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3610 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville, FL 32608-2413
+1 352-372-7977
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Frederick, Maryland
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288 reviews
234 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 April 2016

We had lunch at this Panda Express and I had the mixed vegetables and chicken teriyaki, and a chicken egg roll. The egg rolls are usually very flavorful but this one was kind of blah. Doesn't make sense as this is a chain. Otherwise the veggies and chicken were delicious!!! Great place to stop for quick lunch!

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Thank crocuslover
destin,fl
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34 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 November 2015

The restaurant was out of the side that I wanted so I just downsized. They must of had a big rush before we got there! Anyhow while my husband and I were eating our food they brought over the side that I originally wanted. Nice staff!! Very Accommodating. We would definitely eat here again.

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Thank shrimpchic
South Florida, Florida
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299 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Located on busy section of street, has roomy, well lit dining area. Clear signage of whether to go right or left when you come in would be helpful as you find your way to counter to place order. Prices reasonable at this chain restaurant and brown rice is now available as a choice instead of fried rice, steamed veggies or... More 

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Lake City
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41 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2015

We have eaten at panda express many times. This time I got the shrimp and a chicken dish. The dish was very bland. When I asked for salt we were told the restaurant was out of salt, so other than adding some sauces, we were disappointed.

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Thank grandmabobbi
Gainesville
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66 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2015

I don't know what they use to cook with but for me the taste isn't pleasant. The food always seems to have an oily after taste! I have tried it more then once and at a different location....Not something I will ever try again.

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Thank ems4you
Paris, France
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157 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2014

This restaurant is very large and clean. The food is displayed nicely. There is plenty of dining space. We always have the orange chicken. It was good, as usual. The day we visited, the counter staff appeared to be sharing some great story or joke on their headphones. The guy that waited on us, while very nice, was totally not... More 

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Florida
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140 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2014

Fresh green beans, excellent chicken, friendly service and the place is spotless!! Can't go wrong. We ate here 2 times in one week while staying in the area. Nice selection for quick serv, good value for a fresh hot lunch.

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Thank CRGNY94
Gainesville, FL
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349 reviews
245 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2014 via mobile

Every visit to Panda Express is consistent. Good food, adequate portions with no waste and the food tastes fresh. My favorite is a bowl of black pepper chicken with chow mein. It's cool how you can choose your side: noodles, white rice, brown rice or mixed vegetables. Dishes are pretty heavy on the salt.

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Thank JFGainesville
Gainesville, Florida
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203 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2014

Overpriced mediocre food. Went for lunch and was very disappointed. Food was not tasty. Love good ?Chinese food but this was not it!

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Thank KBM212
Lake City, Florida
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30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 June 2014

This place was pretty good when it first opened, but it has fallen to the same trap that most huge chains fall into: bland food that has been neglected too long and dries out, or just tastes like frozen, warmed over stuff you get anywhere else. Some of the items aren't bad, but there is a small, genuine Chinese restaurant... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese
Meals
Lunch
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3610 SW Archer Rd, Gainesville, FL 32608-2413
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Gainesville
  • Phone Number: +1 352-372-7977

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?