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1715 Beam Ave, Suite A, Maplewood, MN 55109-1199
+1 651-747-1000
11:00 - 22:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 11:00 - 21:00
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Corrales, New Mexico
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82 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

This restaurant is on a strip near Maplewood Mall. The food was excellent overall. A large varied menu including Japanese, Thai and Viet options. Vegetables are treated with care and respect. I was looking for a spicy meal and ordered the green curry near the hot end of the scale and was very happy with the food. Others ordered nigiri... More 

Thank Denny R
Maplewood, Minnesota
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

I have been going here for years. There is a large menu to choose from. For the vegans in our family, the mango spring rolls are always a favorite. We have tried all of the curry dishes and have been pleased. They even have gluten free options too. Easy way to keep everyone happy.

1 Thank mnmom2016
Maplewood, Minnesota
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

I've eaten here a number of times over the years and have generally been disappointed. While the food has been tasty, the portions I've usually received were seemed to be small for the price being charged. I think there are better places to go for asian food.

Thank RobertS22
Level Contributor
26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2016

On our first visit to Bambu we were pleased to see several offerings on the menu listed as available as vegan. We chose 2 of those entrees and were quite pleased with the food and service. Speaking with the waiter, he said they could make many other menu items vegan if requested. On our 2nd visit we spoke with one... More 

Thank Mark M
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130 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a nice lunch since we were in the area. Spring rolls were fresh and good. Curry could have used a bit more spice. Pho with meatballs was a new dish for my husband. He liked. Nice server, clean place.

Thank Pip18Wisconsin
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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44 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

I had spring roll and the tum yum soup. It tasted just like my parents cooking. The only downer was the food was super expensive. For one spring roll, was $4 and a small bowl of soup was $7.

Thank Salika P
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2016 via mobile

The service was prompt but didn't make me feel rushed. The food was excellent. Vegetables and meat in meal cooked perfectly. They serve jasmine rice which a lot of Asian restaurants have stopped doing. I like spicy. When they say something is spicy, they mean it. I will go back if I have the chance.

Thank Jeremy B
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114 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2015

The people are excellent and offer great service! When we were there it was almost completely empty. They have a big gluten free menu which was an awesome surprise! I can understand why so many people see it as a good option for the area which I would agree. The food was good, we had the mango spring rolls, curry... More 

2 Thank SophieTRR
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2015

Great food and a lot of gluten-free options! I had the gluten free sesame chicken with fried rice and the mussels. I would definitely get it again

Thank Natalie B
Lino Lakes, Minnesota
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28 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 April 2015

My family and I love Bambu. We have eaten at many places that serve Asian cuisine and Bambu is by far the best in the area. My son absolutely loves their potstickers. He always compares potstickers to Bambu's and none are ever as good! Their spring rolls are amazing and they definitely have the best tasting peanut sauce. I love... More 

1 Thank Stephanie C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian, Thai, Vietnamese
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1715 Beam Ave, Suite A, Maplewood, MN 55109-1199
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Maplewood
  • Phone Number: +1 651-747-1000

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