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Great Dragon Chinese Restaurant

3500 Dodge St, Ste 11, Dubuque, IA 52003-5261
+1 563-583-8860
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good48%
  • Average11%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“egg rolls” (5 reviews)
“crab rangoon” (4 reviews)
“pork” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian
3500 Dodge St, Ste 11, Dubuque, IA 52003-5261
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Reviewed 18 June 2018

After going to a play at the Bell Tower, I decided to stop and pick up Chinese on my way home. I had heard a lot of good things about the Great Dragon and wanted to try. They don't have the buffet on the weekend....More

Thank Joyce O
Reviewed 28 May 2018

We live in the area and have never tried this restaurant so thought we would give it a try. We just decided to stop and get some takeout for home. The portions were huge. We actually had about double what we thought we were getting....More

Thank Shawni_and_Buck
Reviewed 21 April 2018

The lunch buffet at this small, family-owned restaurant is always a winner. The food is excellent and ample. I love the pepper chicken and the pork with mushrooms. The crab rangoons and eggrolls are to die for. While there is only seating for 50 people,...More

Thank PamelaDbq
Reviewed 22 February 2018

It's a small place, when I went in most of the food trays were pretty much empty and looked like they had been there all day, in other words not all the food looked fresh. on the plus side, the nice lady told me to...More

Thank Enjoylifetravelmore
Reviewed 11 November 2017

Nothing special to look at, but staff is friendly and food is best I've found in the Dubuque area. Chicken Lo Mein and the General Tso Chicken are my staples from here. Walking distance from my favorite place to stay while in Dubuque also.

Thank Tracy H
Reviewed 27 October 2017

We were a group of five traveling to Dubuque for the weekend to celebrate my birthday. As the birthday girl, I got to pick what we were going to eat for dinner and I wanted Chinese food. So we googled and this had good ratings...More

Thank Cooperton
Reviewed 7 October 2017

This little pocket of a Chinese restaurant doesn't have much seating, but it is always PACKED during the Friday lunch buffet, and with good reason. The lunch buffet food is always hot, ample, and delicious. It's a small buffet, but they definitely know how to...More

Thank PamelaDbq
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

I was served an egg dish cooked with too much oil. It was not tasty. Another person in my party had a vegetable dish, which was acceptable. The portions are enormous. Staff were friendly.

Thank R_bison
Reviewed 9 June 2017

The Great Dragon was one of my favorite restaurants when I lived in Dubuque, and really the only one I went to regularly. It is one of the things I miss most about Dubuque. Usually when I have gone there I have gotten the lunch...More

Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Ate here the food was good and fresh cooked didn't try the buffet but for Chinese food in dubuque it's decent

Thank Dstrong75
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23 July 2018|
Response from Joyce O | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they have delivery.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3500 Dodge St, Ste 11, Dubuque, IA 52003-5261
  • Location: United States  >  Iowa (IA)  >  Dubuque
  • Phone Number: +1 563-583-8860
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