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Mandarin City

273-275 Upper Newtownards Road | Ballyhackamore, Belfast BT4 3JF, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9080 2888
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
273-275 Upper Newtownards Road | Ballyhackamore, Belfast BT4 3JF, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very pleasant experience, I would definitely eat here again. The service was quick and staff very friendly.

Thank Citizenkane61
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As always good food and friendly atmosphere. I know other reviewers have commented on the price but I think this reflects in the quality of the food as it’s consistently great and worth every penny. I would have given it 5 stars but I found...More

Thank Emma H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We turned up at Mandarin City at about 5.15 on a Saturday evening, thinking as there was only 3 of us and it was early in the evening, we wouldn’t need to book... Wrong! Luckily, we got the last available table beside the bar, but...More

Thank lill03
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Belfast has been on such a run over the last couple of years with so many terrific new restaurants opening, its easy to forget the older classics. We returned for the first time in years recently and again on Friday night past...and this place is...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

My family and I really enjoyed mandarin city. Each course was really fresh and delicious. I would say it's more expensive than a lot of other Chinese restaurants but the quality makes it worth it for a treat. The restaurant was busy but the service...More

1  Thank patzy83
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

This place has been our local for years and with consistently great food and lovely staff, we have had no reason to stop going! Fab spot and would highly recommend a visit! Though be prepared to become hooked!!

1  Thank oreally90
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Without doubt this is the best Chinese restaurant in Belfast - the food, service and atmosphere are brilliant. The set meals for 4/6 are a great way to try lots of different dishes and would definitely recommend. It is definitely a little more expensive than...More

1  Thank Steven M
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

The food here is ok although a squid starter priced at £7.00 should have been titled, "spot the squid". A special chow menu was also fine but overpriced at £15. Those describing this as "the best Chinese in Belfast" need to take a walk around...More

2  Thank Trevor G
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent food, extremely fresh and service was quick, everything you look for when going to a restaurant. For starters I had the salted chilli squid and my partner had the Peking ribs, the squid was cooked perfectly and the ribs had a nice ratio of...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Had a takeaway on Saturday night. It was packed! Ordered chicken fried rice and my friend had black bean and steak. She said hers was very good but mine was boring. Now, I know it's a simple dish, but it can taste really good. However,...More

2  Thank Irishflojo
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12 January 2017|
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Response from MyDryWit | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I have been out of the country. Not one online but they do a very wide range of he usual meats plus an excellent seafood range not seen in other Chinese restaurants. Sea Bass, scallops etc. Extensive so I'm sure there... More
Tracy B
31 December 2016|
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Response from MyDryWit | Reviewed this property |
Hi sorry I have been out of the country. No entertainment at this restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:45 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:45 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:45 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:45 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 273-275 Upper Newtownards Road | Ballyhackamore, Belfast BT4 3JF, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  Belfast
  • Phone Number: +44 28 9080 2888
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