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Happy Dragon

2329 Fremont St, Monterey, CA 93940-5406
831-372-3541
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English first
Monterey, California
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138 reviews 138 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
80 helpful votes 80 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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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 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
116 helpful votes 116 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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130 reviews 130 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 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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Los Gatos, California
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65 reviews 65 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2011 via mobile

We have eaten here on three occasions and have yet to a bad meal. Good service, reasonable size portions, and decent menu selections. The Mogo Beef could be bit spicier, but overall a nice place to eat.

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Monterey
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2011

The food is very good and the portions are generous. They have really great, reasonible lunch specials. The staff is great. It is family owned and operated. If you go a few times, they remember your name and you are instantly old friends.

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Kingston, Tennessee
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145 reviews 145 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
140 helpful votes 140 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2010

I work with a woman that eats here all the time: Its less than 2 miles from our office. She told me today that people she knew bought it and I suspect that has happened since the poor reviews from 2 years ago. Its an older building, but its clean and the service is very good. I had the Kung... More

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