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2543 Pacific Coast Hwy, Ste B, Torrance, CA 90505-7069
310-539-0323
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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
It's Chinese food

This little Chinese restaurant is in the shopping center at the corner of PCH and Crenshaw just down from Trader Joe's. We figured the food must be good cause there were only Chinese people eating in there. The menu is basic and the service is good for a Mom and Pop sort of place. Just basic... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2014
Edmund1020
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Seattle, Washington
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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

This little Chinese restaurant is in the shopping center at the corner of PCH and Crenshaw just down from Trader Joe's. We figured the food must be good cause there were only Chinese people eating in there. The menu is basic and the service is good for a Mom and Pop sort of place. Just basic, solid Chinese food.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Nicely appointed, small intimate space, convenient to PCH and Crenshaw. Excellent service. The name of the restaurant is quite apt.

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

When I'm in town, my relatives and I go here at least once a week. The food in this small restaurant is fresh, always cooked to order by Ricky, the owner chef, and very authentic. With enough advanced notice he will cook special dishes like roast suckling pig, steamed Korean melon stuffed with fried black bean spare ribs, whole fish,... More 

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Manhattan Beach, California, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

I love several chef's specialties there: water boiled fish, baked duck, bitter melon beef, and tofu salty fish with diced chicken. Some other lunch special dishes are delicious and authentic. I don't like the Americanized Chinese dishes--the meant are deep fried and seasoned with tons of sources. I usually go there with my Chinese female friends who know the real... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2011

Very tasty authentic chinese food. All the food taste very fresh. Everything we have had on the menu has been very good so far and we have been there five or six times so far. Appears to be small family owned restaurant. Prices are very reasonable.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2008

No MSG! Definitely the place for me. I usually order the beef stew with flat rice noodle soup. Every dishes I have ordered there taste great! except... the roast duck. It used to have really great roast duck, the best around Torrance; however, it changed its quality and the duck no longer look roasted; it looks deep-fried.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2543 Pacific Coast Hwy, Ste B, Torrance, CA 90505-7069
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Torrance
  • Phone Number: 310-539-0323

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: Chinese

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