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Imperial Palace

36 Inglis Green Road, Edinburgh EH14 2ER, Scotland
+44 131 443 6898
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“dim sum” (81 reviews)
“dumplings” (12 reviews)
“cheung fun” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
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36 Inglis Green Road, Edinburgh EH14 2ER, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 days ago 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 5 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Staff very friendly and coped well under pressure of several guests (we were in a party of around 50 with others also there), but a warning that portions are pretty big!

Thank drendall14
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We have been here several times over the years and it is not the restaurant it was. We phoned early Sat evening to make a reservation for later that evening, when we arrived they had not recorded our booking, I know now why, the restaurant...More

2  Thank annmarv2016
Reviewed 30 July 2017

The restaurant continues to offer good quality Chinese Food not westernized artificial flavoured junk. Many non standard dishes. Service is good, staff are helpful, warm and welcoming. Premises are large but can be fairly intimate. Well worth a visit to what must be the best...More

Thank James D
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

It must be noted before I begin this review is that the food was wonderful. Very tasty and just generally more authentic than the muck served at other establishments. The four star rating is because of the food only as we arrived at the restaurant...More

Thank Ragtag123
Reviewed 29 July 2017

the imperial palace is my second favourite chinese restaurant in edinburgh the food is very good. plus situated below is a chinese supermarket with all the goods you could need to make your own meal.

Thank frank1e
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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, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
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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