group in the resturant (2top). We were three people (parents and a teenager). A middle aged woman barked at us, "Sit anywhere". So we sat. Eventually we got waters and menus (one at a time - a...More

4  Thank Pakse
Reviewed April 23, 2010

What a wonderful place to eat authentic southeast Asian Cuisine!! I graduated HS from the Singapore American School in 1979 and I've been searching throughout the midwest for the taste of southeast Asia! The Sizzling Rice Soup is the best I've ever had. I dine...More

Thank ScottyBWonderful
Reviewed March 25, 2010

I was pleasantly surprised at this Chinese restaurant in Champaign at a business complex. The small, but quaint restaurant is tucked between and hidden behind several other businesses and restuarants at the Village at the Crossing. Their General Tso's Chicken was some of the best...More

Thank GreatChefChampaign
Reviewed March 13, 2010

The food was exceptionally poor, though this may have been due to ordering delivery around 10:30 pm. All the same, they are opened for delivery until 1:30am on Fridays and Saturdays, thus poor food 3 hours before close is somewhat unacceptable. We had a large...More

1  Thank CU-Foody
Reviewed January 9, 2010

Honestly good Chinese food, and if you get take out, you'll get the reusable plastic containers. Remember to ask for chopsticks. This place is great! I like their pork dumplings, Moo Shu Pork is oh so nice. And the wanton soup is perfect for a...More

Thank brteagle
Reviewed March 15, 2009

The best Lo Mein I have had, they capture the classic "smokey" Lo Mein flavor. The fresh ingredients really stand out. The best Chinese food in town.

Thank I-am-Mustard
Reviewed August 10, 2008

Good food... Good portion... Good price... That's the best lunch and it will the only Chinese restaurant if I wanna eat Chinese food.

Thank LindSmith
Reviewed July 4, 2008

Shanghai 1938 is a small, nicely furnished Chinese restaurant just off Duncan and Windsor. The restaurant is kept clean and smells that way while dining there. I recently visited Shanghai 1938 and had the diet version of the Chicken and Broccolli and an order of...More

Thank AtlasShrugged1776
Reviewed June 26, 2008

nice quiet location. food tastes great but comes in relatively small portions

Thank jasonhe
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Delivery
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 49 East Green Street B, Champaign, Champaign-Urbana, IL 61822-7675
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Champaign-Urbana  >  Champaign
  • Phone Number: +1 217-351-8886
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