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China Cafe

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24299 Novi Rd, Novi, MI 48375-2403
+1 248-449-4888
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11:00 - 21:30
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 21:00
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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47 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Excellent Chinese! Sizzling Won Ton Sup is delicious. There are many vegetarian selections. I like eggplant dish. Service is very good.

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Thank 299michaele
Northville, Michigan
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102 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just started to use China Cafe as our old reliable Asian restaurant closed. My wife ordered a couple to go orders and I picked them up. We thought we got one wrong item so i called as I normally don't like chicken so she took the item off the bill. We'll I went ahead and ate the dish and... More 

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Thank Tom B
Barcelona, Spain
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91 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing Food and Service. According to the hostess this restaurant has been here for 19 years, however it was our first visit. This is by far the very best Chinese I have eaten in the US. I highly recommend this restaurant and we will be back‼️‼️‼️ Excellent Craft cocktails ✔️ Excellent Salad ✔️ Amazing Beef Short Rib ✔️ Amazing Mongolian... More 

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Thank ardis5
Novi, Michigan
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79 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lunch menu is reasonable and very filling. The different dishes that I've eaten have been very good. The dinner menu is more extensive and at a reasonably higher price than the lunch menu. They have a full bar and nice choice of hors d'ourves.

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Thank GrandpaFrank43
Ann Arbor, MI
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I dined at China Cafe and I can recommend this place as a great dining experience. On a busy Friday evening, we waited about 30 minutes around the bar, which had a big screen TV. We were seated in the center of all the action and were promptly visited by the manager who took our drink order. My guest ordered... More 

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Thank Danxbluegill
Belleville, Michigan
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

First time going here after reading about all the reviews and the story / review from the Detroit News. Nice looking little place decorated with a mix of old and new chinese. The food is a little more pricier than most other chinese but the food is A LOT better. My wife likes to order boneless almond chicken, which is... More 

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Thank Rev_Rice
Herceg-Novi, Montenegro
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

This is definitely the BEST chinese food in the area. It is pricier than traditional chinese places but worth every penny. The portions are quite large and the sweet potato fries appetizer was terrific! The service was exceptional. The owner was even clearing off tables. Will definitely be going back.

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Thank annlM5018AK
Grand Rapids MIchigan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

The food got to our table so fast I thought they had the order wrong. I had the lo Mein and was so happy with it and there was so much that I had 3 meals from the one serving and that was the lunch portion.

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Thank OTBS32
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39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We are lucky to have such a wonderful place to eat each time we are in town. Everything about China Cafe is wonderful from the staff to the food to the ambiance. What a treat!

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Thank Chellybelly23
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

You will pay more at China Café then you will at a standard Chinese takeout, and it is well worth the small difference. The food is prepared with care from fresh ingredients, they adjust his spice levels to your personal preference, and portions are more than adequate. The staff is friendly, take out is delivered on time, and the bar... More 

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Thank Ron C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24299 Novi Rd, Novi, MI 48375-2403
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Novi
  • Phone Number: +1 248-449-4888

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