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Ming Lee Chinese Restaurant

365 Main St, 365 Main St, 04901-4924, Waterville, Maine, Waterville, ME 04901-4924
+1 207-873-2828
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“crab rangoon” (8 reviews)
“pu pu platter” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
365 Main St, 365 Main St, 04901-4924, Waterville, Maine, Waterville, ME 04901-4924
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1 - 10 of 104 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was the worst Chinese food ever. Dark brown fried rice (WHAT?????) that tasted burnt. Awful flavor. It’s hard to decide why anyone would like their Chinese food.

Thank 401cottagegirl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Leaving a local retail store our nostrils were filled with the awesome scents of Chinese food cooking so we went investigate and discovered the source. Discovered the Ming Lee restaurant and had to have lunch. Super multi-page menu from daily lunch specials, all the specialty...More

1  Thank Bruce B
Reviewed 10 July 2018

I'm from the Bangor area and I always WISH I was in Waterville when I'm craving Chinese. It's a MUST stop if you like American-Chinese food!

1  Thank Blloyd1433
Reviewed 30 April 2018

I adore Chinese food, probably my favorite cuisine. However, many places I go to get it end up sub-par. That being said, Ming Lee was definitely not one of those places. I decided to get Sesame Chicken and a side order of crab rangoons (can't...More

Thank Colby P
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

Had a great waitress who was very knowledgeable about the menu and also very responsive to our dinner/lunch parties needs. The food was good too. The kids loved it there and we know this is a "Go to" for Chinese in the Waterville area. Their...More

1  Thank Spelunk11
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Pork fried rice and beef and broccoli are very good. Appetizers are deep fried. Lots of combo plates for 2,3 or 4 dinners. Lots of food for a reasonable price. Realize that this is Maine Chinese not NYC Chinatown Chinese. Seems to be a popular...More

1  Thank golftravel_11
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

Staying at Holiday Inn express down the street. Obviously popular with the locals-busy even at 5 pm on a Wednesday night. Generous servings, combination plates appeared to be the most popular. We opted for soup - wonton and hot and sour plus a main course...More

1  Thank HappyCanadian13
Reviewed 10 November 2017

WE went down to the restaurant in Waterville, Maine and had a very good meal. the food was hot and everything was well stocked up for the people coming in.

Thank 3dmardiv
Reviewed 19 October 2017

The food was bland with obviously bottled sauces. It seems the kitchen is just going through the motions. My husband said it was "like a Chinese restaurant from 30 years ago." Other than the deep fried appetizers, the rest was completely missable. The service was...More

Thank momoboys_12
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Love this Chinese restaurant. Always our go to place when we are here. Love the food and the portions are amazing. Highly recommend the purchase pu pu platter.

1  Thank Donna W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Parking Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 365 Main St, 365 Main St, 04901-4924, Waterville, Maine, Waterville, ME 04901-4924
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  Waterville
  • Phone Number: +1 207-873-2828
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