Large proportions are served at the Mandarin Café in the Spring Branch area of northwest Houston. The cozy Christian family-owned restaurant offers Korean and Chinese dishes, noodle soups and appetizers. Weekday lunch specials with a can of soda and egg/spring roll are $7.99 – $10. Soups come in small, medium and large bowls priced according to size. A medium bowl of won ton soup is $7.99. There also are traditional Chinese and Korean dishes ($12-$13) on the menu–all large enough to share or take home left-overs.
Mandarin Café is located at 9486 Long Point Road in a Korean/Hispanic strip shopping center near Blalock. For more information, visit http://www.mandarincafehouston.com