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The Mandarin Chinese Restaurant

6530 Pony Express Trl, Pollock Pines, CA 95726-9549
+1 530-644-2244
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good23%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
26 Jan 2017
“Best Mountain Chinese Restaurant ”
18 Oct 2016
“Great Chinese”
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian
££ - £££
6530 Pony Express Trl, Pollock Pines, CA 95726-9549
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Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

So the staff over the years have become surprisingly more pleasant and customer oriented. However, the food has stayed consistently delicious. Favorites are the fried pot stickers, beef with broccoli and sesame chicken. Yet, the walnut prawns never fail to delight, the light sweeter sauce...More

Thank Nixx760
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Super place to stop on your way back from a day on the Sierra slopes. Great food at reasonable prices in the Pines.

Thank CarolSteve95726
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Its not fancy or in Chinatown but we like this place. They are always nice. And the food is good. Not high end but either is the neighborhood. Three and half!

Thank lewis k
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Food is standard Chinese, enjoyable to eat. We stopped going here when we noticed the restaurant walls were not being regularly cleaned ... makes us wonder about the kitchen. Others in Pollock enjoy their food. We are not apposed to eating here, just not motivated.

Thank Heather C
Reviewed 29 July 2015

Excellent food and service. Family owned and ran.If you enjoy Chinese food and are in the western Sierra's, this is the place.

1  Thank Wayne W
Reviewed 26 July 2015

Better than you would expect. Decent service and pretty good! Easy to park. Remeber where you are. You'll be happy!

Thank lewis k
Reviewed 28 April 2015

Having grown up in San Francisco I tend to eat a LOT of Chinese food, and I was shocked to find such an amazing spot in a place like Pollock Pines. The food is easily the best I've been able to find in the entire...More

2  Thank Helen Y
Reviewed 27 March 2015

This restaurant was recommended by the Asian desk clerk at the hotel, so we thought we would give it a try. It was great! We live in Hawaii, so we like good Chinese food. We had honey walnut shrimp and Szechuan chicken. Both tasted just...More

2  Thank CKT808
Reviewed 26 March 2015

Havinglied i te ara for nearly 5 years, this was ourfirst tme at The Mandarin an we'r glad we went. The menu easily hs150+ items to choose from but wefinally selected th basi dinner for 2 which comeswith 2 appetzers, choice of soup, Pork Fried...More

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 7 October 2014

Good food and service at a fair price. Everything you would hope for in a small town Chinese Restaurant.

Thank rOgeraf2014
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  • Address: 6530 Pony Express Trl, Pollock Pines, CA 95726-9549
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Pollock Pines
  • Phone Number: +1 530-644-2244