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The Kitchen

279 El Camino Real, Millbrae, CA 94030-2607
+1 650-692-9688
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good54%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“dim sum” (31 reviews)
“tofu skin” (2 reviews)
“bean curd” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
279 El Camino Real, Millbrae, CA 94030-2607
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was a bit hesitant when I walked in this restaurant because it was so crowded, and all the table was filled. Everyone was waiting for the meal. I was surprised when the dishes were presented, they were hot, tasty and fulfilling. I had lots...More

Thank itcheetam
Reviewed 1 week ago

The other ones aren't bad but I kind of like The Kitchen a lot. Authentic Chinese Dim Sum along with the classic dim sum experience. All the standard stuff and more. My friend Sam is joining clients there this evening and they're having geoduck sashimi...More

Thank Terry A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This review is based on my experience for dinner and not the dim sum. I arrived at the kitchen around 10pm after a short flight from Vegas. We were hungry, and we wanted to see what was around to eat that still is open. Long...More

Thank lynhdan
Reviewed 10 January 2018

The hotel recommended this place. And while the food was excellent and good service, everything is served family style. The place was crowded but I was the only solo diner. I was only able to have one entree. I wish I had been there with...More

Thank Secondtimothy
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

We went for dinner on Thanksgiving. They were very busy but we were seated in 10 minutes. The restaurant is very bright and also very noisy. It makes it hard to talk. All the dishes that we ordered were tasty and the Hot & Sour...More

Thank debs0712
Reviewed 20 August 2017

It seems like yesterday.The last time I came to this restaurant was back on January 6, 2015 for lunch with six of my friends. This time was totally different. My wife and I went out to dinner with family of five here. "The Kitchen" at...More

Thank Quasarsoujourner01
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

My sister had raved about this restaurant when she first tried it with friends. We were in the area on the weekend so we decided to try it, too. We ordered 4 types of dimsum, crispy duck, a bowl of steamed rice and pan-fried noodles....More

Thank Travel_Fan2007
Reviewed 18 July 2017

I live in the area. The last time I was here was about 25 years ago. I went with my out of town guest. This place always seems to be busy so I had high expectation. Overall the food quality was okay, not a destination...More

Thank sfosmd
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Met a couple associates for a quick lunch. Cool atmosphere and the food was delivered quickly with nice portion size. Service was very good and would recommend this place.

Thank Silvo62
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Recommended by my friend. The soup is good. The roasted pork is not so good. We ordered bean curd, vegetable,clam with noodle

Thank Jeffrey_Teh_2000
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$50
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
10:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 279 El Camino Real, Millbrae, CA 94030-2607
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Millbrae
  • Phone Number: +1 650-692-9688
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