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Mandarin Gourmet - CLOSED

420 Ramona St, Palo Alto, CA 94301-1707
+1 650-328-8898
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor25%
  • Terrible0%
25 Aug 2014
“Used to be much better”
7 Jun 2014
“Great place for a special dinner with friends”
Restaurant Hours Closed
420 Ramona St, Palo Alto, CA 94301-1707
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Reviewed August 25, 2014

I used to work in Palo Alto and came here frequently for lunch and enjoyed the food and service. Not so this time My colleague had arrived early but wasn't approached until we arrived. We had the lunch specials but the hot and sour soup...More

Thank CMcD77
Reviewed June 7, 2014

The atmosphere is more refined than a typical Chinese restaurant. It's true the waiter had some trouble understanding my friends drink request, but that's because he ordered a cocktail. stick to the menu and you'll be fine. We had the Phoenix Seafood Delight which arrived...More

Thank Marina R
Reviewed March 20, 2013

Team lunch, we were 7 people and we had to waaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaait for a long time to get the food. Person who attended us was old and little annoying. He was not so polite, did not understand a lot of what we asked and was not...More

Thank Amit G
Reviewed November 5, 2012

We have not been in this restaurant for years as the one in Cupertino is closer to us. The food was great it tasted much better than in Cupertino and the menu offered more choices. However, the service was extremely slow, albeit the people were...More

Thank Simon7382
Reviewed October 21, 2012

I love this spot, I believe the first time I came here was in '91. I loved it then and I love it now. My usual dishes are sesame chicken, changsa chicken, mandarin beef, and their hot and sour soup which varies but when they...More

Thank PeterinTO
Reviewed September 13, 2012

The food and service was excellent. A wonderful variety and every morsel was delicious!!! We highly recommend it and will eat there again on our next visit.

Thank tishlangdon
Reviewed September 10, 2011

This is where we go to celebrate! My husband takes his clients here, and they all come back and bring their families to celebrate. When visitors come to town, we take them here. The food is exquisite (try their Honey Walnut Prawns, and the gingery...More

1  Thank GodMat
Reviewed August 14, 2011

The chicken salad had no coriander and was drowned in vinegar, no crispiness at all, very disappointing. We had the kung pao noodles they were overcooked and bland. The mushu vegetable crepes were very thick but otherwise ok. We won't be going back.

Thank sherlock1954
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 9:15 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:15 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:15 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:15 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:15 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:15 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:15 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 420 Ramona St, Palo Alto, CA 94301-1707
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Palo Alto
  • Phone Number: +1 650-328-8898
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