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Tommy's Wok

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Chinese, Asian, Szechuan
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Mission Street, (between Ocean & 7th), Carmel, CA 93921
831-624-8518
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Today
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Tue - Sun 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tue - Sat 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Takeout

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  • 87
    Excellent
  • 58
    Very good
  • 16
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Word is out! No longer just a local secret.

Probably the best MooShu pork on the Peninsula. Pork pot stickers a bit on the pink side (makes me slightly nervous) but they have a veggie option as well. Efficient and polite wait staff and kitchen. Decent portions and reasonable prices for Carmel (thank you Tommy's Wok). Perfect for take out or... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 31, 2015
Viajera59
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Monterey Peninsula, California
Good for:
  • Dining on a budget
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Monterey Peninsula, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Probably the best MooShu pork on the Peninsula. Pork pot stickers a bit on the pink side (makes me slightly nervous) but they have a veggie option as well. Efficient and polite wait staff and kitchen. Decent portions and reasonable prices for Carmel (thank you Tommy's Wok). Perfect for take out or a very informal dinner. Very busy and noisy... More 

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Yuba City, California USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Best chicken fried rice I've ever had, lemon chicken was fresh and also the best I've had. Fast service and inexpensive. Highly recommend.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

We over ordered so cut back on a plate and you will still be stuffed Basic and hidden away from the Main Street but very good and great value Nice staff who were attentive I think they do take out also

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

A great wee place in Carmel. Takes a bit of finding, but when you do, you'll be glad. A good selection of dishes for lunch. Hot & sour soup was excellent. Staff very helpful: I heard one girl in particular dealing very calmly with quite a fussy diner. All in all, very good

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Washington DC
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

We walked in to order take-out, which was an easy process, as someone helped us right away. We sat on the back patio, which has a few tables and chairs while we waited for our food to be prepared. We saw a number of people come in to pick-up to-go orders and the restaurant was fairly full. Tommy's Wok is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

We ordered enough for six to go. The woman taking the order that it would be ready in 15 minutes. I responded.. "Was that 50 minutes..." No ,15 minutes " and it was. The reason it was so fast is the fact it is wok cooked over Blazing hot fire that can cook an enter in less than a minute.... More 

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Gilroy, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

I have been to Tommy's wok for lunch several times now and I can't wait to go back. The food is always fresh and delicious!!!!

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Clearly family-run, small off the street restaurant that does a lot of take out. We had Kung Pao, pot stickers, spring rolls and hot and sour soup. It was all done well for a reasonable price, especially considering Carmel being pricey.

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Carmel, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Working in Carmel, it is hard to eat out on a buget. I probably eat here at least twice a month. Food is very good and reasonable! My favorite is the Orange Chicken Combo Plate. For 10 bucks you get a lot of food. I usually can't finish it and take the rest home for dinner or late night snack.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

We reached here for lunch just after 2:30 pm on our first day but could not get to eat there as it had just closed. We then had dinner on the first night followed by lunch the 2nd day and we really liked the food. The prices are reasonable and service is also good. For dinner we ordered some Hunan... More 

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Additional Information about Tommy's Wok

Address: Mission Street, (between Ocean & 7th), Carmel, CA 93921
Phone Number: 831-624-8518
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey Peninsula  >  Carmel
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm  11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 6 - 15
Cuisine: Chinese, Asian, Szechuan

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Mission Street, (between Ocean & 7th), Carmel, CA 93921
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey Peninsula  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: 831-624-8518

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 6 - 15
  • Cuisine: Chinese, Asian, Szechuan

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?