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10000 Aurora Ave N Ste 14, Seattle, WA 98133-9346
+1 206-527-0709
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Seattle, Washington
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

On 3/4/17, the hostess was on her phone and I had to find her to be seated for a late lunch. Food tasted OK but a few hours later I was intensely sick with food poisoning! Could it have been the tofu in the hot and sour soup? Who knows...but I won't eat there again.

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Thank DoneneB
Shoreline, Washington
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742 reviews
411 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 188 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

This place had a nice waitress who was fast and very friendly and efficient but she just wasn't enough to give it a good score. The meal here was very boring, plain and dull and very "average", and it seemed that this place was very much Chinese food for Americans and not necessarily for Chinese.It was very bland and unspiring... More 

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Thank KweqSmanit
Seattle, Washington
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45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2014

Located in an outdoor shopping complex, it is easy to reach by car or bus and has plenty of parking in the complex. Service was personal and the food good. The ambience was fine dining, with tablecloths.

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Thank WanderingWolfe
Seattle, Washington
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617 reviews
375 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2013

My wife and I have been here a few times and have always noticed three things, 1) it is usually filled with Asians, 2) we have noticed how clean everything is and 3) everything we have ordered is almost grease free and that is not something we usually find in most Chinese restaurants and we eat a lot Asian food.... More 

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Thank tall_six6
Seattle, Washington
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 November 2012

It is hard enough to make a go of it in today's economy when you do everything right. This place is doing everything wrong. I stopped in for just quick appetizers and a soda. Both the fantail shrimp and the paper wrapped chicken were greasy flavor lacking messes. The service needs to be flagged down, then is reasonable friendly. And... More 

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Burlington, WA
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2012

I use to live near this restaurant in the 90s and ate here a few times. My husband and I were looking for something to eat on our way into downtown Seattle. So, we decided to eat here.When I first went in the door didn't notice the smell of the sanitizer until sitting at our table. Food actually was not... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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164 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2012

Wife and I got online to find a place to eat the night before traveling into this zip code for a dental appointment. We wanted to search by zip code assuring us of a close by eatery to where we were going to be so we just entered the zip code+restaurant and ended up pulling up the website for this... More 

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1 Thank Steven S
Seattle
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2012

It's been several years since our last visit, perhaps as much as 4-5 years. Having an entertainment card in hand, and my son dropping by with a hankering for Chinese, we decided to re-visit what once was one of our favorite places. Time has taken its toll. We decided to eat lightly, leaving room for Super Bowl Sunday following. We... More 

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1 Thank kagey3
Seattle, WA
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2007

The Mandarin Gate looks like another typical strip mall Chinese restaurant. Well it is but only if you don't look close enough. The menu has the usual assortment of dishes covering seafood, noodles, chicken, beef, pork, rice, soups, etc... Nothing there jumps out at you as special. The atmosphere is nothing special either, but we, meaning my friends and I,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese
Restaurant features
Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
23:30 - 22:00
Monday
23:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
23:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
23:30 - 22:00
Thursday
23:30 - 22:00
Friday
23:30 - 22:00
Saturday
23:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10000 Aurora Ave N Ste 14, Seattle, WA 98133-9346
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
  • Phone Number: +1 206-527-0709

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?