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Golden Garden Chinese Restaurant

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210 Main St, Ste 6, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-2333
+1 860-395-0888
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Mystic, Connecticut
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

I stopped by with intent to eat in, but quickly decided to order take-out. Tables are lined along the walls on both sides of the restaurant with a large middle section for access to the counter; virtually no ambiance. I ordered four Vegetable Egg Rolls ($1.20 each) and a pint of Chicken Fried Rice ($3.80). The Chicken Fried Rice was... More 

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Old Saybrook, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

Been going here for years and yes, every once in a while somethings are not right, however 95% of the time the food is outstanding, quick and reliable. Central location in town and pleasant staff. We use it primarily as a take out but they do have several booths.

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Newington, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2016

We were very surprised. Our meals where better than the average Chinese restaurant. Service was good as well.

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Thank Patrick B
East Lyme, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2016

We have found that most Chinese restaurants in our area,are no longer worthwhile.We are pleased that Golden Garden is much better and we are pleased with their dishes.

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Thank gerard170
Old Saybrook
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2014

We gave this place 3 tries last year and food was old and over done. The take out was excellent several years ago when a better staff was in place. We will not return or recommend.

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Thank Spencer-7
Old Saybrook, Connecticut
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2012

average food normal prices does not seem like the cleanest place door opened leaves blown inside counters cluttered

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Anchorage, Alaska
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2012

I've been going to Golden Garden for as long as I can remember. Everything on the menu is excellent. The fried appetizers are crispy, the soups are flavorful and packed full of ingredients, and the entrees are loaded with meat and perfectly sauced. My favorite, though, are the boneless spare ribs. I have eaten a lot of Chinese food over... More 

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Thank Birdman2012
old saybrook
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2009

Great Food & Great People. I own the Paperback Cafe in the same plaza so I know what its like to run a restaurant and they do a great job. Its very clean, the staff is very friendly, the food is always on time, I have never recieved a mistake, and the food is great. Please give them a try... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 210 Main St, Ste 6, Old Saybrook, CT 06475-2333
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Old Saybrook
  • Phone Number: +1 860-395-0888

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