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J Wok

#581 of 3,821 Restaurants in San Diego
Certificate of Excellence
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744 Market St, San Diego, CA 92101-6423
+1 619-231-1088
12:00 - 22:00
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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96 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Went here with a friend while visiting San Diego. The food is very good, with friendly service. It is casual- you order at the register and they'll bring the food out to you. I had the J wok spicy noodles which were great! They let you choose how spicy you'd like them. Everything tasted fresh and the restaurant was clean.... More 

Thank taykaz
Viadana, Italy
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

We got here for a dinner. The service is fast and the portions are very generous. I got fresh spring rolls and fried rice with shrimp, all was very tasty. Worth it!

Thank Sergi183
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

If you like Asian food suggest you give J-Wok a try. Had Thai curry, good portion, very tasty and in medium price range. The staff are super friendly and efficient.

Thank ianc951
Orange County, California
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216 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 165 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

I stopped at J Wok when I was in the area for a business trip. I ordered the Satay Chicken plate that came with a salad, chicken, and rice. The staff is very friendly. The waitress said that the chicken would be grilled, but would not have the typically "peanutty" sauce that comes the way others may be used to.... More 

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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

Great food and good potion sizes.Friendly staff and convenient location. Liked the outdoor seating. As a visitor I could take in all the experience of a new city by sitting outside.

Thank Santosh B
Dayton, Ohio
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

good selection, food well above average, value good. Had people ranging from ages 14 years to 55 and all were happy with their meals.

Thank peesurgeon
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

We came here for lunch and sat outside. The service was good, and so was the food. Got the Pad Thai with chicken, which is one of the best versions I have had. My boyfriend had the fried rice with chicken and shrimp which he enjoyed as well, and we washed it all down with a thai tea. Great place... More 

Thank Catherine D
Montreal, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a Thai place in downtown San Diego and found this place through Trip Advisor. The meals were very tasteful, and prices affordable. The service was very good and fast.

Thank mduclos18
Lakewood, Ohio
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2016

Went there with my wife and a friend. Good service. Nice place. Food was Okay, but since my wife and I are both Asian, we get a little more picky when it comes to Asian food. I thought it was a little pricey for the place and the food.

Thank firasyacoub
Burley, ID
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27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2016

My wife and I recently ate at the J Wok in San Diego. This is a small Pan Asian, not Chinese, restaurant in the gas light district of San Diego. The decor is spartan as are the tables and chairs. No linen here. The menu is diverse from a Pan Asian stand point, (indian, thai, chinese) but the menu is... More 

Thank Gary1097

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Asian, Chinese, Thai
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 744 Market St, San Diego, CA 92101-6423
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-231-1088

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