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Lai Lai Garden

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1144 Dekalb Pike, Blue Bell, PA 19422-1814
+1 610-277-5988
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11:30 - 21:30
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Sun 11:30 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 16:30 - 22:30
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 15:00
Fri - Sat 16:30 - 23:00
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Doylestown, Pennsylvania
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55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for my husband's birthday on a Monday. We were given the private room without asking for it; there were 4 of us in the family. I had creamed shrimp...wonderful...and many of the dishes eaten, like noodle dishes, were usual ones like Lo Mein, but exemplary in their preparation. I have read other reviews stating that the service was slow...not... More 

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Thank Alana C
phila
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182 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went for dinner with family Christmas Day. The restaurant was packed at 6:30, wait wasn't that long with reservation,we were seated in banquet room. Wasn't as nice a sitting in dining room. They seemed under staffed. Soup was cold. Told they don't serve fried noodles. Entrees were just ok. Duck was all fat. I would hope that they just couldn't... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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79 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Lai Lai Garden restaurant came highly recommended by a friend and we were pleasantly surprised. The food, atmosphere and service were all five star and should I be back in the area again, I would make sure I return to this restaurant. Ours was a party of three - one chose Mongolian lamb, one chose shimp with mixed vegetables... More 

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Thank Hardshell65
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Been coming here for 18 years. Used to be the best fancy Chinese Restaurant around. This last visit was very disappointing. The wine tasted watered down. Server forgot soup for 93y/o MIL. Meat in Dim sum was old. Plating was not what it used to be. Portions smaller!

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Thank Chris C
Norristown, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

Had not been to Lai Lai Garden in many years and, to be honest ,had forgotten about it. Although we eat at a lot of Asian Restaurants this one fell off the radar screen. Well it is BACK ON! This place rocked! The sushi was outstanding..the service was friendly, helpful and gracious. THere were 6 of us and had a... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Always a very good meal with the freshest sushi and unique rolls!! Staff is always friendly, although sometimes talking a bit too much, while you are trying to have a quiet dinner. Full liquor license is a big plus and the owner super nice!!

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Audubon, Pennsylvania
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78 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

Soup, spring roll, main course (a little smaller than normal dinner size), dessert, tea or coffee is $13.95 plus tax and tip. YOU MUST ORDER BEFORE 6:00 PM To get all these courses. For example: Jumbo Honey Walnut Shrimp (You get 5 large shrimp instead of 8 large shrimp). Just an FYI for those who are looking for a bargain.

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Valley Forge, Pennsylvania
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245 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

Retuning twice since 2015 once dining in at the behest of friends and once takeout in a pinch. This is a lovely venue with ample parking serving the worse Chinese/American food I have EVER had. Service is not good and the food is worse. One could choose almost any Chinese restaurant anywhere and get food as good or better. To... More 

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Skippack, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016

Have been there many times and the food is always very good. By far the best Chinese restaurant in the area - with a full bar too!! Ask for the "other" menu for a lot more interesting choices.

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Thank johnnotkathi
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015

Yes we went in to seat 5. He looked around for available table. He snapped his fingers at us to get our attention. I ask him "Did you just snap your fingers at me?" He said I was trying to get your attention, he didnt want to yell across the room. You can tell he has not been in the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:30
Monday
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 22:30
Thursday
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 22:30
Friday
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1144 Dekalb Pike, Blue Bell, PA 19422-1814
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Blue Bell
  • Phone Number: +1 610-277-5988

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?