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Taiwan Restaurant

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1306 Lincoln Ave, San Jose, CA 95125
+1 408-289-8800
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11:30 - 15:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 15:00
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Santa Cruz, California
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162 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

This restaurant overall is excellent. We loved the service as well as the food. We tried their chow mein and mu shu chicken. Both were excellent and we would definately try new dishes next time. It was packed and there were people waiting, so that's a great sign of a good restaurant.

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Thank timteresa0
San Jose, CA
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79 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Been going to this place for the last 20 years. The good news is they have not waivered on food quality or portion size. Service was good and the meal reasonably priced. We'll be back.

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Thank CasualHockeyFan
San Jose, California
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016

I have been going to this restaurant for almost twenty years. My family is from the neighborhood, and as a teenager I used to stop in for their lunch special after school. Even if they had closed and were doing work, prepping for dinner, eating their OWN lunch (which is traditional Chinese food, not Americanized) - they would let me... More 

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Thank Valicore
Los Gatos
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64 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

We've really enjoyed our two recent visits. The food is flavorful and delicious. Well-prepared, large portions. This restaurant is well-organized and the service is polite and courteous. The management is very evident as they keep an eye on everything that happens here. A welcome change from restaurants where you feel ignored and forgotten about. The ambiance is warm and attractive,... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 April 2016

Five members of our family ate here recently, certainly not the first time to enjoy this great place! we are from Canada, and enjoy visiting this restaurant every time we come to San Jose. We are never disappointed! We ordered 6 entree's, complimentary green tea, and my husband had Saki. We didn't have reservations but we were pleasantly surprised to... More 

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Thank Beth A
San Jose, California
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120 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 March 2016

We were in the neighborhood and decided to try the Taiwan restaurant. Service was very friendly and the food was really good. Great potstickers, fried rice, and other dishes. Prices were reasonable. Overall a very good experience and we will definitely come back.

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Thank TravellerFromSanJose
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32 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2016

Food is good but a little pricey. Been there 3 or 4 times and have always left full. The staff is pleasant and the food gets out in a timely manner.

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Thank JP G
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

I been there because my friend recommend and I found that is good food, good taste and good service. Taiwan Restaurant is good quality..👍

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Thank Khavinrut R
U.S.A.
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66 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

I have heard many recommend this restaurant. The food, to us, was just not good. We were very disappointed.

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Thank Evans1940
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2016

We were traveling in the Bay Area during holiday break, picked this restaurant based on TripAdvisor rating. Everything went above and beyond our expectations. The restaurant was tastefully decorated, each table had a big stem of fresh flowers. The service we had is hard to find in other Chinese restaurants. The waitress made us feel at home, recommended a few... More 

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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 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30
Cuisine
Taiwanese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 15:00
Monday
11:30 - 15:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 15:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 15:00
Thursday
11:30 - 15:00
Friday
11:30 - 15:00
Saturday
11:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1306 Lincoln Ave, San Jose, CA 95125
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Jose
  • Phone Number: +1 408-289-8800

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