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“Not so Hot Anymore!”
Review of Mandarin House

Mandarin House
Ranked #843 of 1,207 Restaurants in Knoxville
Cuisines: Chinese
Description: Phone number is (865) 689-4800.
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Description: Phone number is (865) 689-4800.
Reviewed May 26, 2012

In it's debut Mandarin House hit it off well at the Merchants Exit and Downtown West. Eventually the Downtown West was closed due to illegal hirigin practices. The Merchant's location is still open today but the fish tanks on display are highly contaminated with green slime which detracts from the food on the buffet. Health Inspection Scores have been low. Patronage is down so low that the likely hood of food poisoning is increased due to the low turnover of foods that are not maintained at the proper temperature. This location has declined greatly since it opened back in the early 90's.

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Reviewed December 10, 2011

Haven't been here in several years and won't be back. This used to be a great place to get good food at a reasonable price. Not anymore. We went on a friday night around 7:30 and there was only 4 other groups of people there, that should have been first clue. Some of the hot items were cold and everything tasted strange. And to top it off I have been throwing up all night and even as I write this review. The health department really needs to check this place out!

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