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South China Island Inn

1851 N Saint Paul Rd, Maplewood, MN 55109-4707
+1 651-770-9479
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible0%
12 Sep 2015
“OK food, dirty, dingy restaurant”
8 Apr 2015
“A favorite for as far back as I can remember!”
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1851 N Saint Paul Rd, Maplewood, MN 55109-4707
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Reviewed 13 September 2015

Recently had family in town, and they wanted Chinese food. Our favorite Chinese restaurant was closed for the Labor Day weekend, so we settled on South China Island. We should have ordered take-out! The food was good, but my wife chose the buffet. And unlike...More

Thank Gene8
Reviewed 9 April 2015

The service is always fast here and the food is fresh. It has been the same people running it for as long as I can remember! The chicken chow mein and the chicken fried rice are awesome!

Thank Ber15
Reviewed 12 January 2015

I order out of this restaurant frequently, I even moved 30 min. north and still make a trip at least once a month!

Thank Jessica S
Reviewed 19 May 2014 via mobile

This is some of the best chinese food in the twin cities. The portions are huge and everthing is so tasty. The lo mein and cream cheese wontons are the best we have had. Sure the decor sucks...but who cares...don't let it keep you from...More

Thank Angie N
Reviewed 8 February 2014

The building is an old A&W...kind of rundown...decor needs updating...but the owners and the food they make are great.

Thank chaztjr
Reviewed 17 January 2013

I love this place! My family has been going here for years and the food is always amazing! Take-out orders are always hot and fresh, and don't take very long to get ready. The only down side to this place is that the interior is...More

Thank J P
Reviewed 25 December 2012

We got a variety of dishes for takeout, and the common theme was grease. Seems like their philosophy is "you can only improve a thing when you deep fry it." My relatives who live here like the chow mien, but I couldn't take too much...More

Thank morl8tr
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Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1851 N Saint Paul Rd, Maplewood, MN 55109-4707
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Maplewood
  • Phone Number: +1 651-770-9479
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