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288 W Valley Blvd, Alhambra, CA 91801
626-289-1833
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7:00 am - 4:00 am
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Typical cafe

Alright food, average price . Nothing super special about here. Great place for lunch and dinner I guess.

3 of 5 starsReviewed May 14, 2015
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Alhambra
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Alhambra
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Alright food, average price . Nothing super special about here. Great place for lunch and dinner I guess.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

The restaurant is Hong Kong cafe style which serves Chinese and American food. Prices are very reasonable and the service is very fast. Not great ambiance for a romantic date, but you are there for the food and it is comfortable.

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California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Where can you go for hundreds of items to choose from and still won't break your bank? Garden Cafe, that is. There are many Hong Kong style cafe in the San Gabriel Valley area, but this one is solid in both food and services. When we say "Hong Kong Style Cafe", it's referring to what we used to called the... More 

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usa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

love this place for Chinese and American food Price is right, food is great and service is acceptable A little bit on the noisy side will go back many times

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So Cal
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

This place has been opened for more than a decade, and has actually been remodeled once. Comfort Hong Kong cafe food, that the local Chinese (both immigrant and ABC) will always eat at. Definitely, even if you're not Asian, fear not, you don't even have to order the Chinese stuff and they're almost never closed. The food is cheaper and... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2012

The pork chops with black pepper sauce and pasta and a salted lemon seven...the service sort of sucks but the lady didnt understand english well.

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2011

We recently stayed in nearby Arcadia/Pasenda & drove about 15 minutes along Valley Blvd a/k/a "the Hungry Eatery Street" dotted with many Chinese, Asian & other restaurants plus the Burger places, etc. We stopped by for a late lunch, free off-street parking available behind the restaurant on 2 levels. Breakfast is served daily, available for take-out, for $5 to $6... More 

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arcadia,ca
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2010

i LOVE this place. Things i usually order are the Baked Rice with Crab Meat and Chicken or the Baked Rice Sole Filet and spinach. Both dishes are very tasty and light on your wallet. :) Overall the value here is unbeatable. Portions are HUGE and prices are LOW which makes this place a very good place to eat at.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2008

cafe food

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2007

Best place to go at 2-3AM in the morning after a night of drinking. Beats Dennys.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 288 W Valley Blvd, Alhambra, CA 91801
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Alhambra
  • Phone Number: 626-289-1833

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 4:00 am
Monday
7:00 am - 4:00 am
Tuesday
7:00 am - 4:00 am
Wednesday
7:00 am - 4:00 am
Thursday
7:00 am - 4:00 am
Friday
7:00 am - 4:00 am
Saturday
7:00 am - 4:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?