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186 Cambridge Rd, Ste 7, Woburn, MA 01801-4793
781-937-3911
Today
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Could be Better.

I had great expectations from this restaurant. After eating there for the lunch buffet, I was not too impressed; the food was okay. The buffet was pretty limited. Mainly because they tried to put so much variety that they had to limit their choices. A lot of breaded food. I will say the soups... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 7, 2015
tibunifamily
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Dayton, Ohio
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Dayton, Ohio
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

I had great expectations from this restaurant. After eating there for the lunch buffet, I was not too impressed; the food was okay. The buffet was pretty limited. Mainly because they tried to put so much variety that they had to limit their choices. A lot of breaded food. I will say the soups before the meal were very good.

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Woburn, Massachusetts
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

They provide a wonderful buffet for lunch or dinner and the food is always made fresh, everyone working at the restaurant recognize and acknowledge all the patrons, great place to dine

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ma
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76 reviews 76 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Went for a lunch buffet and while the price was good and there is lots of food... some of the dishes were bland and tasted the same as others. The hot dishes were not spicy and lacked flavor. I also think the duck sauce and sweet/sour sauce is watered down... very bland.

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Woburn, Massachusetts, United States
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Disrespectful hostess, made a rude comment about my 2y.o son to another customer, wont go back again

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Villanova, Pennsylvania
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52 reviews 52 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

My mother was asked where she would like to go out for her birthday. She wanted Chinese buffet food and she got it. Maybe my culinary experiences have been limited but if there is one word that comes to my mind when I think about Chinese buffets that's cheap. And yes, Great Mandarin was cheap at $8.95 a person. And... More 

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Eastern NC
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211 reviews 211 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

I went with a collegue from the area that was not aware that this restaurant exsisted. He will be sure to return. I would as well if I was in the area, many tasty buffet items.

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Sammamish, Washington
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250 reviews 250 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
166 helpful votes 166 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2013

Was there on a Sunday evening. The buffet looked ok, but nothing special. We chose to order a couple dishes. The noodle and soup we ordered were both pretty good. There were a few other groups there while we ate, and it was a bit loud and rowdy. Worse, while we sat in a booth next to the buffet, there... More 

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Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2013 via mobile

Great buffet, clean, not the biggest buffet, but was vert tasty and fresh. Upstairs in a small corner strip mall but has an elevator.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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66 reviews 66 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2012

The owners and staff are very friendly. The atmosphere is very clean and bright. The food is very good. We had been dining here at least once a month for many years. The only complaint is sometimes the waitresses are too eager to take your plate(one time while my husbands fork was on his way to his mouth and he... More 

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boston
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9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

We have been going to the Mandarin for over ten years. We have enjoyed their luncheon buffet on many occasions and feel they have quite a number of choices. The quality is excellent. Our family orders takeout quite often and have never been disappointed. Everything we order is always piping hot, tastes fresh and is never greasy. We have also... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 186 Cambridge Rd, Ste 7, Woburn, MA 01801-4793
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Woburn
  • Phone Number: 781-937-3911

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm

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