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Mandarin City

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273-275 Upper Newtownards Road | Ballyhackamore, Belfast BT4 3JF, Northern Ireland
028 9080 2888
Sun 16:00 - 21:30
Tue - Thu 17:00 - 21:30
Tue - Fri 12:00 - 13:45
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Northern Ireland
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Never had a bad meal at mandarin and whether you sit in or take away the staff are always so lovely. Ann on the front is amazing and always so lovely everytime we are in. Definitely the best Chinese in the east :)

1 Thank JaneNorthernIreland
Northern Ireland
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62 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a fantastic long established restaurant with fine food and service. It's quality means it's take away service is dearer than most but recently I ordered a takeaway that I regularly have and when I went to collect it I was amazed to be charged £18.50 for a dish that on the take away menu was £9.50. I was... More 

Thank NITraveller
Dundonald, United Kingdom
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103 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Mandarin city is good value for money, staff are pleasant and food is very nice. The entrance can get a bit busy when coming to get a table as take away also running, but once get past entrance good atmosphere in restaurant.

Thank Emily A
Belfast, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Visited with my family for a 17th birthday, staff fantastic, food fantastic, ambience fantastic, full house too, Great night which we all really enjoyed!!

1 Thank Leigh G
Belfast, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Food is fabulous, service fast and friendly. A little bit more expensive than others but the food is good so worth it. Our first visit but we will definitely be back! The special chow mein is fab!

1 Thank hemmie19
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Great food and great staff, friendly and a pleasant atmosphere, good value for money and plenty to eat.

1 Thank KeithandLinda G
Belfast, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Haven't been here in a while so when the 'better half' suggested that's where they wanted to go for a cosy night out I jumped at the chance. Had to book a table about a week in advance as we were going on a Saturday. An old favourite was no longer on the menu but the restaurant offered to make... More 

3 Thank Fatbottomg1r1
Belfast, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Amazing restaurant, great atmosphere and great Chinese cuisine. Been a few times with family and friends and never any complaints. Well done!

2 Thank slemon20
Belfast, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017

I have tried both the restaurant and the takeaway, both of which I enjoyed. I like satay chicken from this restaurant.

1 Thank miffymiffymiffyf2017
Perth, Australia
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87 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

My favourite Chinese on earth, it's very expensive but they can put the prices up as it tastes so good. A long standing family business, wonderful staff and wonderful food

1 Thank P9575WFangela

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:45
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:45
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:45
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:45
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 273-275 Upper Newtownards Road | Ballyhackamore, Belfast BT4 3JF, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: 028 9080 2888

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?