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China Bowl

440 E Ortega St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-1635
+1 805-963-6450
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7 Sep 2016
“Absolute Crap! Manager (Tony) Sucks.”
31 Jul 2012
“Used to be better”
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11:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
440 E Ortega St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-1635
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Reviewed 8 September 2016

Took them an hour and 10 minutes to deliver fried rice and nachos. When I called to ask about why it took so long, Tony "the manager''s tone was very rude and unprofessional. I asked him how long does it take for them to make...More

Thank izzyliu
Reviewed 1 August 2012

We like to order from China Bowl and have it delivered. A while back, we thought the fried rice tasted kind of off. Decided to give C.B. a second chance. Recently, we got an order, hot and fresh, but they forgot our rice! Even though...More

Thank L. K
Reviewed 23 November 2011

anywhere that serves 3 cuisines to go and delivered is a red flag... Our neighbor gave us a little to-go plate of mixed Chinese apps, straight into the trash they went... sorry :( I forgot I once ordered delivery from them, same thing, one bite...More

Thank chefmeesh
Reviewed 1 November 2011

ordered dinner for 4 at 530, after 2 hours and 3 phone calls food arrived, paid $70 and still tipped the driver, called to speak to the manager when the food obviously had been in the back of a car for 45 minutes, he offered...More

Thank Matt J
Reviewed 30 June 2007

I too have had very poor service and stopped ordering from this company. My order was screwed up and I also was yelled at and had the phone hung up on me. Horrible place, never order from them

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Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 440 E Ortega St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101-1635
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: +1 805-963-6450
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