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Empress of China

425 Clifty Dr, Madison, IN 47250-1607
+1 812-273-6868
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good16%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
30 Jun 2018
“Elegant, Simple & Quiet ”
22 Jan 2018
“Average food, poor service”
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
425 Clifty Dr, Madison, IN 47250-1607
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Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

I wasn’t expecting much because of the name I guess. We have seen it around in other states and tried it a couple of times. We were very early (nothing new) and there were only a few people. The food was as good as we...More

Thank Stanley W
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Food was typical Chinese American takeout and our server was untrained and seemed as if he just started that evening. With three other servers and the hostess in place and only two table in the restaurant taken it would seem that they would have had...More

1  Thank culinairian1964
Reviewed 22 July 2017

The food was delicious, waitress was excellent, atmosphere was inviting. We have eaten at a lot of Chinese restaurants and this is one of the best. The people in the restaurant were friendly and made us feel welcome, and we had the best waitress ever....and,...More

1  Thank Joyce M
Reviewed 19 January 2017

This is our favorite Chinese restaurant in the area, food is always amazing. The staff are friendly and give great recommendations. Always clean, and the food is always fresh. The Jasmine tea is always a highlight to our visit.

1  Thank Lee C
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

As a Madison resident, this is one of our favorite local restaurants. The food is always outstanding. The owners are friendly and remember and greet return customers. We have never been disappointed at the Empress of China and have dined there many many times.

1  Thank 2disland
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Best place for sweet and sour chicken with fried rice. We eat here often. Service is generally slower but still good. Food has always been good. We do take out a lot and it is always good.

1  Thank JASON8502
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

They have different options than I have typically seen on a Chinese menu. Food is very good. Staff is nice. Service was a little slow. The amount of food you get is ridiculous. Very reasonably priced.

1  Thank Angela G
Reviewed 25 June 2016

This sits back and is easily missed except for the sign. The staff are friendly and work hard making sure you are satisfied. The food was great. I recommend the Imperial Chicken!!!

1  Thank Robleym68
Reviewed 19 June 2016

A nice place, with good service and good food that wasn't expensive. Portions were very generous and they offered take away boxes when we finished.

1  Thank Chilidog_13
Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

We were promptly greeted and led to our seats. Our waiter took great care of us and our food arrive rather quickly. Everything was prepared properly and service was good.

1  Thank Scott R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 425 Clifty Dr, Madison, IN 47250-1607
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  Madison
  • Phone Number: +1 812-273-6868
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