We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
22576 MacArthur Blvd, #307, California, MD
+1 301-866-9688
Website
Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Mon - Sat 10:30 - 20:30
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

49 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 48: English reviews
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Food is good, however the owners are unfriendly and rude. Not an inviting atmosphere. If it wasn't for my family liking the food I wouldn't go back.

Helpful?
Thank Sherry W
Lexington Park, Maryland
Level Contributor
31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Normally I get takeout but the atmosphere is nice and quiet. The food is normally quite good and never a long wait. I highly recommend this for chinese lovers.

Helpful?
Thank Chris A
Level Contributor
19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

I went to this restaurant today for a "relaxing, stress-free" meal because I was working very hard today. First of all, you have to pay at the register PRIOR TO SEATING! -This is ridiculous! -Plastic forks and spoons! -Rude employees! I asked for lemon with my ice water - it was 25 cents per lemon wedge. I asked for red... More 

Helpful?
Thank Jasmine B
District of Columbia
Level Contributor
27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

I only come here for the Wonton Mi (consists of shrimp wontons, golden noodles and pork Choy). It is a little pricy but worth it, since I can't get it anywhere else around here; the closest is China Town in DC. I do not order anything else on the menu because it is just Chinese food at a much more... More 

Helpful?
Thank Melissa T
Solomons, Maryland, United States
Level Contributor
314 reviews
229 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

If you blink your eyes, you could easily miss this small cafe sized dining hole in the wall. It may be small in size but it is big on flavor featuring a tasty variety of Asian dishes. I can't say I've had better Shrimp Fried Rice or Crab Rangoon anywhere. It's not fancy but it doesn't need to be...you order... More 

Helpful?
Thank Hey_Joe54
Maryland
Level Contributor
13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2016

I love the appetizers here! Especially the sesame wontons! The main courses are not as impressive.. I find them lacking in flavor.

Helpful?
Thank Lisa M
Danbury, Connecticut
Level Contributor
176 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2016

I took out general T's chicken and sesame noodle - ingredients were fresh, daughters at register were friendly, food was watered-down American stuff. Being near a big Navy base, I had expected something more authentic. I visit Pax regularly and will search for something closer to authentic.

Helpful?
Thank Bill S
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

Great flavor, fresh and good portion size. The lunch deal includes a choice of two soups. Great value.

Helpful?
Thank Val L
Level Contributor
35 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2016

The food was fine, definitely get the bubble drinks. Atmosphere is a bit stark, like a small cafeteria, and the service isn't very friendly. Still, it drew a good lunchtime crowd, so people must really like the food over the atmosphere. Mostly Chinese food, with some Asian variations in noodles.

Helpful?
Thank Daphne S
California, Maryland
Level Contributor
55 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2016

Teariffic Café is a small tucked away place but has really great food. Love the different spin on the oriental food. Service is friendly and efficient. Food portions are big so I always have a to go box when I leave.

Helpful?
Thank Spendo

Travellers who viewed Teariffic Cafe also viewed

 

Been to Teariffic Cafe? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Healthy
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
10:30 - 20:30
Tuesday
10:30 - 20:30
Wednesday
10:30 - 20:30
Thursday
10:30 - 20:30
Friday
10:30 - 20:30
Saturday
10:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22576 MacArthur Blvd, #307, California, MD
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  California
  • Phone Number: +1 301-866-9688

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Teariffic Cafe staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?