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Shang Hai Palace

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126 E Colorado Ave, Telluride, CO 81435
+1 970-728-0882
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Englewood, Colorado
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99 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 March 2016

Just what you'd expect from your local Chinese place. Large portions served fast by I'm guessing a family run restaurant. Very pleasant and nice staff.

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Thank ComiKeith
Mountain Village, Colorado
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102 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2016

I love the plum wine they'll make ya exactly what you expect order something extra so... Their rice is always perfect and you'll have some left over togo! for that skiing all day and you wake up at 1 am starving.,.. snack! You;ll be glad you did.

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Thank Leslieann111
Dallas,
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57 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2016

Nothing over the top ... your fairly traditional Chinese food restaurant but in downtown Telluride. The service was excellent and the food was above average. Price was also better than most restaurants in Telluride.

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Thank Beauwreck
Phoenix, Arizona
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2016

We went here with four adults on New Year's Day for a change of pace from the pizza, burgers, and chili while skiing. It is tucked in an old building, but has a bar and two-story seating. The menu is old-school - no Asian fusion here, but was plentiful and good. The service was fine, although the kitchen was a... More 

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Union City, Pennsylvania, United States
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2016

This is must do the food was very good and affordable and a very nice change of pace and a very relaxing experience

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Thank Timyaple
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2015

We needed a change of pace, and this hit the spot. Food came fast and was fresh and tasty. Nothing particularly special, but at the same quality level as other excellent food in Telluride.

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Thank Sean-Casey K
Boca Raton
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158 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2015 via mobile

Popped in with the family for lunch. Ordered off the lunch menu. Portions were great! Service was good . Food was fresh and tasty.

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Thank karen B
Denver, Colorado
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17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2015

We were struggling to find something in Telluride that was good and not too expensive, and this fit the bill. The food was excellent (especially the sweet and sour chicken). The place had a very nice atmosphere, and the staff was courteous and friendly. I'm not one who typically picks Chinese food, but I really enjoyed this place.

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Thank Craig923845
Tucson, AZ
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2015

We really enjoyed the hot and sour soup and egg rolls. Only down side was their "spicy" is not! Never a wait which was nice too!

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Thank BKOAZ
Curitiba, PR
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27 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2015 via mobile

The Shanghai Palace was a pleasant surprise. Good location, good service and excellent Chinese food. We went once at lunch time and once for dinner. The have a lunch special that includes egg drop soup, egg roll and a dish. At dinner you need to choose from the menu that offers an incredible selection of offers. We shared the dishes... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 126 E Colorado Ave, Telluride, CO 81435
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Telluride
  • Phone Number: +1 970-728-0882

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