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Golden Dragon Restaurant

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2023 Harbor Blvd Ste A, Costa Mesa, CA 92627-5552
(949) 642-7162
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11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Reno, Nevada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great food grerat and friendly staff. super calafragil;istic expialadoshous... Because I have to wright a frigen 100 character letter to just level up on this crapola!!

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Thank marioncobretti2016
brenagain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I grew up eating at the Golden Dragon. I now order family meals to go from this restaurant. The egg rolls are huge! The Food is Fantastic. Every meal is great.

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Newport Beach, California
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016

The Orange Chicken is the best I have ever had! They are super friendly there and they always great you with a smile.

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Sedona, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2016

A local businessman took me to dinner here. He is a regular there. I understand why. The owners greeted him like a favorite relative and treated me the same way. The food was delicious, authentic, and arrived in very generous portions. Most dishes are suitable for sharing. Their egg rolls were divine. The orange chicken is the best I have... More 

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Newport Beach, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2015

This Chinese Resturant is by far the most authentic Chinese Resturant in Orange County. I had shrimp with Lobster sauce which was truly delicious. I started with the dumpling soup which was the best this side of San Francisco

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Clayton, California
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529 reviews
334 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 188 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015

I had heard that their special egg rolls are amazing, so I thought I would do a takeout order of those, some regular egg rolls, and a mushroom beef dish. The special egg rolls were, indeed, amazing. They are nothing like I've had before. They were battered and deep-fried and filled with meat, shrimp, and vegetables. I think a couple... More 

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Huntington Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

Have been looking in vain for a good Chinese restaurant for several years, after our favorite, The Ruby Palace changed hands and it took a dive for the worse (will never go back there after several tries for it to improve). This is an great find and found it on Tripadvisor. Family run and just really good! Really good sized... More 

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Huntington Beach, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015

Location is convenient for us and we are greeted happily every time we come. Our first visit last year they didn't charge a corkage fee. That was a plus. Food is pretty typical for Mandarin. Our service has been good except once they were interested in something on the t.v. but we were to too so hey all good! Parking... More 

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Irvine, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

The owners greeted me personally and escorted me in. The lunch menu is reasonably priced and the food delicious. The portions are generous and I always have leftovers. I have never had a bad dish. The vegetables are crispy and fresh and the sauces flavorful. The dining area is big and they have large round tables for the family or... More 

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Beaverton, Oregon
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

This is our second visit in two months to this place. Their food is really very delicious and is served piping hot! It is a family run business and the service is so friendly and very attentive. Would recommend this place in a heartbeat for great chinese fare!

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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, Gluten Free
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Delivery, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2023 Harbor Blvd Ste A, Costa Mesa, CA 92627-5552
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Costa Mesa
  • Phone Number: (949) 642-7162

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?