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Empire Asian Bistro

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3819 Union Depsoit Rd, Harrisburg, PA
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Saint Peters, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our meals. Had the seafood sizzler, spicy shrimp and lo-mien for entrees and a couple of sushi rolls and sashimi, dumplings and seaweed salad for appetizers. We all enjoyed and would go back if we are ever in the area

Thank Joseph K
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a late lunch with my wife. Surprised the small amount of people in the restaurant. My wife had the General Tso,s chicken. She liked it very much. I started with a California roll. Had Pad Thai for my main course. Clean restaurant. Pleasant service. Good food. We will be back.

Thank PhillyKarl
Newark, Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Come to this Resturant whenever I am in town for work. Always great food, a relaxing atmosphere, pleasant staff.

Thank katwoman347
Millsboro, Delaware
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Empire Asian Bistro is our go-to dining spot when we visit family in Harrisburg. The cuisine is varied, from conventional American Chinese choices, some Thai, and always fresh seafood. There seems to be a wide variety of sushi - but we are not fans of sushi, so can't offer views on that. The other dishes are very enjoyable, soups are... More 

Thank dndcoyne
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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63 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

The service was great and the atmosphere was inviting and clean but the food was nothing special. AVERAGE!!!!! Most likely won't visit again as I have a favorite Asian restaurant I go to. Tried this one as it was something different.

Thank Maria K
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2016

This place made me consider raising my standards for sit down Asian. They have really interesting menu options and creative presentation that makes this a "dining out" experience rather than just a place to get food. Cannot recommend strongly enough.

Thank David H
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152 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

Ordered the hibachi chicken and steak with the duck dish. Served cold and fatty undercooked duck. Tried to send back and waitress tried in broken English to convince us it might be the "coolness" of the dining room and ran away until she brought the check. Veggies not crisp and crunchy in a sauce. Used to be a special place... More 

Thank Edward B
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I went for lunch and their food is delicious. The atmosphere is clean and the food is fresh have tried something different each time I went and it was all delicious.

Thank J B
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111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2015 via mobile

Enjoyed an excellent Thai Beef Green Curry and Noodle and Chicken Dish with outstanding wonton soup and vegetable rolls. We're not Sushi people, but people seemed to be enjoying. Plenty to take home for next day. Pleasant service, though owner or manager hovers over wait staff sternly...a little uncomfortable. We were pleased, but he seemed perturbed.

Thank Edward B
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015 via mobile

First of all if your going to own a restaurant atleast taste the food that you make. the food here was bland and the sushi was blah. It's a nice scene with a large sushi bar area and we were sat pretty quickly. The service was sporadic at times and other times we had to wave them down. Hopefully it... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Chinese, Japanese, Asian, Sushi
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3819 Union Depsoit Rd, Harrisburg, PA
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Harrisburg
  • Phone Number: 717-558-9988

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?