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101 Noodle Express

1408 E Valley Blvd, Alhambra, CA 91801-5238
+1 626-300-8654
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good51%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
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“beef roll” (12 reviews)
“dumplings” (9 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
1408 E Valley Blvd, Alhambra, CA 91801-5238
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

101 Noodle Express has a nice selection of Taiwanese food and I really like that they are open pretty late. We were able to have a late dinner and the place wasn’t overcrowded. For an appetizer we had the beef tendon dish - delicious! We...More

Thank chickabeegrrl
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

We live their dumplings and green onion pancakes. The green Salsa makes it even more delicious! Also their hours are great.

Thank ckpsgv
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Simply in love with their beef roll. Believe the hype, people!!! Serves 2 people, If you don't order anything else. Serves 4, if you do. It's also perfect for sneaking into the movie theater or taking with you on a road trip/picnic. Oh yeah, their...More

Thank Soundplate
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Love this place and the dumplings. I always go alone as I am on a work lunch and regret that as so many options and only one diner. Do try to the pan fried dumplings, cucumber salad. Take something home - you'll be very happy...More

Thank Judith A
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Nice restaurant for noodles and dumplings. The servings are very decent size and are very tasty and enjoyable. The service is fairly fast and the restaurant is very clean and bright. Not pretentious, but good food.

Thank geotech522
Reviewed 13 June 2016

If you ever go to San Gabriel Valley, you will find many delicious restaurants typically targeted towards a Chinese demographic. One of the restaurants that I recommend is 101 Noodle Express, known for its beef rolls, hand-stretched noodles and a variety of delicious dumplings which...More

2  Thank kndy2099
Reviewed 18 January 2016

Homemade, fresh, delicious and fun to watch. The noodles are hand pulled which is an art unto itself. That means you dont get mass produced, factory dried and boxed, over-cooked soaking noodles. These are already fresh and mosit when boiled, so they dont get sticky...More

Thank Kauai-Biz-Traveler
Reviewed 3 January 2016

This place is always packed with long lines at busy hours. Service is pretty quick and food arrives not too long after ordering. Some of the must gets are their potstickers, beef roll, and beef noodle soup. Their appetizer of pork ear, cold marinated tofu,...More

Thank leep116
Reviewed 21 August 2015

Came here based off reviews and friend referrals. We arrived at 6 on a Saturday night, there was a wait. We signed the clipboard on the wall and waited about 15 minutes. Inside was a little chaotic. We were the only white people in the...More

Thank Nimisis303
Reviewed 16 May 2015 via mobile

My kids wanted something good to eat for dinner so we went to 101 Noodle Express. We were not disappointed! The oxtail noodle has great flavor and the meat is fall off the bones. Choose the hand tossed noodle over the regular ones, its worth...More

Thank Rachelle121
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1408 E Valley Blvd, Alhambra, CA 91801-5238
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Alhambra
  • Phone Number: +1 626-300-8654
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