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Lai Lai Restaurant

334 Broadway, Millbrae, CA 94030-2510
+1 650-692-8898
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good40%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“prawns” (4 reviews)
“pot stickers” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
334 Broadway, Millbrae, CA 94030-2510
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1 - 10 of 37 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Had generals chicken. Heavy on the garlic... Asked for steamed brown rice, received white steamed rice. I did see a lot of great looking food coming out of the kitchen, so it's worth a try.

Thank Tim H
Reviewed 28 November 2016

I've eaten at Lai Lai for years, but this was the first time I ordered ahead for take out. We got exactly what we ordered with large portions and reasonable prices and it was ready when expected. Another great facet for a great Millbrae institution.

Thank Dave_in_Reno
Reviewed 3 November 2016

My family has been going here since it opened and its always great. Lunch specials include soup of the day. Great for dinner. If you have a birthday or event to celebrate this is your place. Jimmy and Gary are the best. The entire staff...More

1  Thank myab672016
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Large portions. Their signature dish General Tao's chicken did not disappoint. All the staff was friendly, especially our server Ally !! Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Jackie P
Reviewed 15 September 2016

We wanted a quick bite since we had early flights the next day. The food was quick & good. The server was just so sweet too.We had the general Tso and salt & Pepper shrimp. They were both huge portions and great tasting. Parking can...More

Thank Idap_tx
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

The food was very good, went with a colleague who had been often and we were no disappointed. Servings were very large so you will not be disappointed, and service was great.

Thank Mick R
Reviewed 3 July 2016

We have been going to this restaurant for over 25 years and this the first time that our order for take out was HORRIBLE. My wife's order was messed up. She ordered mangolian beef and instead was given almond chicken. Unacceptable!! Also my order of...More

Thank Mauro1990
Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

Went with good friend. Started with pot stickers. I had Mongolian beef and it was delicious. Just the right amount of spice. The hot tea was good too. Large portions.

Thank LParnell
Reviewed 8 March 2016

There are a lot of Chinese Restaurant options in Millbrae but Lai Lai has stood the test of time.... it's been here for many many years and the locals still choose it as their spot.... Vintage menu options and great service

Thank TravelingTom1950
Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

Very boring bland no spice or flavor taste like Mama's pot roast P like nursing home food go here service was good though

Thank Dianec C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 334 Broadway, Millbrae, CA 94030-2510
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Millbrae
  • Phone Number: +1 650-692-8898
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