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1639 N Ironwood Dr, South Bend, IN 46635-1960
+1 574-247-3000
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11:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Crown Point, Indiana
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

I discovered this gem and I am so happy I did. The food is consistent and excellent. The servers make you feel like family. I return whenever I am in the area. Discover this gem for yourself!

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Thank Jeanne B
Indiana
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61 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

We loved the food here. Both times we've been the entrees were very yummy. They make some of the best crab Rangoon around. The service was great.

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Thank luvnnature
indiana
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236 reviews
184 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

This place is small, clean, and the perfect atmosphere for a great dish to satisfy you completely ! A large menu will leave you stumped on what to choose from and I'm not even talking about choosing from appetizers ! I ordered the crispy fish with is massive and plenty flavorful ! I've tried many things on the menu and... More 

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Thank cdub1382
Berrien Springs, Michigan
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36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

I reviewed Cre-Asian a few months ago--but wanted to note that they have added a Chinese menu. My favorite on this not-so-spicy menu is the Basil Eggplant. Inspired.

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Thank DouglasJones2014
Granger, Indiana
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016

We love this place. Offers lots of variety on the menu, staff is awesome (Nancy is our fave), food tastes terrific!! I'm spoiled and never want to go anywhere else for asian food - which we love!! YUM!! This is the best!! We've been coming here for years!!

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Thank ejdivine2016
South Bend, Indiana
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35 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016

Cre-Asian is such a small restaurant, maybe referred to as a hole in the wall but it is a wonderful restaurant with unique flavors. I eat here often and also received catering from them for parties. Every time I order from Cre-asian the food is outstanding and consistent.

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Thank smonroe13
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

I've heard it's under new Mngmt and was again a great spot. I've found it to be lacking!! The Satay Phõ tasted like peanut soup. I get that satay is w/peanuts but the broth had absolutely no rich Phõ taste whatsoever! My Granddaughters Tofo noodles was exactly the same. No flavor other than thin broth. Servings are indeed generous but... More 

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Thank Diana195011
Indiana
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147 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2016

I enjoyed the atmosphere here. The menu has a large variety of options, since this was my first time, I went with the basics...Orange Chicken...wishing I had gone off the beaten path...I think this place is a hidden gem and look to return again.

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Thank Indy_colts2009
Durban
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016

The service is excellent and the food divine! Don't judge the food by the size of the location or who is next door. The portions are generous and so yummy!! I recommend this restaurant to everyone I know.

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Thank Tami N
South Bend, Indiana
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

Cre-Asian is currently our favorite restaurant in South Bend. The offer Asian food with hints of Thai, Vietnamese, & China. We normally order 5 or 6 dishes for 2 of us so we have take home for another meal Each of the many dishes have bright distinctive flavors that wake up your taste buds. They also have a daily "Specials"... More 

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Thank Gary P

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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$11 - US$30
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Thai, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1639 N Ironwood Dr, South Bend, IN 46635-1960
  • Location: United States  >  Indiana (IN)  >  South Bend
  • Phone Number: +1 574-247-3000
Description
Known for its Vietnamese cuisine, Cre-Asian provides fresh Asian dishes to anyone looking for a perfect lunch spot or a delicious yet fullfilling dinner. From flavorful spring rolls and crunchy crab rangoon to a large bowl of Pho, Cre-Asian aims to satisfy anyone who walks through the door. Our choice of many spices are sure to challenge the spice-hungry customers.

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