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1132 E Plaza Blvd Ste 205, National City, CA 91950-3556
+1 619-477-4151
09:00 - 22:00
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148 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent Chinese food and awesome service with very personable employees and for Chinese food in the area it is excellent. Very reasonable prices and fast perfect service.

Thank kevin s
Kingman, Arizona
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

This place is it! The salt and pepper wings were AMAZING!! I was a little unsure at first about having friend chicken wings with Chinese food but it couldn't have been a better pair! The noodles was amazing as well! I like how they have chicken, and shrimp in them! Not to expensive either. Hit the 4 person meal with... More 

Thank kitadoll03
Spokane, Washington
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

My family really wanted Chinese food. It was hard to find a place open on New Year's Day. Our first impression when we walked in the restaurant was not positive. The place was chaotic and seemed unorganized. We were quickly seated and the service while some what sleepy was prompt. The food was amazing. I recommend this to anyone who... More 

Thank Johnmandere
San Diego, California
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016

We always get the salt and pepper wings. They are delicious and come out so fast, and piping hot. You have to try these!

Thank jentsd
Manchester, Connecticut
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57 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

A few years back, I went to Michelle Lundeen's birthday party. Michelle is San Diego's "Queen of Steam," blues diva, the real thang. Two hours into the party, amidst loads of the best potluck food, in walks Michelle's horn player, carrying high above his head, a catering-size aluminum pan. A half dozen of us scurry to clear a space on... More 

Thank Harriet W
National City, California
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 September 2016

It's a simple neighborhood Chinese restaurant. Not much on ambience. To go orders are well prepared and packaged. The price is right, and the food is fresh with NO MSG! This is our favorite "go to" restaurant in our neighborhood. Always good.

Thank rozavala
National City, California
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3 reviews
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Since the remodel, I feel like they don't put there 100% into the food anymore. We ordered the noodles that tasted like it was just sitting there for awhile. But the salt pepper was delicious! Can't complain about that!😊

Thank Z517VWmaryf
Manila, Philippines
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89 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Consistently long lines, especially during weekends. Their Salt and pepper chicken is the all time favorite .

Thank Charinavargas
Lima, Peru
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75 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2016 via mobile

Really the whole menu is good and it's cheap as hell! The salt and pepper wings are probably the best wings I have ever had in my life!

Thank 7uck_7uck
San Diego, California
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573 reviews
371 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2016

The Royal Mandarin Chinese restaurant has excellent food! I was surprised that the Quality of the food for the affordable price.

Thank Jiro_Kaneshiro

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Chinese, Asian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1132 E Plaza Blvd Ste 205, National City, CA 91950-3556
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  National City
  • Phone Number: +1 619-477-4151

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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?