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Mei King Restaurant

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82 Margaret Ave, Kitchener, Ontario N2H 4H4, Canada
+1 519-743-6431
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Ontario
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

So disappointed in Mei King since the change in ownership we have tried it 3 times since the change). It's obvious they have someone new preparing the food. The General Tso's chicken is just not that good anymore and the price is more for less food. Dumplings are blah as well. Just not the same and not worth the trip.... More 

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Thank s2pigeau
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33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

My husband ordered a hundred dollars worth of food to feed his family and everyone was happy. A week later we ordered five things from them and it was all good. I was in town a few years ago and did not like the food. The place has changed hands and now I love the food again. I wasn't going... More 

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1 Thank Fluffstery
Region of Waterloo, Canada
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18 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017

We have been going here for at least 30 years. The food has always been very good, until recently. Their food isn't that great anymore and their prices have increased dramatically. Not sure if they have had a change in ownership or management but I don't recognize anyone there anymore. We will be finding another place for Chinese food and... More 

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1 Thank Garcia745
Kitchener, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 24 January 2017

This place has become very expensive and the food is terrible now. Ten years ago it was good. Avoid!

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Thank bmc12017
Toronto, Canada
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30 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2017

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 

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2 Thank North452
Kitchener, Canada
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2017

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.

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1 Thank Frank H
Kitchener, Canada
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290 reviews
224 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017 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 

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1 Thank CdnGoldy
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 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 

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1 Thank Jessica S
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19 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
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.

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1 Thank Mark H
Waterloo, Ontario
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
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.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Delivery, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
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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