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Kwan's Original Cuisine

835 Commercial St SE, Salem, OR 97302-4107
+1 503-362-7711
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good14%
  • Average8%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible21%
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“rice” (11 reviews)
“crab puffs” (3 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
££ - £££
835 Commercial St SE, Salem, OR 97302-4107
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had not been there in quite some time but always liked the food. My wife began by asking about gluten free items and was informed that most items could be made gf. Se asked for a combination dinner to be made gf but when...More

Thank redjer70
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Kwans takes Chineese food to a whole new level. Mr Kwan who has been cooking since age 11 has acquired the nessasary skills to be called a master chief. The quality of food speaks for itself, their customer service is second to none. Mr Kwan...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the second time I have had this type of experience here. In the past, this has been a good restaurant. But the last two times, no. This episode, we had to wait 45 minutes for the food to arrive. The waitress was apologetic...More

Thank Julia O
Reviewed 2 January 2018

We had not been to this restaurant for a while, but wanted to have a good family dinner with relatives and knew this place would not disappoint. The dinner was very good, portions were a little less than last time, but that is a good...More

Thank craig t
Reviewed 21 December 2017

The food is of poor quality, the staffing and service are lacking. The owner's wife would rather argue than accept comment that the food ordered was not correct. "Reputation and It Used To Be Good" is not worth paying money for. Too bad, but perhaps...More

Thank BrynnieCat67
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

I used to eat at Kwan's fairly frequently years ago, so I decided to try it when I was in Salem for a meeting. Something has definitely changed with their recipes... I ordered the exact same thing I used to order - the General Tso's...More

Thank BHOregon
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

We have been eating at Kwans since it was located in the Civic center 40 years ago. Over the years we have frequented other places closer to home, but after today, never again. Kwans quality and taste is superior to every other place in town....More

Thank Debimlee
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Got the cream cheese crab puffs for a appetizer. They were fantastic. Also got the combo plate of chicken chow Mein and sweet and sour chicken. They egg flower soup was okay. Would've been better without ginger. Our waitress was so sweet. The hostess was...More

Thank Kristi B
Reviewed 18 October 2017

This is where my wife and I go for good Chinese Food. It is an Award winning Chinese restaurant. Kwan makes a good Rumaki and his speicaility dishes are very flavorable.Atmosperhe is nice and Kwan usually visits your table during your evening to find out...More

Thank I4030GGgeorges
Reviewed 3 July 2017

This place has gone downhill. the sauce tasted like it was canned. The service was barely adequate. There are too many good restaurants in town to even try it again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 835 Commercial St SE, Salem, OR 97302-4107
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 503-362-7711
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