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Cheng Heng Restaurant

448 University Ave W, Saint Paul, MN 55103-1935
+1 651-222-5577
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good34%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“curry” (5 reviews)
“pho” (8 reviews)
“soup” (10 reviews)
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Asian, Cambodian
448 University Ave W, Saint Paul, MN 55103-1935
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a small restaurant - don't expect anything fancy - but the food is very good. Prices are pretty reasonable, think $10 a dish, but in line with the others places around. Had the red chicken and rice - portion was very large. Would...More

Thank Mike S
Reviewed 24 January 2018

Delicious food. The stir fried ginger with chicken is a cure all and delicious. I did not imagine it would have as much ginger as they claimed, yet it did. The Tom Yam (or Tom Yum) soup is amazing because of the all fresh vegetables...More

Thank bcase2014
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

We have just discovered this place. Plenty of different dishes from delicious spring (fresh) rolls to all kind of superb soups (we tried seafood, Pho and “fancier” beef ones). Flat noodles, stir fry, curries - all was fresh and tasty. So, highly recommend for you...More

Thank Ilya B
Reviewed 13 June 2017

My experience was excellent. I had the Machu Angkor with shrimp. It had just the right amount of spices and flavoring. Service was good.

Thank stefan0c1975
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Although from the outside it is easy to miss with plain-looking gray cement facade, and the inside decor is clean but very simple, the food and staff belies the setting. Our family has very different tastes. We have my youngest 7 year old who mostly...More

Thank Didi K
Reviewed 26 December 2016

This is one of those very plain looking restaurants along University Avenue that really delivers. The staff is really friendly and helpful (the man who appears to be the owner is especially good) in choosing what to most people will be unfamiliar dishes. Although some...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 18 December 2016

This place was definitely a great find for the delicious food. I am a part time resident of St. Paul and a friend recommended this place. It was really good. It is a no frills inexpensive place to eat, but the food is prepared very...More

Thank Roger G
Reviewed 17 November 2016

This was the first time I have had actual Cambodian and it was great. The staff is incredibly friendly and I found the place to be very clean. Its bigger than you think from the outside with 2 big dining rooms. I got lucky with...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 17 October 2016

This was a business lunch with a large group, several of whom had frequented the restaurant regularly. Clearly a neighborhood favorite, they have hints on the menu about the most popular and highly rated dishes. We stuck with the recommendations and were glad we did....More

Thank travelingmv
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Tucked between stores on St. Paul's wonderful University Avenue strip of ethnic Asian restaurants, Cheng Heng offers a slightly different take on Southeast Asian cuisine--different from Thai and Vietnamese--with delicious menu choices at under $10.

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10 August 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$30
Asian, Cambodian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
9:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 448 University Ave W, Saint Paul, MN 55103-1935
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-222-5577
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