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new china palace

123 Central Ave, Oak Ridge, TN 37830-6905
+1 865-482-3323
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“lunch” (8 reviews)
“fried rice” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM Hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
123 Central Ave, Oak Ridge, TN 37830-6905
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Reviewed January 6, 2018

The beef was tender and not the least bit chewy and that is rare, the flavor was great! High quality beef. We have had dinner here multiple times and it has been very consistent.

Thank Dustin W
Reviewed October 23, 2017 via mobile

This place is in a sketchy location, the food is horrible and the service at best, is o.k. . If this restaurant is rated number one in Oak Ridge Tennessee in that TripAdvisor community as far as Chinese food... then there must not be any...More

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Reviewed August 25, 2017

The restaurant was almost empty at 5 pm when we arrived, but was very busy when we left an hour later. They offer a diverse menu including beef, chicken, pork, shrimp, vegetarian, and even tofu, along with multiple choices of accompaniments like broccoli, snow peas,...More

Thank Bryan L
Reviewed June 3, 2017 via mobile

Ordered the General Tso's chicken. Sauce had good spice/sweet blend, but the chicken's breading had that artificial texture to it. The dish would have been better with a bit of broccoli mixed in, like I've seen at other places. Also had single order of wonton...More

Thank deBo739
Reviewed May 17, 2017

We went here hoping to finally find a decent restaurant that wasn't a chain or "cheap eats". I am glad we did and it was better than average. The staff were friendly and attentive. The food was good for the price.

Thank Randy C
Reviewed May 16, 2017

Great food Great service, that's what we all look for in a restaurant. The hot and sour soup and the cashew chicken was very good. We went at lunch for business, everyone bragged on the food.

Thank Karla H
Reviewed May 11, 2017

I was there about a month ago, and am going out of my way today to go back for lunch...that's how good it was. The entrees are fresh and tasty. Wait staff was awesome too.

Thank grantc2013
Reviewed March 11, 2017 via mobile

Fresh is important. Tasty love hot and sour soup! Friendly workers too! They also have a drive through window

Thank Carmen J
Reviewed March 3, 2017 via mobile

Like SWRestaurants, Oak Ridge has lots of Asian restaurants to chose from. Most are all equal except a few rotten apples. new China no longer has the serene view of the lake (about2 years) but they do have the only shrimp toast in town! Consistency...More

Thank soundtrvl
Reviewed January 18, 2017 via mobile

My family has frequented ChIna Palace for years. One of our favorite restaurants for Sunday lunch. Good food, generous portions, reasonably priced. They have an extensive menu, great egg rolls and clean pleasant atmosphere in the dining room. You can also call ahead and order...More

Thank Joy R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $23
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 8:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 123 Central Ave, Oak Ridge, TN 37830-6905
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Oak Ridge
  • Phone Number: +1 865-482-3323
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