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Tommy's Wok

Mission Street, between Ocean & 7th, Carmel, CA 93921
+1 831-624-8518
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pot stickers” (11 reviews)
“chow mein” (10 reviews)
Open Now
4:30 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Mission Street, between Ocean & 7th, Carmel, CA 93921
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

They have the best Chinese food we have ever eaten. The small serving of wonton soup was plenty for two. It was full of vegetables, very large shrimp, strips of pork, and beautiful pea pods. Both of our entrees were attractively arranges on the plates....More

Thank Anitra F
Reviewed 8 November 2017

We found Tommy's by accident after looking for an ATM and a toilet!! It was reasonably quiet (5 pm on Sunday) and we came back an hour later to find it packed with locals. Having put our names on the clipboard (top tip!) we waited...More

Thank Bluedotih40
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Hoping to find a delicious local chinese food place in Carmel by the Sea. For that matter, hoping to find one within10 miles of Carmel-by-the-Sea! Didn't find it here. Tiny place. Small tables close together. Paper thin napkins. So-so service and unappetizing food. Neither the...More

Thank CinderellaDearest
Reviewed 11 October 2017

We spent one night in Carmel and were looking for something different. We hadn't had chineese food in a while and found Tommy's Wok. We ordered orange chicken and sesame beef with fried rice. It was delicious! If I lived closer I would be there...More

Thank Tim R
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The place is very small and was very crowded. That part of California was experiencing unusually hot weather and there is no A/C so it was a little warm for me by the time we were finishing. All four of us in our party enjoyed...More

Thank Linda L
Reviewed 19 September 2017

To be clear this is not a cheap eat - but it is in super expensive Carmel so it seems like one. Very good cooking - full of flavor that is the attraction here. Simple functional location - friendly service.

Thank Alan P
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Small and set back. The ambience is nothing special but the food is tasty, fresh, hot and the service was great.

Thank AshleyW26
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Very good variety of food. There are very few tables but they do a great job packing everything for take out. Tucked back in an alleyway so it takes a bit to find it. The mu shu was delicious.

Thank DaydreaminginDenver
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We had a takeaway one night while in Carmel as we didn't fancy the formality of sitting down to dinner that night. We had a selection of dishes all of which were quite nice. The Hunan Prawns was the best dish by far. The other...More

Thank JAT82
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Perhaps one of the most difficult locations to find on my many travels however perhaps one of the most surprising of establishments I have partaken of. It was amazing! The food was completely worth the search and wait for this small Hole in the Wall...More

Thank Sor4you2nite
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mission Street, between Ocean & 7th, Carmel, CA 93921
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: +1 831-624-8518
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