We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Uncle Chen”
Review of Uncle Chen

No photo provided
Got a photo?
Add it.
Uncle Chen
Ranked #312 of 431 Restaurants in San Mateo
Restaurant details
Reviewed 15 November 2016

I hadn't gone here for a while and decided to try it again. The sweet and sour chicken was cooked in a tempura and you had to pour the sweet and sour sauce on top. No flavor. The asparagus chicken was ok. Too much $$ for what you get and the fortune cookies were stale.

    • Value
    • Service
    • Food
Thank Sel S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Write a ReviewReviews (6)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

2 - 6 of 6 reviews

Reviewed 24 May 2016

The co-owners, Tim & Jay do a very good job of making you feel welcome. The servers are accommodating & always try their best.

Food is good, although nothing stands out or is special.

Most of the time I go for their lunch buffet, which again, is quite decent, but not outstanding. Very good value for the price.

    • Value
    • Service
    • Food
Thank DCM2015-1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 11 November 2015

Food is average in quality, service decent, and prices reasonable. Parking is plentiful. Not a lot to say, but OK for lunch or dinner.

Thank Bart C
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 10 March 2015

Uncle Chen's has good lunch specials and a lunch buffet. Always fresh and hot. Staff is nice and service is fast. Convenient to others stores in the area. Right off El Camino Real on 41st Ave., across from Mollie Stone's.

    • Value
    • Atmosphere
    • Service
    • Food
Thank B D
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 21 April 2014

Very good service, but the food was not fresh and the meal was disappointing. Have had better before, so not sure what is going on. A lot of Groupon customers.

Thank canaturelover55
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC

Travellers who viewed Uncle Chen also viewed

 

Been to Uncle Chen? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing