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China Cafe

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1623 London Rd, Duluth, MN 55812-1620
+1 218-728-0100
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Normal, Illinois
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121 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We grabbed a bunch of takeout for a family holiday gathering and this place was overall awesome. *The Sweet and Sour shrimp tasted fine (standard sweet and sour sauce - probably institutional). The shrimp were ~very~ large and that was a plus, but I don't think they were hand-breaded. I think they were institutional, as well. *The Chicken Almond Ding... More 

Thank rhetorical_meow
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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39 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

The China Cafe is a nice place to eat. Not much to look at from the outside, but pleasant atmosphere inside. Many, many choices of entrees, and the staff is pleasant and attentive. The food is pretty good--not the best I've ever had, but well prepared and enjoyable. The prices are also fairly reasonable.

Thank LaurieBZ
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

I was looking for Asian food in Duluth. Out of the 3 Asian restaurants I've tried before in Duluth, this is the best. I had a wonton soup, which was delicious, and the voodoo chicken, which was decent. The serving was big, service was prompt & courteous, price was affordable. I ordered medium spicy but it was mild, so we're... More 

Thank Angelina N
Duluth, MN
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87 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Our Beta Sigma Phi chapter meets there once a mo. for a 11:30 meeting. Service is great--we're up away from other patrons. Food delicious and you get a huge amount for the price.

Thank DuluthmnFroggie
Solon Springs, Wisconsin
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82 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016

The China Cafe is conveniently located just a couple of blocks South of McDonalds on London Road. So it is easy to find right off I-35 or not that far from the Hospitals or Downtown. The Meals are very reasonable on the prices. Meals average about $9 per meal. But you should be able to feed TWO PEOPLE with one... More 

Thank paulmwalsh2015
Duluth, Minnesota
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

China cafe. What can one say. If you have eaten in one you have eaten in everyone. Same people, same service, same food, same wallhangings. For some folks, who don't like surprises, I think it excellent.

Thank Richard l
Grand Marais
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2016

Great menu that includes several soups and appetizers, a huge number of lunch and dinner choices, as well as kid's portions and a few American-style dishes. Servings are generous. Entrees range from mild, to savory, to spicy-hot. I lean toward spicy foods, but when I can't decide, my standby is Orange Chicken with a dash of added 'heat.' Staff is... More 

1 Thank FishFryNorthShore
Duluth, Minnesota
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48 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2016

They offer alot of choices on the menu and the portions are a good size for the price! I would highly recommend this to others! They also do delivery and takeout!

1 Thank catherinecZ7761BJ
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15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2016

Used to be a standy-by Chinese craving spot but something's changed. Fried rice isn't as good and you no longer get a cup of their delicious soup. And why can't I ever get a knife?

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56 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

Dependable Chinese food in northern Minnesota! Since Beijing closed this is our new favorite Chinese restaurant:) Favorites include sesame chicken, moo goo gai pan, low mein, chicken wings with oyster sauce, cream cheese won tons--you get the picture. Call or order online, food is ready for pick up and hot. Eat in with friendly service. Delivery is also quick--can't lose!... More 

1 Thank Kimberly E

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1623 London Rd, Duluth, MN 55812-1620
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Duluth
  • Phone Number: +1 218-728-0100

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?