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4215 Bloomington Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55407-3334
+1 612-722-6274
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11:00 - 21:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

I have been ordering takeout from here for about a year and a half now, they have the best wonton soup!! Most places don't offer much more than the wontons in their soup, here they include bok choy, carrots, roast pork and pea pods as well. Overall everything I've had is pretty good - wings, BBQ pork, fried rice, pan... More 

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Thank Palani P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

It's not much to look at but the Food was awesome. Enough to fill up on and take home. Everyone should give them a try Atleast once. You wount be disappointed you did.

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Thank Joe L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Years ago a former boss taught me that some of the best places to eat don't look like much on the outside, and they may be lacking in fancy decor on the inside. However, the food speaks (loudly) for itself. He said to pay attention to how many cars are parked outside. Or in Mei Inn's case, how many to-go... More 

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Thank shawn m
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 March 2016

We ate in, but there were MANY people picking up take out. Our party of 4 ordered 4 different dishes and were all pleased with what we were served by the friendly and courteous lady who was very busy. We had Pineapple chicken, Shrimp Lo Mein, Pork Chow Mein and Happy Family. Of course, we had to ask for take... More 

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Thank Barbara43323
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2016

It's a bit dingy inside, but it's clean enough, and friendly. Not a place I'd take company, but okay for a quick meal.

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Thank DavePorter090
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2015 via mobile

I can't believe I've lived 2 miles away from Mei Inn and am just trying it. I got the chicken with garlic sauce and it was delicious! The egg rolls are good, the wontons are fabulous and I can't believe the prices! They are very cheap and the food is delicious! Inside there was an article on how they have... More 

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Thank J R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

Ive eaten at all the minnesota chinese places and this is a great bang for the buck. Its kinda ghetto but the combo deals are around 7-8$ and if ur a moderate eater u can get almost 3 meals out of it. The wings are great, as the subgum wonton soup.

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Thank yichen5
Minneapolis, MN
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 March 2015

I have been coming here for years now, my neighborhood Chinese take out place. I know there are plenty of other Chinese options around but Mei Inn is my favorite. You just need to know what to order. The fried rice...OMG...it's the best ever!!! I"m not sure what all spices she puts in it but it's a must have with... More 

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Thank kaj22
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2013

Best value for great chow mien,love the overwhelming quantity and great taste,best in neighborhood,will be back

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Thank Jim L
Edina, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2012

when I pick up my order this fridaynight, About eight people waited for pick up their food . that time was very busy. they talk about the food very good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats
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 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4215 Bloomington Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55407-3334
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Minneapolis
  • Phone Number: +1 612-722-6274

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?