We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Chin's Szechwan Escondido

$$ - $$$
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
445 N Escondido Blvd, Escondido, CA 92025-2625
+1 760-480-4115
Today
11:00 - 21:30
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

31 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 31: English reviews
Escondido, California
Level Contributor
41 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The ambiance puts you in a mindset to enjoy authentic Chinese dishes. The food is very good, and they have a wide variety of dishes, noodle dishes and vegetarian dishes.

Helpful?
Thank Jessica S
Escondido, California
Level Contributor
10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Love this place. Always hot, fresh & tasty food. Try their maitais, amazing. Their cashew chicken, cream cheese wantons & pot stickers are my favs.

Helpful?
Thank CindyRichie
Henderson, Nevada
Level Contributor
188 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2015

We ate here several years ago and enjoyed the meal then. Mr. Chin gave me a VIP card which I had kept in my wallet. So when we went this time, I presented the Card and we were given a complimentary appetizer of Pot Stickers. We ordered four different dishes and shared them, While the Seafood dish was not spicy,... More 

Helpful?
Thank BrooklynDodgers13
Escondido, California, United States
Level Contributor
175 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2015

My family and I visited for a family dinner and were disappointed with the food. Mostly it just seemed ordinary and the price was a lot higher than I would have expected for a place like this one.

Helpful?
1 Thank John H
Oshkosh, Wisconsin
Level Contributor
13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2015

From what I saw, it was impressive dine in atmosphere. Take out turned out to be just another Chinese restaurant. Seafood sweet and sour soup was very good, accompanying crackers were top, top shelf. The highlight of the visit. Bettter than I have experienced before.

Helpful?
Thank greg s
Los Angeles, California, United States
Level Contributor
445 reviews
224 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2015

I had lunch here yesterday and was pleasantly surprised by the quality, quantity, service and value for money. Would definitely eat here again

Helpful?
Thank Ian B
New River, Arizona
Level Contributor
170 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2015

After a six hour drive to get to California, we needed a nice dinner out. We tried this place and were greatly surprised. Clean inviting atmosphere. Great service and food. Certainly just what we needed for our dining experience. The hot sour seafood soup was splendid. We go back again just for that.

Helpful?
Thank Loyd747
Courtenay, British Columbia, Canada
Level Contributor
64 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2015

We dined in this restaurant before we watched the Shen Yun show and was amazed! We love the ambiance and unlike some Chinese restaurants, we actually ended up being here and getting out without our clothes smelling like Chinese food :) We are surprised how the Pu-Pu Platter is something that's so elegantly served. You should definitely try it!

Helpful?
Thank Lourdes G
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2014 via mobile

I have never been disappointed at Chins. The triple sesame delight was to die for and the hot and sour soup won't do you wrong. The wait staff were awesome.

Helpful?
Thank Jim S
Escondido, California
Level Contributor
67 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2014

I love Chinese food. A visit to Chin's never disappoints me. This is one of my favorite meals- Salt and Pepper Chicken Wings, Sizzling RiceSoup and Kung Pao Chicken.......Yum !!!! This will be one of the best meals you can have!!!

Helpful?
Thank mltalks55

Travellers who viewed Chin's Szechwan Escondido also viewed

 
Escondido, CA
 

Been to Chin's Szechwan Escondido? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 445 N Escondido Blvd, Escondido, CA 92025-2625
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Escondido
  • Phone Number: +1 760-480-4115

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Chin's Szechwan Escondido and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Chin's Szechwan Escondido staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?