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Mandarin Palace

20A Queens Quay | Queens Court, Derry BT48 7AS, Northern Ireland
+44 28 7137 3656
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible13%
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“black beans” (4 reviews)
“cakes” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
20A Queens Quay | Queens Court, Derry BT48 7AS, Northern Ireland
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Reviewed yesterday

We often travel from Donegal to Derry just to have dinner here. The Chinese is the best in the North-West and we have never been disappointed. The staff provide the best customer service of any restaurant I have been in. On our last trip, our...More

Thank aod93
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is definitely the best Chinese we have had in Ireland or the U. K., but not very flavorful compared to the Chinese food in the states. The best thing we had was chicken chow mein.

1  Thank FamTimeFL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food, friendly and helpful people. Definitely worth a visit and would love for you to come to Cape Town 😁

1  Thank Fiona D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is close to the City Hotel and the food was pretty good. Menu was straightforward and there were many Chinese standards plus some European dishes. Our only issues were a wrong order and some confusion with the server on ordering but overall it...More

Thank JE01
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food ok. However majorly interrupted by Chinese Elvis impersonator making our ears bleed every 20 minutes. Awful renditions of songs to make your skin crawl make you feel like you are on a budget cruise ship. Owner needs to do his customers a favour and...More

3  Thank Honey856
Reviewed 22 May 2017

If you want something that won't excite or offend your taste buds, then this is the place. It's not great, but it's not awful either.

Thank Terence B
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Good big portions and free wifi. Reasonably priced drinks. Any time I passed it was always busy so that's a good sign, it didn't disappoint.

1  Thank SCO O
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Over all average experience. Took quite a while before our order was taken, infact we waiting longer for them to take the order than wait on the actual food to be cooked, so it suggested to us that none of it was cooked freshed. There...More

Thank Laura D
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

Paid with euro visa card ..receipt showed €39 yet my account debited €47 spoke to staff member today who said 'our machine does that " !!! No apology no refund just leave your number... Folks do yourself a favour check out the Water fortune in...More

3  Thank Shaun M
Reviewed 30 April 2017

As we arrived (we hadn't pre-booked), the restaurant was very busy. We were escorted to a pleasant room where we had a drink. After 15 minutes, our table was ready and we were sat in a fine location, overlooking the restaurant and the River Foyle....More

1  Thank johnchambers2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$25
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
13:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20A Queens Quay | Queens Court, Derry BT48 7AS, Northern Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Northern Ireland  >  County Londonderry  >  Derry
  • Phone Number: +44 28 7137 3656
The Mandarin Palace is a Fine Dine family owned chinese restaurant, established for over 26 years in the city of Derry. It is located on the Queens Quay waterfront with panoramic views over the River Foyle with free off street parking in the evening.
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