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Mandarin King

1223 N Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-1316
+1 949-494-8992
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“rice” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
Chinese, Asian
€€ - €€€
1223 N Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-1316
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mandarin King Chinese Food has been around for well over thirty-years in Laguna Beach. Locals continue to flock to this place for its authentic and delicious food, as well as the excellent attentive service provided by Glenn(Owner) and his outstanding long serving staff. A shout...More

Thank Matt H
Reviewed 1 December 2017

After eating mostly western dishes for most of our holidays, we needed to get back to our roots and have some Chinese food. The dishes are quite traditional and the menu quite diverse. The restaurant was able to accommodate my vegan no oil diet. The...More

Thank WEI339
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

had a lovely dinner here tonight. A casual and friendly restaurant with really friendly staff. The portions are too much for one person so i would recommend sharing. Great value for money!

Thank AmalDP
Reviewed 19 September 2017

If you are looking for good traditional Chinese food in Laguna- Mandarin King is a great place a few blocks north of town right on the PCH! Service was excellent and most of the food dishes were excellent, particularly the chicken dishes! Prices were very...More

Thank drjeff77
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Went on a Sunday evening about 6:30 with reservations. We were a party of 7 to celebrate my daughter's 10th wedding anniversary. We had the 'family dinners' where they have the basic soup, pot stickers, etc to start, and then add 1 dish per person....More

Thank Terry W
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Lunch price was affordable and plenty of food. Service was good and quick. Was a nice lunch overall.

Thank A55912
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

I used to live in Laguna Beach in the 90's and ate here a few times and it was always really good especially for the price. We were in Laguna for Spring Break 2017 and decided to get some takeout. For $23 with tip we...More

Thank Art M
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Love this place. Go there overtime I am in Newport or Laguna Beach. Always consistent hot food. Fresh with no monosodium glutamate and no preservatives. Family owned and all the wait staff is attentive and friendly.

Thank Judie M
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Easy to find. Limited parking. Even though we ate dinner there inside, there were many people stopping in for take out. We had made reservations so we were seated right away at a table in front of the street window. The hot tea was delicious....More

Thank joyceTL4
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

This is a go to place for me when I need something quick. Sweet and sour pork is great, they have a clear sauce not the heavy red sauce. Service is fast and friendly

Thank atlagunabeach
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
15:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1223 N Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-1316
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Laguna Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-494-8992
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