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267 South Washington Street, Sonora, CA
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Predictable fare but tasty and very decently priced

Always friendly, quick, service and fun abiance, especially if you're a local. The walls are imprinted with the brands used by the historical families of the area as this used to be a more western flavored establishment, some time back. Rarely crowded, usually quiet and the waiters keep a close... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 3, 2014
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Monterey, California
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Monterey, California
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33 reviews 33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Always friendly, quick, service and fun abiance, especially if you're a local. The walls are imprinted with the brands used by the historical families of the area as this used to be a more western flavored establishment, some time back. Rarely crowded, usually quiet and the waiters keep a close eye on you and are quick to be there if... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Absolutely Fresh vegetables. A very warm welcome at a family-owned restaurant. We chose the most authentic items we could. They do serve some 'Americanized' Chinese dishes. They even offer Sushi, a pleasant surprised.

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Santa Rosa
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88 reviews 88 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
158 helpful votes 158 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Came here as girlfriend wanted Chinese food during our visit. This place is a hole in the w4all, non-descript place located on Broadway in downtown Sonora. Place has been in business here since 1974. Not sure what the decor theme was inside, an old time coal lantern hanging with new, large Christmas bulb, or several stuffed animal heads..anyway, we were... More 

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Leeds, England, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Just an average Chinese restaurant, there are better places to eat in Sonora, food average, staff average, cheap.

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Sonora, California, United States
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Ordered take out... Large portions of poor food. General chicken was comparable to orange chicken at a mall food square. No flavor.

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Discovery Bay, California
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We came here on the recommendation of the front desk at the hotel. The staff was very friendly but the food surely did not meet my expectations of god Chinese food. The sauces were very bland and I thought was very expensive for the quality.

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Crescent Ctiy, CA
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We went to this restaurant on the recommendation of the hotel front desk clerk. Although the service was prompt, our first clue that this place was bad, was the decor. Old stuffed moose and elk heads on the wall, branding irons along with chinese laterns, Christmas balls ornaments hanging from fish mouths.......it was obviously a western theme restaurant at one... More 

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Copperopolis, California
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115 reviews 115 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

The food was great. The selection was great. The service was quick. I could not understand why they had floor fans out, but after sitting for awhile, I realized the A/C was not working. Outside of the the hot restaurant, the food is what mattered and I would come back again. The food was like I was eating in San... More 

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Newcastle, Australia
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177 reviews 177 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

the food was soooo delicious. We should have got the small wonton soup for appetizer though because it was huge but soo good!! I love the jasmine tea and the special fried rice was lovely with our meal.

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Sonora CA
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The Walnut Shrimp is out of this world! Their Hot & Sour Soup is also fantastic as a fixer-upper when you're under the weather. Great family atmosphere, convenient to theatre, hotels and event halls in Sonora. The Cantonese tradition is carried well here.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 267 South Washington Street, Sonora, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonora

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese

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