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Ming Lee Chinese Restaurant

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365 Main St, 365 Main St, 04901-4924, Waterville, Maine, Waterville, ME 04901-4924
+1 207-873-2828
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Winslow, Maine
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Ming Lee has the best Chinese Food in Waterville, Maine, the staff is exceptional, the food always tasted fresh and the owner is just wonderful she stops and talks to her customers. Highly recommend this restaurant

Thank Donna D
Waterville, Maine
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23 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 8, 2016

Very clean, with friendly staff. Food is always good and hot. Overall amazing ! I have never had a negative experience at this place.

1 Thank Kortney1234
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33 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

On busy days we call our order in. Short of my favorite Chinatown restaurants in San Francisco and Chicago, they are a close 3rd.:-)

Thank Peggy P
Bangor, Maine
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

This is a great spot to satisfy any craving for American-Chinese food. Tasty food, big portions, and they do their best to have the quickest turn around time for their orders, without compromising on the food. If you call, you may get frustrated with a busy signal, but that's only because it is so popular for take out! Keep calling... More 

Thank Blloyd1433
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98 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

When you want Chinese in Waterville, you go to Ming Lee. It's that simple. The garlic green beans are delicious, the food is always hot and fresh and served very quickly and the owner always remembers me and asks about my family. The prices are very reasonable and they have a huge drink menu with the usual expectations such as... More 

Thank Cristen S
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104 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

We ordered for delivery and the two dinners that arrived could have handily fed 6 people! This is not authentic Chinese, but it is plentiful and delicious. Service was prompt and cheerful.

Thank bunnycakes
China, Maine
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

I love that they have take out their portions are great I love their flavoring I love the Heat the wife loves their soups and their crab rangoons is great

Thank Justin W
Denver, PA
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227 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 5, 2016

Enjoyed our lunch specials here. Shrimp with Lobster Sauce and Szehcuan Spicy Chicken. Used take out and phoned ahead and it was ready in 15 minutes.

Thank Dar K
Fairfield, Maine
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 22, 2016

great food, best Chinese in Waterville area,crab rangon, pork fried rice, chicken fingers, cooked in clean oil no grease

Thank 59Lighthouse
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 12, 2016

This is our Absolute Favorite for Chinese Food. The owner frequents table to check on her customers. WE really like that. The portions are amazing and good food!!

Thank Wendy R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 365 Main St, 365 Main St, 04901-4924, Waterville, Maine, Waterville, ME 04901-4924
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Waterville
  • Phone Number: +1 207-873-2828

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?