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Mandarin Restaurant

28 Fairview Rd, Barrie, Ontario L4N 4P3, Canada
+1 705-727-1000
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“crab legs” (35 reviews)
“sushi” (58 reviews)
“cotton candy” (8 reviews)
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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 2 days ago

Place was clean.. always working as a group cleaning off tables. Food was fresh and hot. Nice to see they do add new items. Weekend prices are high if you do not eat the crab legs. Place was busy, parking scarce at times. Overall looking...More

Thank Don C
Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited as a table of 6 on a weekday and had friends visiting from Florida. Made reservations for a birthday and were seated quickly ( it was very busy for some reason on a Tuesday night). Staff was very friendly and helpful; always there...More

Thank RichChar05
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Yummy....they do a great job, food was good, price was right and if you get there before 5:30pm you can get seated quick, after 6pm and your waiting awhile. But worth wait. You got to eat here

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 6 days ago

We have been at a few Mandarin Restaurants in Ontario, but Barrie stands out. Lets start with the customer service, OUTSTANDING. The staff goes the extra mile to make you feel they like to serve you, and they like their job.The Buffet full, no empty...More

Thank Princeznicka
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a busy night and it was worth the wait loved the seafoof and all the selections they offered. My mother-in law really enjoyed the atmosphere, hospitality and food.

Thank wiky_6hills
Reviewed 1 week ago

and you've been to them all. Mandarin's are great Chinese Buffet. Huge selection of food. I've never seen more food except maybe at a Portuguese Wedding.

Thank malakahineyho
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the menu in this restaurant and the immense array and selection of food is really amazing everyone can find several of their favourite dishes

Thank Jim R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even if you do not enjoy Chinese food, you can find something good to eat on this buffet. All kinds of Chinese dishes - meats, vegetables, steamed and fried. Plus a lot of Western style dishes - French Fries, Pizza, and more.

Thank dougcundall
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Typical mandarin restaurant. Always busy but gets you in fast. Foods always replaced and always hot. Big variety and staff is always pleasant.

Thank Soakinsun
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been here every time that we visit the area during our vacation. Our previous reviews were fantastic as they are again this time. Wow, this place is really good and well worth the value. Everything is so good and so well prepared. The...More

Thank jiffypop101
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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!!!
Freda M
26 April 2016|
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Response from Michael S | Reviewed this property |
I believe they are open everyday of the week..you can verify by calling or visit the website as they list hours of operation there
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$26
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
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
15:45 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
16:15 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
16:15 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
16:15 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
16:15 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
16:15 - 22:30
11:30 - 15:00
15:45 - 22:30
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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