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4228 E State St, Rockford, IL 61108-2010
+1 815-226-0982
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
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Sun - Thu 16:00 - 21:00
Sun - Sat 11:00 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 16:00 - 22:00
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Rockford, United States
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44 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Growing up in NYC both my wife and I were used to really good Chinese food (at least what we Americans call Chinese food). We have lived in many places and when we moved to Rockford we tried several of the Chinese restaurants in town and when we found Great Wall we knew we had found the place for us.... More 

Thank David H
Genoa, Illinois
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Went there for lunch got a lunch box meal and the side were so old and over cooked it was not funny. Burnt also, I couldn't eat the food either didn't taste like they made it fresh. I really do not see a ton of cars there either, but I'm sure if I would to go in and eat it... More 

Thank beach9496
Jacksonville, Florida
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102 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Used TripAdvisor to verify quality of restaurant near hotel. Made a mistake. The service was fine. The food came out quick, so we figured it was microwaved. Crab/cream cheese ragoons, but no crab. We got a dish with a variety of seafood soaked in tasteless sauce. My husband loves Chinese food, but his comment was that he has had better... More 

Thank Judy B
chicago, illinois
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016

My friend, husband and I went to the Great Wall prior to a Chinese show (Shen Yu) to keep the theme going. The cocktails prior to dinner were nondescript...maybe they got the order wrong. They looked Hawaiian-y but tasted awful.(How can a MaiTai taste like koolaid?) The Dishes supposedly served in a chow mien noodle bowl were bland and the... More 

Thank midwesternsojourners
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2015

At one time the premier Chinese restaurant in Rockford. Getting a little "tattered" around the edges.

1 Thank Robert S
Rockford, Illinois
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90 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2015

I used to love coming here, but the quality has declined a little bit. They have a huge dining area and a bar, but it feels a little sticky/dirty and the chairs and things are falling apart. The service is always great and fast and friendly. The food is just ok though. The egg rolls are greasy and not so... More 

Thank CaitPenn
Poplar Grove, Illinois
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2015

The shrimp fried rice was tasteless, as was the eggroll. The spare ribs were passible at best. Went there for lunch. The service was good , but the food was horrible. Never again.

Thank Denise C
Rockford, Illinois
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51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2015

We always celebrate here for Chinese New Year. Great spread for a reasonable price. I do like more veggies in my dishes, however.

Thank HenLi
Rockford, Illinois
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48 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

We ate here just a few weeks ago and were pretty disappointed. The food was just OK but this used to be our favorite place for Chinese food, dine in or take out. The egg rolls were burned and our favorite dishes were bland. The original owners left a ways back and we have noticed this place sliding down hill... More 

1 Thank Dave M
Casco, Michigan
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71 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2015

The food was very good at the Great Wall although it was slow getting to the table. I was the only one at our table with coffee (A pot of tea was out for others) and I had to ask for the refill on my coffee 2 times before it got to the table. The decor is lacking. Summed up...go... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4228 E State St, Rockford, IL 61108-2010
  • Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Rockford
  • Phone Number: +1 815-226-0982

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