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Monkey King Express Chinese Kitchen

855 Shawnigan-Mill Bay Rd, Mill Bay, British Columbia V0R 2P2, Canada
+1 250-929-3333
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good10%
  • Average44%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible21%
20 Jan 2018
“Quick & Easy”
26 Mar 2017
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Chinese, Asian
855 Shawnigan-Mill Bay Rd, Mill Bay, British Columbia V0R 2P2, Canada
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Reviewed 21 January 2018

driving by so I stopped in.For sure nothing fancy here.Basically a hot table with food ready they serve up a lunch with beverage for $8.50 all in its good value and reasonable food

Thank islandrockin
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Went out to Mill Bay and went to Monkey King Express. They are only open for a few hours BUT the food is worth the wait. The portions are large so an unexpected guest or two will surely be enough to feed them. I will...More

Thank cynthia t
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Firstly, the woman who answers phone, takes orders & serves us is great! She is friendly & efficient. Secondly, the food tastes freshly cooked, hasn't been sitting under heat lamp and isn't too greasy. Spicing is as described. The fresh chilie dishes are fabulous -...More

Thank MamaBear2526
Reviewed 2 June 2017

The food just misses something; it is about the lowest level of western Chinese food that I have eaten. lack of flavor, lack of visual appeal, just nothing to make me go back

1  Thank Marja B
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

My husband loves the food here but I'm not quite sold. It's not too bad but seems to lack some authentic flavours I'm used to in other Chinese restaurants. The deep fry prawns have an odd taste and the sweet and sour sauce is too...More

1  Thank islandgurl55
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Friendly staff, average Chinese Food. Poor location not worth going out of your way for. Fair price .

Thank Kent C
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Sometimes the food is good. Have in the past had good wonton soup, but when returning another time very disappointed. Overspiced. Not the same as was.

Thank sunseeker2907
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

We were surprised by the quality as previous reviews weren't flattering! Fresh ginger flavour and bright fresh veggies in the chop suey - fried rice was a little bland but still enjoyable, and chow mein was also good! A great choice for a lazy Sunday...More

Thank Kathy M
Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

This is the closest Chinese food restaurant to my home, for take out food, so that is why I used it. Menu has a reasonable variety but items purchased were only average quality and over priced. I may look further afield next time.

Thank advoctae
Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

Last time we went the food was awful but we thought we would try again tonight as maybe it was a one off. It's was equally terrible. Noodles were bland, tasteless and dry and the sesame chicken was burnt and tasted burnt hubby couldn't eat...More

Thank Jo A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 8:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 855 Shawnigan-Mill Bay Rd, Mill Bay, British Columbia V0R 2P2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Mill Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 250-929-3333
Near intersection of Highway 1 and Shawnigan Lake/Mill Bay Road
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