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Charlie Hong Kong

1141 Soquel Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-2105
+1 831-426-5664
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“noodle bowl” (8 reviews)
“pad thai” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Fast food, Asian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
1141 Soquel Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-2105
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Heard a lot about this funky place and liked the vibe when we walked in but from then on it was downhill. Tables are not cleaned which is poor and the food was ok - the rice stuck together almost could cut it like a...More

Thank Horracks
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Stopped by here for lunch today. Had the sesame chili noodle salad. It was yummy. I had been craving this salad for a couple days. There are many other great choices on their menu. If you like fresh food, healthy choices and reasonably priced food,...More

Thank Jackie L
Reviewed 9 July 2018

There is always a line waiting and there are only a few (?10) seats but the line moves qudickly. You pick your meat, the seasonings, and the sides. All are excellent, good-sized portions, and very tasty, high quality food. It is one of the few...More

Thank _leeheathorn
Reviewed 25 June 2018

I had the Szechuan Mushroom Medley rice bowl. Darn good and I'll have it again for sure. Need a fast delicious lunch, this is the place.

Thank Danny_OI812
Reviewed 29 April 2018

You can hit this place if you're vegan, vegetarian, or even an omnivore. My whole family can eat cheap, healthy, and meet our dietary expectations/needs. It's making me hungry just thinking about it. Their hoisin sauce is the best I've had, and it is equally...More

Thank mel l
Reviewed 28 April 2018

Yum! Everything we ordered was excellent! This one I would definitely recommend if your looking for some delicious alternative to traditional Chinese cuisine.

Thank Lee3L
Reviewed 28 March 2018

Quick and attentive service. We liked the noodle bowls: our top choices for meat were the Hoisin Pork and the Spicy Ginger Beef. For lunch, the Sweet Garlic Tofu sandwich was a small celebration of flavor. On the other hand, not very impressed by the...More

Thank 1KRP
Reviewed 14 December 2017

Neat stop in Santa Cruz. Was busy, but service was fast. You get a rice or noodle bowl and can mix in your favorite meats or vegetables. Fairly inexpensive. Parking is a bit limited. Loved Charlie's Pad Thai.

Thank cheesehead44
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Food was OK, placing the order over the done was a chore. I’m not a local, so I don’t know how common this is, but I was “ number 1 in the que” for 15 minutes! Then, the gentleman answering was obviously frazzled and difficult...More

Thank kk430
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The food is fresh and flavorful. This restaurant should be a Diners, Drive-ins and Dives. While I can no longer eat spicy foods and many of the offerings are spicy, the pho was excellent!

Thank Karen H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1141 Soquel Ave, Santa Cruz, CA 95062-2105
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Cruz
  • Phone Number: +1 831-426-5664
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