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Mandarin Restaurant

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366 Bunting Rd, St. Catharines, Ontario L2M 3Y6, Canada
+1 905-938-7000
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11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Thu 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Fri 4:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Sat 4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Niagara
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Last night we took our son and his family for dinner at the Mandarin in St. Catharines. The food was great and a good selection - all freshly prepared. We were very pleasantly surprised by the excellent customer service of all staff in the restaurant. They were all so friendly and polite, and they cleared the tables quickly after each... More 

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St. Catharines, Ontario
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Service is great food super and great selection love the place. Go for most special ads will go in July for Canada day.

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Grimsby, Canada
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115 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you like to eat lots of food this is the place for you. The food is average Chinese Food with an assortment of other items like salads, pizza and sushi. Nothing is to spicy or bold in flavour so it can appeal to many. I have been to other Mandarins in Hamilton and Burlington and the buffet seems smaller... More 

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Windsor, Canada
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34 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had lunch with friends at the Mandarin and was greeted by a cheerful hostess who asked discreetly if we were seniors. There as a very large array of food tables with varying food types and categories You would have to be a very fussy eater not to find something to fit your palate. Everything was fresh and very tasty a... More 

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St. Catharines, Canada
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59 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

On a recent Friday night, I thought it prudent to make a reservation in order to avoid any possibility of a lineup. Much to my chagrin, after providing the confirmation code to the front desk, my companion watched on helplessly as two other “walk-in” couples were seated ahead of us. After sharing this concern with the hostess, she replied flippantly,... More 

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Niagara Falls, Canada
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254 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 215 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2016

I visited this Mandarin with a group of 35 people. The staff setup a private room which was great! Although not required, the side room was equipped with a large LCD TV and sound system. That's nice to know for future business functions. The food was astounding - very high quality and LOTS of it. There is so much that... More 

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St. Catharines, Canada
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

Took my family for lunch, in total 5 adults and 4 kids age 8 to 12. Always a favorite for our family, we love all the variety, from seafood, beef, chicken and sushi and much more, salad bar is great, also includes seafood dishes. There is also lots of deserts to choose from.. It is very clean, service is excellent,... More 

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Jordan, Canada
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30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

A friend wanted to take my wife and me out for dinner here. Wife and I had not been here for years. The food was a little better than we had remembered. I enjoyed the seaweed salad. There was also sushi which I didn't remember from before. The restaurant was not very busy, maybe because it was a Wednesday evening.... More 

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Thank Rob J
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

VERY VERY good place to go for Chinese but ask before you go in because it's expensive .36 dollars each is a little steep.Overall if your up for spending that amount of money each it's a great place.

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Cartersville, Georgia, USA
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90 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

Had dinner with family and friends - very large buffet. Several choices of salads and soups as well as the traditional lo mein and rice sides. Large variety of main course options from sushi to sweet and sour chicken, beef dishes, shrimp, egg rolls, spring rolls and an entire table dedicated to desserts. Would definitely return to sample more of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$6 - $24
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Canadian, International
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Buffet
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 366 Bunting Rd, St. Catharines, Ontario L2M 3Y6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  St. Catharines
  • Phone Number: +1 905-938-7000
Description
Award-winning buffet featuring delicious Chinese, Canadian, and International dishes - all prepared fresh daily. Serving over 150 all-you-can-eat items including soups, salads, sushi, grilled items, hot entrees, and desserts. Also offering a-la-carte, take-out and delivery.

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