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At Dragon Express, guests can expect one of the more inexpensive meals in El Monte. Whether you are heading there for the great quality, helpful service, or both, you will always leave this restaurant impressed.
There's not really a recommended attire, so feel free to dress comfortably. Also, though the prices are considered to be lower than average, you aren't going to sacrifice any quality. In fact, you should be able to enjoy a good meal for $11 or $12, and can probably get in and out for $8 if you try.
There really is something for everyone, with gluten-free options, as well as low-fat and vegetarian items on the robust menu. Plus, most local parents will tell you that it's a good place to bring the kids, as well. In addition to its convenient take-out menu, the restaurant even provides catering for events around town.
One of the better traditional Chinese restaurants in the area, you shouldn't walk away from Dragon Express disappointed. Don't worry about trying to find a spot on the street, as visitors to the restaurant do have access to a private parking lot nearby.