We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Mandarin Palace

Gants Hill 559-561 Cranbrook Road, Ilford IG2 6JZ, England
+44 20 8550 7661
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good20%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible17%
Travelers talk about
“dim sum” (21 reviews)
“tofu” (2 reviews)
“soup” (3 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
Gants Hill 559-561 Cranbrook Road, Ilford IG2 6JZ, England
Write a Review
Reviews (115)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

11 - 20 of 115 reviews

Reviewed March 1, 2017

Unbelievable value for money. Delicious. The best. Lunch menu is so unbeatable and tasty. No place like it.

Thank Michelle W
Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

Mandarin Palace delivers a robotic and complacent service and churns out tasty but boring food. Went for first time since the 90's. Remember why now... It's been going over 30 years because there's not much option for a good dining experience in this part of...More

Thank chezmcd
Reviewed February 12, 2017 via mobile

Went for dim sum on Sunday afternoon and could not have been happier. Great food at a reasonable price, staff were both friendly and efficient. The owner even came to our table for a chat which was nice. Also very accommodating of our 20 month...More

Thank Owen F
Reviewed December 31, 2016

Food was good but with one exception, the waiters were not friendly and usually missing (standing near door chatting). It spoils and we won't return

1  Thank Pauline R
Reviewed December 30, 2016

A great customised meal, good service. A place even Chinese people go... Always beware of the parking regulations at the back and remember to ask for a notice.

Thank Jung Joo M
Reviewed December 17, 2016

I went here for Saturday evening dinner with family. We selected the set meals and were able to make some changes to the options. We had a good meal.

Thank Ivor M
Reviewed December 15, 2016

Vegetarian food was not good. Went there 3 times and was disappointed all the 3 times. service was fine.

Thank Anshu S
Reviewed December 9, 2016 via mobile

Having memories of this place dating back over 30 years I meet a very old friend for Christmas lunch here. I can't get over the shock of what has happened to the place. The grand restaurant that I recall so well with its gallery seating...More

Thank Kris B
Reviewed November 15, 2016

We went as a group of five on a Saturday night, and even at 7.30, things were busy. You can park at night in the library car park up to the road in Cranbrook road. I remembered the location from many years ago, when it...More

Thank mgoldman666
Reviewed November 12, 2016

We've been using this restaurant on and off for 10+ years. It has never been my first choice for dim sum, but it's fairly close to home, so convenient when we can't be bothered to drive far. My husband and I had a fairly good...More

Thank Chunkofchicken
Nearby Restaurants
Shri Bheemas Indian Restaurant
72 reviews
.10 miles away
Sahara Grill Ilford
268 reviews
.07 miles away
15 reviews
.09 miles away
Enzo's Pizzeria
60 reviews
.06 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Valentines Park
258 reviews
.66 miles away
Valentines Mansion & Gardens
81 reviews
.35 miles away
Kenneth More Theatre
48 reviews
1.31 miles away
The Exchange Ilford
52 reviews
1.35 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Mandarin Palace staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$76 - $76
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Gants Hill 559-561 Cranbrook Road, Ilford IG2 6JZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Ilford
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8550 7661
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing