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1310 Cloquet Ave, Cloquet, MN 55720-1623
+1 218-879-5900
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Cloquet, Minnesota
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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I go here at least once a week for lunch or dinner or sometimes just take out by the pound. Food is very good and cooked in small batches so nothing tastes oily or stale. I also order off the menu and have never been disappointed. The service is great and the beverages are only 1.00 extra. Prices are very... More 

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Thank sherryprovine
Cloquet, Minnesota
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Have the buffet or order off the menu. We always love the food here. Not a large selection, but they have what we like. Prices are excellent for families. Ordering off the menu or take out gives you more than you can eat. I love their wonton soup, I could make a meal of it just by itself. My entree... More 

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Thank Phillip D
Duluth
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Small kind of dark restaurant. About average items on the buffett. Very good sweet and sour chicken. They serve both egg rolls and spring rolls. Staff was coming out and checking on the food and made more as needed. Did notice they don't cook with msg so it doesn't feel like you need to drink a lot of water later... More 

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Thank B1894EWpaulac
Cloquet, Minnesota
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

I went the buffet at one oclock and the food was dried out and not fresh. There was only a small amount of food in each bin. They do give a senior discount. Their chicken wings were dry and hard. I will not go back there. They need to keep their food fresh and more flavorful

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Thank Ronald N
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126 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

This place is very clean and the buffet was kept hot and full while we were there, even though it was a Tuesday evening after the main dinner hour. The food was mild but fine and the price was very low. I would pass on the egg rolls and spring rolls in favor of wontons and steamed dumplings which were... More 

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1 Thank Melissa I
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

This is not Chinese, it's very inauthentic and the meat looks like jiggly bits...all the meat has the same texture from beef to chicken. I'm not even sure it's meat.

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Thank Mackenzie R
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2015

Good buffet and great service. I got an order to go once and when I got home I realized they had forgotten to put one of my items in the bag. I called them up and they delivered it right to my house for me. Couldn't ask for more!

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Thank jara419
Northern Minnesota
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119 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2014

The service is friendly and efficient, and the prices are great for what you get. My favorite dish is the mongolian beef which is tender and spicy. They will deliver to local hotels and casinos for a nominal charge ($3) and the food is delivered in travel friendly plastic containers that can be saved and reused.

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Thank The_Duluth_Kids
Cloquet, Minnesota
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2014

I love that Panda does not use any MSG. The buffet is small but they always have it stocked and if they run out of something they will make you more right away. I LOVE the staff they are very attentive and friendly. I think that the decor is a bit dated and I think if they modernized thinking a... More 

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1 Thank alouhela
Esko, Minnesota, United States
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2013

I love going here. The price is decent and the food is great. If something is getting low they refill it and keep things fresh even during non busy times. There was this one time I wanted potstickers and there was only one left, I asked and they made a fresh batch right away. The employees are kind and prompt... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1310 Cloquet Ave, Cloquet, MN 55720-1623
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Cloquet
  • Phone Number: +1 218-879-5900

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?