Joy Luck Palace
The Joy Luck Palace, located at 748 Black Horse Pike, Atlantic City offers traditional Chinese fair at prices that lower than what you’d expect in a summer ocean-side resort city. Joy Luck Palace is open from 10 a.m. to midnight daily. Joy Luck Palace menu items range from $3 to $8 dollars and cover the full gamut of what you’d anticipate and expect from a quality Chinese restaurant. Phone: 641-5543.
Sharon Zheng Buffet II
Sharon Zheng Buffet II restaurant is located inside the English Creek Shopping Center and offers proof that Chinese buffet restaurants can offer quality food at family-affordable prices. Sharon Zheng Buffett II is open from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily and is located at 3003 English Creek Ave., Egg Harbor Township. Phone: (609)383-2768.
Sharon Zheng’s spacious food bar offers the standard Chinese faire along with a gracious desert bar and American favorites: chicken wings, fried chicken, French fries, pizza, so everyone can come and enjoy a hearty meal.
Yuki Hanna, located at 3628 Brigantine Blvd. has been an island favorite for years. The
Restaurant is open from 11 a.m. to 10:30 p.m., Monday through Thursday and from 11 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. on Saturday. Yuki Hana is open from noon to 10 p.m. on Sundays.
Tasty menu selections offer wondrous choices that include Beef with Orange Flavor ($9), Crispy Chicken in a Garlic Sauce ($7.95), General Sao Chicken ($9.25), and Kung Pao Jumbo Shrimp ($9.25).
Szechwan Garden is where the Ocean City locals go when to find great food and good prices without having to leave their island. Mainlanders take the four-mile trek over the causeway to sample this Chinese gem as well. The 25-year-old, family-owned and operated Szechwan Garden is located at 509 E. 9th St. Phone: (609) 398-5456.
Szechwan Garden is open from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily. Call ahead for changes in winter hours.
Menu selections include spring rolls, fried calamari, won-ton soup, hot and sour soup and low mien. Family chefs put their unique twists and ingredients to local favorite specialties that include General Tsu’s Chicken, Lemon Chicken, Imperial Chicken, Sweet and Sour Chicken and Mongolian Beef.