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Bamboo Garden

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721 S Saginaw Rd, Midland, MI 48640-4600
+1 989-832-7967
12:00 - 21:30
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Sun 12:00 - 21:00
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Fri 11:00 - 21:30
Sat 12:00 - 21:30
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Hickory, North Carolina
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Orange chicken was good level of spice and not too sweet. Lemon chicken sauce was served on the side with fresh lemons. Great fried rice and we loved the hot and sour soup. Would come back in a heart beat. Even my picky itallian loved it (he normally hates Chinese). Yum!!

Thank Alexis M
Portland, Oregon
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here as it had the best reviews. I'm not a vegetarian so our experience was different. You may find the flavor bland, but you could taste all the veggies as they were not over cooked. We had broccoli and beef, and four season...they were both delicious and cooked perfectly. Portions were generous.

Thank RAMOEn
Midland, Michigan
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went there with husband and daughter. I'm a vegetarian so for me we ordered the Ma Po tofu, assuming the tofu section was vegetarian. Imagine my surprise when it arrived and I saw beef in it. Ok, maybe I should have checked with the waitress, but as tofu dishes usually are vegetarian and her English was incomprehensible, I didn't. We... More 

Thank c n
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Don't be scared by the empty parking lot. I almost was and almost missed a great meal. We've eaten here in the restaurant and takeout a few times last year. We really enjoyed it but we have a large family and do not all agree on Chinese for dinner. We were able to go again tonight and had the pork... More 

Thank TDP5
Mount Pleasant, Michigan
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

We live in the area so we know that this restaurant changed ownership a few years ago. Under the previous owner, this restaurant was the best Chinese restaurant in the mid Michigan area. After the restaurant changing hands, their food is close to the worse of any Chinese restaurant that we have ever eaten. We will not go back to... More 

1 Thank Luckympmi
1 review
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

This is the perfect place for lunch - it's our go-to. Food is hot, delicious and there's a lot of variety. Highly recommended!

Thank YoJoShmo
Lookout Mountain, Tennessee
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 November 2016

We stopped in the Bamboo Garden without any recommendations from friends and found it to be really good. The lunch buffet is certainly competent, but ordering off the menu is really wonderful. we tried the Cumin Lamb which was a 'hot pepper' item. My wife and I shared the the lamb and were blown away first by the heat and... More 

Thank Bob H
1 review
Reviewed 3 September 2016

I've been to most of the Chinese restaurants in the Midland, Bay City, Saginaw region and there is no doubt in my mind that this is one of the best. It was recommended to me by friends who moved to Saginaw a few years back, from a much larger metropolitan area out West. The service is excellent but more importantly,... More 

Thank Dr. S
Midland, Michigan
2 reviews
Reviewed 13 January 2016

We went here on Christmas because it was the only Chinese place open in town. You would think with that being the case, they would have staffed accordingly. There were 2 maybe 3 people working in the entire place and we had to wait to even get a clean booth. While we waited 45 minutes for our food, 4 couples... More 

Thank Melissa R
Midland, Michigan
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 December 2015

I Was Disappointed it does have the best and most authentic Chinese food in midland. But back in May i took my wife there for her birthday when we got there the restaurant was empty shortly after we sat down a large Chinese group came in and were even speaking Chinese. to make a long story we watched both waitress... More 

Thank Penny W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 721 S Saginaw Rd, Midland, MI 48640-4600
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Midland
  • Phone Number: +1 989-832-7967

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