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Oriental Orchid

506 E Sheridan St, Ely, MN 55731-1458
+1 218-365-7502
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good48%
  • Average24%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
2 weeks ago
“Meals Served on Paper Plates with Plastic Forks”
May 22, 2017
“Vietnamese food”
Closed Now
Chinese, Asian, Vietnamese
506 E Sheridan St, Ely, MN 55731-1458
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had really hoped I was finding a gem in this restaurant, but no. We had to order at the counter from a menu stuck under a piece of glass. We had to retrieve our sodas from a cooler. The food was average, but really...More

Thank Candy P
Reviewed May 22, 2017

If you like to eat Oriental foods, this is the place in Ely. Great recipes here for Vietnamese food, take out mostly, but a few in-house tables.

Thank Cecilia R
Reviewed February 6, 2017

This is another one that I have been here before and it was really good. Is it because of the winter??? I had fried rice last summer and it was REALLY GOOD, along with another dish. I went in for dinner, had shrimp fried rice...More

Thank bulldogtwo
Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

We ordered some basic Chinese meals like cream cheese wontons, sweet and sour chicken and fried rice. We picked up our order a little later then they said it would be ready but that was ok. We got home and realized that they forgot to...More

Thank angiebaby007
Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

We order take out often when at our cabin. It is usually a 15 minute wait so we call ahead. Not a lot of veggies in the fried rice and sweet sour chicken has no pineapple or green peppers in it. Great egg rolls!

Thank Karen M
Reviewed July 19, 2016

My husband and I recently ate here while visiting Ely. We each had the Mongolian chicken...although I asked for mine to be less spicy and to have rice noodles rather then rice. Both of our meals were quite delicious. My only complaint was that since...More

Thank sinaigirl
Reviewed June 29, 2016

Best fried rice I've had in a long time. Some other things they have are good but the fried rice, trust me, it's good. And you get a good quart of it. Wasn't impressed with the size and amount of shrimp in mine, so next...More

Thank bulldogtwo
Reviewed September 9, 2015 via mobile

Go for the spring rolls and the true experience of eating authentic Vietnamese food. The spring rolls are amazing as is the peanut sauce for dipping! I've eaten several dishes and have enjoyed all of them. The facility is not fancy and is modest. The...More

Thank Blair B
Reviewed September 5, 2015

When this place first opened it was not very good but I am glad I decided to keep trying because it is for sure getting better Fried rice always is good here, almost as good as Thai but not quite. After that it's kind of...More

Thank bulldogtwo
Reviewed August 31, 2015 via mobile

Delicious food and large selection. Not much indoor seating, but great takeout food. I would recommend this restaurant if you are looking for quick takeout food.

Thank btd_123
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 506 E Sheridan St, Ely, MN 55731-1458
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Ely
  • Phone Number: +1 218-365-7502
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