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Mandarin Restaurant

#569 of 6,804 Restaurants in Toronto
Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Neighbourhood:
Etobicoke
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1255 The Queensway, Toronto, Ontario M8Z 1S1, Canada
+1 416-252-5000
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Today
16:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 16:30 - 21:30
Sun - Sat 11:30 - 15:00
Fri - Sat 16:30 - 22:30
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Toronto, Canada
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101 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service was great, always enjoy the food, good for a buffet, service is always good or great, never a bad time

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Thank mike i
Level Contributor
30 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner for take out. Good service but a little expensive. Food is heavy and greasy and you feel guilty after.

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Thank Scott W
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I'm working in the area and decided that for $17, the buffet lunch was fairly reasonable. The food was very fresh, the entire buffet was available, staff were very polite and extremely attentive. We will definitely be going there again!

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Thank Steve R
Toronto, Canada
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

I have been here with my God daughter a few times in the last few weeks....This was our favorite hang out! What's going on? It feels like the quality has slipped. The Roast beef are overcooked. Not even any red in the middle. The green beans are shriveled like hat got the worst quality of all. One luncheon - we... More 

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Thank TheInspiredOne
Corning, California
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55 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Friendly staff, clean facility, wonderful quality of food and lovely presentation! The variety is amazing!

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Thank belovedpetra
Toronto
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We went to Mandarin on the Queensway February 12, 2017 Even though it was very crowded, the wait was not too long. Our server Nancy was efficient and friendly, my 10 year old filled out the survey and gave her extra points! All of the food selections were very fresh and constantly being replenished . The ice cream bar was... More 

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Thank Cavefamilyintoronto
Estonia
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7 reviews
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Place is good. I was here first time, but there is good veg. sushi- dint like other and soy sauce was salty

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Thank ItsErkki
Yekaterinburg, Russia
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206 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2016

This was my fifth time this year dining at the Mandarin on the Queensway. It is an above average quality Chinese buffet and likely the best I’ve been to. This evening, there were five in our party, and all loved the cuisine offerings and quality. The service is very attentive, quick and friendly. My favourites are the hot and sour... More 

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Thank KodoDrummer
Toronto
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Absolutely awful experience, went for lunch with my best friend - she has a distinct look - very short hair, lot's of tattoo's and people ASSUME she's a lesbian or that we're a lesbian couple. As such alot of times we get sub par service because of this. Everyone in the dining room recieved water except for us, our server... More 

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Thank HeavenlyAngel
Ontario, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 25 November 2016

just recieved our order at home. Cantonese Chow Mein 13,79 is now filled with small spaghetti noodles, not large egg noodles, dish is 1inch smaller, the Chinese style beef steak with onions had 6 pcs flat beef and filled with onions, should read "onions with a little beef 11.99 for onions., What a waste of 50.00. Never again.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$24
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, International, Canadian
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Takeout, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:30
Monday
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:30
Thursday
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:30
Friday
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 22:30
Saturday
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1255 The Queensway, Toronto, Ontario M8Z 1S1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Etobicoke
  • Neighbourhood: Etobicoke
  • Phone Number: +1 416-252-5000
Description
Award-winning buffet featuring delicious Chinese, Canadian, and International dishes - all prepared fresh daily. Serving over 150 all-you-can-eat items including soups, salads, sushi, grilled items, hot entrees, and desserts. Also offering a-la-carte, take-out and delivery.

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