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9 Pavilion Square | Westhoughton, Bolton bl5 3aj, England
+44 1942 859888
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Ranked #12 of 289 Restaurants in Bolton
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Fri 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Cuisines: Chinese
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Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Buffet, Late Night
Description: Modern Cantonese/Chinese restaurant with a relaxed atmosphere and free parking.
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Wigan
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280 reviews 280 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
152 helpful votes 152 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

Hidden away in a square in Westhoughton I was surprised at how busy it was for a Sunday evening. Well presented, great parking and a good range of drinks available, reasonably large menu without going OTT and reasonably priced too with lots of special deals on - the mark up seemed to be on the special rices so worth bearing... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

On our last visit to the China Room in early January 15 we were left disappointed...not by the food or service, but by the fact we couldn't get a table! Having wandered down to the restaurant without a booking we were warned there would be a wait...there was, and for the week after New Year, this was surprising, but a... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Visited boxing day by chance as other restaurants closed. Usually visit China town when looking for a decent Chinese meal but travel conditions were bad & we stumbled across this hidden gem. After reading other diners' positive reviews we thought we'd give it a try. Was pleasantly impressed by the food which was fresh, hot, tasty & full of flavour.... More 

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Manchester
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Went here to celebrate nans 70th birthday. Staff were very nice and attentive, atmosphere was very good and food fantastic. Would recommend.

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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58 reviews 58 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Done a few reviews on China Room (no I don't work there or have a share in it).Ordered a take away Saturday night for me and wife,food again was ready on time,and tasted fantastic!,you wouldn't think that it was take away food it tastes just like it would be served as if you were sitting down at the restaurant.Staff are... More 

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

We visit here quite often, my other half is very fond of oriental food and this is one of his favourite restaurants. We've also enjoyed the Sunday buffet when we've had a family lunch out.

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Lancashire
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49 reviews 49 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

China Room is a local gem. Thursdays give you great food and free live entertainment by guitarist. His repertoire is varied, topical and just the correct level to enjoy without being intrusive. Staff are always responsive and courteous. Try the sizzling fillet steak in Cantonese sauce - Amazing.. fluffy egg fried rice and abundant supply of prawn crackers... all in... More 

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Lancashire, England
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Decided to go and pay a visit after haven't been for many years. I was so happy we did. Service and food was great meat was cooked to perfection. The duck pancakes were divine. I was wary about the wine list as we had tried looking on line for it and was expecting some plonk. Wine list was superb and... More 

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stekam74, Owner at China Room, responded to this review

Hope to see you soon!Thank you very much for such a good review. sorry our wine list is not on the website yet, although we use the same wine merchant,wines are delisted on a regular basis. we try to buy quality wines which are good value and so glad you enjoyed your choice of wine and food. More 

Manchester
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39 reviews 39 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Dropped in for meal on my birthday weekend so glad we did, food excellent we had the ribs to start fantastic had a lovely meal with wine and it was very reasonable. Please try it you won't be disappointed so lucky to have a great restaurant on my doorstep

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stekam74, Owner at China Room, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking time to write this review, our aim is to provide diners with a restaurant that offers good value food and beverages and to make your evening enjoyable! More 

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26 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

I eat Chinese a lot in many places and this is by far the best the staff are so friendly and the owner Steve is just a good guy, these people will do anything to help the needs of your dining experience the duck in this place is unreal if you want to have a great meal out try here... More 

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stekam74, Owner at China Room, responded to this review

The first thing is to start of with quality ingredients, then the rest of the magic is done by our team at the china room.So glad you enjoy our food and service! see you soon More 

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Additional Information about China Room

Address: 9 Pavilion Square | Westhoughton, Bolton bl5 3aj, England
Phone Number: +44 1942 859888
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Bolton
Open Hours:
Sunday 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm  5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am  12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisine: Chinese

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