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Green Apple China Bistro

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12265 Ventura Blvd, Ste 112, Los Angeles, CA 91604
+1 818-980-5888
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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37 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

It's weird that this little place off of Ventura Blvd in Studio City is the best Chinese I know of, but it is. Just don't tell anyone because I don't want it to get too crowded. What stands out here if not only the high quality meat in the dishes-no jangly pieces of fatty bad quality chicken or beef here.... More 

Thank Ki P
encino, California
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97 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Its hard to find a Chinese Restaurant that is a step up from the usual in terms of quality. This one does it. We ordered beef and asparagus, where the beef was tender with a generous portion of fresh, tender, perfectly prepared asparagus. The garden shrimp comes similarly hearty. I asked to have the tofu and vegetables prepared MA PO... More 

Thank Rose412
Los Angeles, California
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

I've visited Green Apple China Bistro probably twice a month for 5 years -- and have never had a bad meal or experience. Decor is pleasing, modern, clean and comfortable -- casual but they utilize cloth napkins. You often see the same people as the clientele has built up over time and there are numerous 'regulars' there often. Very friendly... More 

Thank 49Traveler
Studio City
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2016

Tasteless, many ingredients missing in the dishes. I've been a love of Chinese food for over 40 years, I've worked and traveled all over asia. I tell you stay away form this place if you don't want to waste your money and time.

Thank Jose S
Los Angeles, California
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2016

Whilst the food is better than a lot of Chineses, unfortunately, they are in breach of USA standard trading laws. Their online menu does not state whether tax is included in the menu price - as of July 1 2014, this is a necessary requirement, otherwise the price is as stated. Neither do they state anywhere on the menu that... More 

Thank charlie p
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59 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

On food quality, freshness and taste have to give this restaurant a top review. The decor is simple and the ambience ok, but having eaten in NYC in my younger days and having had Chinese food in many cities, the three of us had most enjoyable entrees. The green beans, garlic fried rice, lo mein, were well prepared, perfect temperature... More 

1 Thank chasmore52
Los Angeles, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2015

We recently had dinner at the Green Apple. It was OK, nothing special. The house fried noodles with mixed ingredients were the best dish. Everything tasted fresh. The sweet and sour chicken and orange chicken were both made with the same breaded chicken nuggets that tasted frozen and were dry as cardboard and, except for the sauces, tasteless. This is... More 

Thank Max G
los angeles, United States
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2015

placed an online order last night and received the confirmation email at 9:26 pm. The order was charged to my credit card and we waited for our delivery to arrive. by 10:30 pm we were still waiting. i tried to contact the delivery company that handles their delivery and there was no answer. tried to contact the restaurant but by... More 

Thank Antonia J
Mooresville, North Carolina
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175 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

Eddie Z here again.Originally from Long Island and now in North Carolina,our visit to studio city found us ordering take out from green apple and we were happy we did.from the steamed dumplings to chic& broccoli,and shrimp& veggies ,it was all the best take out Chinese food I've ever had.This place will get another visit from us the next time... More 

2 Thank Ed Z
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2015 via mobile

The food was quick and tasty but nothing special. A little greasy and not top notch but what you'd expect from the cheap prices.

Thank Alisha J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12265 Ventura Blvd, Ste 112, Los Angeles, CA 91604
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles
  • Phone Number: +1 818-980-5888

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