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Yin Yang Chinese Restaurant

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418 Cerrillos Rd, Santa Fe, NM 87501-2637
12:00 - 20:00
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Sun 12:00 - 20:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 20:30
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 21:00
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Dallas, Texas
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place is in town, in a quirky little shopping center type of building. The food is delicious, they are good at keeping your glass full and your plates moving. I love that the portions are not to big and the prices match. no overwhelming tastes just great food.

Thank Rachel A
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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245 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Nice place in a mini mall . The service was good and so was the food . People love to say not as good as other Chinese places back home etc. I will go back before leaving town .

Thank Terps007
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

My favorite Chinese restaurant in Santa Fe. The only Chinese buffet in town. I love that they include spareribs!! Their Shrimp with Lobster Sauce is 2 meals in itself because of the jumbo Shrimp!! Great service. Great food.

Thank bigeyes0
Pecos, New Mexico
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50 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

I've tried so many Chinese and Asian restaurants for take out in this town. Nothing has been great. Overall, they are the most consistent with what I expect from a typical American Chinese food place. Wonton soup is good. Chicken and broccoli was also not bad at all. Every time I either have lunch there or get take out, it... More 

3 Thank Wendy T
London, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2016

This restaurant is horrible. I don't know how they stay in business. The chicken is fried in fish grease, food is oily, nothing is crisp, vegetables are soggy and service is terrible! Other than that, it's fine.

4 Thank Gail B
Yarmouth, Maine
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

I eat at their lunch buffet from time to time. It isn't outstanding food but it's good. The place is clean, service is fine. Price is reasonable.

2 Thank MusicBook
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We were walking to find something to eat and came across Yin Yang! We loved it. Nice size portions. Good value. We sat by the window and watched people walk by.

3 Thank Janet T
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63 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Perfectly serviceable for a quick and easy meal. We didn't feel like a restaurant tonight, so we bought take-away Mongolian beef and fried rice, say in the plaza. Hit the spot.

1 Thank Steve S
Lake Mary, Florida
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34 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016

In a city of great restaurants, most of which serve the local southwestern cuisine, it was a nice surprise to find a good Chinese restaurant. The food was definitely fresh. We shared a pu pu platter which was a delightful assortment of freshly made (and hot!!) appetizers including ribs, chicken wings, spring rolls and teriyaki beef. Our one entree was... More 

2 Thank Julie M
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Love the garlic shrimp appitizer here. Not sure how good the buffet is anymore as I don't get up early enough to get it. But it used to be really good.

2 Thank M.c. C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
12:00 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 20:30
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 418 Cerrillos Rd, Santa Fe, NM 87501-2637
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Fe>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: 15059869279
Yin Yang Chinese Restaurant welcomes you to dine in Santa Fe's oldest Chinese restaurant. Please join us for our Lunch Buffet, Dinner Dining, or our efficient carry-out service dedicated to our guests

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?