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Red Hot Chili Pepper

1125 San Carlos Ave, San Carlos, CA 94070-2417
+1 650-453-3055
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“chilli chicken” (10 reviews)
“hakka noodles” (7 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1125 San Carlos Ave, San Carlos, CA 94070-2417
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Reviewed 16 July 2018

Ambiance is average but dining place is wide and spacious. Service is good, staff is also very good. Food Quality is Good to to taste. There is a bar serving variety of spirits. The food we tried was all vegetarian, but I have a doubt...More

Thank drmsp2
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Nice place, was full mostly with Indian’s on this Sunday night. Was a good break from eating food with a lot of cheese for last 2-3 weeks in USA. Service was good , food was tasty and spicy as desired. As it was birthday of...More

Thank SanjaySurana
Reviewed 20 June 2018

It was interesting place to visit. Food is good with lot of flavorful items on the menu. Very busy but with a good ambiance.

Thank shaimpy
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

This place has different spice combinations that you can add to meats or vegetables, all of which taste a lot alike. Very spicy in some instances. The dry cauliflower is very good and very spicy. It’s hard to muddle through the huge menu and the...More

Thank travelagentreplies
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

This is a place that specializes in Indo-Chinese. Basically it’s a version of Chinese food created in India for Indians by Chinese restaurants. It’s a thing....and it’s spicy, savory, sweet and tangy, and super hot! Vegetarian friendly, and carb heavy. However, this place is 70/30...More

Thank squirrelnibbler
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Very helpful and nice wait staff to make suggestions about mixing and matching with the menu. Full bar and speciality drink menu and select wine and beer. We ordered small plates to share. Best dish was dry cauliflower salad. We also had chicken lollipops, which...More

Thank travelagentreplies
Reviewed 9 January 2018

We have been here several times. The food & service is great. The cuisine here is Indo-Chinese, which is Chinese with an Indian twist. We've had many items. Hong Kong Cake,Tofu in Hot Garlic Sauce, Pepper Salt Corn, Vegetable Cake, Spicy Tofu Tangra Style, Red...More

Thank MihirMeghani
Reviewed 1 January 2018

For lunch, my vegetarian clients recommended we meet at Red Hot Chilli Pepper. Wow! Was I was impressed! Two of us ordered cups of Sweet Corn soup which was very flavorful, while our third ordered the Hot and Sour soup. She immediately tasted MSG which...More

Thank Melanie J
Reviewed 18 December 2017

I was craving chinese food and I got the best one here! Had a great time and lovely food! Cant wait to go back!

Thank 5shyams
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

I don't know what Indo Chinese is but it's pretty good. Had the hot and sour soup, which was outstanding, probably among the best hot and sour I have ever had. Also have the seafood in shrimp sauce which was equally excellent. Really solid flavoring...More

Thank TonyMundain
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1125 San Carlos Ave, San Carlos, CA 94070-2417
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Carlos
  • Phone Number: +1 650-453-3055
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