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Shanghai Restaurant

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2002 W 6th Ave, Emporia, KS 66801-6463
+1 620-342-4888
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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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25 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

We had our food delivered to our hotel room. We ordered 4 egg rolls and received 1 packet of duck sauce. The food was good, but we would have been happier with more duck sauce.

Thank SallyLuvsLighthouses
Emporia, Kansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Good fresh and fast. I like the general tsos and the other half likes the cashew chicken. Best Chinese in emporia.

Thank 1kscouple
Emporia, Kansas
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016

I love Shanghai. The people are very friendly and the food is great. I like the sweet-and-sour chicken and their crab rangoon. The sauce is served on the side so you can put on whatever amount you want. You have a great selection of food to choose from, and it's always served to you fresh and hot. The price is... More 

Thank Charlene M
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14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

I never expect much from Chinese restaurants outside of New York, San Francisco or Boston - wow that sounds snotty! This was very good food in a small town in Kansas. The food was fresh, hkt perfectly cooked,and without s overabundance of sauce sometimes covering Chinese food. I would definitely eat there again

Thank pgr555
Wichita, Kansas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2016

We find ourselves driving through Emporia from time to time and we ran across the Shanghai recently. I get Mongolian Beef whenever I go Chinese and this is some of the best I've ever had. My wife's Chicken Chow Mein was terrific, too. We try to arrange to stop there whenever we're driving through.

Thank flin11
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36 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2015 via mobile

Nice place too go with family or spouse, they're not too busy good food. They're busiest during lunch time and almost always busy Friday and Saturday nights. I like to order general T'os chicken, combination fried rice and either empress shrimp. They do have daily specials you can order from.

Thank Soledad P
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64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2014 via mobile

This was the very first place I ate at when I first visited Emporia. It is our favorite place for Chinese. People are always friendly. Food is always good. Restaurant could use some updating but the cooks are very good. We never leave disappointed or hungry.

Thank Stanggirl66
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2014 via mobile

This was a pretty typical Asian buffet. May a slightly better selection than some, but nothing really extraordinary. One thing to note is the meal prices. The sign at the door said 4.99 lunch and 5.99 dinner, I was there at 4 pm and ended up getting charged 12.99.

Thank TwoGroomers
Argonia, Kansas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2014

Quiet and quick service. Your usual Chinese menu, but good portions and prompt service. Clean place. Not too busy because we went just past the usual lunch hour.

Thank LesASTau
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21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2012

...and with 4-5 options in such a small town, that's saying something. My husband and I a regulars. Our favorites: General Tso's chicken, the fried rice (still haven't found a place that beats it - even outside Emporia), the "diet delight" (not to be confused with double delight), and the crab rangoon. In fact, we like the food here so... More 

Thank katlover86

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2002 W 6th Ave, Emporia, KS 66801-6463
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Emporia
  • Phone Number: +1 620-342-4888

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?