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The Mandarin Chef

Winchester Road, Romsey SO51 9AL, England
+44 1794 512170
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“crispy duck” (10 reviews)
“prawn dish” (4 reviews)
“pudding” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Winchester Road, Romsey SO51 9AL, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had been advised to book fro this Restaurant. We did! Why, I do not know. It was empty. Perhaps that should have warned whatb was to come. We ate the whole meal on our own. We were sat in a window wit the blast...More

Thank Sillyoldfool
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

We visited the restaurant for my wife’s birthday meal, the restaurant was extremely busy (Saturday evening) and a great atmosphere, all the waiters were very pleasant and efficient, and no long waits for service, We went for the buffet in which you choose from the...More

Thank philmacklin
Reviewed 4 March 2018

We booked this place for our daughter's 13th birthday. While booking on the phone, the manager asked if it was a special occasion. After we finished our meal which was superb on all counts, to our daughter's utter surprise the manager brought us a pudding...More

Thank Sanjay J
Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Took my wife here for dinner for the first time, we were seated quickly as we had booked in advance. This place is busy ! The service was quick between each course so we did at times ask for longer between courses to prevent being...More

Thank Tina M
Reviewed 24 February 2018

My family visited the restaurant, to celebrate a 'big birthday' for my special daughter. We were a group of 14. The welcome we received was very warm, the food was outstanding, and the whole evening could not have been better. Throughout the evening, all of...More

Thank Diana R
Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

massively mixed feelings about the MC. Clearly popular as it was very busy, the buffet was 4/5, service and friendliness 5/5, value 4/5, decor and cleanliness 2/5 generosity 5/5, running out of seaweed (or cabbage!) 0/5

Thank LukeCowesTannersBrook
Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

Just had lunch at the Mandarin for the first time in about a year. Such tasty, flavoursome food! The staff are so attentive and friendly and to top it all, great vale too. Love it

Thank SaffronLH
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Have visited this Restaurant on a number of time now alway with work colleagues. And I have to say the staff are very friendly . Food is as you would expect from an all you can eat buffet lots of it and all quite tasty...More

Thank Jeremy G
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Sunday buffet for choir and friends, excellent tasty food and loads of it. Slightly old-fashioned place but very good value and very friendly service.

Thank Sionascaig
Reviewed 12 November 2017

20 of us celebrated my sons 40th birthday last night excellent service excellent food staff very friendly we had 4 young children who they accommodated everyone's tastes have been there quite a few times but not for quite a while but always had a great...More

Thank Christine M
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Response from M-Painter73 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry without going on website I don't know..
19 July 2016|
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Response from David C | Reviewed this property |
Opening Hours Tuesday to Sunday 12 pm to 2 pm then 6 pm to 10:30 pm. Closed Monday's and bank holidays.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Winchester Road, Romsey SO51 9AL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Romsey
  • Phone Number: +44 1794 512170
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