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Mandarin Cove Chinese Restaurant

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111 SW Columbia St, Ste 2, Portland, OR 97201
+1 503-222-0006
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun - Thu 16:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 14:00
Fri 16:30 - 22:00
Sat 15:00 - 22:00
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the road
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52 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I went with a group of about 10 people from the convention at the Marriott across the street. I was very impressed. Despite the size of the group, the service was excellent, the food came quickly, and was tasty. She thoughtfully seated our group at an empty corner of the room, so we could talk without being self-conscious about disturbing... More 

Thank 09876
Yreka, California
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206 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

We were extremely offended by the server When we received our check,she had written in a gratuity and had already processed the credit card prior to getting our payment authorization.. When we confronted her suddenly her ability to speak English became very poor. We have been customers for over 20 years. We will never return to the Mandarin Cove. We... More 

Thank monsoons2013
Saratoga Springs, New York
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210 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

I was at the Marriott for a conference and wanted somewhere close for dinner. When visiting the west coast the obvious choices are seafood and Asian, and a couple of people mentioned this place diagonally across the intersection from the hotel's side entrance. Food was good - not exceptional, but then I tend to favor Thai over Chinese. Service was... More 

Thank Monophoto-1
Hood River, Oregon, USA
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48 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

For those attending an event at the Keller Auditorium, this is the place for you. Seven of us drove into Portland for a Friday evening concert at the Keller. We made reservations and were seated promptly. The food portions were generous and each one of us was happy with our choice of food. Service was good. They even validate your... More 

Thank JOregon_11
San Francisco, California
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

Very good, above average Chinese food. Very nice setting, big glass windows, bright and airy. Service was good for a Chinese restaurant. Generous portions. Everything is a la carte, so soup is extra and rice is extra.

Thank joeybear1955
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

It was not crowded when we arrived. It was happy hour and we ordered 2 drinks 2 orders of spring rolls and 2 waters. We received our drinks. Waited 20 minutes for one order of spring rolls and never received waters. We were told the other order of spring rolls was coming but by then we were done. Then she... More 

Thank Holly A
Hartfield, Virginia
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

This restaurant was very conveniently located across from our hotel. The service was good and the food was fresh and delicious. You could tell they actually cook it when you order instead of microwaving an old plate prepared hours or days before. I came back three more times because of how good the food was.

Thank ilerosas
Marietta, Ohio, United States
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138 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

I walked here from the nearby Marriott and was one of very few in the restaurant. The food, staff and environment were very clean, pleasant and a little bit retro. I very much enjoyed the food, service and environment.

Thank Scott T
Phoenix, Arizona
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39 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016

A great place for a meeting with friends while discussing business over dinner. Very quiet and great customer service, but most importantly excellent food.

Thank Trudie J
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

I LOVE Mandarin Cove! he food is always delicious and the serving sizes are huge! The service is good but sometimes a little rushed. The menu offers many selections for every taste. I highly recommend the Mongolian Beef!!! Their potstickers are another favorite!

Thank Jaime B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
16:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
15:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 SW Columbia St, Ste 2, Portland, OR 97201
  • Location: United States  >  Oregon (OR)  >  Portland>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 503-222-0006

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?