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North China Restaurant

113 N Broadway, Santa Maria, CA 93454-4412
+1 805-925-3705
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
113 N Broadway, Santa Maria, CA 93454-4412
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I visited this restaurant based on a review here in Trip Advisor. When I arrived to place my order I was directed to a separate seating area set aside especially for those ordering take out. Nice seating with a television playing in the background. I...More

Thank Ben A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've probably given a review about North China before and I would continue to give it 5 stars after my visit on Valentines Day!! We ordered the dinner for 2 plus an extra order of the cashew chicken. Our servers were very friendly and helpful...More

1  Thank Kathleen S
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Freshest possible, local sourced veggies always cooked properly (slightly crunchy, not over cooked). A good selection of standards, properly prepared for American tastes. Service slow because always fresh cooked...No stream table dried meats! Costs more but worth it as serving size is large and quality...More

Thank rabsonbar1
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Mike at North China always takes care of his customers and the food is delicious and locally grown and the service is always home Town Great

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

The owner is so friendly as well as all the staff. It’s family owned and everything is made from scratch! They have many amazing vegetarian versions of classic Chinese recipes. Love, love love this place!!!

Thank Chondra L
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

My family and I came to this restaurant for dinner with my Uncle who is local to the area. He told us this was the best Chinese food around. He was not wrong! Although the restaurant was very crowded for a Saturday evening, we didn’t...More

Thank cathie1010
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Fabulous food, way too much food and a bit of a wait. Very busy place because of the food, service was good.

Thank Kathy H
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

We had General Tso chicken (dry and bland), shrimp with garlic, onions, peppers and water chestnuts (OK), and green beans in pork sauce (pretty good). The hot tea was not hot. The service was prompt and efficient, including boxing up the leftovers. (On the positive...More

Thank CaliTexan22
Reviewed 4 October 2017

My family has had many very good dinners at the North China Restaurant. Our children were first introduced when they where under 10 years old and now they are near their 40's. My folks really enjoy the food as well. Never a bad meal, always...More

Thank Slobull
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

We came here on a recommendation and we were not disappointed. My husband had the Mongolian Beef and I had the Pork Chow Mien. Each came with sweet&sour soup and a fried wonton and egg roll. The service was quick and courteous. The Mongolian Beef...More

1  Thank Kathryn L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 113 N Broadway, Santa Maria, CA 93454-4412
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Maria
  • Phone Number: +1 805-925-3705
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