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Panda Garden

Chinese, Szechuan, Hunan
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123 Franklin St, Bangor, ME 04401-4966
207-942-2704
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11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 9:00 pm

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  • 16
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  • 10
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 1
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  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Pleasant Dinner

Good--Food was presented attractively and served quite promptly. Service was friendly and attentive. Okay--The food, which was satisfactory but really didn't have much flair.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 15, 2015
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Bangor ME
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36 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Bangor ME
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342 reviews 342 reviews
278 restaurant reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Good--Food was presented attractively and served quite promptly. Service was friendly and attentive. Okay--The food, which was satisfactory but really didn't have much flair.

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Bangor, Maine
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42 reviews 42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

The restaurant is always spotless. The owners are always friendly. The service is always prompt and courteous. The food is always delicious. Enough said.

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2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

I can't get enough of this place! every time I go in I leave with all smiles. what with their willingness to make any meal for you, whether it is on their menu or not, their pleasant atmosphere and the no msg menu, Panda Garden keeps me coming back for more.

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Wells, Maine
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36 reviews 36 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

I do not know why I don't go more often. I have been going there of over 10 years and every time I do I am met but a smile very nice atmosphere and great service. The food is always outstanding and very well priced. Its almost hidden on a side street but worth the find. Get your GPS out... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Super nice owners who prepare the closet to authentic Chinese food you can get in Bangor. Lunch buffet is a great bargain; try the spicy eggplant.

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2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 via mobile

Our server never told us the specials, and never took our drink order. We ordered Crab Rangoons, they came out cold in the middle and not crispy. The hot and sour soup tasted ok, but it came out cold. The pan fried dumplings were actually the best thing we ate the whole night. Although we are told they would take... More 

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Sanjose
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37 reviews 37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

In comparison with Chopstick, Delight and No.1 Chinese, this is not the best one, but acceptable. Looking outside, it doesn't look like a restaurant though (I thought it were a Chinese theatre first time I saw). The taste is ok. The price is higher than other Chinese ones for the same dish, same price, but got less foods. No windows... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014 via mobile

Always excellent service, drinks, and food! Josephine is amazing. Highly recommended!! P.S. Get the scorpion bowl and crab rangoons!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Sesame chicken was great. Very friendly staff and great location. This is a must try for visitors and locals.

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Clarksburg, Massachusetts
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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Sadly disappointed in the quality of food for a restaurant rated this high. We chose to try the buffet and we not impressed. Maybe it was an off day. Our waiter was very good and very attentive. Maybe we should have made our first time a dinner and then we might have had better quality. On the plus side, we... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 123 Franklin St, Bangor, ME 04401-4966
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Bangor
  • Phone Number: 207-942-2704

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese, Szechuan, Hunan
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm

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