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Yuan Ming Yuan

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Business meetings
Was previously called Starvast but has undergone renovations and a name change recently
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Chinese, Asian
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
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All reviews dim sum dumplings cantonese duck hot and sour soup chow mein boiled rice prawns beef curry pancakes fries chinese food chinese restaurant in cork nice decor lunch menu cork city generous portions
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the few good Chinese restaurants in Cork. Decor is slightly outdated and it can sometimes be a bit cramped but the food is well worth it. Good value for money too.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank supercasual456
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having given this restaurant a glowing review 6 years ago and eaten there regularly since, it saddens me to say that it is no longer of the same quality as it used to be. Any dim sum that I've tried over the last six months...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank The_Black_Rider
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A good Chinese restaurant, with very good and cheap prices. The food was tasty. The space is not big enough.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Zacharias A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for a good Chinese restaurant for Christmas Eve early dinner. We found Yuan Ming Yuan showing as an excellent choice. We were not disappointed, the service was excellent, attentive and quick. The food was excellent, great flavors and taste. The beef black...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank ianhW284XD
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here while on a pre-Christmas shopping trip yo Cork. Lovely meal, very friendly staff, nice atmosphere and good value. I'd highly recommend this place

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Oldpark12
Reviewed 9 November 2018

My family and I go here quite often for special occasions and casual get togethers, the staff are very welcoming and the food is divine. Keep an eye out for the Dim Sum menu.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Bryan C
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

We had no prior knowledge of this place and came upon it having failed to get in a nearby restaurant without a reservation. Despite being busy we were told we could eat there provided we vacated the table by 8pm, which was fine by us....More

Date of visit: October 2018
3  Thank GoSeeTheWorldOK
Reviewed 3 November 2018

We came here for a quick lunch from Blarney Castle on down to Skibbereen. We were kinda sick of having classic Irish food every day so we opted for some good Asian food. I don't remember exactly what we had but we enjoyed all of...More

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank redhead_roaming
Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

The food is fresh, full of flavour and the amber fire beef is just unreal. 5 stara for food and service.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank clarad2013
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

Staff were very friendly and helpful. The food was outstanding and plenty of it too. Would highly recommend a visit if you're someone who enjoys good food

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Rosheen79
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Celtic Q
7 August 2018|
Response from Calvin L | Reviewed this property |
not sure, as we only ordered dishes to share. Do call them up and check the latest.
Marie C
5 September 2016|
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Response from alan252 | Reviewed this property |
I doubt it , but they were nice people so I would ask I am sure they would cook you a without
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