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Jade Fountain

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838 Lake St E, Wayzata, MN 55391-1803
+1 612-473-4646
Today
11:00 - 21:30
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Hours:
Sun 16:30 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Omaha, Nebraska
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here for a family dinner and while the service was very good and the staff extremely friendly, we simply didn't like the food that much. I would definitely say that you should try it and not take my rating as proof. Some people in our group loved it and some didn't even finish their plates, so it's just... More 

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Thank JenEpp88
Wayzata, Minnesota
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We live about a mile away and dine at Jade Fountain probably 4-5 times a year (for the past 24 years.) We like it for dine-in or take out. We have never left dissatisfied.

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Thank Reed W
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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34 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

This is your typical American Chinese restaurant food. It has survived in this spot for a long time. Service/including carryout is fast and pleasant. Prices are average. Inside decor is outdated but clean. Food is sometimes over salted. There is definitely better Chinese food in the Twin Cities, but this works for convenience.

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Thank TravelGuurl
Metro Minneapolis-Saint Paul, Minnesota
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65 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016

The Jade Fountain is unassuming from the outside, but is a take-out staple for my family. The other Chinese restaurants in the area don't stack up to the quality or the speed. When we eat out, we'll do a sit-down meal in their dining area and occasionally do the lunch buffet.

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Thank Matthew A
Wayzata, Minnesota
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115 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

We have tried Jade Fountain three times in 14 years and every time it has been lousy. The food is sub-par and it's amazing that this is the only Chinese option in a small town that offers great Japanese sushi in multiple locations. Not recommended at all.

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Thank mnkittycat
Lake Shore, Minnesota
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465 reviews
314 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

Ordered takeout for dinner. Had egg rolls, shrimp fried rice and chicken/broccoli. All of the food was good. Tremendously special? Not really. Just good. Would I order from this Chinese restaurant again? Absolutely.

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Thank Mark A
Medina, Minnesota
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016

We love this place and wish we'd discovered it years ago. We got a recommendation to go to this restaurant within the last six months and we have never been disappointed. We've eaten in and taken out and eat their delicious food almost once a week. We've enjoyed everything from their chow mein and fried rice to their many wonderful... More 

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Thank designergirl2014
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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60 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

From the egg rolls to the fortune cookie, this place is great! We had General Chicken and Beef with Orange Sauce, the food was good and the service was excellent.

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Thank JenniferS62
Wayzata, Minnesota
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82 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2015

Especially good today. Very fresh and high quality. Excellent value, we ordered three entree's with three sides. All where good with a very fair portion. I do not eat meat so ordered the spicy Tofu which was superb! Service was quick and although they were very busy today they where helpful, efficient and timely while the food quality did not... More 

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Thank tessalovestravel
Maple Grove, Minnesota
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28 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2015

We used to give that place to Lee Ann Chin but now that they're only (bad) fast food, this is the place to go for high-quality, delicious Chinese food with excellent sauces and preparation. Good for take-out, good for dine-in, it's been our favorite for many years. And it's a tradition on Christmas Eve! We love their appetizers but Beef... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:30 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 838 Lake St E, Wayzata, MN 55391-1803
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Wayzata
  • Phone Number: +1 612-473-4646

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?