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“Best Egg Roll”
Review of Grand Cafe

Grand Cafe
Ranked #121 of 263 Restaurants in Bloomington
Cuisines: Chinese
Dining options: Delivery, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Delivery, Reservations
Reviewed March 14, 2012

This restaurant had been around since 1921. Always busy at lunch time but has a very fast turn around and can handle the rush quite well. I guess from so many years of experience and there does not seem to have any personnel turn overs unlike other establishments. Service is excellent. The place is quite rustic and has a certain character.
Very good wanton soup and excellent egg rolls.

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1  Thank nenf
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Reviewed January 6, 2012

This is a must if you are in town and are looking for the best Chinese food in town...must try their eggs rolls

1  Thank Will C
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Reviewed October 27, 2011

This is not your typical Chinese restaurant. The food is DEFINITELY a cut above any Chinese restaurant I have ever eaten at - anywhere. The Grand Cafe has been a fixture here in Bloomington-Normal for over 70 years, and my own family has eaten there over the past 40 or 50 years.

The food is exceptional, the prices are very reasonable & the staff there are wonderful.

It is not a fancy restaurant, and as one reviewer noted, it is a bit dark inside, but if you're simply wanting great food at a great price, the Grand Cafe is #1 in town.

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5  Thank LifeJourney222
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Reviewed September 5, 2011

This used to be my #1 place around for Chinest, now it's #2 (Mandarin Garden...wow!), but I still get a craving occasionally to stop in and get some beef chop suey to go. It's dark inside, and the waitstaff are nice...it's definitely an established place and if I had never tried Mandarin, I would still have it as my #1. :)

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Reviewed July 27, 2011

Love the Sezchuan chicken-spicy and filled with veggies. Their eggrolls are delicious. Yes, the atmosphere is dated, but the friendly staff and yummy food makes up for it.

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2  Thank Choozy1
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