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220 W Layton Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53207-5926
414-744-3399
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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48 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Love the San Dong fried rice and all of the soups and noodle dishes. Dinning in is ok but we mostly do take out.

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2 Thank Kari G
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015 via mobile

Ordered the Broccoli with Chicken dinner to share with my wife. Asked for it to be made with mild spice because even though I enjoy some spice, my wife doesn't. When delivered, it was so spicy that neither my wife nor I were able to eat it. When I brought this to the attention of the counter person, I was... More 

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Bay View, WI
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156 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

This is my husbands favorite place to order take out. Huge menue and everything we have tried is good. Absolutley love the Hot and Sour Soup!!

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Thank MurWI
Oshkosh, Wisconsin
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71 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Our son was craving Happy Wok and we could not find either that or Panda Express near our hotel. We stopped in San Dong Express and were pleasantly surprised with the quality and quantity of the food. The staff will explain the entrees to you, if you have questions. Definitely will recommend this restaurant to others, don't be discouraged by... More 

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1 Thank Karen C
Longboat Key, Florida
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401 reviews
288 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

Well priced, owned by the same family for many years and each meal cooked after order is placed, San Dong is plain on the outside and fantastically fresh on the inside. Be adventurous and try a noodle dish on the back of the menu. The owners will help you select something delish and served in a beautiful bowl (big as... More 

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1 Thank DrMike60
Bay View, WI
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156 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

Have eaten at San Dong Express numerous times. We love pretty much anything they make. Love the hot & sour soup!!

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Thank MurWI
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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55 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

Family owned, friendly staff, mama is often at the register and papa is often your chef. Cooked up right in front of you, with the freshest ingredients! The sauces are different, probably from the owner's Korean background, and it makes a difference. I have been all over the US...east coast, the south, west coast and Canada. This is The Best... More 

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1 Thank Dale R
Saint Louis, Missouri
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013

We had a hankering for some Chinese food while staying in Milwaukee and decided on San Dong. I ordered the San Dong Rice and the sweet and sour chicken, while my wife ordered the hot braised chicken and an order of rice as well. We also ordered two orders of Crab Meat Rangoon. Let me just say that the fried... More 

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Twin Falls, Idaho
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2012

The place sure doesn't look appealing but the food is awesome. If you are staying at a hotel make sure to ask for a plate and plastic ware . If what you love is not on the menu- ask and you shall receive. I did.

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1 Thank Lillian C
Racine, Wisconsin
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78 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2012

You come here for food that you need to be made quickly. The owner is half Chinese and half Korean that always looks for the best ingredients to make the food prepared the best he can. It's a family business so they hire a few Mexican cooks to help with the cooking and cleaning as old as the owner is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Asian, Chinese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 220 W Layton Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53207-5926
  • Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Milwaukee
  • Phone Number: 414-744-3399

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