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Tao Tao Cafe

175 S Murphy Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94086-6113
+1 408-736-3731
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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175 S Murphy Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94086-6113
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

We went to dinner at Tao Tao Cafe. Its a Chinese restaurant that has been in the area for decades. We ordered our favorite family dinner C. Their chicken salad with mustard sauce is one of the best we've had. It follows with won ton...More

Thank mini
Reviewed 20 March 2018

The big three is all we ever order. My family has been going to Tao Tao for 45 years. It is the best by far when eating the big three. The chicken salad can not be found or duplicated any where. The Tao Tao beef...More

Thank gpe65
Reviewed 4 March 2018

This has been a family favorite of ours for decades. At the moment I am visiting family who live in nearby Los Altos and the five of us, like old times, went for dinner. The food is NOT run-of-the-mill Chinese --- try their chicken salad...More

Thank Trup
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Tao Tao is an institution in Sunnyvale. Many people come there from other neighboring South Bay Cities. Has a SF-type chinese restaurant menu, prices, bar & service. Families come again and again.

Thank mikewehs
Reviewed 4 February 2018

We attended a business group luncheon here without any inkling of what to expect. All we knew that it was a Chinese restaurant. Food was served family style, with plenty of everything. Wonton soup was provided first, with multiple wonton dumplings with meat centers. Delicious....More

Thank Skip M
Reviewed 17 December 2017

We were taking friends and family to our old favorite, Tao Tao. Unfortunately, it did not live up to its history from decades ago. The shredded chicken salad was one of my favorites there, but this time it was awful. It was dry, the sauce...More

1  Thank UncleDon41
Reviewed 4 December 2017

I love their chicken salad. I would never have known about it if my neighbor hadn't told me. It just isn't the kind of thing I'd normally order at a Chinese restaurant. The atmosphere is nice in there, though out of the 3 times I've...More

Thank tiare988
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

Tao Tao had been around forever. They serve the Chinese mustard style chicken salad, as opposed to the vinegary type. Tao Tao beef is a great choice. Neck, just about anything on the menu is. Tao Tao is definitely more American Chinese than "authentic" Chinese,...More

1  Thank Milpitas_traveller
Reviewed 7 October 2017

It was Friday night, so we returned to Tao Tao for dinner. They have the best Mai Tais Its a good way to end a work week. Per usual, we ordered dinner C. This comes with tossed shredded chicken salad, Won Ton Soup, Tao Tao...More

Thank mini
Reviewed 4 October 2017

The food and service was good. There was problem with parking, have to use the municipal lot and walk a ways to get to the restaurant.

Thank prezkfl
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They are open from 11:00am-10:00pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 175 S Murphy Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94086-6113
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sunnyvale
  • Phone Number: +1 408-736-3731
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