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Mandarin Chinese Restaurant

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1675 Trancas St, Napa, CA 94558-3323
+1 707-224-8507
11:30 - 21:30
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Mon - Wed 11:00 - 21:30
Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 21:30
Sat - Sun 11:30 - 21:30
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Kathmandu, Nepal
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Napa isn't known for Chinese food, but we found our dishes surprising good. Veggies were bright and not overcooked. We had an unusual shrimp, scallop, tofu and calamari hot pot, the shrimp with lobster sauce and vegetarian egg foo young. All quite good, and the service attentive. Pleasantly surprised - we'll be back!

Thank JoC224
Napa, California
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50 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016

I do not know how many times this has changed hands and it never seems to get better. The food is ok, I really wanted to like this place. Maybe a total change needs to happen - like a barbecue joint.

Thank Mitch B
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154 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

We were craving Chinese and have been to every other Chinese restaurant in town. Read the other TA reviews so we were hoping for something different. Portions were ok on the 5 entrees we ordered, but very greasy and not very flavorful. Sent the rest home with my college son.

Thank oenothene64
Sacramento, California
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121 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

Big resturant with decor, waited to be seated, was quite when we went in, but the food was great, my favourite eggplant came out perfect. Great selection of wine and tea

1 Thank Pravin A
Berkeley, California
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48 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 January 2016

Love this place. Had the lunch specials, eggplant and my friend the shrimp. This place is quite good, will be back. Cannot wait to try more dishes. They say there are no good Asian restaurants in Napa, ha!

Thank Adriana L
1 review
Reviewed 16 August 2015

Returning from an out-of-town trip, it was almost 9:30p when my friend and I came to Mandarin Chinese Restaurant. We were very hungry! Their door was open, so we went in even though we thought they would probably turn us away. The waiter warmly greeted us, and seated us. People were at two other tables when we arrived, but left... More 

Thank Robert P
napa, ca
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53 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2015

When we drove up to the restaurant after making a difficult u-turn to get there, the place was busy. So busy, I thought it had to be good....Wrong! The service was slow to non-existent and order sat out so long it became luke warm. The food portions were small and I had a rubber band in my chow mein. When... More 

Thank hudds5
San Jose, California
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2013

Be careful when paying cash for your meal at this restaurant. I took my family of five to dinner here on 12/5/2013. The bill came to $65.00 to which I handed the waitress $80.00 cash for payment. Since I was expecting $15.00 cash back for my bill, I sat there patiently waiting for her to come back to me. After... More 

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Hamilton, Bermuda
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72 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 184 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2013

Overall - Great quality, fresh ingredients, and ample servings of everything - A great spot to dine in Napa when looking for authentic Chinese - Lots of parking - Plenty of room for all party sizes, with booths for couples and groups of 4, to the usual round tables for larger groups, and nice window seating too - Happy, genuine... More 

Thank Carol8131111
Springfield, Oregon
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82 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2013

Chinese menu in the restaurant with a full bar attached as well. I was disappointed not having Barbequed Pork on the menu, but the chicken dish was well prepared. All items are ala carte.

Thank Rainbows4Sale

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1675 Trancas St, Napa, CA 94558-3323
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Napa Valley  >  Napa
  • Phone Number: +1 707-224-8507

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?