We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

M&L Chinese Restaurant

13-14 Cathedral Street | Dublin 1, Dublin Dublin 1, Ireland
+353 1 874 8038
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“pork dumplings” (16 reviews)
“sea bass” (15 reviews)
“chilli” (14 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Chinese, Asian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
13-14 Cathedral Street | Dublin 1, Dublin Dublin 1, Ireland
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (223)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

41 - 50 of 207 reviews

Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Got the platter for 2 to start and was very impressed! I got beef and black bean and it was really nice. My girlfriend got the chicken curry the chicken was ok. It wasn't breast. But it was nice. Loads of rice. Friendly staff. Would...More

Thank PaulMcEntee
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Visited as a group of 17 and was a bit apprehensive as to what to expect with so many dodgy takeaway style Chinese restaurants about. I was not, however, disappointed. the lady who served us was BRILLIANT and so helpful, suggesting authentic style dishes and...More

Thank samsamsreviews
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Located in a lane behind the "Savoy Theater", we drop for dinner. Supposly M&L is a chinese restaurantwith mostly "Sichuan" speciality. Food were from good to average, but not amazing! All Sichuan dishes were mild and not spicy as it's suppose to be: our expectation...More

Thank Adel N
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

The menu is pretty big, you'll find everything you like. We had 1 starter, 2 mains, 3 side orders, it was good portions, 40€

Thank Swan J
Reviewed 26 December 2016

This was my WORST restaurant experience ever in Ireland. ...terrible management, not enough servers, ran out of many dishes by 4pm in the evening, only takes cash. This restaurant was over heated, dangerously crowded and overbooked on christmas day, turning away groups with reservations (one...More

1  Thank LDSPd
Reviewed 17 November 2016

we had a lovely meal, the duck was fabulous and the chicken chow mien was very good. the staff were lovely.

Thank Eileen C
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Was worth asking as we had two young children with us and did not fancy walking too far. Tasty, very efficient and friendly restaurant. Water on arrival and topped up regularly. Wasn't too much hassle asking for extra plates to share food a pleasant setting...More

Thank Choco-Maverick
Reviewed 3 November 2016

This restaurant is rather inauspicious - enter and there is a note on the desk telling you that credit cards can't be accepted so you'll need cash (there's an ATM close by!) but what's most impressive are the number of local and visiting Chinese eating...More

Thank CesmeTraveller
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Really can't be bothered to spend much time describing the meal when the food is painfully average/below average. Yet another place that is hyped online (particularly on Lovin Dublin, among all their other over optimistic and vastly inaccurate reviews) that just ends in another disappointing...More

4  Thank kingmcnut
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

I am a super Chinese fan and THIS is the place. After 2 years looking for a decent Chinese in Dublin we came with some friends to M&L and I just felt I was blessed with the amazing food. The place was very clean and...More

1  Thank Iggyxii
Nearby Restaurants
Madigan's Pub North Earl Street
263 reviews
.05 km away
915 reviews
.06 km away
90 reviews
.02 km away
Butlers Chocolate Cafe
96 reviews
.11 km away
Nearby Attractions
O'Connell Street
1,461 reviews
.09 km away
Dublin Spire
585 reviews
.09 km away
James Joyce Statue
145 reviews
.07 km away
Brannigan's Bar
50 reviews
.03 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
9 November 2016|
Response from GMan72Dublin | Property representative |
Hi. Yes you can bring your own bottle, no problem. Corkage is applied. Hope you find this helpful.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13-14 Cathedral Street | Dublin 1, Dublin Dublin 1, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Leinster  >  County Dublin  >  Dublin
  • Phone Number: +353 1 874 8038
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing