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North China Restaurant

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113 N Broadway, Santa Maria, CA 93454-4412
+1 805-925-3705
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lo mein” (3 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
113 N Broadway, Santa Maria, CA 93454-4412
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I find prices in SM a tad high for the populous, but the portions are generous and fare is tasty. Wish they had true Hong Kong style squid chow mein with white sauce, but it is hard to find anywhere I go. Servers are young...More

Thank Rockdiva5
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

Located in downtown Santa Maria, North China is the place for Chinese food. Parking can be a pain but it's worth it.

Thank Mark H
Reviewed April 24, 2018

My first meal in my new home town on moving day and my birthday! Staff gave me extra cookies to celebrate my day, I was so tired I could hardly function. The food was very nice and tons of it. Cozy little place on Broadway.

Thank Candy M
Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

Benchmark Traditional Chinese $$ North China is a Santa Maria standard. Very little changes here, and that is a good thing. Zero ambiance and who needs it? Clean, inviting, acceptable noise level. Friendly and considerate service; one or two staff struggled a bit with take-away...More

Thank Franklin W
Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

So my wife and I love to travel and try different Chinese restaurants, and when we stayed in Santa Maria this one had great reviews. We ordered : chicken chow main ,orange chicken, Mongolian beef , egg rolls ,fried cheese wontons... we ate the Mongolian...More

Thank david r
Reviewed March 20, 2018 via mobile

If you are local or just visiting the area, you have to try this restaurant. By far the best Chinese food I’ve had. They have many vegetarian dishes which is great! My favorite is the kung pao tofu!! The staff is very attentive and sweet....More

Thank Chondra L
Reviewed February 20, 2018 via mobile

I visited this restaurant based on a review here in Trip Advisor. When I arrived to place my order I was directed to a separate seating area set aside especially for those ordering take out. Nice seating with a television playing in the background. I...More

Thank Ben A
Reviewed February 15, 2018 via mobile

I've probably given a review about North China before and I would continue to give it 5 stars after my visit on Valentines Day!! We ordered the dinner for 2 plus an extra order of the cashew chicken. Our servers were very friendly and helpful...More

1  Thank Kathleen S
Reviewed January 21, 2018

Freshest possible, local sourced veggies always cooked properly (slightly crunchy, not over cooked). A good selection of standards, properly prepared for American tastes. Service slow because always fresh cooked...No stream table dried meats! Costs more but worth it as serving size is large and quality...More

Thank rabsonbar1
Reviewed January 21, 2018 via mobile

Mike at North China always takes care of his customers and the food is delicious and locally grown and the service is always home Town Great

Thank Mark S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, 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: +1 805-925-3705
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