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Mayflower Chinese Restaurant

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3A-5 Haymarket Walk, Bristol BS1 3LN, England
+44 117 925 0555
Today
18:00 - 03:00
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 03:00
Mon - Sat 18:00 - 03:00
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love this place, consistently good service and wonderful fresh food. I’m reluctantly knocking off one star because the food always seems to come out on cold dishes. Please rectify this Mayflower, the food deserves a hot plate!

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Thank Bone_Meal
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Quite simply the best Chinese in Bristol. It's the best I've ever been to in the U.K. Authentic dishes, fun atmosphere, friendly, helpful, enthusiastic staff. The Szechuan dishes, and the squid dishes are particularly tasty. Really is a must visit.

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Thank themadroy
Coventry, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Visited whilst staying nearby after checking many reviews. Firstly - be prepared to walk past homeless souls settling in for the night beneath a major traffic roundabout and the associated problems. Secondly, beware pictures on website - all tables covered with faux leather cloth with paper square laid over on diagonal - classy. Opted for​ set meal for 2 -... More 

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2 Thank Nick J
Linkinhorne
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Sunday evening, quiet restaurant. Confusion over seating then the service went down from there. Not asked if we wanted drinks and it was 20 minutes before food order was taken. Drinks took another 10 minutes to arrive but later arrivals were already eating. Food was very good and portions were more than enough. Will try it again to give it... More 

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Thank Brian M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

We had a great dinner there. The food was amazing and the staff very friendly. The restaurant has really good prices and large portions. We will return soon for sure.

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Thank Ioana L
Wiltshire
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Praise where it's due, the food is good. Not the overly salty, MSG drenched Chinese you find at your local take out, but tasty fresh food that's been well made. It's a shame that this is let down by the poor service. Unapologetic staff, providing slow and rude service bringing out dishes randomly to our table leaving some of our... More 

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3 Thank Oliver S
Bristol, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017

We had a great meal here. Generous portion sizes of very tasty, well prepared food. Relaxed atmosphere and very quick service. Will be returning soon to try some different dishes

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Thank Paul L
Greater London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

Been there multiple times whilst I was a student in Bristol then certainly decided to visit again when going back to Bristol - Decent food

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Thank Shengjie T
Great Yarmouth, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

As I was staying nearby I decided to use the reliable Mayflower restaurant for a takeaway. I have used this restaurant before both eat in and as takeaway and the quality of food is always good. On a limited budget I do find eating in a little expensive for my budget however the takeaway never fails to impress. Special noodles... More 

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Thank Hoptonjohn
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Chicken chow mein horrible thin noodles hard bits of chicken and big onion pieces however the chicken fried rice a lot better prawn crackers really grease would not really recommended eating from there unless last minute resort

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 03:00
Monday
18:00 - 03:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 03:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 03:00
Thursday
18:00 - 03:00
Friday
18:00 - 03:00
Saturday
18:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3A-5 Haymarket Walk, Bristol BS1 3LN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Bristol
  • Phone Number: +44 117 925 0555

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?