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The Mandarin, Chinese Restaurant

Sohar Plaza | Tarif Road, Above City Cinema, Sohar 311, Oman
+968 9925 2464
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“noodles” (6 reviews)
“ice cream” (2 reviews)
“beef” (2 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 15:30 Hours
CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
LOCATION
Sohar Plaza | Tarif Road, Above City Cinema, Sohar 311, Oman
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Great place and great food
"The food was great."
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"food is good and the staff is very friendly and courteous"
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3. Decent restaurant
"extended Chinese menu and their noodles are to die for"
Asmaa H
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1 - 10 of 40 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

Once Again i visited Mandarin Restaurant on the way to dubai for its mouth watering food One of the best affordable and wonderfully tasty Chinese food in Sohar.

1  Thank NadeemFD
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 28 October 2017

For good food sometimes you have to travel and which is what we did from Muscat to Sohar for outstanding and very reasonably priced chinese food. We had the Lunch Buffet which is available every Friday and Saturday and what a spread. On the day...More

Thank Sameer J
Junaid K, General Manager at The Mandarin, Chinese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2017

Hello Mr.Sameer, Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to Mandarin. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your experience and look forward to serving you in the near future.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While the food wasn’t bad the 40 minute wait time for fairly small portions wasn’t favorable. I wasn’t thrilled with the tofu/veggie dish as I was assured the tofu was “very firm”. I was disappointed to find out the contrary when our lunch arrived. Wouldn’t...More

Thank Jessica S
Junaid K, General Manager at The Mandarin, Chinese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello Jessica, Many thanks for your visit. Apologies for the delay in your order,glad that you liked our food sans the Tofu which didn't meet your expectations. We will work on addressing the concerns raised by you at the earliest. My name is Junaid and...More

Reviewed 26 March 2018

every visit we enjoy the food and service , same as always great food and service , even our guest also like the food .

1  Thank shahsalim1970
Junaid K, General Manager at The Mandarin, Chinese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Hello Sir, Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to Mandarin. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your experience and look forward to serving you in the near future.

Reviewed 4 March 2018

We had the pleasure of discovering the Mandarin Chinese restaurant in sohar last week Great ambiance excellent service the entrees were exceptional unfortunately I ordered the mixed seafood sizzle plate not realising all the seafood was served in batter While the prawns and the calamari...More

1  Thank Judith P
Junaid K, General Manager at The Mandarin, Chinese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Hello Judith, Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to Mandarin. We will surely look into addressing fish in the batter issue that you've highlighted,our team will surely work on addressing it. We are delighted to know that you overall enjoyed your...More

Reviewed 17 February 2018

We have visited again this restaurant with friends , great food and service as we have earlier , we have Good Buffet .More

1  Thank shahsalim1970
Junaid K, General Manager at The Mandarin, Chinese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 27 March 2018

Hello Sir, Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to Mandarin. We are very proud to have you as our frequent customer,its nice to see that you enjoy us every time you visit. We look forward to serving you in the near...More

Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

I enjoyed going to the Mandarin after theovies. The restaurant is in the first floor while the cinema is in the ground floor... Very convenient! The noodles are very nice but the steamed dumplings are excellent all served with several outstanding chinese sauces. The service...More

1  Thank LATHEYA
Junaid K, General Manager at The Mandarin, Chinese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to Mandarin.We are happy to know that you enjoyed your experience and look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Do follow us on social media to know about our upcoming offers and...More

Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

Last friday January 19, after our church service, we go straight to Sohar cinema which mandarin restaurant located. But the mall was still closed and will open at 1pm, we are there an hour early so we roam around in the nearest beach area. So...More

Thank AbbyJoy R
Junaid K, General Manager at The Mandarin, Chinese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to Mandarin.We are happy to know that you enjoyed your experience and look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Do follow us on social media to know about our upcoming offers and...More

Reviewed 13 January 2018

Chinese food, the cuisine that made people fan around the world by it's distinct flavors texture, taste and color. Well Mandarin is the place for those who loves authentic Chinese cuisine. Take my words, you will not get disappointed if you visit this place. Great...More

Thank simon721454
Junaid K, General Manager at The Mandarin, Chinese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to Mandarin. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your experience and look forward to serving you in the near future.

Reviewed 11 January 2018

Came here after reading the reviews while going to dubai. It was worth coming. Very nice place good ambience. All food order were tasty and well presented. ......Mandarin will come back soon

Thank NadeemFD
Junaid K, General Manager at The Mandarin, Chinese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2018

Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to Mandarin. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your experience and look forward to serving you in the near future.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$12
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:30
18:30 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:30
18:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:30
18:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:30
18:30 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:30
18:30 - 23:30
Friday
18:30 - 23:30
12:00 - 16:00
Saturday
18:30 - 23:30
12:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sohar Plaza | Tarif Road, Above City Cinema, Sohar 311, Oman
  • Location: Middle East  >  Oman  >  Al Batinah Governorate  >  Sohar
  • Phone Number: +968 9925 2464
  • E-mail
Description
Authentic Asian food bursting with flavour, made from fresh ingredients for a unique dining experience. The Mandarin Restaurant is located in the heart of Sohar,just above City Cinema Sohar and offers a delicious spread for corporate lunch buffet and weekend buffets to enjoy with your family.
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