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Uncle Yu's at the Vineyard

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39 S Livermore Ave, Livermore, CA 94550-3119 (Between First Street and Railroad Avenue)
+1 925-449-7000
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Newark, California
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35 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food, service & ambience was far more than expected. Late afternoon dinner reservation was met with no waiting & a great table. The wine list is extensive, with focus on old world wine. Honeyed prawns, sautéed green beans, beef with asparagus & chicken with vegetables were shared and definitely did not disappoint. We were not rushed, which is a definite... More 

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Thank auntkid
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been going to Uncle Yu's in Livermore since they opened. By far the classiest Chinese restaurant I have ever visited. On an average night they serve more that 250 guests. Take a look at their wine list, it is quite comprehensive. My favorite is the Triple crown.

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Thank David C
Livermore, United States
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50 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is very good and the service is normally good. If you can get seating away from the bar and entrance it can be very romantic and a good date place but pricy. Wise to preview the menu on line so you are aware of the cost. Great place for a special dinner.

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Thank Nancy B
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72 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

4 of us had a wonderful meal. Probably one of the best Chinese restaurants I have eaten at outside of San Francisco.

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Thank Dan R
Livermore, California
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Best Chinese food in Livermore. Great wine list, love the orange peel beef. Service can be a little spotty. Need reservations on the weekends

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Thank Thomas W
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Best Chinese food Wonderful organic chicken and local products Very good service You definitely will enjoy yourself

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Thank Flora R
2 reviews
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Uncle Yu's is Livermore's premier restaurant for excellent Chinese-American fusion food. Fantastic wine selection!

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Thank Richard D
King City
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017

It's our understanding that Uncle Yu's in Livermore has recently changed ownership. We ate lunch there yesterday and were delighted that the food was still very good (maybe a little better) than in the past, and the service was great. Wishing them the best of luck.

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Thank Steve L
Livermore, California
1 review
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

We've been going for years! It's our fav Chinese restaurant. ALWAYS great service and the food tastes fresh and of superb quality! They also have a wonderful wine list. This is a must try, you won't be disappointed.

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Thank Roseann D
Livermore, California
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3 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Uncle Yu's is the place we go when we can't agree on a place for lunch. The lunches are good and priced well. Service is good for lunch. I wish I could say the same for dinner. Food is still ok, but not great and the service isn't good at all. Have tried this for dinner a multitude of times... More 

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Thank Jacquette G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, 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: 39 S Livermore Ave, Livermore, CA 94550-3119
    (Between First Street and Railroad Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: Take the #10 Wheels bus from Dublin / Pleasanton Bart station to Railroad and S. Livermore in Livermore. From there walk one block south on S. Livermore. 39 S. Livermore Ave. Ste 125, Livermore, Ca
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Livermore
  • Phone Number: +1 925-449-7000

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?