Splitting a dish with an amateur chopstick wielder can result in uneven portions, swift kicks to the shins, and the disdain of maimed rice grains. Divide your dainties before spearing them with your tree fork with today’s Groupon: for $10, you get $20 worth of Chinese fare and drinks for dinner at Mandarin Cove. On Friday and Saturday evenings, this Groupon must be redeemed after 7 p.m.
The more-than-100 classic Chinese dishes served at Mandarin Cove have made this eatery a local favorite since the ’80s. The menu includes mongolian beef ($10.95), mu shu pork ($11.50), sizzling scallops with prawns ($14.95), and mandarin eggplant ($9.95). With a wide variety of tasty choices, diners can pick and choose among poultry or vegetarian options, pairing their meals with hot soup ($5.95–$18.50) or shareable appetizers ($5.50–$8.95). The spacious, atrium-style setting lends ample room for engaging in conversation with groups of friends or hard-working stunt doubles.