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5621 Paseo Del Norte, Carlsbad, CA 92008
+1 760-795-0595
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Carlsbad, California
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is excellent and the portons are great, sometime the service is very slow and not great. But the food makes up for it. Parking can be a problem.

Thank 19037Travel
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106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have to say that Jackie is the BOMB! What an awesome server she was. Made the meal very pleasant, very attentive, and on top of it all. Great time, great food, clean, and a nice overall experience.

Thank David S
Riverside, California
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244 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were seated right away on a Saturday lunch hour. My parents in law enjoy coming to P.F. Chang's for their comfortable booth sitting and the seared Ahi Tuna salad. We started off with the steamed dumplings for our appetizer and they put chill sauce on right top of dumplings, which is not the authentic way done in Asia, where... More 

Thank MandC0218
La Palma, CA
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471 reviews
286 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2017

My wife and two daughters ordered take out from P. F. Chang's. They thought the Fried Rice Combo, Kung Pao Shrimp and Chicken Lettuce Wrap was excellent. Reasonable prices. Very quick service.

Thank David from La Palma
Las Vegas, Nevada
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580 reviews
306 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 217 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

I normally do not go to P.F Chang's, but my client took me there. The food is OK, but most of the chefs are not Chinese. They were trained by senior staffs using recipes- one part of this and 2 table spoon of that and cook for 3 minutes. My friend worked for one of this chain. There is no... More 

Thank Tom Y
Vista, United States
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

I love the walnut shrimp with melon, the sauce is incredible. Service was wonderful. Andy was our waiter

1 Thank Teresa R
Calgary, Alberta
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108 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

Ate here during a recent trip to Carlsbad Its across the street from the outlet mall, so shop and stop here for something to eat before heading back to the hotel Service was excellent and the food was good (not as good as the service, but not the waiters fault) Portions are good, which means we had enough food for... More 

1 Thank Kenji56
london, uk
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52 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

First time to PF Changs and it was a mixed bag, though we went twice, largely because the veggies (asparagus and beans) were so good, and we thought that our bad service was an anomaly. We loved the atmosphere of the place, and in general the food was good (but pretty much all fried). We liked the veggies, the lettuce... More 

Thank R-and-L-3000
Singapore, Singapore
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26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

We had dinner on 27th Oct.2016 in P. F. Chang's, Carlsbad. Really we enjoyed the food. There is bar with good quality of wine in the restaurant. Atmosphere was pleasant. Service was prompt, polite & excellent.

Thank Pramod53
Los Angeles, California
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65 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

We had a very good early dinner at P.F. Chang's. Service was Great and our food was very good. It did appear that portions are a little smaller than before, which is something I find at a lot of restaurants these days. Our server, Haley was very attentive and overall experience was very good. New item Sichuan Asparagus was excellent... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Television
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5621 Paseo Del Norte, Carlsbad, CA 92008
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Carlsbad
  • Phone Number: +1 760-795-0595

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?