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China Panda Restaurant

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272 E Highway 246, Buellton, CA 93427
805-686-9888
Today
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Henderson, Nevada
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86 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the dog with us and the restaurant has no outside seating, so we ordered for take-out. The order was correct, including the omission of garlic from one dish as requested, if a bit slow in coming (although the restaurant did not appear to be that busy). Food was very tasty.

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Thank Arthur S
Long Beach, California
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99 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

We've been here a couple times now and we've enjoyed it both times. Although they have "Mandarin" and "Szechuan"on their sign, we think they do a good job with Cantonese dishes. We haven't had trouble getting a table here on weekends. This time around, we had pork pot stickers, chicken egg foo young, moo goo gai pan, and wonton soup.... More 

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Orlando, Florida
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178 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2016

Very good restaurant.Food is delicious and yes, a lot of food. Service is fast, staff is very friendly and prices are reasonable. They keep the place clean and well decorated.

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Thank Love2travel2222
Varna, Bulgaria
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62 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016

This place was a sudden surprise for us, because we were waiting our friend from Lompoc and when she arrived, we entered the first near-by restaurant. And, we can not complain - everything here was perfect. We recommend it!

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Thank krassie_world_travel
Long Beach, California
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2016

I was the only one seated in the restaurant and expected the staff to be annoyed as it was close to 9 pm. Quite the opposite. The service was terrific and the wonton soup one of the best I've had in a long time. I suspect some ingredients are sourced locally...at least they seemed very fresh to me. I believe... More 

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Thank George H
Los Angeles, California
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33 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2015

My husband and I stopped in here without knowing anything about it before hand. We were so glad we took the chance to try something new. The restaurant is off the main road in a little strip mall. We went on a Sunday afternoon and it was pretty empty, but there was a steady flow of people coming in and... More 

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Thank irsh21
Pukalani
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2015

Found this restaurant in the strip mall next to a Pizza place. The employees are friendly, attentive, & professional. We ate lunch from the lunch specialties. Very good food. They even mixed 2 different types of soup in one bowl for me. I tend to be a "I like it the way I like it" type of person. They didn't... More 

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Thank Benjamin C
SY Valley
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27 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015 via mobile

Some of the best Chinese food this side of San Francisco! Have eaten here often and have never been disappointed! Love the fried noodles and the orange beef - compliment it with a Chinese beer - who could ask for more? Very friendly owner and the wait staff is always attentive. Located a bit off the beaten path in a... More 

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Thank HeidiSY
Buellton, CA
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26 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The best Chinese food in Buellton. Seriously. If you want better you have to go to Solvang, but that's three miles away. So if you want to stay local, this is it. It's always fresh, and I've never had a bad meal there. It's just pricey for the quality and quantity that you get.

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Thank BuelltonLocal
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2013

Great family dining. Food comes out hot and quickly. Friendly staff. Owner, William, often stops by to make sure everything is good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 272 E Highway 246, Buellton, CA 93427
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Buellton
  • Phone Number: 805-686-9888

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