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1885 Perimeter Rd, Roseville, MN 55113-2713
+1 651-628-0990
16:00 - 20:00
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Sun 16:00 - 20:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Vadnais Heights, Minnesota
1 review
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This food is awful. I wanted to trust those that had had good experiences but I ended up realizing I should have trusted the bad reviews. The floor is incredibly sticky from the moment you walk in and from there it got worse; the food had no flavor, the grease they used for wontons was stale in taste. So stale... More 

Thank 916deanna
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2016

I went in to place a "to-go" order. While waiting I heard a small child crying. He came out of the bathroom and it was obvious he was the child of the owners as he had a table full of toys. He cried all the way to the table then sat down and busied himself. A few minutes later the... More 

Thank JEBurke
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Level Contributor
24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Very good high quality food, quiet dining atmosphere, white linen table clothes. It is one of my favorite places for Asian food.

Thank Mn1951
Level Contributor
10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 25 February 2016

The best place in MN for Chinese and Thai and the best part is it is reasonably priced and excellent service !!!

Thank Atravin
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Level Contributor
29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2016

The is a typical family-run Chinese restaurant- where if you go to lunch late, the family is gathered around a table sharing large bowls of food that doesn't appear on the menu. I like their $6.75 lunch. You can choose one of three soups- or a salad. One of three appetizers- or an egg foo young pattie. Next, you choose... More 

Thank Sally M
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172 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2015

This place has been consistent for years. A very busy lunch crowd and always friendly staff. The best Hot and Sour Soup in the area or anywhere I have ordered it. They have great lo-mein dishes and the most-ordered dish: Sesame Chicken. Try here for a cheap but delicious lunch.

Thank minnspa
Omaha, Nebraska
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65 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 May 2015

Recently visited here with friends who live in Hastings and have always raved about the food here. They will drive the 30 minutes from where they live to eat here and used to drive over an hour when they lived further away in Red Wing. My friend and husband are both Chinese food snobs but if they are both happy... More 

Thank 2CatsMom
Vadnais Heights, Minnesota
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128 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2015 via mobile

My wife amd I have frequented Willow Gate for years. Back to when we were first dating. The food is always wonderful! I've always gone with the Sesame Chicken and hot and sour soup. They even make the chicken extra spicy for me. I love the egg rolls and friefld rice as well! The pricing is amazingly cheap for the... More 

Thank MinnDude
Level Contributor
70 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2014 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch with coworker. Kind of frozen in time and I was worried when I ordered the sesame chicken. It was very good with excellent flavor. Great price for lunch at only $6.50. I'll come back again.

1 Thank Jlshowalter
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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96 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2013

I am the first to give props to a restaurant for good food and service. I wish I could say better things about the Willow Gate. We have been going there for years, like 15 years, I'd say. The last 5 times I have gone, I have experienced increasingly bad food/service/cleanliness. This time, I'm afraid it's over. My son and... More 

1 Thank travelgirl1960

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian, Thai, Fusion
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
16:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1885 Perimeter Rd, Roseville, MN 55113-2713
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Roseville
  • Phone Number: +1 651-628-0990

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