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Ming Dynasty Chinese Restaurant

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Asian, Chinese, Cantonese
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Shop 6 | 47 Williams Esplanade , The Drift Complex, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia (Formerly Marilyn's @ the Cove)
0740592185
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night

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  • 42
    Excellent
  • 26
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 8
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great meal

This was one of the best Chinese meals we have ever had the food was excellent and the service was as good. The food was served hot and perfect portions. I would certainly rate this restaurant one of the very best in Palm Cove.

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
Albert E
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Wickford, United Kingdom
via mobile
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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89 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Wickford, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

This was one of the best Chinese meals we have ever had the food was excellent and the service was as good. The food was served hot and perfect portions. I would certainly rate this restaurant one of the very best in Palm Cove.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Regular customers to ming dynasty always excellent food recommend the san choi bow and duck pancakes love spring rolls too. Mia is always friendly and provides excellent customer service would be happy to recommend ming dynasty to anyone

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23 reviews 23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

Decided to have a take away , lovely beef dish very good flavours and really nice special fried rice . Discount on the bill for take aways and friendly quick service

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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

we had takeaway, great food, large serves, fantastic service. tasted nice and real. we have 5 different dishes, all good.

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Melbourne, Australia
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

now I know why the menu is not displayed!overpriced for what we ate. food and service okay but disappointing experience.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

My family and I turned up to have lunch at 12.50pm and were the only ones there. We felt like we were interrupting the owners and their daughter eating at one of the tables. The high Chair we were given for our baby was all dirty. We looked at the menu and were all shocked at how expensive it was!... More 

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Lakewood, Colorado
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

The price did not warrant the quanity. The quality was great but there was barely enough and everything is additional even rice.

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Melbourne, Australia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

We enjoyed 'yum cha' at this gorgeous -quiet and beautifully decorated restaurant. The ambiance of this place is just beautiful - and the food just lovely. Not the best I have eaten but certainly - for Palm Cove really great. The waitress was quiet but attentive and after we started chatting she really relaxed and had a great conversation with... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

My two friends and I only wanted something light for supper so we each ordered soup, and a serve of fried rice, and one beer ... out came who looked like the manager or owner ( with an unpleasant demeanor ) and told us there was a minimum of $20 order per person ... so two entrees were added. The... More 

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Loved it, we were disappointed that there were not more diners. The food was tasty and well presented and the staff were very helpful

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Shop 6 | 47 Williams Esplanade , The Drift Complex, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia (Formerly Marilyn's @ the Cove)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Cairns Region  >  Palm Cove
  • Phone Number: 0740592185

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 18 - 120
  • Cuisine: Asian, Chinese, Cantonese

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