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China Palace

625 S Blackhawk Blvd, Rockton, IL 61072-2909
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good41%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
19 Jul 2017
“Never a bad meal”
26 Apr 2017
“Outstanding Chinese Restaurant”
Closed Now
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
625 S Blackhawk Blvd, Rockton, IL 61072-2909
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

As usual, the drinks and food were super. After going there for thirty five plus years, Tony has the same great food that he prepared for us decades ago. Also, no watered down drinks.

1  Thank David K
Reviewed 27 April 2017

It has been a while since we have eaten here, I don't know why we stay away so long. The food is very good, They have a nice menu selection and a very good bar. This is not a chain restaurant but owned by a...More

1  Thank Rich R
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

I have been going here since I was a kid. Great memories. Good food, atmosphere, service and drinks. Very family friendly. Great place to take the whole family for a special event. We

1  Thank belinda d
Reviewed 25 June 2016

As old customers of the China Palace we were very disappointed by the poor service and really bad food we had on our last visit. We had ordered three of the most expensive items on the menu: Sizziling seafood rice, four seasons almond ding and...More

Thank TomiH459
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

This place has beautiful wood work and stained glass. The food is very very good. They make the best mai tai I have ever had. Great atmosphere for a date night dinner.

1  Thank jeeplas
Reviewed 16 March 2016

China Palace was one of the best Chinese Restaurants in the area, today everything pretty much tastes the same and meat tastes reheated.

Thank Steve N
Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

The China Palace has been around a long time with roots back with the wagon wheel resort. The inside decor is dark and kind of old but still very nostalgic. The food, fabulous, always! We get one of the family dinners to share. You just...More

1  Thank Toni B
Reviewed 1 July 2015 via mobile

I have travelled all over eating Chinese cuisine and this has to be the worst dining experience I have had so far. Mongolian beef was runny but the fried wontons were pretty good. Haven't been back. I am really picky so someone else might like...More

Thank Lewis T
Reviewed 20 May 2015

this place has been here for years, was part of the old Wagon Wheel Resort, they now serve some of the best Chinese food in this area, the portions are good size and the bar makes a very good drink, we have been going here...More

1  Thank Rich R
Reviewed 19 February 2015

Tony and his staff have provided consistently well-prepared meals for us for years. We love their egg rolls and soups. One of my favorites is mou shu pork. Love the vegetable assortment the various dishes.

1  Thank Louis M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 625 S Blackhawk Blvd, Rockton, IL 61072-2909
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Rockton
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