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24831 Del Prado, Dana Point, CA 92629-2852
949-276-7799
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Dining options: Delivery, Late Night, Reservations
Description: (949)276-7799 New Restaurant

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  • 3
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good Asian Food

My wife and I lunched at Little Kitchen Asian Cafe on a Friday afternoon. We were seated right away and given water. We ordered drinks with our meal. We had two lunch specials: chicken with cashews with hot and sour soup for me and orange zest chicken with salad for my wife. Two soups quickly... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 13, 2015
Tapetseb22
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Ashland, Oregon
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Tried this out during happy hour and were pleasantly surprised. Ordered a soup, 2 he appetizers and the Hong Kong noodles. The won ton soup had a very light broth, but was loaded w won tons, fresh veggies and chicken which helped the dish be more flavorful. Soup Veggies included asparagus (score). The steamed pot stickers were good, the dipping... More 

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Dana Point, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

iT was a gooey floury substance. They must've run out of eggs and just used the coating and fried it. Believe me I've eaten in hundred of different places and it was terrible. We told our server and we ate too many bites of the veggies to get a different dish. The other people looked like the servings were huge.... More 

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Ashland, Oregon
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128 reviews 128 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

My wife and I lunched at Little Kitchen Asian Cafe on a Friday afternoon. We were seated right away and given water. We ordered drinks with our meal. We had two lunch specials: chicken with cashews with hot and sour soup for me and orange zest chicken with salad for my wife. Two soups quickly arrived. We said that my... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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324 reviews 324 reviews
196 restaurant reviews
156 helpful votes 156 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

The Little Kitchen Asian Cafe is next to Rite Aid in a strip mall that also houses Ralphs. Don't let that fool you. It is a gem! This very casual restaurant has tables for 2 or 4 (can be made larger), an open kitchen with very busy cooks right next to the dining area, very friendly and familiar service, and... More 

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California
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151 reviews 151 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015 via mobile

my boyfriend and I were probably one of the first customers to go to the little kitchen Asian café when they opened. We love the staff there and the food is always fresh. Our favorite is the wonton soup. We usually get a couple of entrées to share along with their fried rice. We are never disappointed and are so... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina
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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Big on flavor .. went on recommendation of a local and were pleasantly surprised .. being a small restaurant it's limited on seating so We had to wait a few minutes to get a table (not more than 5min) .. despite it being a full house the wait staff was quick to get to us and take orders .. food... More 

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NJ
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014 via mobile

We requested dishes without sugar or sweet sauce and the staff member assured us the dish would not be sweet. We received a dish- it was sweet and we could not eat it. We spoke with the manager who kindly explained all dishes with brown sauce at their restaurant are a bit sweet in taste. We thanked him for the... More 

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Dana Point, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

The location in a strip mall leaves much to be desired, but this place has the best Chinese in the area. Delicious walnut shrimp and good fried rice, most of the entrees are very tasty. Service is always good and quick.

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Dana Point, California
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31 reviews 31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The Little Kitchen Asian Café is located in a shopping center. It is hard to tell from the outside if it is open or not- so walk up and try the door. Most likely it is open. The food is good. The service is attentive and the prices are reasonable. My wife and I usually have lunch there on a... More 

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Dana Point, California
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25 reviews 25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

Not only was the food from here great, we ordered it over the phone and were told that it would be about 40 minutes.....15 minutes later our doorbell rang and there stood our dinner! Large portions, served HOT - not the normal delivery chill! Beef & broccoli, sweet & sour chicken - all fabulous. Cant wait to order from here... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 24831 Del Prado, Dana Point, CA 92629-2852
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Dana Point
  • Phone Number: 949-276-7799

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Asian

Description

(949)276-7799 New Restaurant

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