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Christina's Empress of China

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429 Wall Blvd Ste 8, Gretna, LA 70056-7771
(504) 392-3939
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Mississippi
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66 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Whenever we visit my family on the Westbank, we have to stop here. I haven't found one good Chinese restaurant worth reviewing in Mississippi, so I always look forward to stopping here. This is the only place that makes Mandarin chicken with FRESH chicken and not frozen battered chicken pieces. The vegetables are crisp and not overdone. The sauces are... More 

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Birmingham, Alabama
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

I was served a generous potion of shrimp lo mein. The service was fast and courteous. The food was delious. The only thing I would change are the noodles. The were very thin like angel hair. I prefer a larger noodle.

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everywhere
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Husband & I stopped for early dinner. Ordered fried dumplings, egg rolls, triple delight and chicken fried rice. Really disappointed. Dumplings fried nice on outside, but no flavor inside. Same with egg rolls, no crispy veggies inside or flavor. The triple delight wasn't. Pork over cooked, tiny shrimp under cooked. Sauce had absolutely no flavor. Even putting soy sauce on... More 

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New Orleans
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24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Better than average food and very large portions. Most dishes could feed two people. Nicely decorated.

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New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
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26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014 via mobile

We have not been to this restaurant in a year because we are trying to visit various cuisines in the city. We were seated promptly and greeted by our waitress. We ordered 3 entrees to share, Shrimp with lobster sauce, shrimp/chicken/beef lo mein and "garlic delight". The dinner was served in 15 minutes and the portions were large. The food... More 

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Burlington, Kentucky
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195 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Have been to this restaurant about 30 times over the past 15 years or so. My last visit I felt that the food has been deteriorating. We were seated pretty quickly on a busy Saturday night. Ordered 4 entrees. Had egg rolls as appetizer. They were crispy on the outside but soft and chewy and almost raw on the inside.... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014 via mobile

This used to be my favorite Westbank Chinese restaurant for years. Yesterday I bought a dinner plate, General's shrimp with an extra egg role. THERE WAS A FLY COOKED INSIDE THE EGG ROLE!!! I was so grossed out. I called them and they wanted me to bring it back to prove it, and offered me another meal! REALLY??

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Thank A. L
New Orleans, Louisiana
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45 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013 via mobile

There's a reason this place is a favorite. The food is great. Serving portion is liberal (you'll take some home. Good to split). Staff is friendly. Clean. Local favorite. When we want Chinese food we go no where else. I'd put this food up against any in NOLA.

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Thank dewmaniii
Arabi, Louisiana
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164 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2012

I have been here many times after rounds of Golf at the nearby Stonebridge Country Club. This place has the best chinese food in the area in my opinion. If you love chinese then don't skip out on the Empress of China!

Review collected in partnership with Wyndham Hotel Group

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Thank Garth3232
Burlington, Kentucky
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195 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2012

This places is my favorite chinese restaurant. We had a large party but was seated in a reasonable amount of time. Waitress was there immediately. Food followed promptly piping hot. Delicious as usual. From large egg rolls to the yummy sesame chicken to the pepper steak and everything in between was awesome. Place is tastefully decorated. Will go again soon.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 429 Wall Blvd Ste 8, Gretna, LA 70056-7771
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Gretna
  • Phone Number: (504) 392-3939

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