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Mei King Restaurant

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82 Margaret Ave, Kitchener, Ontario N2H 4H4, Canada
+1 519-743-6431
11:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Toronto, Canada
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30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

What a disappointing experience. All the food tastes the same! Bland. Waitress/owner(?) was not understanding out order because brought one wrong dish. I am not a fan of having children running into and out of kitchen in a public place. And another male who appeared not to have anything to do with food, unless he was the delivery person. Decor... More 

Thank North452
Kitchener, Canada
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

After 30 years of enjoying Mei King I ordered shrimp in lobster sauce.It was completely different as was most of their other dishes.I ordered it three times since and it is completely different then it was 4 yrs ago.Sorry it used to be the best chinese food in Kitchener,not any more.

1 Thank Frank H
Kitchener, Canada
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278 reviews
214 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is hopping busy on New Year's Eve. Food was okay; it was better when we were here before on a less busy day. Efficient service was organized for a steady line-up of people streaming in their door for what appeared to be a combination of pre-ordered meals and orders being placed for pick-up. We had chicken chow mein,... More 

1 Thank CdnGoldy
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

I use to order from here all the time. It was my go to place for Chinese food cause the food was good and the price is right. I usually get the dinner for 2 'A' and the last 3 times I've ordered plus friends and family have said the same thing, that the food has been off. The chicken... More 

1 Thank Jessica S
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

What happened to this place??? Little kids waiting on people. Disgusting food. So disappointed. This used to be an amazing place to go. The place stinks and the food is beyond awful.

1 Thank Mark H
Waterloo, Ontario
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

We have been going to Mei King for years but our recent order made it clear that the food has completely changed - we noticed that it is much more bland and "food court" quality. Won't be back, time to start looking around for a new favourite.

Thank sinmonstix
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

We have lived around the corner from Mei King for over 20 years. It was always "Excellent". I'm guessing there are new owners. The food is now "gross"...... I suspect that everything is made off site and just warmed up. If not the cooks should be embarrassed of what they are producing. This is my second visit in the last... More 

Thank Bruce K
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

And it was absolutely terrible. The first strike was the person who answered the phone gave me the wrong total $37.70 but once delivered it was $47.70. Ordered fried shrimp with lemon and got french fries with shrimp and an extra charge for lemon that was never received. The rest of the meal was at best terrible. When we called... More 

Thank LaurafromWaterloo
Kitchener, Canada
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

My husband and I have been regulars for years but there was a definite change in the food quality last night and not for the better. The General Tso chicken was always my favourite and what was served, were fried balls of dough in sweet and sour sauce with no chicken to be seen, not the tender pieces of chicken... More 

2 Thank jen123019
Kitchener, Canada
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49 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

We have been getting out take out from Mei King for years, I have tried so many chinese restaurants and this is the one that we always go back to,

Thank stardaz

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2 of 5 bubbles
    1.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 82 Margaret Ave, Kitchener, Ontario N2H 4H4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Region of Waterloo  >  Kitchener
  • Phone Number: +1 519-743-6431

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?