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Mei Lai

50 Exeter Road, Dawlish EX7 0AQ, England
+44 1626 862226
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible11%
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Open Now
5:30 PM - 10:30 PMAll hours
Fast food, Asian, Chinese
$$ - $$$
50 Exeter Road, Dawlish EX7 0AQ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been ordering regularly from this Chinese for about 3 1/2 years. It's always consistently good. Plenty of fresh veg in the dishes and not too salty like some takeaways can be. Our favourites are the salt & pepper chicken and the sweet and...More

Thank chudleigh_cracker
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Dropped into this Chinese Takeaway for a Chicken Fried Rice ... It was a very bland meal with no hint of any high temperature frying ... The better half said it tasted like the "2 minute" microwave egg fried rice ... Unfortunately the meal fed...More

Thank Charles S
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Ordered chicken and cashew nuts and fried rice last night. What I received would be better discredit as chicken peas carrots raw onion with, 4-8 cashew nuts and very little sauce. It reminded me of chicken casserole.

Thank claymore55
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Had a takeaway from this place and can honestly say its the best ive ever eaten. Amazing. Freshly cooked. Kitchen on show so was able to watch them cook the food.

Thank Elainehallst
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

It is true that the online menu prices are no longer correct the prices have gone up. We ordered to the ladies mile, they called when they were at reception and we went up to collect. The food was nice but luke warm. We luckily...More

Thank spongebobby
Reviewed 25 September 2017

This is one amazing Chinese takeaway. The price is probably a little higher than most, but I can assure that the food is worth every single penny

Thank clive T
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Stopped to get a takeaway and ordered Thai sweet chilli chicken, vegetable curry and chicken balls. None of the food was too greasy and very tasty. The place got busier as we waited and it was great to be able to watch the chefs cooking.

Thank Mark G
Reviewed 5 September 2017

The server was friendly and able to provide some information about the area. However the menu, food and price was average.

Thank LElsaleh
Reviewed 2 September 2017

This take-away is only a few yards from where we had our holiday flat and came highly recommended. There was a little queue, symptomatic no doubt of all the recommendations but service was quick, polite, and efficient. We had starters and main meals and I...More

Thank Alison B
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

The food was outstanding, very polite and pleasant people, also delivered to the camp site, would defiantly recommend!!

Thank Amanda C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$16
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 50 Exeter Road, Dawlish EX7 0AQ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Dawlish
  • Phone Number: +44 1626 862226
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