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Mandarin Restaurant

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28 Fairview Rd, Barrie, Ontario L4N 4P3, Canada
+1 705-727-1000
11:30 - 15:00
15:45 - 22:30
Open now
All hours
Sun 15:45 - 21:30
Sun - Sat 11:30 - 15:00
Mon - Thu 16:15 - 21:30
Fri 16:15 - 22:30
Sat 15:45 - 22:30
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Toronto, Canada
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190 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in today for a nice lunch,..on a Sunday. They had everything you can imagine,.. We just LOVE the Mandarin... Our servers Leah and Ken were extremely kind, helpful and very informed of what was on the buffet. No one will ever go home hungry,..we love the egg rolls, won ton soup, spring rolls, shrimp, curry chicken, lemon chicken,... More 

Thank OntarioTravellers684
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nothing extravagant but yummy, fresh and fun fare. Great for the entire family. Well maintained and very friendly staff. Always a pleasure.

Thank lovelinessgalore
Wellington, Canada
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited the Mandarin at Thanksgiving. I had phoned to see what items they had that were Canadian. I love Chinese but my husband only eats Canadian Food + Won Ton Soup. Since they had Turkey, dressing, mashed potatoes, gravy we made our first visit. The choices are staggering!! We plan to return at New Years and enjoy the Turkey... More 

Thank minniecat1939
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very good food, especially compared to the Mandarin in Northampton, UK. The variety was amazing. Excellent Chinese.

Thank David A
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

...it depends when you go as sometimes the food they serve is just okay. That said I always find the steak strips to be cooked and spiced perfectly. Large selection helps when some food is not done as well as they should be...

Thank Jason B
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77 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Always a fantastic greeting at the door, food buffet is always hot and staff is very accommodating. Love this restaurant as a special treat!

Thank Purplesister28
Niagara Falls, Canada
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20 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

My first time was great!! The food was great, the vibe was also very good:) The staff was very helpful.

Thank Rachel M
Barrie, Canada
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The variety of foods, there's always a place, even when there's a line, the freshness of the food, the service is fast and friendly and the price is right!

Thank durieuxkarine2
Barrie, Canada
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

clean and food is fresh the place is very clean and the staff is very friendly. A great place to take the family.

Thank proudmommaoftwo
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Went to the Mandarin same old same old. I do not understand why the kids who only eat pizza and dessert want to come here.

Thank Tye D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 24
Chinese, Sushi, Asian, Canadian, International
Brunch, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Buffet
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
15:45 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
16:15 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
16:15 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
16:15 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
16:15 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
16:15 - 22:30
11:30 - 15:00
15:45 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Fairview Rd, Barrie, Ontario L4N 4P3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Barrie
  • Phone Number: +1 705-727-1000
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?