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Royal Mandarin

1132 E Plaza Blvd Ste 205, National City, CA 91950
(619) 477-4151
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Tehachapi, California
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333 reviews 333 reviews
240 restaurant reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Good food. Best is Salt and Pepper chicken wings. Very crowded after 11AM, and somewhat crowded after 5PM. Come early, the food is great. Many Asian folks eat here. Great friendly staff. A little hard to find if you are not from the area. Find driving directions. Reviewed this place 2 years ago, and now it's A+. If you have... More 

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La Jolla, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

This is our favorite Chinese food restaurant in San Diego! The food is great and the catering is a crowd pleaser and reasonably priced. I drive 1/2 hour each way to get food and it is worth the drive. Everything is good, but favorites are salt and pepper anything and upside down noodles.

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Tehachapi, California
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333 reviews 333 reviews
240 restaurant reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2013

A good restaurant. Crowded at lunch, get there early. Lunch specials are OK. Great Salt and Pepper Chicken Wings all day long (These are GOOD!). Get there early because parking can be a problem. Mostly asian neighborhood. Locals love the place. Have been going here for about 14 years.

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El Centro
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38 reviews 38 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013

This is great chinese food, they are packed on lunch time, and you can call ahead to do your pick up orders. They are fast and have it ready in about 15 minutes. Try their salt and pepper chicken with fried rice it is the best!!!!

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San Diego, California
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107 reviews 107 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2013

I wouldn't know about this restaurant if I hadn't been told by the locals. The menu is huge but, my personal favorite is the Salted Pepper Chicken Wings. I've never found anything to compare in any other city and the wings are outstanding. In fact,on Super Bowl Sunday, they had so many orders that they had to take orders outdoors... More 

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San Diego, California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2012

Have always done take-out. Whether you call in or order there, it takes about 10-15 minutes and you are out the door! Good food and fast service. Recommend anything that is salted pepper! Even the small party tray feeds a lot of people. If you are not sure which size to order, just ask, they are very helpful!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2011 via mobile

Always leave full. The lunch special is the best value anywhere.

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Additional Information about Royal Mandarin

Address: 1132 E Plaza Blvd Ste 205, National City, CA 91950
Phone Number: (619) 477-4151
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  National City
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Chinese

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