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Gangchen Bar & Restaurant - CLOSED

1833 Nicollet Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403-3745
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Price range: $5 - $15
Cuisines: Asian, Tibetan
Most recent review
- Feb 5, 2012
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6 reviews from our community

83% Recommend
Rating summary
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English first
Luck, Wisconsin
Top Contributor
79 reviews 79 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2012

You wouldn't expect it when you enter the restaurant, but you will find some great food here. The bar scene is a broad mix of personalities. Highly recommended.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2012

the place is a little dumpy but the food is so good

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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624 reviews 624 reviews
493 restaurant reviews
809 helpful votes 809 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2011

Went for dinner before 7pm and enjoyed the happy hour specials. The server was definitely below average. We started with 2 appetizers, but only received one. The spring rolls were mostly lettuce and not the best I've eaten. Sauce was good. The entrees came out before our other appetizer so we canceled it. The cranberry curry was excellent as was... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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87 reviews 87 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2011

Tibetan restautrants don't survive in Minneapolis. This Tibetan-owned restaurant has a pan-Asian menu serving delicious Thai, Vietnamese, Chinese, and Tibetan food. Vegan & Free Wi-Fi. The food is deliciously fabulous! Try the traditional Tibetan Foods: MOMO Tibetan steamed dumplings. BEEF SHAPTA marinated tender sliced beef sauteed with garlic, ginger, onion, bell peppers, & other secret ingredients. THENTHU a big bowl... More

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2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2011

Exceptional Tibetan noodle soup Thenthuk- incredibly complex and delicious broth- perfect for a cold Minneapolis evening. Good happy hour specials- broad menu. Also enjoyed the momo dumplings. Will definitely be back. Not a ton of atmosphere, but delicious food!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2008

Delicious & right around the corner! What's not to love?

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