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Gary Chu's - CLOSED

611 5th St, Santa Rosa, CA 95404-4410
+1 707-526-5840
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good32%
  • Average20%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“prawns” (10 reviews)
“spare ribs” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
611 5th St, Santa Rosa, CA 95404-4410
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

This old favorite of locals has closed its doors after many years. It will be missed as a convenient place to dine for both traditional and modern versions of Chinese cuisine.

Thank HealthyEating29
Reviewed 21 February 2017

This restaurant is located just off of the main downtown street and is known for some of the best Chinese food in Sonoma County. It is an upscale destination offering gourmet traditional Chinese cuisine in a relaxed atmosphere. We often get food to go and...More

Thank Eric G
Reviewed 14 February 2017

most of the time I phone order and pick it up, by far best in this area,i have never been disappointed .food is always fresh and hot when I get home

Thank caskirb
Reviewed 5 January 2017

It;s become a holiday tradition to have one family meal here. The food and service are always wonderful. It's definitely best with a large group so everyone can sample several dishes. We had the sizzling rice soup with prawns, pork chow mein, Korean spare ribs,...More

Thank Scott95401
Reviewed 29 November 2016

We went here for my mother-in-law's birthday - she picked. The food was good, though I thought that the menu was a bit small. The service was attentive, the waiter pleasant, all dishes were saved to share and the price was OK. The atmosphere in...More

Thank Ellie K
Reviewed 28 November 2016

This restaurant is a long time Chinese restaurant in the heart of downtown Santa Rosa. Walking through the front door you are attracted to a long salt water fish tank and in this dimly lit entry foyer you are led to a large dining room...More

Thank HealthyEating29
Reviewed 10 November 2016

Upscale, delicious food choices. The corn and crab soup is mild and tasty, as with the mini crab taco's.

1  Thank Wendy C
Reviewed 5 October 2016

We ordered only appetizers to share as our meal and, although there were a couple of misses in our opinion (the crab tacos and the crab corn chowder), most of them were fantastic. We really enjoyed the lettuce cups, martini prawns and seared ahi. Would...More

Thank Pamelagio
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Excellent selection of dishes and wines. Leave room to share the banana tempura dessert drizzled with caramel sauce, sprinkled with peanut bits, and served with ice cream. You won't be disappointed.

Thank Gordon D
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Excellent Chinese restaurant that serves dishes with presentation in mind. The flavors are excellent and 'fine' as each dish has subtle yet distinct flavor rather than all the sauces and ingredients the same. They recommend Reisling as a good paring with their dishes. Plenty of...More

Thank Dee S
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 20 - USD 35
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 611 5th St, Santa Rosa, CA 95404-4410
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sonoma County  >  Santa Rosa
  • Phone Number: +1 707-526-5840
Gary Chu’s Chinese Seafood Restaurant is owned by award-winning chef Gary Chu. Chef Chu aims for gourmet quality while staying within the bounds of traditional cooking. The enticing menu, which boasts occasional seasonal additions like crab and corn soup, regularly features delicate steamed sea bass, lightly crisped lemon sauce chicken, tender and rich Szechuan lamb, an array of seafood (heavy on shrimp), and distinctively flavored vegetarian selections. Gary Chu’s family dinners make an economical option and enable sampling of a variety of tastes and textures. Nestled into the handsome and peaceful jade and black dining room and you’ll be taken care of by the efficient staff.
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