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Chef Lee's Mandarin House

2031 Fremont St, Monterey, CA 93940-5212
+1 831-375-9551
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good29%
  • Average23%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible6%
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
2031 Fremont St, Monterey, CA 93940-5212
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Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

I read bad reviews of this place on another website, but I gave the place a chance because we're staying nearby and I wanted a place in walking distance. Wow, am I glad I ignored the bad reviews! I found the food to be very...More

Thank NorCal_Prof
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Great food! the Mongolian Beef is the best I have EVER had. Egg drop soup is great, note a small bowl is for 3-4 people, the price threw us for a bit. My husband loved the Chow Mein.

Thank Tazcatlover
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We were in town for the AT&T Golf Tournament and stayed about a block from this restaurant. All 4 of us were impressed with the service and the food. My husband had chow mein, I had Mongolian beef, extra spicy. Our friends had the egg...More

Thank melbobtux
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Very good "American" Chinese food. Good size portions for the price, tons of offerings. Their chow mein and their fried rice are so much better than another Chinese place further up Fremont! There are plenty of pieces of meat and vegies in both. I get...More

Thank lizclark100
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Lunch plates here are large!!! It's about $10, and still served with a cup of soup and rice. It easily serves two. Chinese menu you grew up with, sweet and sour, beef and broccoli, and such. My lunch buddy and I shared a small sizzling...More

Thank Justine_CMT
Reviewed 26 November 2016

Best soup and the Chicken Salad is out of this world. I also had the Mongolin Beef YUM. We found this place and went back twice in our weekend.

Thank Lovetohittheroad2
Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

When I'm craving Chinese this place always saves the day. King Pao Chicken is a favorite of mine. Egg flower is tasty. Always seem to have a good meal here!

Thank Jennadah
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Ate a very nice dinner here last night. Portions are large, food is fresh. Prices are reasonable. Servers are attentive.

Thank Nicole H
Reviewed 10 October 2016

This is my go to Chinese Place. Large portions for take out or eat in. Tons of variety of dishes, good service.

Thank Liz C
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

I recently stopped at Chef Lee for carry out and was appalled at how bad the food was. My favorite egg foo yong had no vegetables in it, and the beef had gone bad. The egg rolls were greasy and flavorless. The chicken curry had...More

Thank Joan_Crenshaw
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2031 Fremont St, Monterey, CA 93940-5212
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey County  >  Monterey
  • Phone Number: +1 831-375-9551
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