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Kirin Chinese Restaurant

485 Castro St, Mountain View, CA 94041-2007
+1 650-965-1059
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  • Excellent6%
  • Very good63%
  • Average19%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible0%
3 Jan 2018
“Really good beef chow fun”
25 Feb 2018
“Good Service, Poor Food, Dirty Floor”
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
485 Castro St, Mountain View, CA 94041-2007
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Reviewed 26 February 2018

The service was excellent. The food though was not good. The wrappers for the mu shoo pork were flour tortillas not rice pancakes. The chicken in the cashew chicken was not fully cooked. The carpet need vacuuming. Rice everywhere!

Thank NapiliR
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Could I give it 1/2 star? It took a long time to get the only English-speaking waiter's attention. Wor won ton soup broth was flavorless, its beef was white in color, and chicken was tough. Mushroom and snowpeas dish had rubbery mushrooms and little flavor....More

Thank mehlsl
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

A Chinese restaurant that is open until 10:00pm! I ordered take out at 9:00 pm and didn't have to worry about street parking .....very few open establishments.....and the food was hot and delicious. Kirin has been here for a long time, but it's been a...More

Thank Sharon L
Reviewed 20 November 2017

The food is OK. Otherwise I would give this restaurant only one star. However, my feeling is that they took every opportunity to rip me off. The price is not that expensive on the menu, but when they showed the bill, I was surprised. They...More

Thank VIPofHotels
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Came back on a long haul international flight to SFO and made a stop in at Kirin before going home. Service wasn't the fastest in town but it was worth the wait. Had a pan fried 'sole' fish and it 'hit the spot'. Side dishes...More

Thank katubaldy
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Good basic Cantonese food. Particularly like the seafood, eggplant, and the minced chicken in lettuce cups.

Thank DLGersh
Reviewed 27 December 2016

No hello when you come in, but hey maybe thats gone out of style.After a long wait guy comes over and says "what do you want". We order combo plates Kung Pau and Mongolian Burro. Not good food too salty and just wrong. Chicken was...More

Thank kratour
Reviewed 28 June 2016

I have been coming to this place on and off for the last 20 years, the food quality is hit and miss. When it is good , it is really good, otherwise it is just OK. I visited this place last week and was shocked...More

Thank Eddie L
Reviewed 1 April 2016

Excellent service and food! Servers as always are amazing. We only had Mushu and Chow-fun as we wanted to eat light. But when we are the family we order 6 to 8 plates. Always delicious!

Thank Water_Polo_Fan
Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

Went with a friend who has been here before and I really enjoyed the food. 4 of us who enjoyed this late night dinner ... Food was hot and tasty and spicy Service was awesome too came out fast & quick Recommend to go here

Thank Fauzia R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 485 Castro St, Mountain View, CA 94041-2007
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Mountain View
  • Phone Number: +1 650-965-1059
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