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398 W El Camino Real Ste 114, Sunnyvale, CA 94087-1398 (Mathilda Ave)
408 736 2828
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Burlingame, California
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77 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Very good Chinese and Vietnamese food and the service is very good too. The place is very nice and ample parking spaces. Good selection of foods.

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Portland, Oregon
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51 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015

I had "mango chicken" and it was one of the more bizarre things I've had. It was a creamy sauce (like cream of mushroom soup) with chicken and mango. The fried rice was about what you'd get at Panda Express but fresher. The decor looked like what you'd see in P. F. Changs, according to the people I was there... More 

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Santa Cruz, California
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 via mobile

Very good food. Attentive service. Nice ambiance. Good lunch menu. Mid-range prices for Silicon Valley. Only real downside is the tiny parking lot. Recommended.

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Boston, MA
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132 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

Although from the outside this place does not overly impress you, they can cook up a storm here. The menu is endless from the all-day Dim Sum options, to vegetables, to fish, to meats and desserts. Some items are clearly Chineses, some are Thai..definitely an Asian fusion place. Most items are for sharing..this is clearly how they expected you to... More 

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Healesville, Australia
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

Wait service a bit slow. Forgot several times our request at the start of our sit down. Food when it did come was hot and very large serves which was great. Party of 3 all enjoyed the meal. Place was overly hot with fans above in the extremely high ceiling did nothing to cool anyone. Tables need spacing away from... More 

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San Jose, California
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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

This is a family favorite since we discovered it about five years ago. Its extensive menu covers every Asian cuisine, its preparations are beautiful and its food is delicious, often surprisingly creative. The prawns with walnuts are especially noteworthy, and its offering of vegan choices is long and varied. The wait staff is pleasant, efficient, unobtrusive and helpful in selecting... More 

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Sunnyvale, California
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68 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Variety of menu options available representing different countries in Asia. Some of our favorites: the coconut soup, any of the veggie options with the fake meat (actually quite tasty, try the faux lemongrass chicken), dim sum. They have mixed drinks for those interested.

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Los Altos, California
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53 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

Tasty dim sum especially Siu Mai, Steamed Pork Buns, Sea Bass Dumplings, and Cream Cheese Crab Puffs. Favorite entrees: Eggplant sautéed in garlic sauce, Chili Chicken sautéed with sweet garlic chili sauce, and the Steamed Sea Bass with ginger and scallions. And lots of vegetarian dishes to try too!

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1 Thank Melanie J
highland park il
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28 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Enjoyed the peking duck. Egg rolls ok. Very nice people running it and many chinese families eating there so very happy to find it

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Sunnyvale, California
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119 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

My family and I love this place to go and and eat and for take out. We go here at least once a month. Everything is always good. We have tried many things on the menu and have not been disappointed. My daughters like the kids noodles and the potstickers. We like the shaking beef, and the thai chicken curry.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20 - $40
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Fusion
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 398 W El Camino Real Ste 114, Sunnyvale, CA 94087-1398
    (Mathilda Ave)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sunnyvale
  • Phone Number: 408 736 2828
Description
Chinese Cuisine with Southeast Asian Influence

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