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Shanghai Express

28-30 East Street, Newquay, England
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Ranked #14 of 163 restaurants in Newquay
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Cuisines: Chinese
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Spain
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014 NEW

This is a really good chinese restaurant.The food is excellent.(cooked to perfection).You can have a drink with your meals,Very good choice of wine as well. The staff are very friendly.Even when it is very busy there is never a very long wait.I have used this place often over the last 5 years and would recommend it to anyone who enjoys... More

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kent
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Looked up Trip Advisor for somewhere to eat with the family whilst in Newquay. As previous reviewers said it wasn't much from the outside. But once inside, excellent food and service. Very attentive staff and the food was delicious. One of the best Chinese restaurants we've eaten in. All came out very happy and satisfied. Would certainly go back if... More

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

From the outside this looks not great, however Lenny and his team are amazing!! The food was so tasty and Lenny really advised some good things to have from his menu! Great value and next time we come to Newquay we will be going back!!

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GREEBOBABE
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24 reviews 24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014 via mobile

Had seen this restaurant many times before but had never gone in because to be perfectly honest from the outside it did nit look very appealing. On the evening we went we all really fancied Chinese food, we saw this restaurant had good online reviews so we decided to give it a go. We were glad we did as the... More

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west midlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

We visited here last night for my birthday meal. We have been staying in Newquay for the weekend and I really fancied Chinese. We looked on trip advisor and found shanghai express and hunted it down! It doesn't look much from the outside but when you get in there, the food and service makes up for it. We had a... More

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Lakenheath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

My wife and I were down in Newquay from Suffolk for our anniversary and decided to grab some Chinese. We've been looking for a great place ever since we moved to England. Tripadvisor reviews sent us over to Shanghai Express and we were not disappointed. The staff was exceptionally friendly and the food was hands down the best we've had... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014 via mobile

The food is fresh, full of flavour and not greasy at all, Lenny makes it a great experience with an excellent value.a perfect place to celebrate a birthday and occasions

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Midlands
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38 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

We visited as we always do when in Newquay and as always excellent food and staff. Can always count on the food to be good.

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9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

This is defiantly out of all the Chinese restaurants or takeaways the nicest one in newquay! The food is a little more expensive but its clean fresh Chinese instead of the mush u can get. staff are tops really good and friendly ! :-D

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London
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4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014 via mobile

We visited Newquay for 4 days from London over the New Year period.The food is OK quality vice but definitely good value in that the potions are big. the wine is very reasonably priced.The owner is warm and welcoming.We ate here twice during our stay. I would definitely recommend.

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