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Royal China Restaurant

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600 Veterans Memorial Blvd, Metairie, LA 70005-2937
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
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Sun - Fri 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

This is small but very well run place. The food seems to be cooked to order so it may be a little slow but nothing too silly. The prices are reasonable and food is great.

Thank bfleb433
New Orleans, Louisiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016

Had a very nice dinner tonight at the Royal China on Vets in Metairie -- good good sized platters -- real tasty choices -- sometimes lacking attention to detail of the basics. Not a real biggie but keeps it from a 5. Would go back cuz we enjoyed.

Thank Stew S
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26 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

I came here based on the reviews. The food was good and all of the portions were large. My husband and I had house fried rice, which we had to take half with us because of the portion size. The shrimp roll was full of shrimp and nothing else was in it - but I didn't mind since the shrimp... More 

Thank LilShortRib
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8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 24, 2016

Royal China has been in business for over 30 years. It is closed on Mondays. Lunch menu $9.45 or buffet $10.00. Dinner regular menu. Best shrimp fried rice in town. Like hot and sour soup? This is the place. Have a dim sum menu. I eat there once a month and have never had a bad meal. Lunch is very... More 

Thank Earleen B
London, United Kingdom
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27 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 19, 2016

Ordered a take away... food was ready on-time and the portions were very reasonable. The sesame toast shrimp was excellent and the spring rolls even better! Fried chicken rice was also tasty. A good meal.m

Thank Brian B
Carson City, Nevada
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297 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 22, 2015

I have had Chinese in China, Japan, Europe the US and around the globe. This is one of the best and better than most in Hong Kong or Taiwan. Everything was outstanding. The portion were large and more than enough for two. The fried rice was wonderful and expect to take enough left overs for another meal. Everyone was extremely... More 

Thank Mirgons
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 22, 2015 via mobile

Goodness, but Royal China Restaurant was outstanding! The service was very good, all of the staff was warm, friendly & efficient. We ordered way too much food--moo soo shrimp, Szechuan shrimp & chicken fried rice--each dish was large, but better yet, each was delicious!

Thank shnola
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2015

Love the food here; not much on atmosphere, but never disappointed with the delicious food; enjoyable family-style dining

Thank covingtonLouisiana
Kenner, Louisiana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 22, 2015

One of the little secret places for Chinese Food in metro are of Metairie, La. This was one of Harry Lee's (local sheriff now deceased) favorite spots as well as several local news TV celebrities. Some of my favorite items here are: the shrimp fried rice, bbq pork ribs, marinated beef short ribs and the Hawaiian Delight. The latter is... More 

Thank Jerry L
New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 1, 2015

I have eaten here about three times now. I have not gotten anything bad yet. best fried rice in the city. egg rolls and dumplings are great too.

Thank lukesgirl

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 600 Veterans Memorial Blvd, Metairie, LA 70005-2937
  • Location: United States  >  Louisiana (LA)  >  Metairie
  • Phone Number: 504-831-9633

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?