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12 Oliver St, Williams Lake, British Columbia V2G 1L7, Canada
(250) 392-6225
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  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Popular Chinese restaurant

My mom & I were in the mood for some Chinese food so we went to Ming's as I had not been there for a long time. We both had the buffet so unable to comment on the menu. The buffet had reg. chinese food - fried rice, sweet & sour pork, noodle dishes. A lot of fried, deep fried... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed November 3, 2014
ElaineBalul
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Big Lake, British Columbia Canada
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Big Lake, British Columbia Canada
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

My mom & I were in the mood for some Chinese food so we went to Ming's as I had not been there for a long time. We both had the buffet so unable to comment on the menu. The buffet had reg. chinese food - fried rice, sweet & sour pork, noodle dishes. A lot of fried, deep fried... More 

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bandung
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36 reviews 36 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Another Canadian Chinese restaurant that always has burger in their menu. Good value. Big portion! Around $10-12/meal feeds 2-3 persons. The food is surprisingly really good. They have buffet for $15.

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Williams Lake, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Wonderful place to eat and take home the next day's lunch, I could never eat a whole meal! We are sad to see Jenni move to Vancouver but she is taking a much deserved rest and off on a new adventure! Good luck and Thank you for your great service and wonderful friendly smile. This was a regular spot for... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Wanted something different after being in the hotel for a bit so picked up some chinese to take back to may room. Gotta say it was fantastic and hot! If you like Chinese food this would definitely be my first choice to recommend you to go to.

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Ivins, Utah
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73 reviews 73 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

We were toast, mings delivered to our hotel, simple meal of steamed rice and Sweet and Sour pork was nice. Still $20 CAD, but worth it. Delivery was prompt and the food arrived HOT. Nothing special in the quality of the food, but the service made it a win.

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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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96 reviews 96 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

The Chinese Buffet is available in every town in Canada. The spread always looks the same: fried noodles or rice, Won Ton soup, stir fries, onion rings, salad & jello. The price varies a little from one town to the next. But Ming's has Jenny and that makes it special.

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Penticton, BC
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65 reviews 65 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

We ordered take out last night and chose Ming's on a recommendation wow what a miss. Avoid this place it is awful. You can't taste the food through the really bad oil. I could not eat my meal it was a real disappointment . We had the chicken chow mien ,soggy orange noodles, beef and broccoli , mushy broccoli and... More 

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Penticton, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

If you like warmed over prefab food then this is the place for you. After a few bites, my husband and I couldn't eat it. The almond chicken was yesterdays as were the s & s pork, and the rice and they used those crispy yellow noodles for the chow mein. The only bright spot was the lady who brought... More 

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Williams Lake, British Columbia, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2013

We have eaten in many restaurants as hockey parents. Travelled to Delta and up north in BC. Still haven't found any to match. Green Door in Vancouver was only one that was better....years ago. Jenny is so friendly...greets us like ol' friends. If smorg is cold or we don't like...she has fresh stuff cooked up asap, when asked. Her husband... More 

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Williams Lake, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

Mings is the only Chinese food Restaurant worth going to in Williams Lake. The service is fabulous, the owners are very friendly, the food is really good (even the buffet, which can be sketchy in most Chinese Restaurants!). The decor is "retro", but always clean and comfortable.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: 12 Oliver St, Williams Lake, British Columbia V2G 1L7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Cariboo  >  Williams Lake
  • Phone Number: (250) 392-6225

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese

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