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Empire Palace

147-149 Springfield Road, Chelmsford CM2 6JW, England
+44 1245 352568
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“ribs” (13 reviews)
“sesame toast” (2 reviews)
“duck” (4 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
147-149 Springfield Road, Chelmsford CM2 6JW, England
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Reviewed March 19, 2017

It wasn't good because we asked them for a table for five but they gave us a table for four and forks, spoons and chopsticks and walked of. Because of this we had to get another chair but it didn't fit and we asked for...More

1  Thank Sue M
Reviewed March 17, 2017 via mobile

We have got our food from here loads of time & loved it but tonight (17/3/17) we ordered at 19:15 and nothing here by 20:30. Called and the man said the driver was on the way. Got to 20:55 called again apparently the driver is...More

2  Thank Jessica T
Reviewed March 15, 2017

I hav been coming here occasionally for years and always have a good time. Lovely friendly staff and good value food. Brilliant spare ribs.

1  Thank Gillwel21
Reviewed February 20, 2017 via mobile

I used to go to this restaurant regularly 30+ year's ago. Wanted a late lunch & the only Chinese restaurant open all day was this one. After recognising the name we wanted to see if it had changed much (it hadn't). We had a set...More

1  Thank Patrick H
Reviewed February 8, 2017

This restaurant has been in business for very many years because it gets all the important things right. It is friendly and welcoming on your arrival. The food is fresh, hot and tasty and served efficiently. The menu is extensive; loads of choice and the...More

1  Thank Rubypie21
Reviewed January 17, 2017 via mobile

Travelled from Durham for a break away in Chelmsford and found this restaurant nearby. Very friendly and welcoming staff. Food quality of a high standard and at a good price. Very content and well fed.

Thank Cus2merAlwaysRight
Reviewed January 6, 2017

We've been visiting the Empire for over 25 years and not once have we experienced anything else than a superb evening or a top-notch Take Away. Tom and his staff are extremely professional and the food is always of the highest quality. I've sampled a...More

Thank stephendorrington
Reviewed December 9, 2016 via mobile

I used to go to this restaurant when I lived in Chelmsford but now I only get to visit now and again having moved south of the county. Recently visited with friends who always ask to return when we duffest a meal out. The food...More

Thank cybercop2267
Reviewed November 11, 2016

Popped in on a Wednesday evening. Generally the wrong end of town for me. I followed a friends recommendation and had the ribs to start as they are the best. Quite right they are. The main course was exceptionally good too. In summary excellent food...More

Thank Adam F
Reviewed October 19, 2016

I was using a more local take away for my Chinese food and was very happy with it. That was until a friend told me to try The Empire palace, i did not think that there would be any difference but I was wrong. It...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Kids, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 147-149 Springfield Road, Chelmsford CM2 6JW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Chelmsford
  • Phone Number: +44 1245 352568
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