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Mandarin Restaurant

28 Fairview Rd, Barrie, Ontario L4N 4P3, Canada
+1 705-727-1000
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“crab legs” (41 reviews)
“sushi” (60 reviews)
“prime rib” (29 reviews)
Open Now
4:15 p.m. - 10:30 p.m. Hours
Chinese, Sushi, Asian, Canadian, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
28 Fairview Rd, Barrie, Ontario L4N 4P3, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Happen to visit this restaurant, great food and excellent customer service. Food was good..... wish to have more sea food items. Overall experience was good.

Thank njafri29
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with family for my husband's 60th and as usual enjoyed every minute. It was priceless to see him wear the birthday hat as the staff sang to him. Always friendly and attentive.

Thank Karen B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you have relatives that have a long list of who loves certain foods & an equally long list of hates, this buffet style restaurant takes the stress totally away of trying to please everyone & still retain some symbolism of sanity. What a great...More

Thank Jetlaggedbrain
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were there on March 10, 2018. Everything was excellent: food, service.. Thank you! Special thanks to a cooks who prepared a cakes, cookies, all dessert!

Thank angelavolkfelting
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Mandarin is for the most part a good all you can eat buffet experience with lots of variety although I find some of the dishes rather bland I suppose so as to appeal to those unused to more spicy or exotic flavouring. Being a...More

Thank Shane G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lots of free parking, warm welcome, Kind hostess, comfortable tables....and then the food, and more food and much more food. Anything and everything you will ever want, from salmon to roast beef, form Japanese Sushi to anything Chinese, western salad bar, international deserts you name...More

Thank Flyingdutchman951
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For variety and good quality the mandarin can’t be beat. My family has fairly diverse preferences so it is very difficult to have a meal out that makes everyone happy. The mandarin never fails to please. My personal favourite is the crab legs!

Thank Colleen K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a free coupon for my birthday. Have been here many times, but what a huge disappointment. Not sure if it was because it was a week night, the food seemed sub-par.Tried a chicken pot sticker and had to spit it into my napkin. It...More

Thank 279Roxy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We got here before the dinner rush on a Saturday night. Great food, and great staff. Always high Mandarin standards always met. Thoroughly enjoyed our meal. Great place to eat. Lots of food choices.

Thank KevPEI
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great place for families. Lots of choices and quick Service. Good place for family birthdays..

Thank Lambie06
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25 September 2017|
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Response from John L | Reviewed this property |
There isn't any formal dress code, but that being said, I wouldn't show up in my bathing suit and flip flops either. Jeans, shorts, t-shirts should be the baseline then go up from there....Hope I've helped...the food is... More
12 April 2017|
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Response from Sean C | Reviewed this property |
There are differences depending on events they may be having. For instance, sometimes they have crab legs available. As far as I know there are slight differences between dinner and lunch. Dinner has some more choices which... More
Samantha T
19 August 2016|
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Response from Honestandbrunt | Reviewed this property |
On weekends they have all you can eat crab!!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$25
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Buffet, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
3:45 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
4:15 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
4:15 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
4:15 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
4:15 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
4:15 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
3:45 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 Fairview Rd, Barrie, Ontario L4N 4P3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Barrie
  • Phone Number: +1 705-727-1000
  • E-mail
Award-winning buffet featuring delicious Chinese, Canadian, and International dishes - all prepared fresh daily. Serving over 100 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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