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The Golden Wok

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Paradise Valley
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4651 E Cactus Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85032-7703
+1 602-953-9390
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 16:00 - 21:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 21:00
Sat 12:00 - 21:00
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24 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Richardson, Texas
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334 reviews
236 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We found ourselves in an unfamiliar area. A stranger recommended it. We had a really hard time finding it. It was well worth the time it took to locate. The ambience is fantastic. I loved the illusion of privacy. We ordered off the lunch menu and it was very reasonable. The food was delicious and plentiful. My new favorite Chinese... More 

Thank Karen B
McKinney, Texas
Level Contributor
28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

Seemed like a good place since it was packed on weeknight. Food was flavorless - it was fast service and the price was okay as well.

Thank mary h
Phoenix, Arizona
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141 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

We wanted Chinese for lunch. We visited The Golden Wok, they have a great lunch menu, which includes soup and fried rice. The food was extremely, fresh, hot, and delicious. Service was attentive and our food was delivered quickly. Check it out.

Thank Peggyjneely
Daytona Beach, Florida
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167 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is unassuming from the outside. The interior is welcoming and spotless. We visited on a weekday for lunch. We each tried something from the varied lunch menu. The soup was hot and delicious. I tried the Mongolian Beef, served piping hot with a fresh delicious egg roll and fried rice. A nice touch was an included serving of... More 

Thank Furbunny
Scottsdale, Arizona
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103 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

So many times the sauces at Chinese places make me sick. this one does not (not any of theirs). So it is my new favorite sit down chinese food rest. LOVE the almond (or cashew) chicken). Hubby likes the #1 combo. Also, the egg foo young is quite good. This is a new favorite of ours.

Thank Ann L
Paradise Valley, Arizona
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

This restaurant has good setting and vibe, was crowded at the time I visited, food was ready fast after order and most importantly the food was not unnecessarily sweet like some other Chinese food in the city, thus it tasted more authentic to me. The staff were quick, helpful to choose the food and friendly. The prices however was higher... More 

Thank Ali B
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50 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

We love this place. It's our go-to in the colder winter months and is consistently delicious prepared with the freshest of ingredients. Items are made to order, and the kitchen is more than willing to "tweak" things to your liking. The décor is charming and cozy, Service is always very friendly and accommodating. Definitely try out the Singapore rice noodles... More 

Thank ScottsdaleFoody2008
Germantown, Wisconsin
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79 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

Were hungry for Chinese food and this was the nearest place with take-out. Ordered chicken and pork dishes with rice and egg rolls. Food was ready promptly. All tasted pretty much the same and rather bland. Needed considerable soy sauce to produce some flavor. Are still looking for a good chinese restaurant in the area.

Thank willieb3077_12
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95 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

As we like Chinese food we tried this place and were a little disappointed. The quality of food was fair as was the service and it jus didn't seem to be as clean as we believe a restaurant should be.

Thank Howdy71105
Los Angeles, California
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914 reviews
673 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 233 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

We went here based on Trip Advisor reviews and were not disappointed. The restaurant was very clean and comfortable. The staff was friendly and attentive. We had one of the combos, beef & broccoli, sweet & sour pork, white rice and egg roll. The meal was very good. Plenty of free parking in mall parking lot. Would definitely go back!

Thank ZumaDawg

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4651 E Cactus Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85032-7703
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix>  > Paradise Valley
  • Neighbourhood: Paradise Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 602-953-9390

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