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TAI Pei Chinese Restaurant

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Fox Chapel
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1124 Freeport Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15238-3104
412-781-4131
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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South Florida, Florida
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108 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Portions are well sized, especially take out, and ingredients of good quality. Under-spiced, which I learned is typical for Pittsburgh 'ethnic' restaurants. Service is snappy and friendly - menu is standard Chinese fare nothing outstanding. Prices are relatively high, $7 for six steamed dumplings, $15 - $19 for basic dinner selections (or 1 quart take out meals) everything a little... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

Got chicken cashew to go and was pleased with my choice. For $10, you get rice, an egg roll, and an entrée. I was full 3/4 of the way through and was happy to have leftovers. I enjoyed each item and was pleased with the quality and quantity. I would go back to try something else.

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Thank Tripping9900
Pittsburgh
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

The food is okay but never great. My husband likes it very much as he likes everything to taste the way it did ten years ago; no spices, kind of bland. The food appears to be made in advance as I have asked for variations on certain dishes and the kitchen cannot accommodate the request. The wonton soup is good... More 

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Thank vldavis
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2016 via mobile

This has been my Mom's and now my favorite Chinese food place. The quality is always high and the people are nice. I order from Grubhub or BeyondtheMenu and the delivery is always prompt and the woman polite! The sushi is incredible and i cant live without the crab rangoons or the lo mein!

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Thank demj420322
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

Taipei Chinese restaurant is situated at a nice location close to malls and shopping area on the Freeport Road. It has a stand-alone location and one can miss it while driving. There is ample parking there. Both exterior and the interior of the restaurant have been done well. There appeared to be a good footfall in the restaurant and overall... More 

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Greenville, South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2015

They have a very extensive menu. Everything on the menu is well made and very tasty. Not creative Chinese but very consistent. If you are looking for great basic Chinese this is the place. They serve Sushi as well. Though I did not have any I heard people saying how good it was. I go back every time I am... More 

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Pittsburgh
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015

I have eaten at Taipei several times, and regularly have takeaway food as well. The lunchtime specials offer good value, with both Cantonese and Sichuan-style dishes, and the spices are bolder than at many local Chinese restaurants. Their food hygiene has never seemed especially good, but I was disturbed to see that they have recently been cited for serious food... More 

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Greenville, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

My parents have been coming to this little gem for years. While the Chinese menu is typical and extensive they also offer fantastic Sushi. I ordered a Ahi and Pistachio Sushimi dish that was out of this world. My main course was Dragon and Phoenix, while others had shrimp in lobster sauce and duck along with a couple of soups.... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015 via mobile

Best sushi. Fresh, large rolls, wonderful ingredients. Service great andthey deliver locally! Price is higher than done neighboring sushi joints, but the food is worth it.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

ordered Currey Chicken and it was the best currey dish i have tasted since i left Bangkok in march..... the helpings are so large you could actually share..... but much better for a late nite snack... got there for happy hour and they had $2 domestic bottled beer

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30
Cuisine
Chinese, Sushi, Asian, Japanese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1124 Freeport Rd, Pittsburgh, PA 15238-3104
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Fox Chapel
  • Neighborhood: Fox Chapel
  • Phone Number: 412-781-4131

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