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China China

33-35 Preston St, Brighton BN1 2HP, England
01273 328028
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Ranked #245 of 845 Restaurants in Brighton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $8 - $16
Cuisines: Chinese
Good for: Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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Good for: Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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English first
Norwich, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014 NEW

Been going there for years and love it. Noddles in soup with duck and veggies is my absolute favourite. Great for lunch and dinner.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

I love this place and go regularly. Big portions, low price and family friendly service. The menu is huge, so go once a week! Be aware it is busy and no frills. Also it is staff only on Tuesdays.

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Wickford, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Good value but a quick meal in and out not for the traveller that wants a night out for dinner. Fast good food at a very good price but seems to cater for students or a quick bite on you way out to somewhere else

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Scales of justice tilted south wards and I found myself heading for Hove Crown Court . Having arrived from Liverpool having had an horrendous journey by road I booked into the Holiday Inn and set off to find something to eat. Arrived at China china with my instructing solicitor and set about the menu Hot and sour soup unremarkable Followed... More

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Brighton
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12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Have been here before and enjoyed my meals. Last Wednesday was disappointing. I had King Prawn noodles which consisted of noodles, king prawn and soy sauce. No other vegetables, seasoning or herbs. The result a bland boring dish without any flavour. Well, sone China China! I won't be coming back!

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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61 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

After it's closure, China China is back just the same as before. It's not gourmet food, it's not banquet food, but it's good tasting, reasonable quality and, although more expensive than before, it's still very good value. My family loves it. Try the mixed meats with garlic fried rice - delicious.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

I used to eat in this place quite often as have friends who love it. Every time though I had a serious MSG reaction. You get what you pay for ... It is relatively cheap, and the reason for that is poor quality ingredients but more importantly the fact that the reason they were shut recently was because they were... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014 via mobile

The restaurant is closed from last October and i've been waiting for the reopening again. And yes it's open again in Middle of April. I was so happy as I liked the taste. But the day that i went there the food wasnt good (the portion was smaller and the price has increased for like nearly £2 from for The... More

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Shoreham-by-Sea, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Pouring with rain and ducked in whilst in Preston Street. I had a plate of roast pork noodles and foo yung - the noodles were fine but the eggs were a little over done for my taste. My wife had mixed meats in broth with noodles which were very good. The portion sizes were enormous. The welcome was real and... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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17 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

A real classic for Brighton. Hearty atmosphere, great priced menu and food to match. I've been coming here for 7 years and still love it. Thanks for reopening!

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