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The Oriental

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Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
Chinese, Asian, Thai
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery, Table Service
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Reviewed December 13, 2018

This is our second visit to the Oriental Pan Asian Restaurant in Englishtown, NJ. This time was close to the Christmas holiday. We booked reservations for six people at 4PM on a Sunday night. When we arrived, we found the main dining area was completely...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank W8LT3R
Reviewed July 15, 2018

We live in the area and have visited The Oriental several times. Although the food was hot and well prepared and tasty, the server brought out the appetizers followed with the main dishes before we had even finished. They removed the spare rib my wife...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Rob W
Reviewed June 10, 2018

We were craving Chinese food when we stumbled upon The Oriental Pan Asian restaurant. At first, the nondescript exterior almost made us leave. It's a good thing we didn't because as it turned out, the food here is better than most in the area or...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank luv2trvl09NY
Reviewed May 17, 2018

food is excellent even special no sodium diet requirements we come from Manchester and Toms River and its worth the trip Just be advised Sat. night very busy and a longer wait.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Carolyn E
Reviewed January 30, 2018

I will say, by and large, the food is good. But customer service? Three is the charm, and three consecutive bad experiences mean I strongly doubt I will return. On the lunch menu was a dish with bitter melon. I love bitter melon (perhaps an...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Philip M
Reviewed January 6, 2018 via mobile

We come from over an hour away for their food , friendly staff and atmosphere. Hard to pick a favorite dish as everything I have tried has been great. Very attentive to food allergies and I would highly recommend.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank xtreme9590
Reviewed January 6, 2018

My family and I have been enjoying this restaurant since it opened, so this review is long overdue. Delicious food, friendly staff and lovely decor. Each time we go, we like to try different dishes, and have yet to be disappointed. The firecraker shrimp, General...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Ter S
Reviewed January 3, 2018

Very busy restaurant. Reservations recommended. Well above the typical Asian food restaurant in terms of food quality.The fried dumplings and the “Oriental” fried rice are especially good.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank rnldarl2016
Reviewed January 1, 2018

Although I've reviewed this wonderful little place before, reviewing again because our last visit was so good, I felt compelled to comment. The waiter we insist on eating with is "George" he's used to ordering for us, always offering up his favorites from the kitchen...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank garryo8893
Reviewed January 1, 2018

We had reservations that were made last August and acknowledged as the first they received. When we arrived at 7:15 for our 7:30 New Year's Eve dinner we were told to wait until the party sitting at the table assigned for us left and that...More

Date of visit: December 2017
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