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“Great Food”
Review of China Cafe

China Cafe
Ranked #4 of 203 Restaurants in Novi
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $0 - $20
Cuisines: Chinese
Dining options: Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations
Reviewed March 7, 2013

WE sat up at the bar, very cozy and warm. I ordered the salmon special and it was wonderful. Came with soup or salad, rice and two nice pieces of salmon. Hubby got chinese order and it was just the way he liked it spicy and so good.

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Reviewed March 4, 2013

We've eaten at China Cafe more than a few times and it just seems to get better on each visit. Our latest was on a cold Sunday evening and the restaurant was full which speaks to the quality and variety of the food. The Chinese menu is varied from "traditional" to some unusual preparations to Korean. We've sampled many and found them very good, though they tone down the "spicy" dishes for American palates. The noise level is manageable thanks to the sound-aborbing walls. China Cafe is not just around the corner from us, but always worth the trip, particularly if you're in the Twelves Oaks shopping area.

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Reviewed January 23, 2013

Great top notch food, much better than average Chinese. It is more on par with PF Chang, but significantly less cost. We had lettuce wraps, General Tao Chicken, and Firecracker Chicken and all were fantastic.
It doesn't look like much from the outside, but he restaurant is very well appointed, nice bar area and tables in the main dining area.

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Reviewed December 11, 2012

China Cafe, just down the road from the sprawling Twelve Oaks Shopping Center in Novi, is our usual destination after a day of shopping. China Cafe is not large, but there is usually ample space without a wait, except maybe on Friday or Saturday evenings ... and then it has a nice bar area to make the wait easier. The menu transcends the usual and leans toward the Hunan and spicy side of Chinese cooking. But they are quite able to adjust the "heat" index for just about any palate. The combination beef/shrimp in a tangy sauce is our favorite. Service is great and friendly and the prices are reasonable.

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Thank edlexin
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Reviewed October 9, 2012

We often meet family here. Food is good quality and well prepared. We have always been happy with our selections and we've tried just about everything. Definitely not a run of the mill Chinese restaurant! Highly recommend.

Thank KathrynSews
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