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Great Castle Restaurant

€€ - €€€Chinese, Asian
410 Union Ave, Bakersfield, CA 93307-1434
+1 661-325-3311
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“pot stickers” (6 reviews)
“lemon chicken” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
410 Union Ave, Bakersfield, CA 93307-1434
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1 - 10 of 44 reviews

Reviewed 8 August 2017

This place does not do fancy but they serve some home cooking Chinese style. Nothing looks perfect, but the food tastes "deep" as my husband said. It reminded me of soul food, except is is Chinese. I, too, liked the rough edges and the hearty...More

Thank Adnora
Reviewed 18 March 2017

The pictures posted on the net are great, however we felt the taste experience was not as tasty as the presentation. As regular asian restaurant customers, we felt the taste experience was just ok. An example of the wonton soup. Just one wonton... and it...More

Thank Catguy1
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This restaurant has great items on the menu. I've never had something that wasn't good and the owners are lovely

Thank Lynne W
Reviewed 19 July 2016

They acted like we were an inconvenience, coming into their restaurant. The beef was like chewing rubber. We normally love Chinese food, but not here!

Thank derrillsr
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

We spent $25 and only ate 3 bites a piece. I ordered orange chicken. It was dry, tough and did not taste like chicken. My fiance ordered shrimp chow mein and he said it tasted rotten. This is coming from someone who will eat anything....More

Thank lindsays17
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Almond pressed duck was very good (brings back memories of when this dish was more commonly available) - some people might not like duck, but if you're a fan of duck, try the pressed duck. Also had garlic chicken and mongolian beef - both very...More

Thank jjpresc0tt
Reviewed 1 May 2016

Service is what sets this Bakersfield institution apart. While we didn't inquire about the relationships among the staff, we had they impression that everyone is family and that all are invested in assuring a good experience. Our group of four ordered the Szechuan dinner for...More

Thank Bruce H
Reviewed 25 April 2016

As a Bakersfield local, I have visited Great Castle several times over the years... sometimes with extended family, sometimes with friends. I've heard no complaints about the food, but there might be occasional problems with speed of service on a busy evening. I am no...More

Thank CraigKJ
Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

Great food that we enjoyed with family. We had the potstickers, hot rice soup, tangerine beef, and walnut shrimp. The food was flavorful and was great with the sauces on the side. The service was great and very personable. When driving by Bakersfield we will...More

Thank Garrett M
Reviewed 10 February 2016

We had egg rolls and BBQ spare ribs for appetizers and beef with asparagus and mushrooms and brown rice for the main course. All the food was tasty and served in a timely manner. We found the single order for the main course to be...More

Thank zippo46
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 410 Union Ave, Bakersfield, CA 93307-1434
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Bakersfield
  • Phone Number: +1 661-325-3311
Description
Local Chinese restaurant for over 30 years on Union Avenue, Bakersfield. Great food and better Mai Tai's!!!
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