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CaiE's Oriental Cafe

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700 S Meadows Pkwy # 101, Reno, NV 89521-4877
7758539668
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Isle of Wight
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33 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's really disappointing to write a poor review. I searched YELP and Tripadvisor for help in finding a DimSum restaurant for lunch. We came across this cafe and had hopes of some decent potstickers and shumai. The menu had the basics so we thought it would be OK. Sadly we were disappointed. The potstickers were made from thin wonton skins,... More 

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Thank emcalgirl76
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Asian restaurant close to home. This restaurant is in a small stripe mall off of South Meadows. The food is very good, plentiful and is not cooked with MSG. In fact the owner whose name is CaiE is obsessed with healthy fresh cooking and is forever tweaking recipes to incorporate fresh healthy foods on her menu. This is my go... More 

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Thank Sarah H
Henderson, Nevada
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66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

We have been coming here for years and it is always good. We enjoy the kung pao shrimp, string beans with black bean sauce and garlic shrimp as well as many other dishes. The service is always good.

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Thank kariedi
Atlanta, Georgia
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108 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

Service was slow and waiter's English was poor, had trouble understanding my simple order. The chicken dish I got was weird, it was fried but the pieces were super small so it felt like all I was eating was breading. Will never return.

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Thank DJ82184
Reno, Nevada
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65 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2016

Servers are erratic . . . as is the kitchen. Been there for dinner and lunch . . . like I said, it's conveniently located. Never great, occasionally pretty awful. Nobody in the kitchen takes pride in what they do . . . they simply sling hash! Could use a good steam-cleaning and some team-building. Nobody seems to know what... More 

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Thank 73891
Reno NV
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2016

CalE has great lunch specials! Huge portions, great food, great service and a bright sun-drenched room. For the lunch specials, you pick your protein and sauce / preparation, and egg rolls or potstickers. All choices are excellent and arrived July.

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Thank Dave_in_Reno
Reno, Nevada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015

We've been ordering take out from CaiE for a few years now. We've always been a little disgruntled with the service but this last visit has convinced us to find a new restaurant. Christmas Eve we called in an $100 plus order early in the day to give them plenty of warning. We arrived at the specified time only to... More 

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Thank NancyF5354
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2015

The world is filled with oriental restaurants in shopping centers. Caie's is no ordinary restaurant. The food is reasonably priced and the dim sum was good beyond our expectations. In fact, this café was such a find that we visited twice during our stay. They serve draft beer and some wines. I do not know if spirits are on their... More 

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Thank Sharon L F
Charlotte, NC
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015

Average is not bad. They have a mostly traditional menu with a few slightly unique options. You do get a lot of food. Dim sum is a big deal here but I chose something different.

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Thank 2BEis2SKI
Reno, Nevada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2015

Dim Sum was a disappointment. Places I've had it before a little cart came by and you picked the items. Also, they didn't have the variety I'm used to. But, their calamari was tremendous and the tangerine chicken was very good also. Our server was the nicest guy ever!

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Thank lew w

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 700 S Meadows Pkwy # 101, Reno, NV 89521-4877
  • Location: United States  >  Nevada (NV)  >  Reno
  • Phone Number: 7758539668

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