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Peking Dragon Restaurant

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34171 Pacific Coast Hwy, Dana Point, CA 92629-2827
949-493-9499
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Today
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tue - Sat 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Good for:
Large groups
Special occasions

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Visitor rating
  • 53
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
The best food in town

You can not beat the food at this restaurant. We were two couples. We decided to share a POO-POO Platter for starters. We could have stopped right there and forget ordering anything else. It was huge and wonderful. We ended up taking the rest of our meal home in a doggie bag. We go here at least... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 18, 2015
4happyfeet
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Dana Point, California
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Special occasions
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Takeout
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88 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Dana Point, California
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18 reviews 18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

You can not beat the food at this restaurant. We were two couples. We decided to share a POO-POO Platter for starters. We could have stopped right there and forget ordering anything else. It was huge and wonderful. We ended up taking the rest of our meal home in a doggie bag. We go here at least once a month.... More 

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Branson, Missouri
Top Contributor
322 reviews 322 reviews
219 restaurant reviews
142 helpful votes 142 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

This place cranks. Try the Peking Dragon Fried Rice. It's a dish all by itself. They put all kinds of ingredients into the rice to make it a favorite dish. The spicy dishes are not too spicy but hot enough to taste really good like Kung Pao Chicken etc. Make sure to have the hot tea.

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Top Contributor
98 reviews 98 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015 via mobile

As a New York style Chinese food fan, Peking Dragon is close to it. Perfect for a large group of friends as they offer a selection of dishes according to amount of people. All are delicious and most of all ~ "No MSG and/or B-products". The sizzling rice soup is outstanding! Take out is available. If you arrive after 1:30... More 

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Laguna Niguel, California
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55 reviews 55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

We always get seated vey quickly because they are never busy. When we order our lunch meal it comes with several things, soup, appetizer then our meal. Everything seems to come at once, not giving us enough time to finish the first thing before the 2nd thing arrives then here comes the main meal. Lately we just feel like we... More 

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Branson, Missouri
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322 reviews 322 reviews
219 restaurant reviews
142 helpful votes 142 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Met a friend here. They just redirected traffic on PCH in Dana Point making the access a little tricky. Nevertheless, the parking lot was packed and I parked across the street. This place is very popular for a very good reason, the food is great. We had a shrimp with plum sauce on a Chinese pancake and a spicy chicken... More 

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Laguna Hills, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

our regular haunt when we want chinese. very friendly staff. good food and reasonable prices. and althoug a small one, a very good martini.

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Southern Cal
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134 reviews 134 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

In every town there is one Chinese place that every local goes to. This is it for Dana point. Clean, non greasy Chinese with little nuances that will make you come back. As most are, your value meal is the lunch specials running around $10 including soup and egg roll/ fried chicken choice. Definitely try the chicken. Cloth table tops,... More 

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CA, USA
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

We brought a friend from out-of-state here on Saturday evening….and the place was packed (so we patiently waited for a table for about 30 minutes). Once seated, we ordered the "family dinner" which is not our normal style, but the waiter said it was good AND it was!! We particularly liked the garlic fried chicken….wonderful. There was so much food... More 

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Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

I have dined at the Peking Dragon multiple times and my father is a regular customer since the 80s! The lovely married couple who own the place are putting so much effort to keep their restaurant as one of the best Chinese restaurants in town. The food and the service are always excellent!

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Ashland, Oregon
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125 reviews 125 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015 via mobile

Four of us had dinner at Peking Dragon on New Year's Night. We did not have reservations, but were seated within a short period of time. We all had different entrees with special requests. Our server was friendly and very efficient. He brought our food quickly and all items were prepared perfectly and as requested. The food was hot and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 34171 Pacific Coast Hwy, Dana Point, CA 92629-2827
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Dana Point
  • Phone Number: 949-493-9499

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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