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Chinese Friends Restaurant

984 N Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90012-1707
+1 213-972-9089
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good38%
  • Average19%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
984 N Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90012-1707
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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

found ourselves in chinatown and decided to look for a new place. chinese friends popped up a 4.6 stars. let's go. walked in door and ill give them a 0 for atmosphere. ordered food. nothing solid just average. one thing is we were the only...More

Thank 64patrica
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Situated a short walk from the Chinatown METRO stop is this old venerable Los Angeles Chinese eatery. Been here since the '70's apparently. The décor and furniture were exactly the low key functional variety you'd expect from a good Chinese restaurant. And not a chopstick...More

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Visited this place hoping for tasty authentic Chinese food based on the reviews but left disappointed. The restaurant itself is on the edge of Chinatown, it's a simple place but service was okay (usual no smile service that you get in Chinese places, probably a...More

Thank GNorbi
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is all the way at the end of the main strip of China Town but the wait of walking past numerous restaurants was worth it. The food was so tasty. I wish I could have taken some back with me on the plane....More

Thank supacrystal
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Ssssssshhhhhhhh!     I'm about to share with you one of my favorite watering hole and Best kept secret but promise me to keep it among ourselves.    I've discovered this place when I used to work in DTLA/downtown Los Angeles in the early eighties when...More

2  Thank Africa7777
Reviewed 17 August 2016

This place has been around since I was a child. Hell, I even remember the host that sits you down. She's seen all my romantic endeavors come and go. She's seen all the people I've took there. The gentleman that charges you when you leave...More

Thank Hector H
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

A small restaurant, green tea served quickly as indeed our order appeared almost as fast. Unfortunately, the food was bland, chicken had much the same flavour as the pork, and the bok choy came with a glutinous but almost tasteless sauce. It was cheap by...More

Thank Jin6x
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is in Chinatown which was great so we could shop before and after we were stuffed. The food was delicious, fresh, hot and quickly served. As you are seated they serve you hot tea which was fun. My family of five ate; shrimp...More

Thank Andi D
Reviewed 12 January 2016

Great Food. Real Chinese. Parking is free with a validation (an hour). Restaurant is very small and very casual.

Thank LinchyTica
Reviewed 29 December 2015

Christmas Eve with Chinese friends at a friends house in LA. I am so happy that our friend choose Chinese friends for Christmas Eve take out food. The food was absolutely delicious and full of flavour. The rice was light and fluffy and the other...More

Thank CambridgeConciergeCo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 984 N Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90012-1707
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Central L.A
  • Neighbourhood: Central L.A
  • Phone Number: +1 213-972-9089
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