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Hot Wok Bistro

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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
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POPULAR ITEMS
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Pot Stickers
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Chinese Chicken Salad
Shredded chicken, crisp lettuce, crunchy rice stick noodles, peanuts, sesame oil, and salt.
7
Won Ton Soup
Plump wontons simmering in a light chicken broth with tender bok choy.
8
Chow Mien
Soy sauce, crunchy celery, crisp bean sprouts, cabbage, carrots, and onions with your choice of protein.
7
Mixed Vegetable Stir-Fry
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Try take out every time I am in town. Had the Kung Pow shrimp crispy. Decadent and good. Fried rice not at all greasy. My go to in the Bay Area.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank tim j
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great food with an exceptional menu. A lot to choose from and all very tasty. You can choose how hot and spicy you would like. Service is very quick, especially takeout. People are incredibly nice and friendly.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Trek666279
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well they have sign on window, that says Pass so the Health Department feels it's safe to eat here. Was recommended by hotel clerk, cannot say I would return again food was average nothing great.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank marialoscabos7
Reviewed February 12, 2019

Small family run business that's been there for years. I've been going there since it opened. It's hidden away next to the freeway on the border of San Mateo and Burlingame. The food is always hot and just freshly made. Inexpensive and good. Try the...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Eccomarco
Reviewed December 12, 2018

Tucked away in a residential area on the border of San Mateo and Burlingame is this wonderful Chinese restaurant. Never fails to disappoint. Their orange sesame chicken and beef stew are their specialties. Worth a stop and right off the 101.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Kamaina2014
Reviewed November 12, 2018

We met family here who was staying near SFO. It's easy location close to 101. Street parking only. We made a reservation for Sunday night at 5 which was good as the restaurant was very crowded. The menu is an interesting format. Meat/fish is listed,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank NapiliR
Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

Had Dinner on Wednesday Night, After a long day of flying ordered a pot of tea and order of pot stickers and chicken with green beans and brown rice. Pot stickers were under cooked and doughy and chicken was dry and chewy Said something to...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed May 6, 2018

I have been eating lunch at Hot Wok Bistro for over 10 years. Their sister restaurant, Hot Wok Bistro Too in San Carlos is also excellent. The family that owns these restaurants is extremely friendly and service oriented, but most importantly, their food is delicious,...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank arbrebleu
Reviewed January 26, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant has high reviews so we wanted to try something different than our usual which was Lai Lai in Millbrae. The food was better quality but only one thing, too salty. Everything we had, broccoli beef, chow main, shrimp, won ton soup, excellent. For...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Mauro1990
Reviewed October 30, 2017 via mobile

Original Chinese food, excellent food, superb service. Great starters: soup and the spring rolls, and awesome chicken dishes: sweet and sour chicken, and cashew chicken.

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank amitb345
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