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1401 E Grand Ave, Arroyo Grande, CA 93420-2423
+1 805-489-8780
10:00 - 22:30
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Arroyo Grande, California
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Their fried rice is generally very dry. No longer serving sweet and sour pork, which was my favorite.

Thank James R
Salinas, California
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45 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

The staff was very friendly, and the food was fantastic! My only wish would be that they would bring back the Sweet 'N Sour Pork to the menu.

Thank rabrannon
Carson City, Nevada
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44 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2016

The price, for excellent Chinese food, freshly-prepared and served by friendly folks in a clean setting, is remarkable - remarkably low. The best value for the money.

Thank 96donalds
Arroyo Grande, California
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85 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Food at Panda's is all the same which for the price is pretty good. I prefer going to the Panda in San Luis Obispo, CA

Thank 924larry
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144 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2015

What could be bad about Panda Express? The food is always great and the service at this location is prompt and friendly. The line that forms around dinner time says it all-so go early!

Thank blondeegal
Arroyo Grande
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48 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2015

The Panda Express seems to put new items on their menu now and then. The food is always fresh cooked and priced right and they have pretty good iced tea.

Thank Sweet Irene
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 June 2015

Always fresh, always CLEAN, always friendly and fast. Good value. Plus free entre for completing online survey

Thank Tomhill922
Arroyo Grande, California
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48 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2015

This is a chain restaurant. The food is in warmers and you tell the server behind the counter what you want. Try to go during lunch or dinner time when the food in the trays is freshest. If the tray is almost empty tell them you would like to wait for a fresh one and they will make it for... More 

Thank Arthur M
Arroyo Grande, California
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 June 2013

This Panda Express is clean, has eye-catching décor, and a lot of natural lighting. The Chinese food is fresh and delicious, but the entrees servings can be skimpy. There is plenty of eat-in seating. The employees are friendly and helpful. The location is great with ample parking and other shops nearby.

Thank Travelbug352
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79 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 May 2013

We wanted something a bit lighter, but still tasty. I ordered the Samauri Surf and Turf with brown steamed rice. Amazing! My husband gets two entrees, but after trying mine, we went back two nights later and we both had it. They were very busy the second night and there wasn't much shrimp in the container at the counter, so... More 

Thank CharlesCity_IASuzyQ

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Fast food, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1401 E Grand Ave, Arroyo Grande, CA 93420-2423
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  Arroyo Grande
  • Phone Number: +1 805-489-8780

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?