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Imperial Palace

36 Inglis Green Road, Edinburgh EH14 2ER, Scotland
+44 131 443 6898
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“dim sum” (83 reviews)
“dumplings” (13 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
36 Inglis Green Road, Edinburgh EH14 2ER, Scotland
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Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

Made a booking expecting the restaurant to be very busy on a Saturday in December, I was wrong. Place was empty, with lights up full and no atmosphere. The order was mixed up, food was very bland with a synthetic type sauce. Would not return...More

Thank Bellamorgan2
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

Booked a table for 10 we had to add 2 more it was no problem the food was quick to arrive from when we ordered it was excellent a would recommend the chicken schezwan it was so good we have been before and always liked...More

Thank Nick K
Reviewed 6 November 2017

This is a large restaurant situated above a Chinese supermarket. There's a 'slip road' from the main road which takes you into a private car park, where the supermarket is, and there's a set of stairs at the end of the car park which takes...More

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 2 November 2017

The Imperial Palace used to be the Dim Sum Restaurant for its Chinese clients in Edinburgh especially on Sunday. However recent experience showed that its standard has dropped and dim sum dishes are not as good as they are used to be. Rumour has it...More

Thank Peter N
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

The perfect evening from start to finish. Friendly attentative staff and all starters, main courses and deserts were hot and very tastie. Great value for money and well worth a visit.

Thank Philip C
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Having lived in Hong Kong for 14 years I have been spoiled for Chinese food, and am usually disappointed with Chinese restaurants. I have visited the Imperial Palace a couple of times and have enjoyed both visits. The restaurant is located above a Chinese supermarket...More

Thank Sean L
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Having dropped my son off at Edinburgh airport decided to do lunch in this eatery. A wonderful experience yet again. Friendly staff, excellent dim sum with an extensive Authentic Chinese menu. The staff couldn't have been more helpful. When we arrived not many people there...More

Thank Oldtime49
Reviewed 2 September 2017

If you like Chinese food you must try it! I went there with my family for dinner.The place is friendly and the meal was very tasty and they gave us huge portions. My son had a Hot and sour soup as a starter and chicken...More

Thank Eva K
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Really good food, we ordered far too much but had some amazing dim sum, really good char siu and some unusual but tasty stuff like chicken feet. Food arrives as it's cooked but this wasn't a problem for us. They give you take away containers...More

Thank bifflet
Reviewed 27 August 2017

I went to imperial palace for a takeaway meal for the first time for myself and grandchildren. The dishes we received were lukewarm and I was a little worried about that, We live only 10 minutes from restaurant by car so I expected it to...More

Thank lynnbeth6
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9 September 2017|
Response from Eva K | Reviewed this property |
Hi. They do only take away meals.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 Inglis Green Road, Edinburgh EH14 2ER, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 443 6898
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