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I would give this store, with the current management and employees, 2 and one-half stars. The current manager was overwhelmed by my recent return. I ordered shoes via the internet and had them delivered to his store, saving shipping charges. I walked into the store and stated that I was there to pick up an order. The manager looked behind him for my order. He seemed confused not to find it there. He started to walk to the stockroom to look for my shoes. He stopped and asked if I had received a phone call. I said no and he started to walk back towards me. I stated that I received an email stating that my shoes were at his store. He turned and found my shoes in the stockroom. I tried the shoes on, to make sure they fit, before leaving the store. Of the nine pair I ordered, only 4 were acceptable. There is not a consistency in size or width in Payless shoes. One pair was very cheap looking- no sale. I took the shoes up to the register, that I didn't want, for a refund. The manager seemed irritated. He asked what my reason was for returning the shoes. I explained. He proceeded to state that I probably didn't know my "Payless" shoe size and that he would be willing to measure my foot. Twice he said this. He said most or all of these shoes were available in his store. He seemed exasperated with me. A line began to build behind me. The manager became more flustered. I am not a newbie to Payless shoes. I know my size. I bought these shoes online at a considerable discount. I bought them for basically what they are worth....maybe. No one should pay full price for Payless shoes. I received a phone call from an employee at this store about a week later. She said your order is in. I said I already picked up my order. She said if you don't want it, don't worry about it and hung up.
Panda Garden is truly one of the best Chinese Restaurants in the world! I wanted to go to have decent Asian noodles for my birthday today and stumbled across Panda Garden in the middle of Memphis Tennessee. What a pleasant surprise! I am originally from Hawaii and am part Hawaiian and Asian. I have lived across the Pacific Rim. Had Panda Garden been in Hawaii, there would be a long line of hungry customers around the block waiting to eat here. As it is now, Panda Garden is a best kept secret in the middle of Memphis with few customers. The food at this quiet, little Chinese restaurant in the middle of Memphis Tennessee is such a pleasant surprise. The vegetables are crisp and fresh. The rolls and dumplings are freshly made with the freshest ingredients. Unlike typical Chinese American restaurants, the food is not overly greasy, salty, burnt or smothered in bottled processed sauces. The cuisine tastes more healthy and homemade like my Chinese grandmother Bo Lin made back in Hawaii. The prices here are very affordable while the decor is crisp, clean and professional. Clean, crisp linen napkins and quality service ware is used rather than typical cheap plastic plates found at most Chinese fast food restaurants and buffets. The staff is genuinely friendly and service is fast and professional. Thus, if you are looking for healthy, tasty, fresh, authentic Chinese food, Panda Garden is definitely one of best places in the world--except for my grandmother Bo Lin's kitchen!
Prior to attending RIVERDANCE at the Orpheum, my wfe and I enjoyed an outstanding dining experience at the Majestic. Beginning with, Cornmeal-Crusted Calamari appetizer; lightly crisp crust, gently seasoned and soft flavorful calimari bites. Superb. Chili that left your palate with a definite afterglow. Authentic, flavorful and wow! Mixed Greens Salad; greens straight from the garden with a light, sparkling vinagrette dressing. This course was accompanied by a basket of steaming hot, fresh baked rolls and rich whipped butter. Aroma, texture, taste, just like home-made. We selected the Roast pork Loin and the Sauteed Trout Almondine from the Pre-Theatre Menu. The pork loin was done to perfection, moist, tender and gently flavored with a pan gravy. It was accompanied by a potato "hash, so flavorful it threatened to overshadow the loin. Trout Almondine; crispy skin, moist flaky flesh, accompanied with stir fried green beans and rice. Heavenly! "Shot Glass" Desserts, Key Lime Pie and Tiramisu, they left you wanting more. A fitting end to a grand meal. Ambiance: casual elegance. Service: Prompt, professional and polite. Alexandria was very personable, helpful and fun. The meal presentation was flawless. Location: Easy walking to The FEDEX Forum, The Orpheum Theatre, Beale Street and the Peabody. Reservations are a must. We are eagerly anticipating returning to The Majestic to explore the full menu.
$45.45 of disappointment... hot wings & rib-eye and asparagus. I WAS a frequent patron of this restaurant. I LOVED their hot wings and rib-eye asparagus. I live in Bartlett and drive over 10 miles and pass 20+ Chinese restaurants to eat there! It's the kind of food that you wake up in the middle of the night dreaming about. Well today their customer service cured me of my cravings. I happened to be on the south side of town and stopped in to take a double order of my favorite dishes to go because I had out of town guests who wanted to try what I've been raving about. When I got home & sampled my rib-eye, I found that the secret sauce was very light to non-existent. I called my C-Fu's to alert them to the problem and was told to "freeze" the food, bring it in and they would make me another on the house, next time I'm there. The rib-eye is expensive ($15) and usually worth it, but since I had guests coming, little time to alter the menu, and $45 less money, I had to serve what I had. When I told the manager this, the only reply I got was "Well I'll let them know." From this day forward, I will not spend another dime in this restaurant! I feel cheated and worse yet embarrassed. I will no longer suggest this restaurant to my family and friends. A good product is nothing without great service.
Yum! Yum! Yum! Yum! Yum!! I am born and raised from Memphis but have moved all around and lived in quite a few different cities. I'm currently in NYC where there are a ton of delicious restaurants. But I still crave Wang's menu!! Their chef is phenominal!! Seriously the best Hot and Sour Soup that I've had from any city I've traveled to and any restaurant I've eaten in. And I'm even comparing it to the Hot and Sour Soup that I've had in Beijing, Shanghai, Hong Kong.... The Garlic Chicken leaves you wanting more, their fried rice is so tasty, and their lo mein... Well, all I can say is yum!! The best part is, they are so easy going at Wang's that when I ask to customize my dishes just how I like it, they do it perfectly without fuss! It also has a really nice atmosphere. I a lot of Chinese places that I have eaten at have very sticky tables and I feel my feet sticking even to the floors. Not at Wangs. They are super clean and very hip for a Chinese restaurant. I mean, a full bar with a bartender that makes delicious martinis, a piano player who I wish would transfer his talent to me, the plants make you feel like you wanna go home and fix your own garden.... This restaurant is awesome!
For months I watched them build this "cook out" and I've always wondered about it. But I saw a great review on this place stating the food was excellent and the price was great. So while driving past it one day, I noticed the customer's line was actually in the right lane of the street traffic. Now, I thought any place that could attract a crowd, like that was worth joining the excitement. I couldn't wait to place my order and test the food. I can't assure you that everything is worth a fuss. But when I bit into my burger, I was hooked for life!!! This burger, my daughter told me was so unique because it's freshly prepared and slapped on a grill to get a taste that will literally send you to heaven...LoL! I wasn't so enthused with the fries/onion rings but the burger was reasonably priced and delicious. It's better than mom's home-made burgers. Yes, I'm in LoVe. I now see why people are forming a long line, it's really hard to find delicious fast food these days anymore worth the stop. People can eat/dine inside also but I love food on the go. I predict they will have to re-locate very soon due to their success.
The food is good. Reasonable priced and good portions. There is room for improvement: 1. We've ordered food at the drive thru both visits and we had to constantly repeat the order. Our first visit an item that we paid for was not in the order. We had made it home and chalked it up as a 3.00 loss. The second visit we again we had to constantly repeat the order. The worker kept interrupting me while I tried to correct where she had errors in it. The was to have 1 cheeseburger w/no lettuce and tomato, she also left off the onion. It was supposed to have been included. So there should be some work on the customer service skills: not having the customer to have to repeat the order and get the order right. 2. The menu marquee needs some work. There are many spelling errors on there, customers have to decipher what they are trying to order. I'm chalking it as mistakes that can be easily corrected, small things like this reflects bad on the business. Sharks serve good food and as in everything there is always room for improvement.
My family and I absolutely LOVE this place. Walking in here makes me feel like I'm walking in my own home. Everyone greets you and is so happy to see you. It's one of the few restaurants where the owners are actually there, always, making sure you enjoy your experience and love the food!! My favorite is their Peking Duck and Mushu!! The server comes to your table and makes the food for you. It makes me feel so special. Not to mention, it is sooo delicious. My family and I always fight over the last bites it's so good. And when I go there with my friends, we'll get other dishes like their ShaCha Beef and their Hunan Chicken. I love it when there is enough left over to take home so I can eat it again!! I'm so glad the one on Park is still with the family. That Wang family sure knows how to do it right!! You guys, if you haven't tried it, you are missing out!! If you haven't been there for a while, I'm sure the owners will still remember you and love to feed you. They are some of the sweetest people with the best food!!!!
During our family reunion in Memphis last month, what could go wrong did go wrong. We'd hired a company to plan the agenda for the reunion and facilitate the gathering of the relatives during our weekend in Memphis. Unfortunately the company we hired proved grossly inadequate, buses weren't where they were supposed to be, tour times were mixed up, luggage was lost and the list of problems continued. The only bright star of our trip was the Doubletree Hotel Downtown, and the lengths their staff went to, to improve the quality of our stay. They were both helpful and went above and beyond in every way right up to and including their wonderful audio/visual department that accommodated our every request at prices that were very fair. I do not know if we will ever have another reunion as the matriarch of our family is now fully in the twilight of her life, but I would not hesitate to recommend the Doubletree Hotel to others and know the next time I'm in Memphis I will be staying there again!
I just moved to Memphis from Shanghai China this month. Introduced by my chinese friend, I visited Great China Market. First impression is the familar smell of typical chinese grocery store that I go to at Shanghai. And they provide Tofu, Qing Chai, Chai Xing (chinese green vege) etc., which are pretty fresh. The store is not big and little bit messy but you can find most of things you need for basic chinese home cooking. Owner and his family are very friendly. I felt home there. :) Well, the only thing need to pay attention though is, you need to look at the product expiration date. It is Memphis, even the asian population is growing, though it isn't fast enough to exceed the date printed on the package. :) But after all, if you are new to Memphis from mainland China, you can check this one for reference.