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Golden Gate Restaurant

1427 E Racine Ave, Ste D, Waukesha, WI 53186
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Ranked #17 of 146 Restaurants in Waukesha
Price range: $5 - $12
Cuisines: American, Chinese
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Reservations
Description: Winner of the "Top 10 Chinese Restaurants in America" 2010 Award, Channel 12's Alist "Best Chinese Restaurant in Milwaukee Area" 2007-2010 Award. Family owned since 1980. Chinese & America Cuisines, Noon Lunch Buffet, Carry-outs, Full Bar and a gift shop.
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New Berlin, Wisconsin, United States
20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

the food is good but not great, average food fair, but the service is very good and the food came quick and hot. it is an average place with better than average food

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Sioux Falls, SD
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37 reviews 37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We went there for lunch and had the buffet. The chicken fried rice was bland. The sweet and sour chicken was good but came with no sauce and the sauce on the table was watery. The crab Rangoon was good. The soy sauce was disgusting. Ours tasted like vinegar. The sugar cookies were okay. Not going back.

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Milwaukee, Wi
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157 reviews 157 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We recently were in the mood to try a different Chinese restaurant than we normally frequent. I checked TripAdvisor and the local paper and both agreed that the short trip to Waukesha might be worth it. I have to agree. This is definitely one of the best Chinese restaurants in the Greater Milwaukee area. We were warmly greeted with a... More

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Brookfield, Wisconsin
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171 reviews 171 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Found in an unassuming strip mall location, this Chinese restaurant produces big time food. At a recent visit we ordered the "Dinner for Four" which included soup, appetizers, and four entrees with a big platter of fried rice for $53. The food was excellent from egg drop soup to wontons, ragoons, huge egg rolls to the various entrees which included... More

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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21 reviews 21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Everywhere I live I'm in search if good Chinese and I move a lot! This place is the best I've ever found. We order or dine in at least twice a month. We've even brought out of state guests here and they are all jealous we have this place so close. The food is beyond amazing, service is always friendly.... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

1 to 5 rating Atmosphere: 2 Service: 2 Food: 2 Food options: 2 Clean: 1 Unfortunately, this place has taken a turn for the worse. Not sure if it is new management or new cooks, but not a memorable experience. Food over cooked and the same quality as grocery store freezer section Chinese. Service was a total joke, had to... More

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Waukesha, Wisconsin
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45 reviews 45 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

This is our favorite in the Milwaukee Metro area. No, in all of Wisconsin. The food never disappoints! We order carry out often, for ourselves and when we have family visiting, as they are close to our home. THey are prompt and priced right. Probably only dine in 1 a year for lunch or dinner.

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Waukesha, Wisconsin
14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

There aren't many chinese restaurants in Waukesha--well, actually, there are quite a few--but none that can even compare to Golden Gate. Their egg rolls are fabulous and every dish I've had has been better than average. Great atmosphere and excellent service complete the experience.

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Waukesha, Wisconsin
15 reviews 15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

We love Chinese food and felt that the food tasted as good as if not better then food we have had in Chinatown in Chicago. My family and I won't go anywhere else for Chinese food.

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Fox Point, WI
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91 reviews 91 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

We eat at the golden gate about every other week. We eat in the large and welcoming bar area which has two large t.v's and Paul the owner and bar tender will turn on whatever you want to watch. The menus is huge with all the Chinese menu items as well as American items as well. If you want something... More

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Additional Information about Golden Gate Restaurant

Address: 1427 E Racine Ave, Ste D, Waukesha, WI 53186
Phone Number: 262-547-2171
Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Waukesha
Average Prices: USD 5 - 12
Cuisine: American, Chinese

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