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Mandarin Restaurant

1319 Airport Blvd, Oshawa, Ontario L1J 8R6, Canada
+1 905-432-3000
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good36%
  • Average23%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“crab legs” (14 reviews)
“sushi” (25 reviews)
“salads” (15 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, International, Canadian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1319 Airport Blvd, Oshawa, Ontario L1J 8R6, Canada
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Reviews (256)
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1 - 10 of 254 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're not aware Mandarin is a full buffet restaurant. Not only do your get Chinese food but they have a multitude of other foods as well. They have a complete salad bar, many selections of meats and vegetables. They will also have a pizza...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were totally happy with the size of the area and atmosphere. So, many choices of food to choose from. We had prime rib roast, mashed potatoes and carrots and asparagus. As well as a second round which entailed vegetable rice, chow mien, deep fried...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Dinner on a week night, just water was about $32 including tip. Really, when you think about having an appetizer, entrée and dessert, that's a good price! Yes, some foods are not great, but there is definitely enough food choices to make it worth while!...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family has been going to this Mandarin location for several years and has NEVER been disappointed with anything Selection of food is awesome and has something for everyone not just Chinese food but I mean anything you could want is there Service is awesome,...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The only thing I can say about the mandarin is that you can eat a lot if food if you wish. Most of it is only so-so though. The good part is that you can try something by taking only a small amount.

Reviewed 17 May 2017

Service was good and food also, have a great selection of Chinese food, salads and meats, desserts. There late but still lots of food and staff to serve you.

Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

We booked a table for 12 for family birthday. Food was great - a little slow on refreshing dishes that were low. But selection was excellent and desserts were delicious! Appreciate the senior's discount.

Reviewed 4 May 2017

Stopped for a late lunch around 1:30pm. Food Luke warm and old looking. The fried rice was dark and dry. The black pepper steak lacking in pepper, bland. Chow mein over cooked with only 1 shrimp, which was dry and rubbery. Egg roll, cold. Loved...More

Reviewed 21 April 2017

I have visited this restaurant several times with different group and have always found the food just average and at the dinner price cost $26 plus drinks per person can add up. I find the food not always the freshest. Sometimes it over cooked and...More

Reviewed 26 March 2017

Went to the Mandarin this time as my fave low budget quick buffet In Ajax was closed for some reason for lunch the other day. I was hoping for good things as it seems it was $17 bucks a person for lunch! That's a lot...More

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Questions & Answers
21 September 2016
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Response from Jan L | Reviewed this property
The one in pickering definitely takes reservations and has a room for a large group I believe the one in Oshawa takes reservationvations but doesn't have a room
Anne S
21 July 2016
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Response from Mary C | Reviewed this property
I'm not really sure. Google the Mandarin you want and the home page should give you that info.
7 February 2016
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Response from 10RogerTheLodger10 | Reviewed this property
Sorry--we didn't take the grand kids--but there were several children there

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 26
Brunch, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Buffet
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
16:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
16:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 15:00
16:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1319 Airport Blvd, Oshawa, Ontario L1J 8R6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Oshawa
  • Phone Number: +1 905-432-3000
  • E-mail
Award-winning buffet featuring delicious Chinese, Canadian, and International dishes - all prepared fresh daily. Serving over 150 all-you-can-eat items including soups, salads, sushi, grilled items, hot entrees, and desserts. Also offering a-la-carte, take-out and delivery.
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