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New Century Restaurant
Ranked #29 of 49 Restaurants in Grand Forks
Cuisines: Chinese
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Reviewed 14 March 2014

The food was fresh and hot.The waitress was attentive.Bathrooms were clean and the food was really good.Nothing to dislike.

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Reviewed 30 October 2013

Arrived late-ish (7:30)in Grand Forks and was spending the night... Not many choices to have delivery, this was a gamble.
Singapore noodles were a rice stick with curry powder with random scraps of meat and shrimp tossed in
Dry spareribs were deep fried batter
Delivery required a $30 cash order so we added a third spring roll which wasn't delivered.
Because we were choked about the food we called to get a refund etc....
Don't do it

2  Thank Shanny L
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Reviewed 15 August 2013

Got into Grand Forks 'late' (after 8 pm on a Saturday) and were recommended 2 places to eat. Went to the first place and they said they ran out of food. They then suggested another restaurant across the street, which just so happened to turn off their lights at that moment.

So, we decided to try this place as it seemed to be the only restaurant still open nearby. A little suspicious at first as this is a small town and chinese restaurants tend to be questionable in these kinds of places. However, we were pleasantly surprised with our meals. We didn't do the buffet but what we did have was tasty, had good portions, lots of ingrediants including an assortment of veggies and meat, and reasonably priced - even better than many of the restaurants back home.

On a night where we thought we might be stuck with Subway for dinner, this was an enjoyable and satisfying experience and we greatly appreciated the restaurant staying open later than 8:30 pm!

1  Thank ScreamingBanshee
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Reviewed 30 April 2013

When we are in town to visit somehow we end up here ... It's too cafeteria like... Barely any selection ...no flavour ... Wilted lettuce. I was looking for some plain ol chicken , to feed a small child ... Whether it was a chicken wing I could break apart or a chicken strip ... Non existant! There was rice everywhere where we were sitting .. On the curtains , on the carpet , as if someone had a rice fight!
Always disappointed when I come here

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1  Thank Nicki4345
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Reviewed 25 January 2013

Tried this place several times to give them a chance. Just doesn't get any better. Very poor quality food. Vegetables always partly rotting in food, brown spots on cauliflower , broccoli , celery in smorgasbord food. Meat very stale and dried which they try to cover up with lots of sauce or salt. I don't believe these people know what Chinese food is. Both the Chinese restaurants in grand forks are an insult to claiming they make Chinese food. Certainly not even close to Chinese food I've eaten elsewhere. I just don't go here anymore. What I did notice are the patrons who go for quantity and not quality here with numerous visits to the smorgasbord .

1  Thank Onlythebest1954
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