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M&L Chinese Restaurant

13-14 Cathedral Street | Dublin 1, Dublin Dublin 1, Ireland
+353 1 874 8038
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“dumplings” (25 reviews)
“chilli” (19 reviews)
“sea bass” (17 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 10:00 pm Hours
Chinese, Asian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
13-14 Cathedral Street | Dublin 1, Dublin Dublin 1, Ireland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The cheerful vibe reflects happy diners and no wonder with the exceptional food on offer . The cooking is genuine and exceptionally tasty . The cod chili and wonton dish is a major hit and other chefs recommendations are similarly pleasing . As well as...More

Thank Seanaodhmacr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent and authentic! If in the mood for some non-Irish food, then head here. Had the chicken and sweet corn soup, green beans, and dry chili chicken and it was wonderful. Definitely recommend. We had service, but I did see others waiting.

Thank WombatboyOR
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant was recommended by a Chinese colleague of my sisters and we loved the food. It is pretty basic, but the food and the service is excellent - we had the set menu for 4 - loads of very tasty food and very good...More

Thank Ginnyhan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went in search of some good dumplings and ended up here. Food was pretty good, service was average and restaurant looked like it seen better days. Price was decent though, I will definitely be back... not the place to bring a first date but if...More

Thank alanDublin123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wow! What a fabulous surprise! An absolutely classic Chinatown restaurant on an O'Connell sidestreet. Every dish excellent, but the roast duck was iconic; wish I could get this good in NYC. Just perfectly crisped, with no grease, just enough fat to make it marvelously juicy....More

Thank Gregory G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thie restaurant is an authentic Chinese treat. all the dishes are delivered to highest freshest standards. do not expect a posh place , this is simply a food tasting experience. Had a braised hot and sour cod. absolutely superb, Portions are very generous and staff...More

Thank Gianni A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A little gem off O Connell Street. Amazing starters (dumplings) - we should have ordered more! Main course was delicious too however not as outstanding as the starters. I fear I didn't order well! The side of beansprouts however was delicious. A lot of people...More

Thank MollyConnolly
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I agree somewhat about the service but we went here for authentic Chinese and they did not disappoint. Thankfully I was with some well versed and traveled friends who knew to order off the Chinese menu. Best food of our entire trip! It doesn’t look...More

Thank dzwalters
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As a party of four we each ordered a separate dish and all 4 dishes were superb. We were all delighted with our choices and will definitely go again to try other choices from the very extensive menu. We were even more delighted when the...More

Thank westham1508
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

We hadn’t booked but got a table no problem. The restaurant was busy, lots of Asians eating there. The menu had a great choice and lots of specialities. We had a banquet for 2, there was loads of food which was delicious and probably enough...More

Thank Elainelloyd
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9 November 2016|
Response from GMan72Dublin | Property representative |
Hi. Yes you can bring your own bottle, no problem. Corkage is applied. Hope you find this helpful.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13-14 Cathedral Street | Dublin 1, Dublin Dublin 1, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 874 8038
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