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UNCLE Yu's Szechuan

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999 Oak Hill Rd, Ste 1, Lafayette, CA 94549-3893
+1 925-283-1688
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11:00 - 21:30
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Sun 11:30 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 11:30 - 22:00
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Lafayette
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47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I live nearby so I'm a take out customer, at least once a week. They cook the food, put it in a container and I eat -- no effort on my part and nothing to clean when done. I'm stuck on pork fried rice and their soups. This restaurant has been a local successful restaurant for years, and there are... More 

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Walnut Creek, California
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30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Uncle Yu's is one of my fav places to have Chinese for a special occasion. They have nice white table cloths and excellent service. Our Chinese friends love Uncle Yu's. Also they have parking which can be aproblem in Lafayette, CA. Great food, good value.

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Thank Ann L
St. Helena, California
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68 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

A great place for Chinese food in Lafayette. Nice looking restaurant with a good selection of dishes. We did takeout on a Saturday afternoon. Very timely service.

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Thank Leo A
San Francisco, California
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95 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

We were blown away. Our prior GF Chinese food foray to a large Chinese food chain left us VERY unimpressed when it came to their GF menu. The portions were small, expensive and frankly had little to no taste. Had the food been good, the portion size and price would probably not have mattered all that much. So - needing... More 

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Thank bb0314
Scottsdale, Arizona
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115 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Three different kinds of shrimp entrees featured at Uncle Yu's - - its a full menu of yummy Chinese food - - my only disappointment was getting a fork and knife as a set up instead of chop sticks - - but it was a small issue - the food is well worth trying.

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Thank Ron C
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

I meet good friends from Southern California annually, always for a delightful evening of talking and eating. Any leftovers are always sent home with me!! Special dishes include include wonderfully seasoned but typical Sichuan plates. Since I have been in China four times, I would prefer more heat but I realize that isn't going to be welcomed by most Americans.... More 

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Thank Karen T
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Excellent fresh Chinese food. Top quality at reasonable prices. White tablecloth upscale. Very good Service. Large parking area.

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Portland, Oregon
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83 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

We had a Prix Fixe menu for an event we attended. The restaurant staff and food were awesome! We were in a separate event room that was a great space.

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Thank mbamom2
Coos Bay, Oregon
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25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

When you start with fresh fish and produce , its usually means the food with have more favor and no after taste. I had this food to go, so it was quick and convenient.

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Thank doublevv
Lafayette, California
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

Never had a bad meal here. The place is always clean, and comfortable. Great wine list for an Asian food place. Every dish I've had has been great...

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 999 Oak Hill Rd, Ste 1, Lafayette, CA 94549-3893
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Lafayette
  • Phone Number: +1 925-283-1688

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