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Village Wok

University / Dinkytown
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610 Washington Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414-2916
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11:00 am - 1:45 am
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 1:45 am
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Seating, Takeout

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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3 of 5 stars
Big menu...something for everyone

Tried this place after a recommendation from a coworker. The menu is big with something for everyone. The restaurant is not a big place and certainly nothing fancy, but the food was good. The service was OK.

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 27, 2015
Bloomington, Minnesota
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Bloomington, Minnesota
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144 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015 via mobile

Tried this place after a recommendation from a coworker. The menu is big with something for everyone. The restaurant is not a big place and certainly nothing fancy, but the food was good. The service was OK.

Thank Grandgirl
Delafield, Wisconsin
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

After a long day of volleyball it was nice to see that this restaurant was still open at 10:30 at night (they seat until 1:30 on Saturdays). We split an order of general tso's chicken and some beef satay. While I wasn't a fan of the over-breading of the chicken, the flavor was delicious. Would definitely go back for more.

Thank Cynthia L
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Take the light rail to The Village Wok for an informal delicious Chinese meal. Get a mango shake on the side and a beer and watch the campus students enjoy a quick meal too.

Thank MWD376
Lincolnwood, Illinois, United States
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79 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Village Wok is very convenient if you are at the University of Minnesota. A nice casual, homey atmosphere and the food is good. We had the Hong Kong style noodles with BBQ pork and wonton - flavorful soup, tasty char siu and wonton, and the roast duck noodles. Village Wok really loads up on the meat and toppings with the... More 

Thank Bryan F
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Love going to this restaurant. We were at a wedding and staying at the Commons Hotel. Village Wok was across the street and open late which was awesome to go there after a long wedding reception. Yummy food, great variety and very affordable. High recommend this place

Thank Myra C
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Placed an order to go for dinner on a Friday night and was told it would be ready in fifteen minutes. Get there in fifteen, not done. Wait another 5-10 minutes. It's fine, I understand a mistake and it's pretty busy. I'm forced to wait in this tiny crowded entryway with others that have been waiting longer, and one annoyed... More 

2 Thank MinneapolisGopher
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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83 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

This place has great variety and decent prices. It is main crowd are students at the U and it is located in front of the Light Tail so it is easy to get to it The service is so so but overall for the prices they offered and the variety is a good buy I was positively surprised with the... More 

Thank wiminneapolis
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
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47 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 via mobile

The menu is huge and overwhelming, no idea why it must be so big. I got the Chicken Lo Mein and had enough for three meals. Our service was fast and the food was good. Not the best Chinese on campus, but they are open late and have a convenient location for myself.

Thank Lauren P
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32 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014 via mobile

I don't know why my family likes this place so much. I can never decide what I want to eat. The menu is way too much and the food isn't that great. Their duck is probably the best and their house chow fun is the best. But still isn't the greatest place. They need to clean up the place, like... More 

Thank Divilat
Springdale, Arkansas
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122 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 186 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

I wish I would've remembered another reviewer said the plates were enough for 2. At first I thought the prices might be a little high, but once my daughter's plate of Orange Chicken got to the table I realized we could've shared. I had an order of spring rolls that were very good. There were a few large groups when... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 610 Washington Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414-2916
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis>  > University / Dinkytown
  • Neighborhood: University / Dinkytown
  • Phone Number: 612-331-9041

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: Chinese, Asian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Large groups, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 1:45 am
11:00 am - 1:45 am
11:00 am - 1:45 am
11:00 am - 1:45 am
11:00 am - 1:45 am
11:00 am - 1:45 am
11:00 am - 1:45 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?