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Lily Kai Chinese Cuisine

3100 Lakeville Hwy Ste H, Petaluma, CA 94954
(707) 782-1132
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Ranked #12 of 215 restaurants in Petaluma
Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Cuisines: Chinese
Dining options: Reservations
Most recent review
- Aug 14, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Orlando, Florida
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014 via mobile

We enjoyed an excellent Chinese meal, as fine and authentic as any meal we had in China. Service also top notch.

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Atlanta, ga
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014 via mobile

The food is too sweet, definite not authentic. We are the only Chinese there. The white couple who sit next to us came in 10 minutes after us, and got all their food 15 minutes before us. Terrible experience.

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Bakersfield, California
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119 reviews 119 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

This little hole in the wall is amazing. Thank goodness Mr. Pickle Sandwich shop was closed because that's where we were headed. Saw Lily Kai and said Chinese sounds good so we went in. Amazing, just amazing. We had the Wonton Soup, small, thank goodness our server said it was more then enough for both of us, which it was.... More

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Petaluma, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

My favorite is the basil chicken, nice and spicy. All food is consistently good and fresh and the service is fast and friendly.

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Petaluma
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Awesome fresh Chinese food! Fast service. Dining area fills fast and a bit crowded but well worth the food!!! Our favorite Chinese !!! I always make a reservation so I don't have to wait. It is a popular spot!!! Reasonably priced and lots of food.

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Sonoma, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

I typically eat lunch here 2 days per week-take out to office. Food is always fresh and flavorful. Curry Lamb is always good as is the Wah Won Ton Soup. Lunch entries include rice of your choice, soup and egg roll. A great value for a lot of food.

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Mendocino, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

I absolutely love this place. Everything is super fresh, and they use an abundance of fresh veggies! You normally never see that at a chinese food restaurant!

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Petaluma, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

Eating at a Chinese restaurant can be a mixed experience. My first meal at Lily Kai was unimpressive, but this last time we dined, the food was wonderful. I had broccoli chicken and my husband had a lamb dish. We were amazed at the freshness of the vegetables, which were cooked just the right amount, crisp, not soggy, all of... More

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Napa, California
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59 reviews 59 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Very modern setting with nice décor. Staff is efficient but not gracious. Hot and sour soup reasonably priced for a large quantity, but an unusual recipe. Spring rolls were a bit too dry. Main dishes were huge and very tasty. Steamed rice was well cooked and also a generous portion. All of our dishes were quickly served and timed well... More

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Sonoma, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

I love their food..... but they SERVE in a rush..didn't finish the soup and the entrees were there... guess the specials were pre made.... I eat there a lot but NOW before the entree is even half done, they put the CHECK on the table... and come back and lift it to see if you paid... they RUSH you in... More

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