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Golden Bowl Restaurant

124 S Western Ave, Waterford, CA 95386-9210
+1 209-874-3838
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
27 Aug 2018
“Great Chinese food in Waterford”
17 Oct 2017
“Generally good Chinese food.”
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Chinese, Asian
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$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
124 S Western Ave, Waterford, CA 95386-9210
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

Every time we eat here we are very pleased. Good service, good food. We have eaten here with two and a group of eight, service and food always measures up.

Thank CarolB3693
Reviewed July 10, 2018

The food is ok (it's the only Chinese restaurant in town) They have done away with the family dinners so the value is terrible. Little kids can't eat a full dinner so you have to share anyway. What's the point?

Thank Louise S
Reviewed May 16, 2018

When we first went to Golden Bowl 9 years ago, the food and service were great, and the prices reasonable. Ate there today--the prices were outrageous. The three of us didn't have anything fancy--no seafood or meat and just water for drinks--and the check came...More

Thank rk31202
Reviewed October 17, 2017

We have been customers for a number of years. Always good, fresh ingredients which are well prepared if a bit inconsistent due to Chef of the day. Generally good service, however on this visit the service was a little slow. Things forgotten, late ... Price...More

Thank Bob R
Reviewed July 19, 2017

The Golden Bowl really compares with the top Chinese restaurants any where around , there are cheaper ways to get Chinese food in the area , but loving the food there keeps me coming back .

Thank ALMA DUANE B
Reviewed September 24, 2016

Our local Chinese restaurant for dine in and take out. Nothing remarkable but everything is fresh and well prepared. Service is good and wait staff is friendly.

Thank Rick G
Reviewed July 27, 2015

They have a couple of locations, Merced, Hughson and Waterford. I usually go to Hughson. But Waterford is good if you're coming back from the hills or Yosemite. Right on 132. Good fresh food priced well.

Thank Catherine L
Reviewed July 7, 2015

On this visit, we only purchased take out, but I was very surprised by the cost! Expensive compared to most Chinese restaurants. The food was okay, but nothing to write home about. Would probably not go back again despite it's convenient location.

Thank samsonny1
Reviewed February 16, 2014

If You Are On Your Way To The Mountains Or Just Going through Waterford, stop in at the GOLDEN BOWL, Chinese food. GREAT FOOD, very clean AND very nice staff. My wife and I will be stopping very time we come through town.

Thank The1woody
Reviewed August 31, 2012

We really enjoy Golden Bowl! The staff is always very friendly and attentive, and the food is very good!

Thank wannabetravelin2
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  • Address: 124 S Western Ave, Waterford, CA 95386-9210
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Waterford
  • Phone Number: +1 209-874-3838
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