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Jennie Low's Chinese Cuisine

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Vintage Oaks Mall, Novato, CA 94945
415-892-8838
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11:30 am - 9:30 am
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 9:30 am
Dining options: Dinner

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great choice of food.

We stopped here at the drop of the hat while driving to a spa in California. This was a flip of the coin choice for the both of us. We were well rewarded for our choice of restaurants. This was actually authentic Chinese food that was well prepared and very tasty. I chose the "Jennie ' noodle soup... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 26, 2015
gramps3421
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Chappell Hill, Texas
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Chappell Hill, Texas
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81 reviews 81 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW via mobile

We stopped here at the drop of the hat while driving to a spa in California. This was a flip of the coin choice for the both of us. We were well rewarded for our choice of restaurants. This was actually authentic Chinese food that was well prepared and very tasty. I chose the "Jennie ' noodle soup which was... More 

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San Francisco, CA
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20 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

This place really does make it right! Everything tastes fresh and the breaded chicken dishes aren't all bread. I like to taste my chicken and not have pieces of all breading and fat. With that said if you like more breading and less chicken you won't like it, because you actually get chicken and big pieces here. I LOVE IT!... More 

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Europe
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

This is one of my favorite Chinese restaurant in Marin County. Service is very good and fast, food is fresh and tasty. Take away service is also working perfectly.

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california, usa
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28 reviews 28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

I stumbled upon Jennie Low’s about 20 years ago in their original location in Mill Valley. In those days I visited the North Bay area a couple of times a year on business. Jennie Low’s became a must do stop on my trips and I became known as ‘the customer from Florida’. Well, the Mill Valley location is now gone... More 

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Novato, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

Ordered delivery and it was ok, slightly over priced. Then went in person and it was bland/bad. The service was nice, but the decor seemed very outdated.

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Novato
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

They have a nice variety of Chinese cuisine, great soup's with a good selection of light creations. I would recommend Jennie's if your not in the mood to cook and just want to bring something home. Also the prices are in line with everyone else.

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Novato, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

Love this place, love the owners . Food is always fresh, service great. I have been eating here since they opened. Great take out. Wonderful menu. Casual.

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Petaluma, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2013

There are several Chinese food restaurants in Novato. This is probably the best one. Have eaten here many times and the quality of the food and service is very good. Try some of their specials.

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San Rafael, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013 via mobile

A great spot for a quick and easy dinner made with light oils and fresh ingredients. Not the normal heavily seasoned and oily Chinese fare.

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Mill Valley, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2013

We were very sad when our local (Mill Valley) Jennie Low's closed. We still crave their food, so when we are in Novato we love eating here, or getting take-out. EVERYTHING is tasty, and they have incorporated special dietary needs into their offerings - like porkless hot & sour soup or "light" dishes.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Vintage Oaks Mall, Novato, CA 94945
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  Novato
  • Phone Number: 415-892-8838

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 9:30 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:30 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:30 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:30 am
Friday
11:30 am - 9:30 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:30 am

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