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26696 Portola Pkwy, Ste A, Foothill Ranch, CA 92610-1765
949-452-0282
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  • Food
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 stars
just ok

Its fast food Chinese done mass market. Nothing unique or authentic here...just fast.

3 of 5 starsReviewed January 26, 2012
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Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
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Foothill Ranch, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

When they first opened - they brought in the "A" team to get them going. Food was great. Service was quick. Now? Neither has anything to say for them. Slow and the food is pedestrian.

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ORANGE COUNTY, CALIFORNIA
Senior Contributor
21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Tried this Pick Up Stix and was very disappointed. The food took forever and was very greasy. The meat was not even average quality and I pushed most of it aside. I don't remember my experience at other locations being this gross but I'm sure different locations have different standards. Also very small and claustrophobic feeling. Had to open the... More 

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Orange, California
Top Contributor
147 reviews 147 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Pick up stix is well.... Pick up stix. It is reliable to always taste exactly the same, no matter which location you visit. This particular store has VERY LITTLE seating, but also has some tables outside. They are friendly and courteous.

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Lake Forest, California
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58 reviews 58 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2012

I've never been a fan of Pick up Stix. I haven't had a bad experience with the service-just the food. Their food is always very salty and expensive for what you get. Even when our work had Pick up stix catered (free food!), I ate something else. Go somewhere else for Chinese food.

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Seattle
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131 reviews 131 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

I've been going to Pick Up Stix for a while now and it's become my favorite go-to restaurant for excellent and quick Chinese take-out. The ingredients taste of better quality and the preparation is great. I've never had a bad experience here and will continue to return.

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Dallas, TX
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74 reviews 74 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2012

The food was fast, but still good. There was outside seating as well as inside. The restaurant was clean and the wait staff was very nice.

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Rancho Santa Margarita, CA
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74 reviews 74 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2012

Its fast food Chinese done mass market. Nothing unique or authentic here...just fast.

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Coto de Caza, California
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57 reviews 57 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2012

My favorite lunch special is the House Chicken, salad and brown rice. Quality food at affordable prices.

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Taipei, Taiwan
Top Contributor
165 reviews 165 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2011

I ate so many Chinese/Taiwanese food. This is just where american chinese food sells. There is no difference than Panda Express. Over salted/sweetened for Chinese food and not authentic Chinese food. Maybe recommended for American, but not recommended for any Chinese/Taiwanese and other asians that wants to get a taste of hometown.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2007

It is THE BEST TAKE-OUT (takeoff) CHINESE FOOD EVERRRRRRR!!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 26696 Portola Pkwy, Ste A, Foothill Ranch, CA 92610-1765
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Foothill Ranch
  • Phone Number: 949-452-0282

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

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