We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Mandarin Garden

Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
1445 University Ave, Riverside, CA 92507-4466
+1 951-786-9887
11:30 - 22:00
Closed now
See all hours
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 22:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

4 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 4: English reviews
California, Maryland
Level Contributor
65 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

We have been looking for a good Chinese restaurant to sit down quietly and eat a good Chinese food in Riverside near Mission Inn for a long time. Today we found this gem. We stopped by for lunch. The restaurant is quite large and has plenty of tables. This place is not a pre-cooked foods. The menu is quite extensive.... More 

Thank d2s1c2j
Queensland, Australia
Level Contributor
125 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

This is a great restaurant for a Chinese meal. We were made very welcome on our visit, it was a quiet Monday night. The very friendly server made sure our drinks and meals were out very quickly. The food was very delicious. They made sure we were happy with our selections which was appreciated. Great value for money, wonderful food... More 

Thank Perry W
Port Hueneme, California
Level Contributor
239 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015

It's not PFChang or anything like that, in fact, when you pull into the off street parking between is scuzzy liquor store and a 1960ish motel you wonder if the Yelpers got it right. Walking in doesn't promise much more the place is really dated which sort of makes it campy. Here's the pay line-the food is really good, the... More 

Thank Robert B
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2014

The food was amazing and the portions were extremely plentiful. The service was excellent (we carried out our food, but they were quick and friendly).

Thank Nan W

Travellers who viewed Mandarin Garden also viewed


Been to Mandarin Garden? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1445 University Ave, Riverside, CA 92507-4466
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Riverside
  • Phone Number: +1 951-786-9887

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Mandarin Garden staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?