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Great Mandarin Restaurant

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8251 Flying Cloud Dr, Eden Prairie, MN 55344-5350
(952) 941-9828
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11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Eden Prairie, Minnesota
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great food and fast service. My son picks this restaurant out of all others every time we're at the mall. Yum!

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1 Thank Janet O
Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

Tony and Ha the owners of this restaurant have been the owners and operators for 26 years. The best Mandarin Chinese food bar non. Best in my opinion in the Twin Cities. Try the Walnut shrimp or Tiger pork. Off the charts incredible. I usually get the pork egg fu Yong but I get stuck in a rut with what... More 

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1 Thank Tayadog1
Cedar Hill, Texas
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213 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2016

We went here for a lunch buffet recently and the variety of dishes was quite large with lots to choose from. Most of the typical selections are available you might expect. Since it's a buffet, you can get in and out for a good lunch in a short period. We've been here for dinner and eat off the menu and... More 

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Minnetonka, Minnesota
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202 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

We had been eating here nearly weekly some years ago. We finally got to eat here again recently after many years and I am thrilled to say that the food is as delicious as ever. We've had many of the dishes and they are all excellent. The service is very quick and the restaurant has a decent bar selection as... More 

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Thank bt_mpls_traveler
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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94 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

While they have a noon buffet which is very good for the money and those who want to eat and run, I love ordering off the menu.The food is fresher and you can "tweak" the selection if you can't ate one ingredient because it is cooked to your order. If you look behind where they are cooking you will find... More 

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1 Thank edmn911
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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142 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Everyone loves the Great Mandarin for the local Asian food choice. Their food is nicely presented, tastes good, great dips and sauces, generous portions, and friendly, fast service. It is simply over and above most other Asian-style restaurants in town.

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Thank MINNESN0WTA
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

If you are looking for authentic Chinese food, this is not the place. THEY DON'T WANT TO BE SO DON'T COMPLAIN! They have a really kind and great service crew. The food WAS AMAZING!! I personally recommend the sesame chicken (my favorite). This is a classic Chinese American restaurant that I will visit for many more times.

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1 Thank CTeien
Vesta
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

They have a noon buffet that is outstanding. The food is fresh, hot and tasty. The service is very good. This is our favorite place to eat at the Eden Prairie Shopping Center.

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Thank JoAnn D
Twin Cities, MN
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38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

It's a nice place inside the local mall with a very decent buffet. Items off the menu are very good. The owner, Tony, is a really nice guy and always recognizes us but that's easy to do because I'm married to a large, kinda scary looking Hispanic guy.

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Thank twinswin1
Whitstable, United Kingdom
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113 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

I looked forward to this meal here, walked in and was greeted nicely and sat down. I was disappointed immediately when I asked for a chinese green tea! They dont serve green tea was the answer!!! I have never in years and years of eating chinese food not been able to have that. Then I was horrifed that knives and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8251 Flying Cloud Dr, Eden Prairie, MN 55344-5350
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Eden Prairie
  • Phone Number: (952) 941-9828

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