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Encore Cafe

1007 Massachusetts St, Lawrence, KS 66044-2923
+1 785-856-3682
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
11:30 - 22:30All hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
1007 Massachusetts St, Lawrence, KS 66044-2923
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Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

I am appalled by the attitude of management to customers. I received the wrong order for take out. When I called I was passed from person to person and told at every point that I must have switched the dish with my fiends ( I...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent food. For vegetarians great too. We love to go here. Good wines, beers and drinks and of course the food is fantastic. Service is great.

Thank WillyA123
Reviewed 23 April 2017

I'd heard wonderful things about this restaurant and it proved to be true. My all time favorite is always Pad Thai and their's was spot on. Huge portion at lunch - took more than half home. Their serving containers at lunch very ingenious! I will...More

Thank lesare2017
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

My husband and I read reviews carefully before choosing the Encore Cafe and they guided us well. On a Saturday night there was a 15-20 minute wait but we had a drink at the bar and the time passed quickly. The wait staff was very...More

1  Thank Freebirds2
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

I'd had Encore to go a couple times as it's a favorite of our friends. Finally had a chance to sit down at the restaurant. Delicious and flavorful. Ample portions. Numerous options. The wonton soup and dumplings were fantastic although the greenery does dominate the...More

Thank larehare
Reviewed 6 January 2017

If your in the mood for Chinese and you want really good food then Encore Cafe is your place. The place is clean, the staff are friendly and the food is always fresh and hot.

1  Thank MsD4U
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We go here whenever we visit our friends. This place has the best Chinese food around. Price is reasonable. They have excellent and friendly wait staff as well.

1  Thank Shufesco
Reviewed 29 December 2016

This is my third time eating at Encore. Once again the food and service were top notch. Although this is Chinese food it is not the buffet or fast food take-out type of Chinese so many people think of in the US.

1  Thank Chuck H
Reviewed 23 November 2016

The food was absolutely amazing. I had the Teriyaki bowl and the portion was generous and the meet was tender and delicious. The wait stuff was fun to interact with. That said the bar service was HORRIBLE! We were with friends who had gone before...More

Thank Cowboy_Zeke
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Have tried many restaurants in Lawrence but first time to the Encore Cafe. It was fantastic and can't wait to go back! We had a short 15-20 min wait on a Friday evening, so that was nice -- grabbed seats at the bar to drink...More

1  Thank Rich_Holden
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
So Encore is open again after their fire late last fall ??
20 February 2017|
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Response from Chuck H | Reviewed this property |
I saw that it was open yesterday when we walked by.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1007 Massachusetts St, Lawrence, KS 66044-2923
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Lawrence
  • Phone Number: +1 785-856-3682
  • E-mail
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