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Imperial Mandarin

) #34 of 37 Restaurants in Marblehead ££ - £££ Chinese, Asian
165 Pleasant St, Marblehead, MA 01945-2369
+1 781-639-1540
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  • Excellent10%
  • Very good40%
  • Average20%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible20%
1 Nov 2016
“take out bonanza”
11 Sep 2016
“No! Just NO!”
Closed Now
All hours
Chinese, Asian
££ - £££
165 Pleasant St, Marblehead, MA 01945-2369
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Reviewed 1 November 2016

Have not eaten in the restaurant in years but have had take out for years. great selection, reasonably priced and handed off to you with a smile.

Thank Jumbo F
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Small portions, you get a huge heap of rice and a fraction of actual order. My partner got General Gao (Boston version of General Tso), yet it's nothing remotely close! It was gross, he barely ate it and I got sweet & sour chicken which...More

Thank Ernest E
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Years ago under different ownership, this was an excellent restaurant. But it's been marginal ever since. We've not given it a try in a long time because of past disappointment but thought to give it another chance. We ordered three items for take-out. The spare...More

Thank goer33
Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

We recently found the Imperial Mandarin as we were getting fed up with the dry noodles at our normal Chinese. Service is quick and the staff are courteous. Food is well cooked and the noodles have a lovely taste and foremost are not dry. They...More

Thank Jimmish
Reviewed 26 October 2015

The best Chinese in Marblehead. But you have to kow what to order. Try the Garlic Eggplant and the House special pan fried noodles. We also love the shimp and lobster sauce - ask for it extra thick and dark!

Thank Matt963
Reviewed 14 October 2015

A good menu is available at this place. Even when its busy (which is not too often), the service is good and there is enough on the menu for a finicky eater. As Chinese food places go, its a good deal, but not the best...More

Thank hound_dog_computers
Reviewed 31 May 2015

Reviews (most) sounded great??? First, on 2nd floor walkup. Not mentioned on website. Recovering from broken knee. Then, waitress's cellphone audibly ringing in her pocket and I had to have her repeat an answer. We ordered Vegetable Tempura appetizer, one of my favorites. Not a...More

Thank margrie b
Reviewed 6 December 2013

Why do people say things like this. This is a very nice restaurant with a small bar and a big heart. There is a very loyal following and their food is very good.

1  Thank David D
Reviewed 11 June 2013

It was good chinese, but is now closed. Fen Yang is open and fabulous, like gormet chinese! It was good chinese, but is now closed. It was good chinese, but is now closed. It was good chinese, but is now closed. It was good chinese,...More

Thank S M
Reviewed 8 May 2013

Some of the best Chinese food I have had in New England. Reasonable prices, especially the sushi. I will try it again, next time I'm in the area. Great service, as well. Friendly and attentive staff.

Thank valache
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 165 Pleasant St, Marblehead, MA 01945-2369
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Marblehead
  • Phone Number: +1 781-639-1540