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Imperial Garden Chinese Restaurant

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18230 E Valley Hwy Ste 116, Kent, WA 98032-1236
+1 425-656-0999
10:00 - 22:00
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Tacoma, Washington
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38 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

We've been frequently here every time we crave dimsum. We went there as a group. I didn't have to make a reservation but it was Thursday and we came at 12noon. We are a party of 12 and they accommodated us right away. Dimsum hours are at noon time. They don't offer dimsum at night (we'll they do but good... More 

Thank hazel_travelss
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Food is very good here. Lots of varieties. Always busy during lunch time on the weekends. The only thing I would recommend for improvement is to have more than 3 carts to choose from during busy hours so that the wait is not too long Other than that food is delicious!

Thank AnubisEyes
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

besides the weeekend dim sum cart selections on weekends. imperial garden has the best salt and pepper dungeness crab around. also their calamari. choi sum with oyster saucce. and crispy pan fried noodles are the best.

Thank Peter P
Tucson, Arizona
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320 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 205 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Today's service was extremely slow even though the restaurant was nowhere at capacity. This is very bad when you come here for dim sum. The food when we finally got some was very good. And always a fresh, clean table cloth. The restrooms are in bad shape, dirty and most of the floor tiles are coming loose..

1 Thank shock43
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55 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

After spending 18yrs in Asia, this place is as close to Mom's kitchen as you can get. I have been having business lunches here for over 10 years and my Asian guests always ask to return. I finally had the opportunity to have my wife join a lunch and she can't wait to return with our boys a s make... More 

Thank T T
Redding, California
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71 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

I was searching for a Dim Sum restaurant and happened upon this one. The reviews seemed fair so I took the leap. It was a weekday evening and there were only 3 other tables with patrons so I assume this was why there were no carts rolling by. I ordered from the menu and received my food in a reasonable... More 

Thank RevDoPray
Seattle, Washington
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59 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

I love this restaurant and have been coming here for years for dim sum. The food is great, way better than the dim sum places I've been to in Chinatown. My concern is with the cleanliness of the restaurant and the lack of hygiene practices by the staff. The floor is sticky, the cushions on the chairs are stained and... More 

Thank quynny
Olympia, Washington
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57 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

I have been looking and keeping a close eye and ears for a great Dim Sum place, been doing lots of web searching and reading on Dim Sum and was ready to try it out. A girlfriend of mine told me about this place and so we drove an hour away for what i have been so patiently waiting on,... More 

Thank Oly360
Olympia, Washington
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85 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2016

We've been coming here for years. The servers always greet us with smiles and remember my husbands favorite order. The dim sum here is wonderful.The variety in flavor and texture is excellent. While there are always some standards, (shu mai, shrimp bonnets, fried taro, sticky rice, etc. ) the selection varies a little depending on when you arrive. There are... More 

Thank Kathleen2cats
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107 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 December 2015

Enjoyed dinner here with family of an asian friend. Big round tables for about 14, makes sharing food easy. Food was decent, not the best I have ever had but good. Very large place, easy to fit big group.

Thank Mark R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Chinese, Asian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18230 E Valley Hwy Ste 116, Kent, WA 98032-1236
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Kent
  • Phone Number: +1 425-656-0999

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