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Empress of China Restaurant

East Louisville
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2249 Hikes Ln, Louisville, KY 40218-2203
+1 502-451-2500
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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Reviewed 18 July 2014 via mobile

I went in for a late lunch and after looking off the extensive menu and suggestion from the waitress. I decided on the Hunan Chicken. Its spiciness was just right, I love hot and spicy foods. There was abundant of food. Generally I don't like a lot if vegetables but however they cook them, it made them very good, I... More 

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louisville, kentucky
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2013

I had high hopes for this restaurant, particularly since their Facebook page billed them as the 'New' Empress of China. I ordered a carry out on Friday around 6 pm and the two tables with diners should have been my first clue. Undaunted, I ordered Yangzhou Fried Rice and Mandarin Barbeque Beef Ribs to go. The Fried Rice looked absolutely... More 

Thank aleschel
Atlanta, Georgia
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105 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2013

Has an extensive menu will all the traditional dishes. Service is fast and competent. The young ladies who seem to run the place are engaging. Good for dine-in or take-out.

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Louisville, Kentucky
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37 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2010

When we wanted really good chinese food, there was only one place we went...Empress of China...sadly it is no longer special. Including us, there were only 2 other parties...which was the first thing we noticed. "Wonder why there is no-one here?" we said to each other. We ordered fish, and got calimari. They have lost their liquor license, so the... More 

1 Thank MrsFoodieLouisville
Louisville, KY
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2008

The empress of China is among my favorite Chinese restaurants in the Louisville area, or anywhere for that matter. The food is always prepared fresh with an interesting array of meats vegitables and seafood. The quality is way above what you get from a traditional buffet or takeout place. Lunch is one of my favorite meals here. Six or seven... More 

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Reviewed 29 November 2007

Best crab rangoon

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    1.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2249 Hikes Ln, Louisville, KY 40218-2203
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Louisville>  > East Louisville
  • Neighbourhood: East Louisville
  • Phone Number: +1 502-451-2500

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?