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Ming Lee Chinese Restaurant

365 Main St, 365 Main St, 04901-4924, Waterville, Maine, Waterville, ME 04901-4924
+1 207-873-2828
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
365 Main St, 365 Main St, 04901-4924, Waterville, Maine, Waterville, ME 04901-4924
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've only dined here 4 times but I absolutely enjoyed every experience! Clean restaurant with friendly staff! I will definitely be coming back!

Thank Ashley M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Did not find this place lived up to its relatively good reviews. Located behind an auto shop, I found it hard to find from Main Street. Not a particularly pleasing ambience. Staff members are nice. Service was prompt and attentive. Ordered a combo of orange...More

Thank gstrange8
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food and service is worth the sometimes long waits to be seated. Never had a bad experience or meal there and the staff is always first rate and pleasant. Great variety of dinner and lunch combinations also the have tasty house specials and appetizers....More

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Would definitely visit again. Literally over 50 pickups in the 15 minutes or so wait time for our food, not to mention a packed dining room and several patrons waiting to be seated. Everyone was greeted with a welcomed hello and smile from several front...More

Thank justalonely
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

This place is really good!!! I figured it would be below-average like most Chinese strip places are, but Color Me Surprised! Our party of five was seated within 10 minutes even though they were really busy. Food came out maybe 10 minutes after we ordered....More

Thank Lena W
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Grew up in Waterville, ate at Ming Lee whenever I had a craving for chinese food. Now that I've moved, nowhere else compares. I've had chinese food in many different states and cities and I've still never found anywhere that comes close. Every time I...More

Thank Julia C
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Never had a bad meal here. Biggest problem is the phone is usually busy during mealtimes, be patient, it's worth the wait. Dining in is nice but the restaurant is not big, turnover is quick but again, during peak times, expect to wait. Many choices,...More

Thank Lubecnewcomers
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

I was only really impressed with the service. The wait staff was amazing. We had 15 at our table for a monthly group lunch. I just didn't know what to order and remembered I like sweet and sour. It was not remotely what I was...More

Thank Lorelei S
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This is a restaurant popular with locals of all ages. They do a great take-out business though it is a nice eat-in restaurant with good service. After several visits, we know we can count on outstanding entrees and value. There are combination meals and specialties...More

Thank mainejac
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Invited to dinner with friends while in the Waterville area and stayed nearby. Place was very busy, people waiting for tables and take out counter full of folks waiting for orders. Waitress asked if I wanted a table and told her I was with folks...More

Thank purplehuskermama
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 365 Main St, 365 Main St, 04901-4924, Waterville, Maine, Waterville, ME 04901-4924
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Waterville
  • Phone Number: +1 207-873-2828
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