Golden China Restaurant: A South Pasadena Favorite for Family Style Chinese Cuisine

The perfect spot for the rainy & chilly days ahead. Great lunches & complete dinners: dine-in or classic top-flight 'Chinese Take-out'. A winner every time.

Golden China Restaurant South Pasadena | Super good, all the time. Chinese Style lunches, dinners, and great take-out. Generations of locals LOVE this place.

Golden China Restaurant at 1115 Fair Oaks Avenue in South Pasadena has been a local go-to for fantastic Chinese food for over 40 years. This place isn’t just about a quick delicious dinner; it’s about enjoying time-tested recipes that have been passed on to our families for generations.

Their menu is a solid lineup of classic Chinese dishes, done the Golden China way. The 3-Flavors Sizzling Rice Soup is a mandatory addition for most of us; the perfect savory balance of flavors with a seemingly magic addition of crispy rice added to the top. Yes, it actually sizzles. The Gourmet Wonton Soup and Pu Pu Platter are perfect for sharing and give you a taste of how the staff at Golden China treats the guests.

Vegetarian? They’ve got you covered with such popular dishes like Mushu Veggies, Eggplant with Tofu, and perfectly prepared string beans.

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Don’t miss out on their Barbecued Pork and Pot Stickers with Pork – they’re a testament to how traditional cooking should be done. For those who love a bit of zest in their meals, the Orange Peel Chicken, Mongolian Beef, and Kung Pao Chicken pack just the right amount of punch.

Golden China is all about family. Run by multiple generations, they keep their classics on point while still adding new dishes to the menu. It’s a place where regulars and newcomers alike feel welcome to explore different flavors.

Golden China Restaurant in South Pasadena: Serving fantastic dinners to families for generations. Their ‘Gourmet Wonton Soup’ with shrimp & pork is a local go-to favorite. They have their ‘Regular Wonton Soup’ too!

For those days when you’re short on time, their phone-in order service is a lifesaver. Pick up your food hot and ready to go. Their Luncheon Special, available on weekdays, is a great deal and includes an egg roll, salad, fried rice, and fortune cookies.

Open from 11:00 am to 9:00 pm during the week and 12:00 pm to 9:00 pm on weekends, it’s a great spot for lunch or dinner.

What are people saying about Golden China: “My Favorite Chinese Restaurant… I have yet to find a place that makes better Gourmet Won Ton Soup, Chow Fun or Shrimp Fried Rice. Each dish is distinct and flavorful. My parents and in-laws are elderly and they are hooked on the Wonton Soup. When asked where they would like to go out for Sunday dinner it is always Golden China….”

Visit or Order for Takeout: (Click Here) Golden China in South Pasadena isn’t just a restaurant; it’s a part of the community. With great food, a friendly atmosphere, and a sense of tradition, it’s the perfect place for anyone looking for a genuine Chinese meal. Whether you’re a regular or just dropping by, Golden China is sure to give you a meal to remember.

You can call-in your order too: (626) 799-8867