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Hunan Garden - CLOSED

3345 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306-2804
+1 650-565-8868
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Sep 30, 2016
“Fav Chinese in Palo Alto...”
Sep 6, 2015
“Chinese with some US adaptations ”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
3345 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306-2804
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Reviewed December 11, 2012

I have known the owner, Simon Yuan, for over 30 years. I first met him, and his family, at the Hunan Homes restaurant in San Francisco's China Town (also an excellent restaurant). Simon is not only a great friend, but an outstanding host. He is...More

Thank Tom C
Reviewed December 11, 2012

The boyishly and eternally young Simon will treat you to his classically and deliciously prepared Hunan cuisine at this vintage Palo Alto eatery. The salt and pepper fish is to die for as are his superb potstickers....We have never had a dish we did not...More

Thank G D
Reviewed November 6, 2012

I have been enjoying the food at Hunan Garden for many years. It is a great place and my favorite Chinese Restaurant in the Bay area. Simon the owner host is one of the most pleasant and positive people you will e er meet. They...More

Thank Ted A
Reviewed October 7, 2012

A great place to go! The food is fabulous, the service prompt and friendly. VERY welcoming for children. And reasonably priced. Ate here several times, and am sure to come again!

Thank watergrinder
Reviewed March 11, 2012

I ate here twice, once with about 30 colleagues and then the next night with my sister. The banquet in particular gave me the opportunity to sample many different dishes, and all were just fine. The hot and sour soup, which can be iffy at...More

Thank AnnArborMiBob
Reviewed January 19, 2012

There are many Chinese restaurants in the area, but Hunan Garden is definitely the best. The food is delicious and the staff is always extremely friendly. The business is family run and they always greet us when we eat here, which is often. For reasonably...More

Thank friendofjojo
Reviewed June 25, 2011

Went with a group of 24, ate on the patio. Food was excellent, limited wine selection but very nice New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc, excellent service. Patio is very pleasant. Altogether very pleasant evening.

Thank PickyTraveler26
Reviewed June 18, 2011

Have been coming to this restaurant for years. The food taste and preparation is consistent. Hubby loves the sesame shrimp and veggie hot and sour soup. Kids like the walnut shrimp and veggie chow main. Waiter or owner always willing to make a suggestion.

Thank YAYA014
Reviewed June 12, 2011

The service was terrible. The greeter was rude, the waiter took the cue and was very rude and inattentive. My daughter, the graduate, ordered first and the order never came. When this was pointed out to the waiter, he simply said "then I won't charge...More

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Reviewed November 28, 2008

Average Chinese food. A bit Americanized.

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Restaurant Details

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11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
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  • Address: 3345 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA 94306-2804
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Palo Alto
  • Phone Number: +1 650-565-8868
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