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153 Keen Street, Lismore, New South Wales 2480, Australia
61 2 6621 5060
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
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First time buying take away at this restaurant. Our family ordered satay chicken, lemon chicken, curry chicken, fried rice, steamed rice. All generous servings, chicken tender. Delicious flavours. 30 minute wait for t/a worth it. Will be returning.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 24, 2015
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

First time buying take away at this restaurant. Our family ordered satay chicken, lemon chicken, curry chicken, fried rice, steamed rice. All generous servings, chicken tender. Delicious flavours. 30 minute wait for t/a worth it. Will be returning.

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Lismore, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

If you want a quick chinese, this is the place to come. However, it is average! I have ordered different meals and a lot of the sauces are similar. Hmm, not normal that's all I can say. Service is quick, they are friendly. But some things are nicer than other's in other restaurants. But that's life, u get to know... More 

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Windsor, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Nice food and lots of.Prices are average $14 to $16 per meal.We went in,as saw that there were lots there so guessed it was the best place to buy a meal.Service was with a smile and only waited for about 10 minutes.Very old decor but clean and tidy.

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Tenterfield, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015 via mobile

My Son and I enjoyed our meal at this restaurant they were more than happy to make me a dish that wasn't on the menuwwhich impressed me :) the service was good but not outstanding and the prices were a little high but other than that it's a great place to eat.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Average fair, poor to average service, terrible waiting area for takeaways, no room, cramped, and generally straight out of the 70s needs some major revamps and a redesign to help with patron movements and service. I have persevered for a number of years, but I won't be going back. Much better places go somewhere else.

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Beaudesert, Queensland, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

This is the first time I have been to this restaurent but it won't be the last. Great food, great atmosphere and reasonable prices. Our waiter was great and the meals came in a timly manner and were hot, deffinatly going back when next in Lismore.

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Bathurst, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 via mobile

Arriving late into Lismore we were pleased to see the Mandarin Restaurant still open and close to our motel. Our waitress was cheery and helpful. The menu had plenty of vegetarian options much to our delight. Service was quick and the food excellent and fresh. We would certainly recommend this restaurant.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Have dined several times in-house but usually order take away from the Mandarin. Good food at reasonable prices. Very much a traditional Aussie Chinese Restaurant.

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Lismore, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

My two kids and I went there midweek for dinner. The service was quite slow, the dish sizes way too small and the prices too high. After the meal even the waitress who served us had to double check the price as she thought it was high for what we had. We won't be coming back.

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Sydney
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Thank you for being one of the few resturants open over the NYE Tropiccal Fruits weekend. You were run off your feet with the swelling numbers due to being one of the few places open on New Years Day and I hope that your returns were good. We know that you were racing around but we still recieved a gret... More 

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Address: 153 Keen Street, Lismore, New South Wales 2480, Australia
Phone Number: 61 2 6621 5060
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Lismore
Cuisine: Chinese

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  • Address: 153 Keen Street, Lismore, New South Wales 2480, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Lismore
  • Phone Number: 61 2 6621 5060

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese

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