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Silver Lake

2291 S El Camino Real, San Mateo, CA 94403-1808
+1 650-578-1678
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good58%
  • Average0%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible0%
17 Jan 2017
“Classic Chinese, well prepared”
2 Jul 2016
“Silver Lake - good food at affordable prices”
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2291 S El Camino Real, San Mateo, CA 94403-1808
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Reviewed 17 January 2017

Hong Kong style Chinese food, very fresh. Items are cooked with a light hand, beautiful textures. Excellent values.

Reviewed 2 July 2016

We have our golf group dinner every month the the past four years. Food is always good, hot, and tasty. There is a private room in back that holds our group of 30+ and it allows up to socialized before dinner. Manny the manager is...More

1  Thank James K
Reviewed 23 September 2015

This is a hole in the wall Chinese family restaurant. Tasty food and very inexpensive. No tablecloth nor wine. Family dinner for 4 at $20 if you don't order seafood.

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Reviewed 16 May 2015

always have wonton soup and that was great lots sea foods veg. egg roles fine as well had noodles too chicken and veg too . every thing fine simple not a party Asian place to eat men and lady groups one Chinese . this place...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 20 May 2013

My wife & I went there Sat evening for dinner. Lots of Chinese people inside which is always a good sign...Street parking available but had to walk 3 blocks to get there. Many Chinese restaurants within a 3 block radius so its gotta be cheap/competitive....More

1  Thank NorCalBigRedDog
Reviewed 18 November 2010

Great place to go for consistently good Chinese Food at a great price. Try their crispy fried chicken wings, curry chicken and rock cod with garlic clay pot... you won't be disappointed. They offer select entrees with choice of 3 entrees combination for $15.95 and...More

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Reviewed 12 May 2008

Not to be confused with the Silver House across the street, this place is one of those Cantonese-style comfort-food places at a very reasonable price. They have 3-dishes for $18 or 4 for $32. All very tasty dishes done the authentic Cantonese way. There's no...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2291 S El Camino Real, San Mateo, CA 94403-1808
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Mateo
  • Phone Number: +1 650-578-1678
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