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Fortune Palace II

99 Main St, Essex, MA 01929-1305
+1 978-768-3839
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Overview
  • Excellent21%
  • Very good27%
  • Average31%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“brown rice” (2 reviews)
“spring rolls” (2 reviews)
“north shore” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
99 Main St, Essex, MA 01929-1305
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Reviewed 20 August 2017

I ate here recently for the first time in two years with about 15 members of my extended family and everybody loved it. I got my favorite dish, the moo-shi vegetable and sampled many of my other family members' dishes and I loved them all....More

Thank sleeper61
Reviewed 20 August 2017

This place used to be great and a few years ago one of the partners left. Things have been going down-hill ever since. Go to Mikado in Beverly for great Chinese and sushi.

Thank misterclean6
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Decent Chinese food and surprisingly lovely marsh views. Sorry that they were unable to find someone to take over the restaurant at the current owner's retirement.

1  Thank Arlgray
Reviewed 22 April 2017

We have always been fans for Fortune Palace. The original one use to be in Peabody center and then they just maintained the Essex one. The owner is always pleasant and the food is consistently great and affordable. The restaurant could use a little sprucing...More

Thank Sara B
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

After reading some of the reviews, I was reluctant to eat here. However, a long time friend picked it as a convenient to meet. The restaurant has two sides-a sushi bar to the right and a restaurant to the left. The bar was quite busy;...More

Thank TLM1940
Reviewed 6 January 2017

This place has decent food. We recently visited and had the spicy shrimp and vegetables, which also includes peanuts, and a side of brown rice. All cooked well. We also had the spring rolls (greasy) and since they also offer Japanese fare, we shared a...More

Thank Triplover31
Reviewed 7 December 2016

We know a couple who says this is their favorite restaurant in Essex. We ate here once, couldn't finish the meal, took the leftovers home and eventually threw them out. Chacun à son goût.

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 7 December 2016

This is a typical Chinese restaurant located on the Essex Causeway there is a restaurant section, Bar section and a small function room Quality has come down since it first opened but is still worth the trip

Thank bubbia1
Reviewed 15 November 2016

bringing over Chinese food for a friend & family -- broke his leg // ordered about $100 Chix teriyaki & boness ribs weredried out and probably a week old. Other appies -- ehh. Main dishes were full of sauce // not much chix/pork/beef No other...More

Thank Phillip G
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch as we do not eat seafood. We were absolutely surprised at how incredibly delicious the food was. The atmosphere inside is just so so. but the views of the ocean were absolutely incredible. And their fried rice is awesome.

Thank JoshTheTravelGuy
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 99 Main St, Essex, MA 01929-1305
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cape Ann  >  Essex
  • Phone Number: +1 978-768-3839
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