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Yuan Ming Yuan

17 Princes Street, Cork, Ireland
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“dim sum” (59 reviews)
“dumplings” (15 reviews)
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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Value
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LOCATION
17 Princes Street, Cork, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 335 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago

This is my favourite place to eat in Cork. The menu is gorgeous, I love the curry and satay. The staff are so nice and even though it is very busy you are never waiting long or feel rushed. So reasonably priced for fantastic food.

Thank redemptionroad
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited for late lunch. Very good lunch menu with plenty of options and real value for money. Food was delicious and hot

Thank m1psh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I come here once a week, every week. The service is always helpful and waiters are very friendly and cheerful. The homemade roast duck is the most incredible taste experience. The environment is lovely. We highly recommend this place. We love Yuan...More

Thank Lavy-Isk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Dreadful Chinese, would not even call it a Chinese! The restaurant is filthy! I got chicken satay and all I could taste was chicken there was no flavour! The food came out 2 minutes after we ordered so it was not cooked fresh and who...More

Thank coin91
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really great Chinese food, early bird menu really good value. Service couldn't have been better, with such cheery and helpful waiters. Very unique decor added to the experience.

Thank Alison S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

funny thing being i walked past this restaurant so many times...and never noticed beyond the thought it was a Chinese restaurant. We ended up going on a Saturday night; me being all worked up by the idea of enjoying Dim Sums' ! although the menu...More

1  Thank jeandominoserver
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Was recommended this Chinese in cork from a taxi driver and was not disappointed. Food was amazing!!! Haven't had a Chinese like this in years. Staff were amazing and very friendly. Price was very reasonable. Wish they had one in Dublin.

1  Thank Elaine M
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

It was real taste of China. Lovely food, freshly prepared. Nice choice. Staff very friendly and very helpful. I will come back.

1  Thank Sylwia S
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Fantastic restaurant well worth a visit great service very reasonably priced and authentic Service is friendly precise portions are quite large

1  Thank Ken O
Reviewed 9 April 2017

A colleague in Singapore who had visited Cork recommended I try this place for dim sum. I would have never ventured in otherwise. What a revelation.... Fantastic chinese food loved by both the adults and children in our group, plus perfect dim sum - especially...More

1  Thank Momathon
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Marie C
is the food MSG free?
5 September 2016|
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Response from alan252 | Reviewed this property |
I doubt it , but they were nice people so I would ask I am sure they would cook you a without
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
12:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
12:30 - 23:30
Thursday
12:30 - 23:30
Friday
12:30 - 23:30
Saturday
12:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Princes Street, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork
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Description
Was previously called Starvast but has undergone renovations and a name change recently
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