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Tao Tao Cafe

175 S Murphy Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94086-6113
+1 408-736-3731
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“duck” (7 reviews)
“won ton soup” (5 reviews)
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175 S Murphy Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94086-6113
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Reviewed 19 August 2017

Been coming here for over 40 years even though I usually have to take a plane to get here. They have two items I always order. Shredded Chicken Salad and the Tao Tao beef. If you have never eaten here start with those two dishes...More

Thank Frank P
Reviewed 9 August 2017

the people are very friendly. they have a good assortment on their menu. This place have been around for decades. Tao tao beef is also one of the best dishes here

Thank Leonora C
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

I have been going to this place since 1982 with my family and every visitor who has come to visit us. Mongolian beef, Chinese salad are old memories The place now has dropped from 5 to 1/2 star. Chef is gone, taste has gone and...More

Thank Noyaar
Reviewed 10 July 2017

wonderful food. found a problem with the rice served, it was gooey, not fluffy. it used to be the best place, still ok, but no longer the best.

Thank Shirley A
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

4 requests to take drink orders. After 25 minutes, drink orders were taken. After 40 minutes we still had nothing. ...went somewhere else. Bad service isn't even the correct description.

Thank 150hotelnightsayear
Reviewed 21 June 2017

I know a lot of people who love this place. I used to eat here as a teenager and it was great. Last time I went I ordered my old favorites. Some dishes were salty, some had no flavor and one was served cold. It...More

Thank Nannarose10
Reviewed 11 June 2017

I first started eating at Tao Tao's in the early 1980s. It has been at the same location since then. The interior has changed, but fortunately the food is still as great as ever. The Chicken Salad is one of the best restaurant meals I...More

Thank unobtanium
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Nice Chinese Busy Good service Nothing fancy Fresh well cooked food Cleans and simple inside and a nice quick dinner

Thank Tim W
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We returned to Tao Tao for dinner. They have the best Mai Tais. We ordered our favorite Dinner C. This comes with tossed shredded chicken salad, Won Ton Soup, Tao Tao Beef, Snow Peas with Water Chestnut, Pressed Almond Duck, and Fried Rice. There is...More

Thank mini
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Have eaten here several times and never been disappointed. 2 must haves are the Tao Tao beef and the chicken salad. Enjoy a Mai Tai with your meal but only if you like strong drinks.

Thank Joe H
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Gary L
28 October 2016|
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Response from RDB27 | Reviewed this property |
They are open from 11:00am-10:00pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 175 S Murphy Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94086-6113
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sunnyvale
  • Phone Number: +1 408-736-3731
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