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Q Mandarin Buffet

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100 Main St S, Ste B, Cambridge, MN 55008-1634
763-689-2008
Today
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:30 pm

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  • 4
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  • 6
    Very good
  • 1
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  • 2
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  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Consistently above average

The best service you will find in any restaurant in Cambridge. The food is always good just not great. It's well above average and a good value. I admit I never ordered off the menu. I always have the buffet.

3 of 5 starsReviewed August 5, 2014
Jlshowalter
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Isanti
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16 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Cambridge, Minnesota
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Recently the whole building was closed down by the city, mostly for code violations in the apartments upstairs. Then after the building had been closed down a fire started in one of the upstairs apartments and the building was destroyed. They have torn it down now and have not heard if the Q will open somewhere else.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

We went for the buffet and it was really substandard friends have said its usually very good but we didn't get back before building issues forced occupants out. If they open up again I'll give them another shot

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Isanti
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

The best service you will find in any restaurant in Cambridge. The food is always good just not great. It's well above average and a good value. I admit I never ordered off the menu. I always have the buffet.

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Cambridge, Minnesota
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

I like to get to the Mandarin at 11:00 when they open up. They have a wide assortment from salads, to appetizers. entrees, desserts, and ice cream. It is a good value for the price.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

This is the worst "Chinese" I have ever tasted. The food is overcooked and bland. Nothing about it is appealing. They haven't changed anything about the place in decades. Anyone that likes this, has never had truly good Chinese food.

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Guelph
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

The food is fresh and delicious! It's no way to try everything. I have 3 grandkids and all of them find their own favourite food. We were always satisfied!

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Rush City, Minnesota
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

Great Chinese buffet. Good price and quality food. You can bring a crowd and feed them all. We have gone quite a few times and came out satisfied.

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Cambridge, Minnesota, United States
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2013

We love to meet for lunch here. The buffet has terrific selection... always beautiful and fresh! I love the crisp green broccoli and peppers...and the cream cheese wontons are always fresh and crisp. They do a good job of keeping an old building clean and welcoming. Do I wish they could afford a lovely new building? Sure, but I'm glad... More 

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Minnesota
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2012

I went there with a co-worker a few years ago and I was not impressed at all. The food wasn't good and the dining was dirty.

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Mora, Minnesota
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2012

Q Mandarin is one if my favorite Chinese buffets. A large selection, always fresh. Only wish there was a spicier dish to choose.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 100 Main St S, Ste B, Cambridge, MN 55008-1634
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: 763-689-2008

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm

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