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126 E Colorado Ave, Telluride, CO 81435
+1 970-728-0882
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 January 2017

One of the only, if not the only, Chinese food restaurants in Telluride. However the food is outstanding. My fiance and I eat there at least twice while visiting Telluride. And you should, too!

Thank Erin E
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Lunch was great. Large servings..........staff was great. The idea of a Chinese food in Colorado was weird but cool. The chicken and broc was super.

Thank Rodlyle
Dallas, Texas
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 24 December 2016

We have frequented Shanghai Palace over the last few years on our trips to Telluride but will likely not return after our last experience. We heard they had new owners and the dishes we all used to love are pretty average now. We also were disappointed in the service. We saw lots of take-out orders going out the door- but... More 

Thank harperhouse5
New York City, New York
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 December 2016

After almost a week of burgers, pizzas and sandwiches, my family and I were looking for something different on our last night in Telluride. Due to the large number of people, we decided to order takeout with Shang Hai Palace. The young woman who put together our order was very helpful and gave us plenty of chopsticks and hot sauce.... More 

Thank OutToLunch925
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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35 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Fast friendly service and yummy food ! We had the chicken and almonds, fried rice, lomein , pot stickers everything was very good. We went early for dinner by the time we left there was a long line of people waiting to sit down on a weeknight .Would go again!

Thank momonthego75
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 10 October 2016

I am a Telluride local, and when I want take out comfort food. I call, it's ready in 20 mins and I always get a great meal.

Thank Karen M
Level Contributor
15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

If tired of burgers and pizza this is a good stop. The service and ambiance are great. The food is avg to slightly above average.

Thank jdc00c
Telluride, Colorado
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53 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2016

This place has been in town for a long time and they are very consistent. It's great having an option for food that doesn't have a bun on it!

Thank Paul Z
Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
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101 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016

We had lunch here twice during our stay in Telluride. The portions are good for lunch, and the dishes include egg roll and soup. The wait staff is very friendly and efficient. The food is very tasteful and fresh. If you like Chinese- go here!

Thank barbara e
Berthoud, Colorado
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016

We stopped in for lunch and had some of the most delicious Chinese food that we've ever had! If we lived closer we could easily go here every day. Stop in, it's definitely worth it!

Thank TracyLCWS

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 126 E Colorado Ave, Telluride, CO 81435
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Telluride
  • Phone Number: +1 970-728-0882

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?