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“This is a gem!”
Review of HON Lin Restaurant

HON Lin Restaurant
Ranked #91 of 159 Restaurants in San Bruno
Cuisines: Chinese
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Reviewed 13 February 2015 via mobile

Walked here from my hotel for dinner and ordered the egg rolls, veggie fried rice and Mongolian beef. Everything was absolutely delicious. I love this little neighborhood. Keep in mind they (like a lot of restaurants on this street) don't take American Express.

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Reviewed 9 February 2014

There are several Chinese eateries on the San Mateo Ave. This one was chosen due to its non-typical Chinese take-out menu. It turns out their food does carries good flavor, especially "Beef with Sichuan Garlic Sauce", the best of our dinner. We wanted to have streamed fish. Unfortunately they have live catfish only. We have doubt about steamed catfish, but decided to try. Well they did great job in preparing and cooking, but the texture of catfish is just not good for steaming. It's too hard and coarse. Overall, we think this is a good place that deserve a second try. We ordered one appetizer, one fish, one beef, one stir-fried vegetable, one soup, one bowl of rice, one pot of tea to share. Total $66 for a dinner for two.The portion is medium and the price is very good.

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Reviewed 14 October 2013

I had vegetarian chow fun and vegetarian hot and sour soup. I've never seen the soup on the menu anywhere else and I was not disappointed - not as good as my mom's, but still very tasty. The service was friendly but a little slow - there was a major party going on that was likely a factor. I would definitely return.

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Reviewed 4 October 2013

Stumbled upon this restaurant while staying at San Bruno Super 8 en route to Reno for the air races, what a find so good we came back a week later for more. The portions were much larger than those in UK Chinese restaurants each dish was almost a meal in itself so for two of us 2 main dishes and one rice dish were more than enough, The food quality was good,the service excellent and the price represented good value. Will be sure to eat here again when next in San Bruno.

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Thank skinnermick
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Reviewed 12 July 2013

We were staying at the Best Western Grosvenor next to the San Francisco International Airport, and after reading the reviews on TripAdvisor, we decided to eat here. Big portions, fresh, and tasty. Other reviewers were right about the delicious won ton soup and fried rice with pork-yum! Easy to find from the airport. We'd eat here again. Service was very friendly and efficient, too.

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Thank Suzette W
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