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Yet Wah Restaurant

1236 4th St, San Rafael, CA 94901-3009
+1 415-460-9883
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good48%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible2%
30 Jan 2017
“Good food, don't order online!”
12 Jan 2017
“Dim Sum in San Rafael”
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
1236 4th St, San Rafael, CA 94901-3009
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Reviewed 7 May 2014

We stopped here looking for something light to eat for dinner. The waiter was very helpful, since one of us has a gluten alergy. We tried 3 of their soups and a couple of appetizers and shared a single dinner. Everything was very good and...More

1  Thank Thomas K
Reviewed 26 January 2014 via mobile

We enjoyed several of the many entrees offered and each one we would order again. The Garlic Chicken was full of cloves of garlic. The Lemon Chicken was delightful. It's easy to find and they are friendly and fast.

2  Thank Rosalyn D
Reviewed 23 January 2014

Quiet setting for Sunday lunch Chinese food very good We were hoping for dim sum but didn't research thoroughly enough to know that their dim sum menu is quite limited. Food quality and service were good enough that it didn't matter!

1  Thank sarchmom
Reviewed 28 October 2012

They make pot stickers like no one else! Service was excellent, almost as good as the food. The kitchen staff is awesome. I had a dish made for the staff and told the owner they should put it on the menu. He laughed and said...More

3  Thank shelagh461
Reviewed 24 September 2012

Tasty food. Enjoyed the evening. Nothing to go wow about but above average the usual Chinese food place.

Thank docLosAltos_CA
Reviewed 12 June 2012

There was a cockroach in our Mongolian beef dish tonight. Instinct made us want to vomit and walk out, but we were courteous and stayed to eat the pot stickers and chow mein (after careful inspection beforehand!). They owners were present and were generous enough...More

Thank maga18
Reviewed 24 May 2012

We probably eat take out from Yet Wah about 3 times per month. It is our "go to" chinese delivery place. We eat at the restaurant occasionally. Food is great. The service is usually very good. It isn't cheap but it is convenient and good...More

3  Thank rhctraveler
Reviewed 6 April 2012

Truly one of the best Chinese restaunts in San Rafael. Get the Honey Walnut Prawns. Very good.

3  Thank Jacqueline S
Reviewed 2 February 2012

I eaten here on and off for the last 10+ years. More often than that, I've picked up food to go. I've never been particulary comfortable eating there as the space is off-putting and the service tends to be awkward. I keep coming back, however,...More

3  Thank Peter B
Reviewed 27 July 2011

My wife and I have loved Yet Wah for the past 3 decades. But unfortunately, with the current economy, many restaurants are cutting corners - Yet Wah in San Rafael is no exception. I remember when the quality of takeout food used to be the...More

Thank haskins02
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1236 4th St, San Rafael, CA 94901-3009
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  San Rafael
  • Phone Number: +1 415-460-9883
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