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Won Kok Restaurant

Central L.A
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210 Alpine St, Los Angeles, CA 90012-2302
+1 213-613-0700
08:00 - 03:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unforgettable name! Parking is limited and line is usually long but they have the best baked pork/chicken buns! It's worth the wait!

Thank Alan V
Los Angeles
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110 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

They do an excellent job on the Beef Chow Fun. The pricing is excellent and they do have their own parking lot. They serve dim sum until the early hours

Thank lolocola
Pasadena, CA
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53 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Come dine and enjoy but please lower your expectations. This family friendly Chinese restaurant has kept its decor, ambience and style of cooking unchanged since the 70s. This reasonably priced restaurant is a big hit with the non Orientals working crowd in Chinatown and the government offices in downtown LA. Occasionally you might be dining and rubbing shoulders with LAPD... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

This place was recommended to me by a Chinese friend for take-out and it is also a restaurant. We always buy lots of dim sum to take home, it's tasty and a good value. They have their own parking lot so it is convenient.

Thank pvcathy
Los Angeles, California
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634 reviews
329 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 254 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

Old school since 1976. The first time I came here around midnight on a Saturday the place was so packed that I could not get a table for myself. I returned again but this was just to get some bakery goods to go, their sesame buns and other items are truly delicious. The place is a dive but it gets... More 

Thank Creeping_Death_LA
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015

The place is not fancy at all and kind of a zoo at night, lots of people standing in line for take out food.There is no restaurant seating system, you just chose your table and sit. The food was good, huge portions and not expensive.

Thank Cristina C
Santa Clarita, California
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157 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2015

This restaurant has been in business for years and is known for their cheaply priced Chinese food. However, I go here for their Baked BBQ Pork Buns, which are the best around town.

Thank SgtBuffy
Camarillo, California
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198 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2015 via mobile

I am not really fond of this restaurant because I find it un-inviting but I go here to buy their sesame balls which are the same size as tennis balls. A dozen costs like $8.40 but it lasts us a week. We refrigerate them and warm it up for 30 sec in the microwave and it's still good. You can... More 

Thank Jomama_Fosho
Midland, Texas
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32 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2015 via mobile

Wow excellent fresh food highly recommend fresh baked goods open till 3am yes am wonderful people friendly environment

Thank Soledad M
Moscow, Russia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2015

Love everything there! But...better come among the week not on on weekend, not on fridays and other such time cause too many tourists and the portions somehow are smaller than usual, food isn't tasty and blah blah... Yes, the place doesn't look attractive and entourage in general is suspicious. Regular bill is around 20$, go with friends and share your... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 10
Chinese, Asian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
08:00 - 03:00
08:00 - 03:00
08:00 - 03:00
08:00 - 03:00
08:00 - 03:00
08:00 - 03:00
08:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 210 Alpine St, Los Angeles, CA 90012-2302
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Los Angeles>  > Central L.A
  • Neighbourhood: Central L.A
  • Phone Number: +1 213-613-0700

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