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Mandarin Village Restaurant

€€ - €€€Chinese, Asian
207 5th St, Courtenay, British Columbia V9N 1J5, Canada
+1 250-334-3412
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Overview
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good30%
  • Average23%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible15%
26 Apr 2017
“Okay dim sum”
17 Jan 2017
“outside look doubtfull but food is great”
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Chinese, Asian
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€€ - €€€
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207 5th St, Courtenay, British Columbia V9N 1J5, Canada
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Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

An old standard which might be off putting but don't judge a book by its cover. Vegetables were fresh, sauces light and flavorful and the servings were a good size. 3 dishes for 2 which lasted for next day's kunch and sides for another dinner.

Thank Karen L
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We went there looking for dim sum and it was nothing special. The owner, however, is a wonderful person and the service was great.

Thank Stacy N
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Excellent Asian fare located in downtown Courtenay. Located in a heritage building, this restaurant has some serious culinary chops. The crispy ginger beef and chow mein is one of my favourite meals in the Comox Valley. Very nice dim sum, Szechuan, and traditional Americanized Chinese...More

Thank Joel I
Reviewed 17 January 2017

enjoyed the fare in this restaurant. Is an old building and looks can be deceiving. fairly good menu

Thank Charles D
Reviewed 15 August 2016

As others have noted, the owner is so friendly! She has been on the island since 1970 and has run the Courtenay restaurant for 26 years. We were somewhat taken aback by the dated nature of the restaurant but would return for the conversation. The...More

Thank PortMoody5
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Tried this place one night near closing. The lady was very nice and even made us a favorite dish from their dim sum menu (despite dim sum being a lunch thing). We ordered -BBQ pork fried rice -Sesame red bean balls -Chicken Corn soup The...More

Thank jazzdragon022
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Don't let the atmosphere fool you. This building is almost 100 years old and the family has run the restaurant for over 25 years. The interior is tired and worn, our first instinct was to turn around. However being on a quest for good Chinese...More

Thank Derek F
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Visited again several times. The food was superb. Just to mention a few dishes - Special chow mein, Chicken Hot pot, Sweet and sour fish. Just to tell the person who mentioned flies below - windows are full of plants, never any flies. The restaurant...More

Thank Ljiljana K
Reviewed 1 February 2016

Having read previous comments, we went with opened mind. For those who like an intimate atmosphere, lovely interior, and excellent Chinese food, this is the place for you. Order from the menu, no buffet here, which means, you will get freshly made food, cooked with...More

1  Thank Ljiljana K
Reviewed 30 September 2015

We don't know how they stay in business. Food is boring. Place not clean. Dead flies in the windows are off-putting.

Thank Gotoutofafrica
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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 207 5th St, Courtenay, British Columbia V9N 1J5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Comox Valley  >  Courtenay
  • Phone Number: +1 250-334-3412
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