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1135 N Fulton St, Fresno, CA 93728-3415
(559) 264-2019
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Seating, Takeout

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  • 13
    Excellent
  • 3
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Eaten here many times

The food is always good, especially the chow mein. Sometimes the service is a bit slow if they are busy, but it is still friendly service. I would recommend. matter of fact, I got to this review page while looking up their phone number so I can order some soup for a sick friend!

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 23, 2012
Donna57
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Fresno, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I have been eating Chinese Food, here for years. I can say I will not have Chinese food anywhere else. The way they cook their vegetables, so crispy, tender, fresh, looking is amazing! The pineapple chicken is so delicious and they serve you enough to take home for second helpings! The Beef, & Chicken, Chop Suey chowmein,... More 

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Thank Maria FELEZ S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015 via mobile

Everything was so delicious, every entree was as good as the next, can't wait to go back with my kids in October! Our party numbered about 12 fast service after small wait for our group size but was very worthwhile. I would have expected to pay more for the quality & size of our meal.

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Thank Rocky-Raul-Chavez
Fresno, California
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Entering this restaurant takes me back to the Cantonese restaurants of my Midwestern childhood. But not as tasty, The food is bland, greasy, and overcooked. The restaurant feels worn out and grubby, Fresnans love this restaurant. I cannot figure out why, except that is is very low-priced.

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Thank fritosmom
California
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2013 via mobile

New to Fresno area and know why friends have enjoyed dining here for many years. Definitely a favorite restaurant in the central valley.

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Thank potterygal
Fresno, California
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

I took my family on a Saturday night for dinner. When we got there, it was jam packed (an indication that it has good food). We had to wait a bit to be seated (Duh, there are a lot of people), but it was worth it because the food was great. It was our first time, so we asked the... More 

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Thank Jack B
Fresno, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013

I'll tell you why The Golden Chinese is so popular. Simply put, it has the freshest, best tasting Chinese food in town. Not fancy, mind you, just honest-to-goodness, delicious, Chinese cuisine. The vegetables are crisp, brightly colored, and make for a beautiful presentation. I have been eating here for literally a couple of decades and have NEVER ONCE had a... More 

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Thank bunbird
Fresno, CA
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2013

Yes, yes, it's a Fresno Tower District favorite, but that doesn't mean that it's good. I have expectations of any restaurant, regardless of cost, type of food, or location, that I'll be served food which appears appetizing, smells and tastes good, is served in a respectful manner at a price commensurate to the appropriate standards. Of course not everyone shares... More 

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Thank William J S
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2013

Had dinner just now with family. Really busy with 3 waitresses for dinner rush, how can any manager/ owner allow that, anyhow the waitress was in a hurry after making us wait literally 25 min and had the gall to roll her eyes. Food was burnt and bland and greasy. It all tasted the same. We had the #2 family... More 

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Thank Jdais
Fresno, CA
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2012

The food is always good, especially the chow mein. Sometimes the service is a bit slow if they are busy, but it is still friendly service. I would recommend. matter of fact, I got to this review page while looking up their phone number so I can order some soup for a sick friend!

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Thank Donna57
Fresno, California
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2011

We frequent Golden Restaurant at least twice a week and order our favorites family style: sizzling rice soup, almond chicken chow mein and green beans with chicken over pan fried noodles. In our book, this is the best Chinese food in town!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1135 N Fulton St, Fresno, CA 93728-3415
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Fresno
  • Phone Number: (559) 264-2019

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese, Asian
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 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 - 10:00 pm

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