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Oceanic Chinese Restaurant

2507 S El Camino Real, San Mateo, CA 94403-2330
+1 650-570-4234
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good51%
  • Average22%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible11%
2 May 2017
“Hole in the wall place but decent food”
17 Jan 2017
“Classic Chinese well prepared”
Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM Hours
Chinese, Asian
2507 S El Camino Real, San Mateo, CA 94403-2330
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Reviewed 2 May 2017

Pretty decent authentic Chinese dishes that have not been to "Americanized". Family run operation. Good varieties of dishes that include a decent amount of vegetables.

Thank Andy L
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Oceanic is classic Chinese food well-prepared and seasoned. They use white meat chicken, and the freshest vegetables. Not exactly breaking new ground here, but reliably very good. I have eaten here many times, and had take out probably more than two dozen times in the...More

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Reviewed 24 October 2016

Ordered delivery my last night of business trip. Figured I'd give them a try given the number of positive reviews on YELP, GrubHub, etc. Ordered General Tao's Chicken, plain steamed rice, and Pork fried rice. Delivery came fairly quickly, well within the estimated time frame,...More

1  Thank CBtph
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Food was totally tasteless, we ordered lots of food as there was six of us,, none of it was good. Out of all the dishes, the garlic eggplant was good as it had taste. We had to add Chinese hot mustard to each dish to...More

Thank ElleHow
Reviewed 5 February 2016 via mobile

This is a family traditional style restaurant, looks good, service is very good The food is okay, but too much oily for me.

2  Thank Amit B
Reviewed 26 June 2015

We were shopping nearby this restaurant early in the day and the aromas coming out were so wonderful that we came back that night for dinner. The restaurant itself was almost empty but appeared to do a brisk take-out business. Our meal started with a...More

Thank longandshortofit
Reviewed 27 February 2015

Very well prepared, nicely served and reasonably priced Chinese food, not far from San Francisco Airport.

Thank sonnecj
Reviewed 29 January 2015 via mobile

I was on a business trip and the manager at the hotel recommended this place highly. The hot and sour soup was the best I have ever had. The chicken chow mien was incredibly tasty and the beef and broccoli was cooked perfectly and tasted...More

Thank PuterC0nsultant
Reviewed 27 January 2015 via mobile

I ordered delivery as the ad said delivery time met my need for lunch with a toddler. Food arrived very late. I had to call and question time. Food was nearly inedible. Noodles were drenched in oil and meat was very fatty. Shrimp was good....More

Thank CCR01
Reviewed 4 August 2014

On our travels to SF we needed a place to stop for dinner. After reading reviews by fellow travelers, we choose this location. The service was excellent, all of our food was hot and fresh. The hot and sour soup was recommended by a few...More

Thank Terese B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2507 S El Camino Real, San Mateo, CA 94403-2330
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Mateo
  • Phone Number: +1 650-570-4234
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