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Forbidden City Restaurant

1100 Eichelberger St Ste 912, Hanover, PA 17331-5206
+1 717-630-8828
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
2 Oct 2018
“Best in town”
29 Sep 2017
“Delicious Chinese food !”
Open Now
11:00 am - 9:30 pm Hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
1100 Eichelberger St Ste 912, Hanover, PA 17331-5206
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

In Hanover, it's the best in town. Consistent quality every time. Best won ton soup anywhere and I also enjoyed the egg drop soup. Kids love beef sticks. Wish they delivered.

Thank Hanoverstation
Reviewed 30 September 2017

We always have the buffet and everything is delicious and hot and fresh ! The staff is very friendly and keep your drinks full ! Our children and grandchildren love it also !

Thank barbarawelsh12
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Forbidden City is in a little strip mall by Hanover Mall. They put out a buffet at certain times but they are not a buffet restaurant. They do alot of carryout business so if you come here to eat and the place is empty do...More

2  Thank paymeami2
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Nice buffet with a high turnover of food. Nothing sits out for long. The buffet is only for 3.5 hours so the normal concerns of buffets are not here. There are about 8 entrees and everything is freshly made. Dip of neoopolitan ice cream came...More

1  Thank Henry M
Reviewed 3 November 2016

We really enjoy Forbidden City's good food as well as their fast & friendly service. Eat in or take out, we've never been disappointed.

1  Thank BASA78
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Concistent and by far the best Chinese restaurant in Hanover. Hot and sour soup is the best, as is the sizzling rice soup...great texture. They'll cook things to accomodate plant based diets and I've never had a bad dish. I personally don't like the buffet...you...More

Thank judymorris1
Reviewed 21 March 2016

I've been to quite a few Chinese restaurants and this one was just fair. From a 1 to 10, I'd rate it a 5 being average. We opted for the buffet. They had an area for Sushi but there was none (and I was in...More

Thank dextersadventures
Reviewed 9 March 2016

I meet a friend for lunch at Forbidden city every month and I am never dissatisfied. There is plenty to eat and the prices are great. I have not tried the buffet but it looks like a great selection at a reasonable price. The service...More

Thank Steven R
Reviewed 19 February 2016

It is difficult for me to write a review because I am overcome by the desire to leave the keyboard, get into our car and race over to Forbidden City to chow down! My wife and I have enjoyed the carefully prepared food and terrific...More

Reviewed 20 January 2016

It is in a strip shopping center, next to an antique mall (maybe a good date day), but not the kind of chinese to-go place with a few plastic booths and the standard template photos of 10 dishes lit up behind the register. You can...More

1  Thank Barbi S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1100 Eichelberger St Ste 912, Hanover, PA 17331-5206
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Hanover
  • Phone Number: +1 717-630-8828
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