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Ming Dynasty Chinese Restaurant

Shop 6 | 47 Williams Esplanade , The Drift Complex, Palm Cove, Queensland 4879, Australia (Formerly Marilyn's @ the Cove)
0740592185
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Ranked #22 of 46 restaurants in Palm Cove
Price range: $18 - $120
Cuisines: Asian, Chinese, Cantonese
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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English first
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We recently dines here , service was poor but food was good quality . However it was very over priced and the wine was too so we probably won't go again sadly

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Veer pleasant dining experience coupled with excellent service very friendly hostess and staff The food was the best Chinese we have had in far north qld and all made and prepared in house ! Very happy to recommend

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Rocky Point, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Best authentic Asian meal we have had in a very long time, rivals Golden Boat in Cairns which we regularly visit when on holiday in Cairns, will be traveling to Ming Dynasty in palm cove from now on. Greta customer service too.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

The food was excellent, as was the service. Although we arrived right in peak time they took us to the last free table and we had food in 15 mins. The San Choi Bow in particular was fantastic!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Claimed by staff to be the best Chinese restaurant in Cairns. The food is certainly average but the prices were ridiculous. Wouldn't mind the cost if it reflected the quality of the food.

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Lemon Tree Passage, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Great dinner shared with like minded people on holiday from Vic. The meal was very tasty and the staff were flexible in complying with our requests in preparing a sate scallops dish that isnt on their menu very yummy. Wine expensive but the pricey surcharge is worse

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Ming Dynasty was recommended to us by a local. The food was excellent & the service was friendly & efficient. Prices were probably more than I would expect for a small restaurant, but being a tourist area I suppose that was expected.

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Ormeau, Australia
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014 via mobile

Taste of every beef, chicken & pork dish was superb. Friends also raved about their scallops, fish & prawn dishes as the best Chinese they'd ever had. All sauces made with quality fresh ingredients on site.YUM!

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Bairnsdale, Australia
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4 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Nothing sensational but nothing wrong either, enjoyed our meal, staff were friendly, can sit outside on the verandah and listen to the waves if its not pouring - which it started to do when we sat out there so the girl suggested we sit inside!! Good Idea :)

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Newcastle, Australia
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014 via mobile

Ticked all the boxes! Great food, great location and even better service. We will definitely be going back

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