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Chef Chen

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Chinese, Asian
5408 Walnut Ave, Irvine, CA 92604-2500
+1 949-786-8898
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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good64%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
12 Feb 2016
“Family Style Chinese Food”
15 Dec 2015
“Fast healthy food...”
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11:00 AM - 9:30 PM Hours
Chinese, Asian
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
5408 Walnut Ave, Irvine, CA 92604-2500
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Reviewed 13 February 2016

This evening our group of friends wanted to have just normal Chinese food. For a change we didn't want spicy Szechuan or Dim Sum or crustaceans in a bag or gourmet but down home food. All the tables at Chef Chen are of the round...More

Thank Ann B
Reviewed 15 December 2015 via mobile

I had the Happy Family with shrimp. Lots of very fresh veggies and good quality shrimp. I had a fountain drunk all for $10 including tax. I ordered brown rice. I will come back.

Thank Sailing_Sweetie
Reviewed 18 August 2015

My wife and I come here regularly and we can only say that the review suggesting that the staff is unfriendly is nonsense. We have always been greeted in the most friendly of fashions, even before we became return customers.The shopping center this restaurant is...More

Thank Aismyfirstname W
Reviewed 2 May 2015

This is a small restaurant in a mall with a lot of other restaurants. They have good noodles of all kinds, dim sums are fine. We tried the new year cake with pork and it came out fine. The price is reasonable. For Cantonese food,...More

Thank Tom Y
Reviewed 15 October 2013

I go there for my wedding diner, they have very good price and food. Their food is cheap compare with other near restaurants.

1  Thank Zhenyue Z
Reviewed 18 June 2013

This place is surrounded by a variety of Asian restaurants...all were on a 60-90 minute wait. We were able to get right in (always a scary sign). The food was very good though: classic but not gourmet. The best item we had was the garlic...More

1  Thank Sidthebeachbum
Reviewed 26 April 2012 via mobile

Our family likes to go there for the beef noodle soup. We like the original and the thin beef noodle soup for our kids. Dimpling is good too. Steam bao( little bun) is bad unless you order the melon shrimp one which is ok. Another...More

1  Thank Live4greatfood
Reviewed 1 April 2012

This restaurant is not a good place. It is very small and uncomfortably crowded. The ignorant waiters just kept loitering around my table, and they made me feel very uncomfortable. Also, the food is not worth its price. Please do not come to this bad...More

3  Thank Obok15
Reviewed 28 June 2008

This was our first trip to Chef Chen's. The green onion pancake and potstickers were delightful, above average, as our kids devoured them. The other dishes we ordered were good. Everything was cooked to order and appeared very fresh. Downer was 15 minutes after the...More

1  Thank seekinggoodfood
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5408 Walnut Ave, Irvine, CA 92604-2500
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Irvine
  • Phone Number: +1 949-786-8898
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