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Empire Chinese Restaurant

1700 N Monroe St Ste 12, Tallahassee, FL 32303-0501
+1 850-222-5550
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good15%
  • Average33%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible10%
13 Feb 2017
14 Sep 2016
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Chinese, Asian
1700 N Monroe St Ste 12, Tallahassee, FL 32303-0501
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Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

This place used to be fantastic but last time food was warm at best and some things had been sitting for a while

Thank John H
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Nothing but great things to say about this place. Family operated and food is so tasty. They are always polite and food is prepared promptly,

Thank winelover128
Reviewed 16 August 2016

I had almost stopped eating Chinese food because my go-to places were losing ground. I was in this area of town and stopped in. Very pleasantly surprised with the cleanliness of the place and friendly staff. When I got to my destination and we opened...More

Thank 293peggyw
Reviewed 1 January 2016

First time trying this Chinese take out restaurant near the Publix at Lake Ella. It was surprisingly open on Christmas Day and the food was above average for take out. Definitely found a new Chinese takeout joint and worth the travel from our neighborhood north...More

Thank Aquaman70
Reviewed 17 September 2015

This typically small Chinese restaurant on Monroe is near Lake Ella, next to Publix. The service is extremely friendly and they are willing to make any changes/additions/deletions to whatever entree you order. Most people order takeout but there are a few tables and the seating...More

Thank Smiles4miles
Reviewed 26 March 2015

For cheap, americanized cantonese food this is pretty good. The price is high and meat dishes come with virtually no meat, but the msg and salt keep everything tasting good. This is a small, family owned place and if you insist on cheap takeout it...More

Thank LiveLifeAbroad
Reviewed 19 October 2014

This is the second time I ordered take-out from this restaurant. And each time I ordered 2 shrimp rolls with our meal. But, they only gave me one shrimp roll with my first order and I didn't bother complaining about it. But, they did it...More

Thank Mary Lynn M
Reviewed 16 September 2014

I saw a neighbor walking up to his front door with a bag of Empire food and asked about it. He said, " I just love Chinese- but I only get egg drop soup there." HHHMM. I live near the Empire Chinese Restaurant and was...More

Thank noworreez
Reviewed 19 December 2013

Two and a half stars would be best... I can't imagine anyone actually eating in this storefront restaurant as the bare tables and open kitchen are as uninviting as possible. But for take-out, the selection is large, the staff barely speaks English, leading you to...More

Thank foodieintally
Reviewed 30 September 2013

If you have never had good Chinese food, then you may like this place. Otherwise keep looking. Everything was below average.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$11
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Delivery, Seating
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1700 N Monroe St Ste 12, Tallahassee, FL 32303-0501
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Tallahassee
  • Phone Number: +1 850-222-5550
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