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Mei Lai

50 Exeter Road, Dawlish EX7 0AQ, England
+44 1626 862226
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
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Fast food, Asian, Chinese
$$ - $$$
50 Exeter Road, Dawlish EX7 0AQ, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago 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 2 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago

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 4 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

We called in on the way back from the fire works. What a lovely meal. I'd go back again and again only wished I'd discovered it sooner. I wonder if they Deliver to county Durham.😁

Thank 903Laura_Andrew
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Very expensive for what quality of food that you receive, we've had a lot better. Quite hit and miss with the food and food often arrives lukewarm. Food arrives later than specified and with no apology. Could do a lot better, shame and not surprising...More

Thank Jill D
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Great dishes on the menu at this place. Not the cheapest, but the taste is worth it. Can get really busy at peak times so I would advise you to order and collect a little sooner than you would normally.

Thank David A
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Average prices
USD 8 - USD 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
Kids, Child-friendly
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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