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Ming Lee Chinese Restaurant

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365 Main St, 365 Main St, 04901-4924, Waterville, Maine, Waterville, ME 04901-4924
+1 207-873-2828
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Springvale, Maine
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Invited to dinner with friends while in the Waterville area and stayed nearby. Place was very busy, people waiting for tables and take out counter full of folks waiting for orders. Waitress asked if I wanted a table and told her I was with folks already seated so she told me to go ahead to be seated with them. Within... More 

Thank purplehuskermama
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ming Lee has the best Chinese food hands down. Always hot and fresh. While it is the best I have had only complaint is have is i prefer the General Tso chicken from another place! That is just my personal take on it as I haven't met anyone else that would prefer this other places food!

Thank bwitham77
Belgrade Lakes, Maine
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72 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Seated right away, fast friendly service. Lots of choices to select and williness to make acceptation where needed.

Thank Susan H
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

Very relaxed decent Asian food. My son had General GAO chicken, one of his staples, which was good. I had a vegetable and shrimp dish. Service good.

Thank Roger P
Winslow, Maine
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Ming Lee has the best Chinese Food in Waterville, Maine, the staff is exceptional, the food always tasted fresh and the owner is just wonderful she stops and talks to her customers. Highly recommend this restaurant

Thank Donna D
Waterville, Maine
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23 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Very clean, with friendly staff. Food is always good and hot. Overall amazing ! I have never had a negative experience at this place.

1 Thank Kortney1234
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36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 September 2016

On busy days we call our order in. Short of my favorite Chinatown restaurants in San Francisco and Chicago, they are a close 3rd.:-)

Thank Peggy P
Bangor, Maine
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 7 September 2016

This is a great spot to satisfy any craving for American-Chinese food. Tasty food, big portions, and they do their best to have the quickest turn around time for their orders, without compromising on the food. If you call, you may get frustrated with a busy signal, but that's only because it is so popular for take out! Keep calling... More 

Thank Blloyd1433
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100 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

When you want Chinese in Waterville, you go to Ming Lee. It's that simple. The garlic green beans are delicious, the food is always hot and fresh and served very quickly and the owner always remembers me and asks about my family. The prices are very reasonable and they have a huge drink menu with the usual expectations such as... More 

Thank Cristen S
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104 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016

We ordered for delivery and the two dinners that arrived could have handily fed 6 people! This is not authentic Chinese, but it is plentiful and delicious. Service was prompt and cheerful.

Thank bunnycakes

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 365 Main St, 365 Main St, 04901-4924, Waterville, Maine, Waterville, ME 04901-4924
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Waterville
  • Phone Number: +1 207-873-2828

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