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First Wok Chinese Restaurant

415 E 78TH St, Bloomington, MN 55420-1251
+1 952-881-2413
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fried rice” (5 reviews)
“beef” (4 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:30All hours
CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
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LOCATION
415 E 78TH St, Bloomington, MN 55420-1251
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1 - 10 of 38 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We used to live in the area and have been eating lunch and dinner here a lot since they opened in 1986-7. No matter where we have lived around the country we always return here when we are in the area. We must admit that...More

Thank bruces902
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

I have been going here since the late 1990's. I found it close to the house. In 2017 I still crave their chicken and peanuts in hot pepper sauce and tg ed princess chicken and shrimp. Love their hot and sour soup and the wonton...More

Thank pasosoul
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

So far the best I have found for hot & sour soup in the cities. Very friendly family run restaurant, great lunch specials and top notch take out, portions are large and very well packaged. Lost 1 star as the facility could use a face...More

Thank Fred A
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

We walked here from our hotel. Got seated right away..The staff are very friendly and polite. We didnt have to wait long for our food and it was delicious!

Thank Heather D
Reviewed 6 February 2017

We were in Bloomington and passed by 1st Wok, a humble exterior which must not discourage a visit to this truly wonderful restaurant. We got there at a bit of an odd time on Sunday, 2 PM. The restaurant was empty when we arrived but...More

Thank BilalMasood
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

First Wok is consistently the best food in town.The decor is basic it is always clean, friendly, and fast. The portions are ample even on the lunch special menu. I have eaten my way across most of the menu with no disappointments. Our best loved...More

Thank johog1
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Good lunch special deals with huge portions-- usually we have to take some home for later. Fresh ingredients, but not as flavorful as I previously remembered. Still, a good place to go with friendly staff. Family owned.

Thank vgroten
Reviewed 17 August 2016

first time to Bloomington, went here to have dinner. The food was good but I have taste better. They give you a very skinny glass for your soda and than when you get a refill they bring a small tin pitcher.

Thank littledominican47
Reviewed 16 June 2016

I have been eating at First Wok for twenty years, and the taste, quality, and value have been very consistent. There are options closer to home, but none that come close to First Wok. In my opinion it is worth the drive. I did takeout...More

Thank Brian L
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

Been going here for years. Fantastic food and for lunch you get a large portion. Nothing fancy for restaurant but the friendliness or quality of food make up for it. We go in and they remember how many usually in our party and remember what...More

Thank Pamela C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 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 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 415 E 78TH St, Bloomington, MN 55420-1251
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Bloomington
  • Phone Number: +1 952-881-2413
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