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Sam Woo BBQ Restaurant

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7330 Clairemont Mesa Blvd Ste 103, San Diego, CA 92111-1125
+1 858-505-9888
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good38%
  • Average26%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible10%
Feb 26, 2018
“Roast meat and fast chinese food”
Oct 25, 2017
“A hidden gem with the art of 'wok hei' (锅气) , more than just BBQ”
Chinese, Asian
7330 Clairemont Mesa Blvd Ste 103, San Diego, CA 92111-1125
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Reviewed February 26, 2018

Sam Woo is a fast chinese restaurnat inside the Ranch 99 supermarket complex. They have a take out section which serves the usual roast pork/duck etc. They also have a sit down area that has noodles, rice and cooked dishes. I like the roast meat...More

Thank gzau
Reviewed October 25, 2017 via mobile

Basing my ratings on taste alone. Sam Woo BBQ restaurant is located in the 99 Ranch Market mall in Clairemont Mesa Blvd and they only accept cash. While they serve really good standard Chinese BBQ items such as char siew (叉燒), roasted pork (烧肉) and...More

Thank iluv2eatntravel
Reviewed February 1, 2017

I like to think that I am a courteous and respectful customer, so it bothers me when I don't receive that in return. I have regularly eaten on the takeout side of this restaurant. The food is good for the price. For $5 and change,...More

Thank globalandlocaltravel
Reviewed January 1, 2017

This is a Hong Kong-style cha canteng or cafe and I went there with 3 native Hong Kongers. We had a half a roast duck, some congee or Zhuk with fish, crunchy noodles, and tea with milk or nai ha, a HK staple (like our...More

Thank Kenpasha
Reviewed November 22, 2016

You come to Sam Woo because you're shopping in ranch 99 I like breakfast the best. No, this is not American breakfast, but where else can you get a cup of coffee for $.99

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Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

I love this authentic and unique restaurant, this is an icon on Chinese food just close rancho 99 San Diego, the BBQ pork and roasted duck are so tasty and flavorful, very nice place and excellent prices!!! I highly recommend this place!

Thank arturoaguilar68
Reviewed August 9, 2016

Unassumingly occupying the northeast corner of the small mall attached to 99 Ranch Market, Sam Woo is a restaurant frequented by local Chinese folk, but you don't necessarily need to speak Cantonese to get a good meal (they have pictures on their menu). It helps...More

Thank Nancyuen
Reviewed February 8, 2016 via mobile

The place was clean and decent when I arrived. The service was fine, but I found The food a bit too greasy. Overall it was Ok.

Thank lmelas
Reviewed December 29, 2015

We've been going to this Sam Woo for a decade and we knew this is not a service oriented place, but it has gotten worse - and that is saying a lot. Yesterday surpassed all previously bad service lows, after waiting 10 minutes to be...More

Thank khmetalworkdotcom
Reviewed December 25, 2015

The restaurant is in the back of a 99Ranch Market store. The BBQ Pork is great. One order is plenty for2 people but we get 2 orders to take some home. We had seafood fried rice which was tasty but the rice seems not so...More

Thank xsteves
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7330 Clairemont Mesa Blvd Ste 103, San Diego, CA 92111-1125
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 858-505-9888
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