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North China Restaurant

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113 N Broadway, Santa Maria, CA 93454-4412
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tue - Sat 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Santa Maria, California
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Right to the point; I've been coming here since I was a little girl, and my family and I do not eat Chinese food from anywhere else other than here. My family that visits from L.A. do not leave Santa Maria without stopping and eating here first. Never disappoints. Thank you to the owners for all these years and never... More 

Thank Debzters
Santa Maria, California
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We eat at this restaurant very often. Original Chinese Food that tastes great with a variety of dinners on the menu.

Thank pilkingt3
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We've lived in Santa Maria for a long time and somehow just found out about North China. Every meal we've had here is fantastic. The food is fresh, the flavors are amazing, and we have never been disappointed. The service is very fast and friendly. It's definitely one of our go to places for dinner and some of the best... More 

Thank Tarquinator
Orcutt, California
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68 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Excellent, spicy, quickly prepared Chinese food was found at the North China. Our servers did a fantastic job of keeping our glasses full, checking to see that everything was all right without being overbearing. Yes, the price could be a bit high but you get what you pay for. I strongly recommend the Mongolian beef, it was outstanding. Take a... More 

Thank tritipisgood
Santa Maria, California
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50 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So many plugs by regulars got us to finally try this modest looking spot, and we are so glad we finally did. Warm welcome, charming atmosphere, packed house and all on a Tuesday night. The owner greeted us and apologized when we had to wait a whole 5 minutes for a table. Waitresses hustled and food was served promptly. And... More 

Thank LadyFree2B
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

I went there for two people. The service was exceptionally good, the waitresses kept asking if you need anything, or take your order, one after others. I think they do not have a waitress per table, but rather whoever not busy, would attend customer. Not to mention the waitress are young and pretty. The food was ok. I would say... More 

Thank twanie
Santa Maria, California
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21 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

I have tried this restaurant several times and remain unimpressed. Recently my wife asked for Chinese food as her lunch choice. Since we were in town, I suggested North China. She ordered Sesame Chicken and I ordered the equivalent of Beef in Spicy Garlic Sauce, a common Chinese entre. Hers was way over seasoned as was mine with none of... More 

Thank Dan C
Santa Maria, California
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36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

In my opinion North China had the best Chinese food in Santa Maria. Their portions are generous. Their food is always fresh and delicious. It's always served hot and with a smile. Love this place and highly recommend it to anyone wanting a great meal.

Thank LizzyF
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43 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

Visited this place on a golf trip to the area. Excellent food and pleasant servers. I would recommend to anyone.

Thank Kevin2001969
Santa Maria, California
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

Every I have enjoyed this place. Awesome food! Great service! Prompt and friendly! Always a pleasurable experience! We get the dinner for 8- or sometimes 10- and never fails that we have left overs!

Thank Mchata1

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 113 N Broadway, Santa Maria, CA 93454-4412
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Maria
  • Phone Number: 805-925-3705

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?