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“Good Chinese food”
Review of Lum-Yuen

Lum-Yuen
Ranked #132 of 613 Restaurants in Salem
Price range: US$8 - US$16
Cuisines: Chinese
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Description: 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.
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 enough.

Thank spitfirem2015
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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 know when ordering your food wasn't hot last time.We will make it right.

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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 that don't like Chinese food)

We ordered Spicy Pork and Garlic Chicken, with steamed rice.

The rice seemed ultra dry - as if it had been precooked a while ago and then rewarmed. Both dishes were very tasty, athough I wouldn't call the Spicy Pork 'spicy'. The spice was extremely mild. Both the pork and chicken chunks were extremely tender and the garlic sauce was good. Vegetables in the dishes included diagonally sliced celery, which was very fresh, and Chinese pea pods, also very fresh.

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Thank Loretta L
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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 if requested.

Thank Seafrog1941
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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 included. Service is friendly and fast. Great option if you are looking for something fresh and quick for lunch. Would highly recommend. Their menu includes american dishes like hamburgers and fish and chips, but I have never ordered the.

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Thank ElizabethP999
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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.

Thank Dawn K
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