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1120 7th St NW, Northgate Shopping Center, Rochester, MN 55901-1732
507-285-1438
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Sun - Sat 10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner
Description: Has won best Chinese resturant in Rochester for many years, small and...
Has won best Chinese resturant in Rochester for many years, small and family run. Phone number 507-285-1438
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Friendly staff, fast, fresh Chinese food

There is a wide selection of authentic Chinese dishes on the menu including dishes for couple. There is seating for couples through large groups. Really fast service, fresh food, wide variety makes it hard to choose so we keep going back to try more. All dishes we ordered have been hot, excellent... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 14, 2015
Al W
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Rockford, Illinois
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Rochester, Minnesota
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

Average needed more seasoning. Everything tasted blah. Egg rolls were good. Wonton soup was not very good. Chicken and fried rice blah no flavor.

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Rockford, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

There is a wide selection of authentic Chinese dishes on the menu including dishes for couple. There is seating for couples through large groups. Really fast service, fresh food, wide variety makes it hard to choose so we keep going back to try more. All dishes we ordered have been hot, excellent flavor, freshly cooked. No buffet but you did... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

While in Rochester for a visit to mayo clinic we ordered to go some food from this restaurant. It was the worst meal ever. The fried rice was mushy and had no flavor. The crab ragoon had no crab in it. My chicken stir fry smelled funny so we didnt eat it. We will never go back.

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Rochester, Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Of course it's not 'authentic' we're in the middle of America people!! Besides that, I like this place it's typical AMERICAN Chinese food. I've lived in China; you're not going to eat the same food that they make in China because...we're in a different country. Service is prompt and polite, great conversation. Food portions are huge! Who could ask for... More 

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Rochester, Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

The food and service here is great, lots of menu options at a fair price. Great for lunch or dinner or take out. This is my favorite place to dine.

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Wisconsin
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41 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

We reviewed this place in December of 2011 and it was GREAT! We were back in Rochester recently and decided we would like Chinese. The food was not good, I had Pepper Steak and it was poor. The meat was a tenderized cheap cut of beef you could barley cut. My wife had Hunan chicken that was not good, the... More 

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Hinsdale, Illinois
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Having lived in Chicago for nearly 40 years..a weekly trip to Chinatown was on our agenda. This place would rank fairly high. We avoid meat -heavy meals and order vegetables or tofu. My good Asian friends always say... use meat is a condiment. Of note were the Chinese broccoli and spicy green beans. Killer good. Not as fond of the... More 

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Owatonna, Minnesota
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I have been eating at this restaurant for almost 30 years. Service has always been good. Food has always been great. If you like Szechuan don't miss this place!

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Rochester, Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

This used to be the only place I'd head to for Chinese food in Rochester -- and it's probably still the best in the area, but "Best of Rochester" isn't saying much...

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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49 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

This was a disappointment. I saw that they were the highest rated Chinese restaurant in town so we ordered some takeout here. I had Happy Family (shrimp, scallops, chicken and pork) and my friend ordered the plum pork. Both of us felt that the dishes were very bland. They need to do something to get some flavor into these dishes.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1120 7th St NW, Northgate Shopping Center, Rochester, MN 55901-1732
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: 507-285-1438

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese

Description

Has won best Chinese resturant in Rochester for many years, small and family run. Phone number 507-285-1438
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
10:30 am - 10:00 pm

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