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Mak's Chinese Restaurant - CLOSED

2224 Gulf Gate Dr, Sarasota, FL 34231-4815
+1 941-922-6765
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good38%
  • Average21%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
19 Oct 2016
12 Feb 2016
“One of the few "Sit down" Chinese Restaurants in Town, but”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Chinese, Asian
2224 Gulf Gate Dr, Sarasota, FL 34231-4815
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Reviewed 19 October 2016

We've eaten here several times. Great at everything: low to moderate prices, wide variety of selections, prompt service by friendly, professional wait staff. Good for families, friends,or couples. Eat in or pick up. portion size will help with lunch the next day.

Thank bandjinflorida
Reviewed 12 February 2016

Now called "A Taste of Hong Kong," the food very good, it seems the level of service and food preparation needs some help. Simply not sufficient servers for the size of the crowd they can seat. I am never in a hurry for a meal,...More

Reviewed 7 June 2015

For consistently good Chinese, I always go to two places. This is one of the two. I have gone here for years and have only had a bad experience once (out of maybe 100 times.) It is in a strip center, but has attentive staff...More

Thank jeanninelehman
Reviewed 19 February 2015

Service was excellent. The ambiance was depressing. Very small and dingy space. More suitable for just a takeout. The food was fresh and tasty but had to much soy sauce, I had shrimp and veggies which was very salty.Husband thought his meal was also to...More

1  Thank upupandawaygrammy
Reviewed 26 January 2015

I have not tried the thai style food here but I have noticed that my favorite shrimp dish that I get here would be a little more appetizing if the shrimp were cleaned better and deveined and less poop in them

1  Thank dasoverkill
Reviewed 3 January 2015

This maybe the best Chinese food in Sarasota. Only 4 stars because the service was slow. It is a new place and maybe they have to work the kinks out. Very clean restaurant with generous portions. My table mates and I all raved about the...More

1  Thank luassudipal
Reviewed 18 September 2014

Monday's is "to go" food night and I go to Mak's! It is absolutely delicious! Love the cashew chicken and the house lo mein spicy! They get it right every time. Their fried rice is yummy! Love the way they take the time a package...More

Thank Kiki L
Reviewed 5 May 2014

We have been ordering take-out from Maks for years..YEARS! .Its always our fall-back-on standard when we try similar places, but get disappointed. We wondered if the new ownership would translate to different tasting dishes. Well..it did. They are even BETTER! How can it be possible?!...More

2  Thank collRN
Reviewed 10 February 2014

Had a chance to visit Mak's again after the new owners took over, and we are very happy to say the food is once again excellent.Can't wait to go back!!!!

3  Thank siestalover1952
Reviewed 4 December 2013

We've been going to Maks for years because the food was so good.The prices are reasonable and the service is usually good.We were keeping our fingers crossed that everything would stay the same since the new owners took over.Not the case.The Pad Thai wasn't edible...More

2  Thank siestalover1952
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
16:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2224 Gulf Gate Dr, Sarasota, FL 34231-4815
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Southwest Gulf Coast  >  Sarasota
  • Phone Number: +1 941-922-6765
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