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Shanghai Cafe

519 N Tower Ave, Centralia, WA 98531-4664
+1 360-736-4539
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good40%
  • Average22%
  • Poor22%
  • Terrible0%
15 Sep 2017
“another Chinese restaurant.”
23 May 2017
“Yummy Chinese dishes”
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Chinese, Asian
519 N Tower Ave, Centralia, WA 98531-4664
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Only one place we have eaten better Chineese food was in Little China, San Fransico. The Resturant building looks old but the food is very good and the price is very resonable. If you don't like authentic Chinees and like Grocery store Chinees food, then...More

Thank Cary Lynnae E
Reviewed 16 September 2017

We are fortunate to have several Chinese restaurants in Lewis County. This one has been here for quite a while. There is a variety of food, and there is always plenty to take home and have some for later.

Thank Dick M
Reviewed 23 May 2017

A group of 6 of us, (no reservation) met for dinner there. The service was cordial, responsive and pleasant. Dinner was delicious! I had the Almond Chicken and sweet & sour shrimp! Could not eat it all! Cashew chicken was delicious also, and the egg...More

Thank maryjaned252
Reviewed 1 April 2017

don't be fooled by the exterior of this restaurant. This is by far the best Chinese food in the Twin Cities. Not only is the food excellent, but it is plentiful in quantity. It is best to order from the "family" selection section and the...More

Thank mackdril
Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful lunch and the food was good. Served hot and fresh.. No lack in taste and displayed very tasteful.. Service was also very good just a lil slow..

Thank Josh Nicole W
Reviewed 14 February 2016

The second our waitress saw my gluten free Tamari sauce on the table, I knew she understood my allergy problem. Good, fresh veggies and perfectly cooked sauteed chicken. Husband loved the Kung Pao chicken. Will visit again.

Thank Pita1118
Reviewed 13 December 2015

We really like this place and eat here often. Great service from friendly staff. The building is in need of a total remodel and cleaning. If the food wasn't so tasty we wouldn't go here because the decor is unappealing and dirty. We like the...More

Thank Nascar109
Reviewed 9 November 2015 via mobile

Stopped here with some friends. Had fried sweet and sour shrimp and almond chicken with fried rice. I've never heard of Lima beans in Chinese food. It was fair food. Place needs updated. The breaking on the shrimp was weird and grainy tasting.

Thank RAM1959
Reviewed 26 May 2015

This little place doesn't look like much from the outside. A very non-descript building and the sign is faded. But don't be put off. Inside is nice and the food is excellent. It apparently has been in operation since 1929 and only changed owners once...More

Thank yoda98513
Reviewed 20 May 2015

Not a great first impression. Could use a lot of sprucing up on the outside and the inside need remodeling. Old and a wee bit dirty. The menu is huge. Too big really, Our group of 11 overwhelmed the kitchen and the food came out...More

Thank Lynn A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 519 N Tower Ave, Centralia, WA 98531-4664
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Centralia
  • Phone Number: +1 360-736-4539
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