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Yuan Ming Yuan

17 Princes Street, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 425 4968
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“dim sum” (59 reviews)
“dumplings” (18 reviews)
“roast duck” (6 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
17 Princes Street, Cork, Ireland
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1 - 10 of 368 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Always love a taste of the orient. Recommended to us by a friend; they serve freshly made din sum. We ordered an assortment and was well pleased with it. Food was hot & delicious and service prompt & efficient.

Thank Leo M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love the food here, always tasty and hot. Staff very friendly and gets to know their customers. Very fast service with a smile. Great value lunch and early bird menu.

Thank Traveller S
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

First visit to this Chinese and I wasn’t disappointed. Food was excellent as was the service. I was also very happy with the price. I would highly recommend this Chinese.

Thank Joe M
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Didn't think the food here merited any great praise it was standard run of the mill european style Chinese fare. The staff are friendly and the restaurant is well decorated. The food wasn't unpalatable expect for the way the prawns were cooked , blanched rather...More

Thank KianGaf
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

We (2 parents a and 2 teens) have visited here 3 times for lunch in last 3 months and eaten a variety of dishes both from lunch menu and special requests. All excellent except for side order of chips but once we expressed unhappiness about...More

Thank Martin F
Reviewed 9 April 2018

I am going to that restaurant for the past two years, so often that the owner even recognizes us when we go. We always receive a warm welcome. The food is amazing and not too pricy compared to other places in town. I recommend big...More

Thank Flo-frc-ork
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

We ordered some dishes. The taste tasted different from other shops. It was very special and delicious. first rate service

Thank 妙传手
Reviewed 24 March 2018 via mobile

Fully satisfied with the food. Went there with my Thailand friends n we order some fish items n vegetarian stuff with was quite nice in term of taste highly recommended

Thank Robben S
Reviewed 6 March 2018

So fun, stuck in Cork with snow, whole city was closed. Only restaurant we could find open. Turned out to be great.

2  Thank Roxan M
Reviewed 21 February 2018

Just ordered a take away from here with deliver, food arrived within the promised time. I had ordered a satay with fillet steak, it was obviously thrown together with the cheapest cut of beef that is usually roasted (housekeepers cut) disgusting. The mixed starter was...More

Thank Monika M
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Marie C
5 September 2016|
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Response from alan252 | Reviewed this property |
I doubt it , but they were nice people so I would ask I am sure they would cook you a without
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Princes Street, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork
  • Phone Number: +353 21 425 4968
Was previously called Starvast but has undergone renovations and a name change recently
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