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145 E 1300 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84115-5482
+1 801-322-1841
11:00 - 21:30
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Sun 12:30 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri 12:00 - 22:00
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Park City, Utah
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108 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to Shanghai Cafe for the birthday of a friend. There were about 18 of us and the staff was very accommodating with us all. Unfortunately, the food was really just okay. From the vegetarian to the non-vegetarian options everything lacked flavor. The pork in the soup tasted old and the chicken fried rice had only trace amounts of... More 

Thank Aglaure
Level Contributor
12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They serve great Pho! This place is so awesome! Wonderful seafood plates! Excellent vegetarian menu with the greatest tofu meat! I have to eat here whenever I am in town!

Thank Hal M
Salt Lake City, United States
Level Contributor
23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Love the food here. We had the Mu Shu Vegetables and Vietnamese Yellow Curry. They always give such big serving and we always end taking food home. Never had any issues with the food or the service. They have a wide variety of vegetarian and non vegetarian dishes. You can't beat the prices. I recommend this place.

Thank Vincent K
1 review
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Their food is amazing! I have been eating there for 23 years and I always get a hug from the owner. The service is fast and inexpensive.

Thank Kari D
Salt Lake City, Utah
Level Contributor
64 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

If you are vegetarian or vegan, and remember loving Chinese food back when you ate meat, come here! Their menu is pretty extensive for all. Each thing on the menu is available in both vegan and meat-options, and seriously, with anything deep fried, good luck telling the difference! It's really quite amazing! Sure it's unhealthy, but sometimes you just want... More 

Thank CW K
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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We are frequent here for lunch. They are quick, cheap and delicious! Their weekday waiters are so professional; they can remember your orders. We once went there on a weekend, and we were served by different servers. They were not good at all; they messed up our orders. We love going here for lunch during the week.

Thank busymom9
Phoenix, Arizona
Level Contributor
27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

We were visiting and getting ready to leave to get to the airport. We ordered a few different dishes. I ordered Sweet & Sour Chicken. It was battered over old chicken and fried. It was Awful. The other dishes weren't goid either.

Thank Erica H
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

First time coming here since my son became vegetarian and we were trying to find the best of both worlds (veg/non-veg) and we were not dissappointed. The service was fast and the food was tasty as well as abundant for the price. We are definetly coming back 😊

Thank Nancy S
Atlanta, Georgia
Level Contributor
122 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2015

I am vegetarian so we ate here. The 3 children and 2 other adults (all meat eaters) loved the food. They do have meat and poultry dishes also.

Thank a f
Salt Lake City, Utah
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2015

The vermacelli noodle salad is amazing. When my girlfriends and I get together this is usually the place we all want to meet. I like the vegitarian options and my friends who are anti vegitarian like that they don't have to have meat free dishes. Also a great value!

Thank Verna529

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 20
Asian, Chinese, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
12:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 145 E 1300 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84115-5482
  • Location: United States  >  Utah (UT)  >  Salt Lake City
  • Phone Number: +1 801-322-1841

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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?