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Happy Dragon

2329 Fremont St, Monterey, CA 93940-5406
831-372-3541
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Ranked #144 of 259 Restaurants in Monterey
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Chinese
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English first
Carmel, California, United States
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Perhaps this place is better for take out, but we sat awhile. The food was good, though they did not have chow fun! The hot and sour soup was very good.

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Monterey, California
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35 reviews 35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Fresh and tasty food, offered by happy and professional staff, in a consistently clean environment and for a reasonable price: This is the Happy Dragon restaurant in Monterey on North Fremont, before you get to Seaside. Located across the street from the Best Western hotel, and adjacent to Monterey Produce Co., look for the big red sign that says "Happy... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
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94 reviews 94 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

I got the Tofu with Green Beans and it was very good. Rice was extra which I thought was odd. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The restaurant itself is very nice.

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Monterey, California
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146 reviews 146 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

I highly recommend this Chinese restaurant along Fremont Street. It's probably one of the best one out there. The food and proportions are great! Service is nice. A lot of food selections too.

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Monterey, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Their vegetarian dishes are great and I love having lunch or dinner here. Their sweet and sour eggplant is perfect and their Tofu dishes scrumptious. They have all of the traditional chinese dishes but if you love vegetarian dishes you will not be disappointed. Nothing fancy with the exterior or interior but great food.

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Stateline, Nevada
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314 reviews 314 reviews
212 restaurant reviews
121 helpful votes 121 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

Ate lunch here. This is a locals place with a good takeout business. Service was attentive if not that friendly. I ate here with my granddaughter and she liked it. I had the General Chicken. Good portion. Hot and flavorful. We also had the egg drop soup and she had pork dish. I didn't try that. Overall a good Chinese... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2013 via mobile

So, me and my girl friend go to this restaurant for lunch. Not even welcome to the place. The hostess (who looked like the owner) asked us to sit wherever we wanted to. When we had questions about a couple dishes she did not want to help us much. Soup tasted bland, the egg rolls were not seasoned at all.... More 

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Cullompton
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2012

We ordered a menu for two in the restaurant and really enjoyed the food and service and there was enough left over for lunch the next day

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Carmel, California
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133 reviews 133 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2012

I've been going to Happy Dragon since they first opened. It's a family style restaurant offering fresh and tasty food. The menu offers a traditional selection of Chinese food along with a great variety of seasonal and other type specials. Their lunch menu is very reasonable and along with a long list of great rice plates with either meat, poultry... More 

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Pico Rivera, California
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44 reviews 44 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2011 via mobile

The place was empty when we arrived but went in anyway as it was midweek off season. We were happy we did. The service was quick and friendly and they gave us so much food, we ended up bringing the rest to our room for later. It was tasty and filling. We had the "A" combination for two.

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Additional Information about Happy Dragon

Address: 2329 Fremont St, Monterey, CA 93940-5406
Phone Number: 831-372-3541
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey Peninsula  >  Monterey
Open Hours:
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
Cuisine: Chinese

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