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290 Storke Rd Ste G, Goleta, CA 93117
(805) 968-1308
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Pune, India
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Good Chinese food in Goleta. The service is also good. The food served is also good. I loved this place. I went here for lunch and it was a great experience.

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Santa Barbara, California
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43 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Had a truly lousy dinner here last night. The service was lacking and the food was tasteless. I used to LOVE this place many years ago, but it has changed! The Mongolian BBQ is a cool idea, but the food just doesn't cut it. We also ordered off the menu and the food was just sub-par. Seems like no one... More 

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Santa Barbara, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Just had a great experience from here. The food was delivered promptly and by a very friendly delivery person. The food was hot and delicious! Great Kung pao, crab Rangoon, orange chicken... Very impressed and I am a Chinese food snob.

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30 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

The outside of the restaurant will almost scare you away but do not let it. While the buffet is not monstrous in size everything on it is fresh and taste absolutely wonderful. The Mongolian Grill ingredients are as fresh as can possibly be and are cooked quickly and more importantly not over cooked. Everything I had was delicious and left... More 

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Santa Barbara, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

One of the best Chinese restaurants in town! Been coming here for years and the food doesn't disappoint. I have read the other reviews and I would have to disagree with the "poor service" comments. We are always treated well when dining here. Good drinks from the bar, Kung Pao chicken is phenomenal.

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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143 restaurant reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

This was probably the smallest Chinese buffet in the US, as far as choices of food. It was only 14 types of dishes, I think. The food is not too bad, but nothing exciting. Just the typical vegetable and meat. The Mongolian Bgrill was OK. At least it was cooked by a Chinese. A lot of other places would pay... More 

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Santa Barbara, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

Our favorite Chinese buffet. Price includes Mongolian barbecue and soup. The lunch is a better value. Very busy at lunch, quiet for dinner. You can also order from the menu. Very pleasant staff and manager. We go 1-2 times per month.

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Tucson, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

Nailbanger Here Again;Just got into town to see my son and headed out to one of his favorite places Ming Dynasty. Three of us got the Buffet which includes a pretty good Chinese selection as well as salad - dessert. They also offer an Mongolian Grill which is very fresh and delicious and included in the buffet price.My wife ordered... More 

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Santa Barbara
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5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

When I worked in this neighborhood 30 years ago this was by far the best Chinese restaurant in the area. We had our sons Wedding Rehearsal dinner here 15 years ago. All of the guests raved about the dinner. Unfortunately, last night we got take-out from here to take to our daughters. All we can say is: What Happened? We... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013 via mobile

Horrible service. Just Ok food. Very mean waitresses. They charged steam rice because we asked twice refill and each time the very mean waitress only refilled very little. The waitress served a wrong dish and she didn't even say sorry. Dine in Ming Dynasty only if you want to ruin your diner.

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Additional Information about Ming Dynasty

Address: 290 Storke Rd Ste G, Goleta, CA 93117
Phone Number: (805) 968-1308
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Goleta
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Chinese

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