Chinese, Japanese Cuisine & Sushi

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Corner of N. 2nd & Persimmon  

Patio Dining

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Check out the menu here
Pick-up Orders:  Allow at least 30-45 minutes
Delivery Orders:  Allow at least 45-90 minutes
Each order is cooked fresh from scratch (it takes a while from when you place your order to when we receive the order, they do not happen instantly & simultaneously.  Please keep in mind that during dinner rush, we usually have orders in line and yours may not be the first). 
Large orders, sushi orders and orders placed at rush hours and on weekend WILL take longer than the above standard time. 
(Utensils do not come with orders to-go or delivery unless specified)

We made it on the BEST OF SAN DIEGO list again!  The majority rules!  Among thousands
of restaurants in San Diego, we were nominated in four categories in Union Tribune's
San Diego's Best 2010-2014 then voted to be among the tops!
Click the links to see the official results.

About Kip's 

Kip's relocated back home in El Cajon in October 2012.  Kip's offers casual dining in a comfortable setting with affordable prices.  There is a covered patio dining area as well as a comfortable waiting lounge at the outdoor patio for you to relax while you are waiting to be seated or waiting for your pick-up order.  We specialize in Chinese dishes and dishes from some other Asian regions with traditional as well as innovative cooking styles.  We also serve Japanese favorites and sushi.  Serving beer and wine with six premium beers on tap and affordable fine wines.  Best of all, we cater and deliver, too. 

Chef/Owner Wing has 40+ years of experience in restaurant industry.  He likes to try out new recipes and often prepares something specials that is not on the menu.  Feel free to ask the server if he has anything special prepared for the day when you are there.  You can never go wrong with it!  

1190 N. 2nd Street,

El Cajon, CA 92021,

(corner of N. 2nd & Persimmon)


Wednesday - Sunday   11 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Monday & Tuesday Closed

For take-out and delivery,

please call 619-442-1211

or 619-328-2901.