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Tao San Jin

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5867 Lone Tree Way Ste A, Oakley, CA 94513
(925) 777-1883
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

We have visited this restaurant many times for many years. I love their crab puffs. We like to order to go the chicken salad. Just enough for like lunch or dinner. The service is quick and pleasant. The prices are a little high for real frequent visits.

Thank Shari A
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

Good food.but bad customer service. To slow n they don't take care the customers. .wait a long time for just water

Thank Lisa G
Antioch, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Look, this may not be the most authentic place ever, but they definitely know their client base. When I think of Chinese food, this is always my #1 pick. I've tried other places in the area and they just don't compare. They may be a bit more expensive, but I believe TSJ is very much worth it. I've always gotten... More 

Thank Jen M
Antioch, California, United States
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140 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2016

We have been going to TSJ for about 16 years, first in their now closed Antioch location and now in Oakley. The food is excellent. Their service is the best. They have quite a following in the local area. I personally have never gotten an item that I was not happy with.

Thank Randy B
Oakley, California, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016

This was our favorite Chinese restaurant when my husband and I lived in Oakley. The family who owns it is friendly and accommodating. I would leave a bottle of gluten-free soy sauce there and they would make my dishes specially for me. If I tried to order something they couldn't make gluten free, Lillian would always let me know. The... More 

Thank Peggy F
Antioch, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2016

We had 8 people for lunch today and we got eight different meals and had enough for everyone to eat til they were stuffed and had three containers left over to take home. We only paid $100 including the tip!

Thank Linda W
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015 via mobile

Great food! Only recommendation is to have booths rather than have tables too close together. The waiters are hard workers! The food (especially the crab puffs and sesame chicken) are terrific! Highly suggest it!

Thank SusanM32
Brentwood, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

This is our favorite place to go for Asian food. I love the Singapore Noodles. My husband loves to order take-out. He loves the Kung Pao Chicken and Beef Chow Fun.

Thank 656francesw
Rio Vista, California
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196 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 via mobile

I ate here with a table of seven other friends. I have no complaints about the food or service and also no raves. I can't tell the difference between one Chinese restaurant and another as they all seem to have the same heavy food and sauces and the same menu - none of which we had anything like any of... More 

Thank Crt1943
Antioch, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

Not as good as their old Antioch location was. They over crowd the tables so it's hard to get around without disturbing the other dinners. Bathrooms need a thorough cleaning around the edges and floors. Service is average to below average. Food is good but not great. I'm very disappointed that my favorite restaurant has fallen so low.

Thank Carosue

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $17
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5867 Lone Tree Way Ste A, Oakley, CA 94513
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakley
  • Phone Number: (925) 777-1883

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