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Panda Inn is a full-service dining restaurant that specializes in providing gourmet Mandarin and Szechuan cuisine. The restaurant has locations in San Diego, Glendale, La Palma, Ontario and Pasadena, Calif. Its menu includes a variety of pasta, salads, soups, tasters, and noodles and rice preparations. The restaurant additionally serves various types of poultry, seafood, beef and pork dishes. Its specialties include Mandarin Hot Pot, Three Ingredient Taste, Asian spiced beef short ribs, Panda beef, pan-fried garlic salmon, tea-smoked duck, steamed sea bass fillet, wok-seared scallops and upside down crispy noodles. The restaurant supports various community organizations and events, such as Panda Cares. Panda Inn is owned and operated by the Panda Restaurant Group, one of the leading Chinese food-service companies in the United States. The group also operates Panda Express and Hibachi-San restaurants.
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Phone: (619) 233-5632

Fax: (619) 233-5632

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Horton Plz
Horton Plaza, Central San Diego, Gaslamp

Panda Inn - San Diego

Panda Inn Restaurant

Take Out Restaurants, Chinese Restaurants, Caterers, Restaurants, Asian Restaurants, Beer & Ale, Beverages
Other Information:

Parking: Garage, Validated

Wi-Fi: No

Bike Parking: Yes

Attire: Casual

Wheelchair Accessible: Yes

Cuisines: Asian, Caterers, Take Out, Chinese

Alcohol: Full Bar

Takes Reservations: Yes

Outdoor Seating: Yes

Price Range : Average

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Best Kung Pao Chicken

I have been eating here for years, and it still remains my favorite Chinese restaurant in San Diego. I actually can't think of a better place to eat Chinese food.

Don't make the mistake of thinking this is the same food as Panda Express. Yes it is owned by the same person, but the food is definitely better.

I almost always order the Kung Pao Chicken - the best I have ever had. For those of you that like Kung Pao Chicken, PF Changs also has amazing Kung Pao Chicken, but it is definitely different.

Panda offers a tremendous lunch buffet each day, giving you the chance to eat approximately 10 different items for $12.95.


Provided by Citysearch - 
VERY friendly service, outstanding food.

Went on a friday night and the wait was not long at all. Loved our food! The iced tea has a sweet orange flavor and it is incredibly refreshing. Try the crab wontons and gyoza... outstanding. The walnut shhrimp dish is amazing. Great sevice, super friendly enviroment. I will be back for more!


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One of their best

I've been to the Panda Inn's in Pasadena, Glendale, and Rancho Cucamonga. This one is really nice. I always order an off-the-menu item of Sauteed Shrimp, which is basically just a plate of shrimp in lobster sauce; it's awesome! I love their rasberry lemonade, though they're not refillable.


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good chinese food

This is a nice place to go on a Saturday night. Very nice atmosphere. There is a little bit of a wait, but it is worth it. It got the chicken in garlic sauce which was very good and a real ginger ale (very good!). I didn't get dessert, but the frosted fortune cookies that they bring you are awesome!! I should have bought some to go!

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Panda Inn

506 Horton PlzSan DiegoCA 92101

(619) 233-7800

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