St. Paul >Food & Dining > Grand Shanghai Restaurant
1328 Grand Ave, St Paul, MN | Directions 5510544.939920 -93.156290
Neighborhoods: Macalester - Groveland
My daughter and I come here at least once a month for their simple but fresh buffet. The potstickers, green beans and curry dishes never fail to satisfy. The waitstaff are friendly.
Small Chinese restaruant on Grand St. in St. Paul. Every dish is good, but the Pot Stickers are the best I have ever had. Dim Sum on the weekends is also fantastic. Great food for a very good price.
We will be back, groupon or not. Good all around service!
I have been eating here for years, since I was a kid and I absolutely love it. Most of their food is pretty standard and things like Chicken Lo Mein and Beef and Broccoli are good but nothing spectacular. I would like to see more vegetables in their General Tso's Chicken as that's pretty much just chicken and rice; it's tasty though!
The food is delicious! All the staff are so friendly and welcoming. Thank you!
finally came to Grand Shanghai and was impressed with their unusual menu items, from fried tofu skins to the "8 treasure rice pudding." Their specials board suggested a variety of vegetable stir-frys, though I didn't ask about those. The place was bustling and filled mostly with families eager to set their children on the early road to obesity through $6.99 all-you-can-eat buffets. As such, if you're coming to the restaurant alone or with only one other person, be warned that they'll seat you in a high-traffic and busy area with kids running around and people picking up take-out orders.
I had the mock goose (thick mushrooms wrapped in fried tofu skins and cooked in a wine sauce) and the "tofu skins with Chinese greens." The mock goose is ostensibly an appetizer though, at $7.25, it's quite expensive and the portion size could easily constitute an entire meal. That said, it was delicious. The tofu skins are semi-crunchy and chewy, amazingly all at once, and the mushrooms were delectable. This was a highly unusual dish with tricky and complex textures. It's also one I've never seen before and I've eaten at hundreds of Chinese restaurants
Good value, friendly staff, great service and delicious. Thank you!
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