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The Mandarin Fusion

194-198 Old Christchurch Road, Bournemouth BH1 1PD, England
+44 1202 290681
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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Open Now
12:00 - 14:00All hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
194-198 Old Christchurch Road, Bournemouth BH1 1PD, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What can i say food was Delicious shame we live 120 miles away as i would be visiting the establishment frequently. Staff very friendly but most in important the food was the best we have eaten by far. We have been to may chinese restaurants...More

Thank sulin
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 12 February 2017

with the loss of a number of other local Chinese Restaurants in recent times it was a welcome surprise to become reacquainted with this long established, traditional, family run business. Great decor with interesting lighting, so take a torch to read the Menu and Wine...More

2  Thank Jerry G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Drink order was confused on four separate occasions! Felt more like a fast food place than restaurant. Food is good -but only good - nothing spectacular.

Thank Cheekybisum
Reviewed 1 week ago

I've reviewed the Mandarin before and visited 6 times. I couldn't speak highly enough of the place.........until last night!!! What an awful experience my wife and I had, the food was way below par. The starter was terrible. The Satay Chicken seemed as though had...More

1  Thank TracyJDaveJ
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Mandarin is a very good Chinese restaurant situated in the centre of Bournemouth. There is a wide ranging menu although the choice of fish and vegetarian food is somewhat limited. There are plenty of waiting staff and the food was served quickly. The restaurant...More

Thank RIchard035
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the only place open for lunch takeaway and the collection resulted in a dried out collection of pungent, hard chicken spring onion, banal crispy seaweed, Sizzling fillet beef cantonese style too long sizzling, chicken in batter generous but oily and unpleasant.BBQ ribs so...More

Thank brian f
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant twice while in Bournemouth. Good quality Chinese food. Clean restaurant and pleasant staff. Reasonably priced.

Thank Stuart B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with wife and daughter, had garlic salt chilli ribs to start which were amazing followed by sweet and sour prawns Cantonese style and sizzling chicken Szechuan both with boiled rice. Food was so tasty if we didn't live so far away we would be...More

Thank po1ntguard
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food was delightful, staff were so pleasant and helpful.... is what I’d love to say. The reality is one that we were shouted at by the male manager as you cannot allow a two year old out of his chair as it’s a health and...More

2  Thank PukkaJim
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went there with 3 other friends it was beautifully decorated I love the traditional red and black walls inside, very relaxing atmosphere. Great food and big selection of dishes. I really enjoyed everything I ordered. Very friendly staff could not fault it at all,...More

Thank Flavia Z
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Questions & Answers
5 April 2017|
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Response from Mark L | Property representative |
Hi and thank you for your enquiry... we do use a little bit of MSG In the preparation of our dishes but we can make some dishes without it, please call for more information... Thank you...Mx
18 March 2017|
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Response from Mark L | Property representative |
Hi Yes we do...M
Nick M
6 December 2016|
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Response from Mark L | Property representative |
Hi Yes we can accommodate a party of this size, please call the restaurant on 01202 290681to make your reservation... Thank you Mark
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$39
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 194-198 Old Christchurch Road, Bournemouth BH1 1PD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Bournemouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1202 290681
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