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Orchid Restaurant

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1190 County Road J, Suite 100, White Bear Lake, MN 55127-6814
+1 651-426-3558
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great menu of Vietnamese, Thai, Chinese. I had the eggplant dish with seafood. This is an excellent dish. Pad Thai is great. Mango beef and spring rolls also good. Full bar

Thank William F
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70 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for our 2nd visit. Loved it! I had the lunch special, orange chicken with fried rice and chicken wings! Delicious! The chicken "nuggets" were lightly battered and smothered in delicious orange sauce, not too sweet. There was a lot of them too. The fried rice was not greasy, just full of carrots and peas and bean sprouts and... More 

Thank Olds55
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant came highly recommended. Never having had Vietnamese food we started with the Vietnamese spring rolls for the appetizers. They were delicious. Not greasy at all, the wrapper was light and flaky. They were not as heavy as a Chinese egg roll. Staying on the safe side we ordered Mongolian beef and sesame chicken. Both were fantastic. The chicken... More 

Thank Patty S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

Our family has been choosing to come to The Orchid for a few years now. You can eat in the restaurant, or get take out, but it's always the same quality. There are many diverse items to choose from on the menu. Our favorite is their spring roll appetizers with their peanut sauce. Best I've ever had! They also have... More 

Thank Kelsey B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

Had the pad Thai and it was amazing. Went here at 7 pm on Sunday night and the parking lot was packed. The prices were on the higher side, but the food portions were huge. The service was extremely friendly.

Thank Beckie T
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016

Juli and I just visited The Orchid in White Bear Lake last Friday, 08/19/16. We just finished a movie matinee, and decided to walk across parking lot to eat. I had not been here in a few years because I had moved several miles away. However, It was an extremely pleasant surprise! Service was perfect, and waiter had even provided... More 

Thank Robert W
Harpers Ferry, West Virginia
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2016

Excellent choice for dinner. Extensive menu and very friendly wait staff who were happy to customize spice levels & ingredients. My spicy sizzling eggplant with shrimp was delicious. Our whole family, including our non-adventurous 10 year old, loved our meal. If we lived closer, we'd be regulars here.

Thank 4mntnlvrs
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 22, 2016

We try to eat here at least once every time we come to The Cities to visit relatives. It's a really nice Asian restaurant with a great selection of dishes an they use white chicken meat for all but two of their many chicken entrees. But the one thing that keeps me from giving that last star is consistency. I'm... More 

Thank Larry M
Louisville, Kentucky
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016

They serve Vietnamese-French food here. I used to live in the area, and have since moved away. But when we are in town visiting family, I HAVE to get the cream cheese wontons. They are the best I've ever had. I also stick with the sweet and sour chicken - again, just the best. I love the sauce, the chicken... More 

Thank Suki_Warrior
Blaine, Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 6, 2016

My husband and I went out for a lunch and they have an excellent lunch deal for only $9.50/person that comes with a choice of an appetizer, fried rice, and a choice of an entree. Everything was very tasty. We love spicy food, and the toasted sesame chicken was a perfect blend of spicy and sweet. The egg rolls were... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian, Vietnamese
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 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 - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1190 County Road J, Suite 100, White Bear Lake, MN 55127-6814
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  White Bear Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 651-426-3558

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?