No Dumplings or Pie
Great Shanghai, Grand Traverse shutter.
Great Shanghai in the Westgate Shopping Center closed. "They were at the end of their lease," says co-owner and leasing agent Jim Chaconas. "They were nice people, but they weren't making any money. They were essentially working for free. I reduced the rent a few times, and we still couldn't make it work." Anglos tended to come for the large buffet in back, but the restaurant was known among many Chinese patrons for its excellent steamed dumplings, says Wei Bee (co-owner of Sweetwaters and himself from an area restaurant family). Owner