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Panda Express

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11262 Donner Pass Rd Ste A, Truckee, CA 96161-4879
+1 530-550-8881
10:30 - 21:00
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Fri 10:30 - 21:30
Sat 11:00 - 21:30
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Truckee, California
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47 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2015

I go to Panda when I'm tired and want to eat something with a fork. It's a chain restaurant, so chances are good that if you like it in your local area, this one isn't much different. Expect lines, especially during peak season, lunch rush, and after 4pm on weekends (that's when the ski resorts close).

Thank John F
Truckee, California
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51 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2015

There are not many options for Chinese food in Truckee and this is the best. This Panda Express is very busy, so the food is always fresh and they are generous with the portions on the family feast.

Thank LaurieW384
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69 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2014

We had to last minute order food for 50 people, they put a rush on it and had it ready within 30 min...and the food was great!!

Thank Nordyclan
Truckee, California, United States
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70 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2013

Just like Panda Express elsewhere....generic Chinese food that is greasy and limited in flavor. But it's quick, convenient and reasonably priced.

Thank Sue K
Los Banos
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280 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 June 2013

This chain has pretty good quality control . I have never been to a bad Panda. This one was fast and the food good. Lots of people in and out. There was someone cleaning the whole time we were in there. It was spotless. Panda has just added brown rice for a healthier fare.

Thank Thomas L
Idaho Falls, Idaho
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 May 2012

Great variety, fresh, and very flavorful. We expected a typical fast food and it was much better than we expected.

Thank RotaryDick
Sacramento, CA, USA
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129 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2012

OVERPRICED!! OMG!! Food's the usual "I'm hungry enough, what the hell", but I was stunned lately by the prices!

Thank WMD44
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124 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2012

went to the location in/near Sunnyvale. It is quintissential chinese fast-food. The place was clean, service was friendly and very quick, which was good since I had a flight to catch. The food was hot, the rice was cooked very well considering this is a fast food place. Rice is one of the most important elements in good chinese food,... More 

Thank wanderingrnd
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2011

panda express offers good tasting chinese food cooked with fresh ingredients everyday. this is a place you can get Chinese food in a tight schedule. and at a reasonable price.

Thank Bashark

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Chinese, Fast food
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:00
10:30 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11262 Donner Pass Rd Ste A, Truckee, CA 96161-4879
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lake Tahoe (California)  >  Truckee
  • Phone Number: +1 530-550-8881

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?