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May Dragon

4848 Belt Line Rd, Dallas, TX 75254-7541
+1 972-392-9998
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good24%
  • Average13%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible18%
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Opens in 12 min
All hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
4848 Belt Line Rd, Dallas, TX 75254-7541
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

We used to enjoy this restaurant. Our most recent experience was the worst I have had in a long time. Cashew chicken tasted spoiled. I sent it back. They brought another just as bad. Egg rolls were greasy. Corn and crab soup had no crab....More

Thank jfsmim
Reviewed 29 July 2017

This restaurant has been around for many years in an area of town with few choices for Chinese. It had been a few years since we had been. The food was good and the portions were large. Very similar menu to Jasmine that is just...More

Thank Ron C
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Best duck in the DFW area. May Dragon has been around three decades. That alone speaks for itself. Actual Chinese chefs that work in the kitchen. Whether you are here on business or a native Texan, don't miss this place. My favorite is General Savitz...More

Thank machockfamily
Reviewed 20 May 2017

This old establishment in the same location for many years is a Chinese cuisine landmark in Addison. The owner, Mr. John Chow is a well known socialite in North Dallas and welcomes a lot of business lunches and dinner get together at this location. Service...More

Thank jittus2015
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Went for dinner with a date. The atmosphere was typical Chinese restaurant. The Hot & Sour Soup and Spring Rolls were undistinguished. She had chicken friend rice, which I found tasteless, and I had shredded pork in garlic sauce which was very bland. The service...More

Thank Howard L
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

I joined colleagues and clients for dinner. Of the 12 of us six were visiting from Beijing. We had expected that our guests would have wanted steak or Texmex but this night they asked for Mexican. We chose May Dragon based on reviews on a...More

Thank cbed90
Reviewed 28 February 2017

I have a good friend who has been going to this restaurant for a long time, at least 20 years. He and his wife rave about it. Of note, he has both gourmet taste and a gourmet budget. My buddy rarely has anything nice to...More

Thank Yankeehoya
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

It is always a treat eating at this restaurant. Food is always fresh, especially the meats and the wait staff are very attentive...always check in if we need anything. I love the hot tea, its the BEST - Jasmine tea - is so good that...More

1  Thank euniceindallas
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

It is hard to find a Chinese restaurant in Dallas that still has a menu from which to order. The May Dragon is one of these. I went with a friend for lunch. I ordered chicken broccoli and my friend ordered beef curry. Included with...More

Thank Laurie D
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

I'd give this dump zero stars but can't do that ! We walked in and the " bartender " couldn't get half the drinks right ... he seemed lost and was incredibly slow ... literally made the wrong drinks , but in xmas spirit we...More

Thank Dallastfc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4848 Belt Line Rd, Dallas, TX 75254-7541
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dallas
  • Phone Number: +1 972-392-9998
  • E-mail
May Dragon invite you to Celebrate Chinese New Year 4712- Year of the Horse
Come to enjoy the Chinese Lion Dance performances during this festive season.
Performed by Jimmy Wong's Martial Arts Academy (Total of 9 shows):
Thurs, January 30 7:30-8pm Lunar New Year's Eve
Fri, January 31 7:30-8pm Lunar New Year's Day
Sat, February 1 7:30-8pm
Fri, February 7 7:30-8pm
Sat, February 8 7:30-8pm
Sun, February 9 7-7:30pm
Fri, February 14 7:30-8pm Lantern Day & Valentine's Day
Sat, February 15 7:30-8pm
Make your reservations today!
The Lion Dance embraces the beauty, art, culture, traditions, and history of China. A good performance is believed to bring luck and happiness. Gestures and movements that closely mimic the emotions of the mystical animal tell the story behind the performance. Emotions and expressions portrayed by the dancers include excitement, caution, curiosity, playful, anger, sleepiness, confusion, happiness

May Dragon, a Chinese restaurant rated four-star by the Dallas Morning News, has received rave reviews from Texas Monthly, Southern Living and D magazine as well. You can't help but rank this restaurant as one of the best. Their menu offers Peking duck, fresh lobster in ginger root and scallions, steamed whole fish in black bean sauce and roll-your-own lettuce roll with shrimp. "May Dragon serves a health-food type of Chinese food. May Dragon's Chinese food is natural. They don't put all that MSG in it," says satisfied patron and Hollywood star Chuck Norris.
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