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China Shiao

Mancomunidad, 4, 35500 Arrecife, Lanzarote, Spain
+34 928816970
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Ranked #59 of 84 Restaurants in Arrecife
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English first
Paisley, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
58 reviews 58 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

I was ready to over look the plastic plates and the poor decor, BUT the service was terrible. Given the restaurant was quiet the service was so slow that they missed out on further drink orders and a dessert order. I wonder how they'd cope if it was busy. The food was nice but being treated like we were not... More 

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South Pole
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

i was not expecting great chinese food on the island, but this place (right across from the Gran Hotel) was reasonable. I prefer Mandarin rather than Cantonese style and i had the spicy lamb here.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

We were staying opposite at the Gran Hotel, as a couple both decided we would like a chinese meal for a change.We went up the side stairs into main restaurant room which was very dark and dingy some tables had a light over them but not all,as I am partially sighted would have struggled to read a menu let alone... More 

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Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013 via mobile

Very good food also for take away., tostada de gambas and fideos was very very good. Owner and Family very kind.cheaper and large portion. Just in front of Grand Hotel, high with sea view.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

This is a lousy restaurant with a dingy, depressed and dirty atmosphere, a really small menu selection and right next to a busy road. The food was so bad we paid for our drinks and first course and left. To be avoided.

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2012

Went here based on reviews. The service was about the only positive to take. My girlfriend and I both had a chicken dish, and both of us tried one piece of chicken and left it, disgraceful. Pretty sure we were not served chicken, it seemed like some sort of fish. It really was disgusting, ate our chips and prawn crackers,... More 

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Southern Ireland
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2012

Found this place after trying a few others. This was in our opinion the best Restaurant around. Run by a lovely family and food really fresh with lots of it. Try it you wont be disappointed.

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Dublin, Ireland
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2012

If you fancy some real value and not to mention excellent food. Service was friendly and efficient. All and all very good and recommended.

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Mazzano Romano, Italy
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2010

We shared a plate of peking duck pancakes to start, 2 whole duck breasts and more pancakes than you can eat for 11 Euro. Then we had shrimp curry and spare ribs with some egg fried rice, we were stuffed half way through. With a 6 Euro bottle of house white wine and some water a total of 34 Euro... More 

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Address: Mancomunidad, 4, 35500 Arrecife, Lanzarote, Spain
Phone Number: +34 928816970
Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Canary Islands  >  Lanzarote  >  Arrecife

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