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China Cafe

2236 Carmel Valley Rd. (Via Borgia) Send to Phone
858-793-8478
Unpretentious, authentic Chinese food with a view in Del Mar.


Cuisine

Open
Lunch & Dinner daily
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Operations may be disrupted due to COVID-19. Be sure to contact the restaurant to find out its current status and offerings.


China Cafe Restaurant Review

: This small, modest restaurant offers dishes representing various regional Chinese cooking styles: Hunan and Szechuan, Peking (Mandarin), Canton (Cantonese) and Shanghai. We like sitting out on the heated patio overlooking the Del Mar lagoon while sharing platters of sesame chicken, Mongolian beef and spicy Imperial lobster. There are a number of good noodle and chow mein dishes on the menu as well, such as the shrimp chow mein or house chow mein.





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