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Mandarin Cuisine

238 Highland Ave, Ste 4, Needham, MA 02494-3029
+1 781-455-8801
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good37%
  • Average24%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible1%
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“spare ribs” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
238 Highland Ave, Ste 4, Needham, MA 02494-3029
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Reviewed December 26, 2017

We ordered take out from the Mandarin Garden as a Christmas dinner treat. We were not disappointed with what we got. Our family consists of 2 vegetarians and 2 non-vegetarians so we ordered a good amount of food. Pork fried rice, vegetable fried rice, scallion...More

Thank rockwood13
Reviewed December 12, 2017

Reminds you of the chinese restaurants of old -- lots of cliche decorations over done. Food was good but everything including the tea was cool or cold. Is not food supposed to be warm or hot? Crab Rangoon was ok but tasted like cheese filled...More

Thank FlyingCloud
Reviewed June 11, 2017 via mobile

We ordered take out from the Mandarin with friends last night. We stopped going many years ago because GF options were scarce, but I must say that the food was pretty good. The order consisted of rice noodles with veggies, chicken and shrimp , moo...More

Thank pickyeater15
Reviewed April 27, 2017

Lovely service and very good food, with some surprising items such as Peking Duck...Go back every time I am in town.

Thank TallSuzy
Reviewed January 6, 2017

we ordered for carry out vegetarian steamed dumplings, vegetable lo mein and Peking sesame beef. The dumplings dough was dyed a strange green and were so dense that we could not eat them. The beef was very chewy and the lo mein hardly had any...More

Thank kazuzu111
Reviewed January 4, 2017

We love dining at Mandarin Cuisine. The people are great and the food is good. My only concern is that there is no baby-changing table in any of the restrooms. Trying to change a little baby or on chairs is no way to go. A...More

Thank Bethberrie
Reviewed November 20, 2016 via mobile

Hard to find the NYC style Chinese I grew up with and Mandarin Cuisine is it. The perfect weekend comfort food we can eat all week and the scallion pancakes are deadly.

Thank Paul M
Reviewed November 4, 2016 via mobile

We live in the area and Mandarin is our go to for Chinese food. Consistent and always good. We usually do take out or delivery . Service is always quick when we eat in. Great traditional dishes and some low cal/ steamed options. Great spare...More

Thank downhillskier17
Reviewed November 2, 2016

Takeout - plenty of food, no taste or flavor. Looked good, but flavorless. Waste of money, won't be back.More

Thank Mike B
MandarinCuisine, Manager at Mandarin Cuisine, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2016

Thank you very much for taking the time to provide us with your feedback on your recent order. I am so sorry to learn of the issues you experienced. I have shared your comments with my kitchen so they can revise our procedures to ensure...More

Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

High quality American Chinese food. Particularly good for takeout. This is my go to spot for basics like general tso's, fried rice, or Lo mein.

Thank Danny B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Full Bar, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 238 Highland Ave, Ste 4, Needham, MA 02494-3029
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Needham
  • Phone Number: +1 781-455-8801
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