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Jennie Low's Chinese Cuisine

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

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Tasty for Novato

Jennie Low's is a tasty Chinese food for Marin, but it doesn't compare to Chinese food you'll get in San Francisco

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 14, 2015
Fiddletown, California
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Fiddletown, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Jennie Low's is a tasty Chinese food for Marin, but it doesn't compare to Chinese food you'll get in San Francisco

Thank 5outta6
Chappell Hill, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 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 

Thank gramps3421
San Francisco, CA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 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 

Thank MZNelson
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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.

1 Thank FMS_Giulia
california, usa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 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 

Thank sonoma-geek
Novato, California
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014 via mobile

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.

Thank jerikc510
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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.

Thank DaveNovato
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.

Thank MNelsonNovato
Petaluma, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
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.

Thank TanzAm
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.

Thank Robertiskute

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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, Asian
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:30 am
11:30 am - 9:30 am
11:30 am - 9:30 am
11:30 am - 9:30 am
11:30 am - 9:30 am
11:30 am - 9:30 am

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