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3190 Portland Rd NE, Salem, OR 97301-0130
+1 503-581-2912
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible19%
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“chinese food” (12 reviews)
“hot tea” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Chinese, American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3190 Portland Rd NE, Salem, OR 97301-0130
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Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

We used to visit this place allot. Now just every now and then. Today’s visit was ok the food is always good although today the food was not that warm. It is like everything is prepped way in advance and it was not warmed up...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank spitfirem2015
funinthesun91, Manager at Lum-Yuen, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2018

I am very sorry to hear your visit was sub par. The only items prepped ahead of time are combination plates everything else is cooked to order. With that being said they should still be hot. Please give us another chance and let your server...More

Reviewed 1 July 2018

This restaurant was right across the street from our motel, which is why we went there. It was clean and had nice decor. Service was very good. Had a pretty good menu, which also offered American food (in case there are those in your party...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Loretta L
Reviewed 26 May 2018

Lum Yuen has all the standard Chinese food on the menu. It is very carefully cooked and not oversalted and they don't use MSG. Prices are reasonable and portions are generous. Have been there several times and enjoyed everything we ordered. Family style service available...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Seafrog1941
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Craving chinese? NE Salem location offers two lunch specials during the week. Today I had the Green Bean Chicken which came with Pork Fried Rice and two Crab Puffs! -- $5.75 i think. So much food I took some home for dinner. Hot tea is...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank ElizabethP999
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

We had the best service and dinner today. Our server, Amy was fast and on top of everything . Food was fresh, hot and tasted wonderful. Thanks will definitely come back.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Dawn K
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

This long time Northgate Chinese eatery offers several things consistently: friendly service (same staff for many years), fast service (my meal was ready in less than 10 minutes), affordable prices ($6.50 lunch special), and large portion sizes (I was full eating half my meal). I...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank OregonFoodie71
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

We were seated immediately on a Sunday early afternoon and served right away with hot tea. Our order was taken quickly, we didn't have to wait long. The egg flour soup was fine, although next time I will try the wonton soup. The chow mien...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank wendyhC9237AY
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

I ordered Thursday evening and my food was not edible. Your vegetable fried rice contained absolutely no vegetables. The amount of shrimp in the fried shrimp was almost none. Sweet n sour chicken was more like pudding and what ever type of meat was in...More

Date of visit: September 2017
3  Thank Robert P
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Great food, quick service! Party of 4 were in and out in 45 minutes. Nice not to have to worry about getting back to work on time.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Jane L
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

I'm addicted to watching Chopped on the Food Network. Three premier chefs judge the work of four competing chefs based in the food's appearance, it's flavors and the chefs creativity in using the ingredients. In this case I am deeply saddened to report that the...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Jane S
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Lynne B
19 April 2016|
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Response from funinthesun91 | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
While we do not have a senior menu we can suggest ways to order smaller portions, and you are always welcome to share at no extra charge.
16 September 2015|
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Response from funinthesun91 | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely most of our food is gluten free and cooked to order.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$16
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3190 Portland Rd NE, Salem, OR 97301-0130
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Salem
  • Phone Number: +1 503-581-2912
We are a family owned restaurant and banquet facility. Our food is made fresh and cooked to your specifications. Our banquet room seats up to 140 people .Perfect for Christmas parties, reunions , birthdays and all your special occasions. Give us a call to customize your menu to suit whatever financial or dietary needs you may have.
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