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Full Moon Mandarin Cuisine

429 Alvarado St, Monterey, CA 93940-2710
+1 831-333-1288
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
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“pot stickers” (3 reviews)
“potstickers” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
429 Alvarado St, Monterey, CA 93940-2710
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great lunch specials! Husband had Mongolian beef & I had Kung Pao chicken. Food was fresh & portions large. Service was quick. The dishes weren't spicy enough in my opinion but food is flavorful

Thank obdocSanJose
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Sechuan food is spicy and tasty. Unfortunately, we ordered less spicy dishes. The mu scu was very good. The hot and sour soup was tasty. The chicken and the Buddha delight were fine. Service was very good. Pricing are very reasonable

Thank Yosi B
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Good service in this simple restaurant. The usual extensive menu provided well cooked and tasty food. This is the kind of Chinese Restaurant you would find in most English towns. It made a departure from "burger land" food.

Thank oneh
Reviewed 5 July 2017

small portion of food, does not worth the price this restaurant does not provide steam rice with entree like other chinese restaurant, customer needs to buy rice separately not family friendly waitress very rude and bad service worst chinese restaurant in monterey

Thank Alviso A
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Driving back to the hotel from Big Sur we were afraid everything would be closed, as Monterrey seems to act like a small town in the 60's. We were lucky it was only 930pm, and most places or grills had closed. We were hungry from...More

Thank 1alwaystraveling
Reviewed 11 December 2016

Dined at Full Moon two nights in a row. Great food, service and hospitality. Found the moo shu pork, walnut shrimp, orange beef and pot stickers especially good. Jack really made us feel welcome, can wait to return.

Thank RandyChamberlain
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

We went there last night even though the bad reviews were quite specific. Big mistake! The 'tea' was just brown water with no tea in it. We ordered the veggie mu-shu which was that brown indistinguishable mush overcooked that I know all of us have...More

Thank Rcarlkahn
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Full Moon used to be a respectable but unremarkable American-style Chinese restaurant, and had rather left my radar as a result. But on a recent visit, what a change! Apparently in response to the recent influx of Chinese tourists into the area, they've added a...More

Thank Joe M
Reviewed 19 October 2016

If you want a great coffee or tea, this is the place to be! They are near the Golden State Theatre. I brought my Service Dog in & had no problems. There were people just outside with dogs as well. Great service & very friendly...More

Thank TravlinWoman
Reviewed 5 October 2016

First walk in had a couple of customers. As time passed and it got later in the the evening more people arrived. We arrived around 5:30 pm on a sunday. We were seated immediately and given ample time to go over the menu. We were...More

Thank Luclu23
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$8 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 429 Alvarado St, Monterey, CA 93940-2710
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Monterey
  • Phone Number: +1 831-333-1288
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