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Golden China Restaurant

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500 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2218
(805) 772-1838
Today
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Cambria, California
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58 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

I eat heart healthy. I don't like or eat fried foods after my triple bypass, so I asked them to cook my order with saki or light oil. The chef was happy to accommodate me and made me a beautiful dinner, steamed and only lightly sauteed. He was very kind and checked with me to see that the entree suited... More 

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Thank Kac Y
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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103 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Called here by chance on a one night stay in Morro Bay. Restaurant looked clean and staff very friendly. Good choice on the menu. Food service was quick and well presented. Tasty food at a reasonable price. Would go back again.

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Thank Susan J
Morro Bay, California
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

Golden China is da BOMB! Their food is unlike any other Chinese food I have ever had. Fresh and delicious! Their buffet is fantastic! Their take out portions are very big too! They do not use MSG, and Grace, the manager is a sweet heart!

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Thank Candy C
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

We ordered this for delivery to our hotel. It came in a timely fashion but food was missing and the brought us drinks different from what we ordered.

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Thank Brenda R
Port Ludlow, Washington
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76 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016

Exhausted from a county wide antiques forage, I made the mistake of ordering appetizers and beef with black mushrooms to go. Don't order to go. The appetizers tasted like they had been sitting around for weeks, the beef and black mushrooms only slightly better. This was voted the best Chinese food place in SLO county, but I have no idea... More 

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Thank Lynda L
Fresno, California
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2016

The locals love this place, and i have been there 3 or 4 times. The buffet is great. Its good for families, vacationers alike. God value for your money

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Thank Furiousweeniedog
California's Wine Coast Country, California
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2016

This is a very typical buffet. The people are friendly the food is good. I took a couple of Chinese exchange students to eat here and they were happy. It is basic but friendly.

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Thank Jeffrey G
Central California
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109 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015

Golden China has been at this location over 20 years because they serve good food & have great service. The buffet is reasonable and has so many choices. The menu is varied and has something for everybody.

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Thank SKSA
Taft, California
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2015

Excellent Chinese buffet, about $10, good quality, good selection. Can order from menu. Never been crowded midweek.

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Thank UncleNormy
Riverside, California
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947 reviews
590 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 269 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015

Very nice family owned business. Located right on the waterfront. Service is good. Quickly seated, order quickly taken, steady refills on drinks. The buffet has numerous items considering the size of the restaurant and the size of the crowd. Dishes range from salads to main course items and desserts. Unfortunately, many of the items on the buffet were there too... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Sushi
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442-2218
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Morro Bay
  • Phone Number: (805) 772-1838

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