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The Mandarin Fusion

194-198 Old Christchurch Road, Bournemouth BH1 1PD, England
+44 1202 290681
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“mongolian lamb” (15 reviews)
“crispy duck” (10 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 14:00 Hours
Korean, Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
194-198 Old Christchurch Road, Bournemouth BH1 1PD, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service was very good. Attentive but not intrusive. Even though the restaurant was busy, they were still accommodating. Food was very tasty and well presented. Recommend if in town.

1  Thank wookiemum
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our visit to this establishment left a sour taste in my mouth. I wanted to like it. The food was good and hot. The quantity was good for the price. However, the service was mixed. Some servers working were great and others were cold and...More

1  Thank Dlayn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A great night out for a group of friends we had a superb meal with excellent service the staff here are brilliant nothing is too much trouble Reasonable prices and piping hot food book in advance to avoid disappointment

Thank nick d
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had been walking around Bournemouth for some time and on Friday night finding somewhere a far from the maddening crowds was proving difficult My wife was suffering withdrawal symptoms as she had not had her rations of Chinese cuisine this week as they appear...More

Thank alancoleman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I booked a table for five on the 28 off june, I have been hear several times, my last review was not as good as this. I will say the service has improved the food is always great, the staff are super attentive not sure...More

Thank mulder100
Reviewed 30 May 2018

There are not many Chinese restaurants in Bournemouth, and the Manadrin is ok but not great. The staff are attentive, prices are reasonable, but the decor is tired, the bowls etc were all chipped! Food was ok but really nothing special - shame because there...More

1  Thank Nedwons
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Like sitting in a strangers sitting room, not enough room to swing a dead cat round. Food tasted OK, very small portions, very pricey ( as most Chinese's are ). Just my opinion

Thank Biggus D
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

The food was served luke warm, the starter was served on a tiny couple of shreds of dried up lettuce along with an equally dried up piece of parsley as a garnish. The rice was served, again Luke warm and all stuck together, it certainly...More

1  Thank Caela1
Reviewed 8 May 2018

Having read the reviews I was a bit apprehensive that they like to rush you to order the food. We were very pleasantly surprised we ordered Soup for Starters and said we would order the next course after we had finished and it was not...More

Thank G1San
Reviewed 5 May 2018

We are regulars at Mandarin and really appreciate the warm reception and friendly staff. Only negative comment is the switch from proper napkins to the cheaper paper options,

Thank nwtomkins
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5 January 2018|
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Response from Nicholas C | Reviewed this property |
Hello. It was an option for the evening sitting when I went yes. Enjoy
29 December 2017|
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Response from Geoffrey S | Reviewed this property |
We eat at the restaurant regularly when we visit a relative in Bournemouth. Admittedly only for the 'tapas' meal at lunchtime but we have never experienced any 'bad vibes". Not sure what is in the food but it invariably... More
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards, Private Dining
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
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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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