We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Golden Star Restaurant

1024 S Main St, Salinas, CA 93901-2360
+1 831-422-4132
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good36%
  • Average27%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
25 Mar 2017
“reasonable chinese food”
29 Nov 2017
“Amazing fresh food”
Closed Now
All hours
1024 S Main St, Salinas, CA 93901-2360
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (11)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

Love their food. Recently redecorated, clean, super friendly staff, fast service, veggies crunchy. Prices are reasonable and plates are full. Great value. Eat in or order to go!

Thank dianea97
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Have Been going to this restaurant for over 30+ yrs. VERY reasonable, humongus portions and very Good. ---crowded at lunch time.

Thank petey11monterey
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

On a cold rainy afternoon the small Wor Wonton soup is absolutely fabulous for the two of us. Really healthy vegetables with chicken broth and not so healthy pork wontons, shrimp and more. Thank You Sandy!

Thank Kim H
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Have been getting meals hear for over a decade and they never fail to give great food. Not big on atmosphere, pretty much a "diner", but take out is available.

Thank Kate H
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

This place always looks busy when we drive by which deters us from coming in. Today however it was not busy at all so we came in. The lunch specials are from 11:00-3:00. There are over a dozen choices at an excellent price and amazing...More

Thank Roxy D
Reviewed 9 November 2015

When they brought the soup I knew it was going to be good. It was the best won ton soup I've ever had. We bought the dinner for 3 and had so much food. Excellent service and very good food. It happened to be a...More

Thank Kathy D
Reviewed 30 October 2015

Their Lunch menu is very reasonable and their make over of the restaurant makes it very interesting. parking is in the back lot

Thank petey11monterey
Reviewed 2 August 2015

Still very much the same as last year. Their best dish is the large won-ton soup. It is loaded wit vegetables and large wontons. We also ordered some fried stars with cream cheese. My wife liked them, but I thought the cream cheese wasn't very...More

Thank Walter S
Reviewed 25 May 2015 via mobile

This is our go to spot for Chinese food. Before the remodel we loved it! After the remodel, the egg rolls just aren't the same. I told the manager the first time that they were mooshy inside and didn't have a good flavor. She said...More

Thank mrsestrada1314
Nearby HotelsSee all 25 hotels in Salinas
Travelodge Salinas
57 reviews
.70 miles away
Howard Johnson Inn Salinas
174 reviews
.74 miles away
Travelers Hotel
42 reviews
.97 miles away
Good Nite Inn - Salinas
364 reviews
1.12 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Ginger Thai
26 reviews
.10 miles away
Salad Shoppe
16 reviews
.22 miles away
Sea Harbor Fish Market & Restaurant
13 reviews
.22 miles away
Nearby Attractions
National Steinbeck Center
326 reviews
1.06 miles away
The Steinbeck House / Best Cellar Gift Shop
74 reviews
1.02 miles away
Toro County Park
45 reviews
4.68 miles away
The Farm
28 reviews
2.76 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Golden Star Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1024 S Main St, Salinas, CA 93901-2360
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Salinas
  • Phone Number: +1 831-422-4132
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing