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Tai Wu

Mauritsweg 24-26, 3012 JR Rotterdam, The Netherlands (Cool)
0031-10-4330818
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Ranked #99 of 474 restaurants in Rotterdam
Price range: $22 - $36
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Cool
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78% Recommend
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Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Houston, Texas
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95 reviews 95 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

First walking into the restaurant there are koi ponds in the floor, it was in need of a good cleaning and could have nicer but I get the effect they were going for. Inside the restaurant it was typical chinese decor. The food was great and large portions , enough for sharing so keep that in mind when ordering.The restaurant... More

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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62 reviews 62 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

Hadn't been to this restaurant for years and thought I would try it again. It is a very large typically furnished Chinese restaurant. The food was very mediocre and there are better Chinese restaurants nearby. The place was grubby and the toilets should be avoided. Service was cold and unwelcoming although it was busy. Disappointing.

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Sarasota, Florida
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27 reviews 27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

Great looking restaurant. Big enough for the tour bus crowd. Was expensive compared to other restaurants with similar food. If you like decor glitz and very large portions, this maybe for you. 1 dish easily serves 2. Quite a few locals... it was a Saturday night. Next time I will look elsewhere.

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Vienna, Austria
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261 reviews 261 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
166 helpful votes 166 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

We lived 6 years in Asia, out of which 3 years in China. So we have very high expectations of chinese food and mainly dimsums. All we had here for lunch was dimsums and they were very good. Not the best we have ever eaten, but the best we have had so far in Europe. The prices also very reasonable... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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155 reviews 155 reviews
145 restaurant reviews
143 helpful votes 143 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

Tai Wu is one of the most popular restaurants in the small Chinatown of Rotterdam. It is known for its uncompromising Chinese food, mainly Asian clientele, hurried service and questionable hygiene. In short: this is a piece of 'zhong guo' in the Netherlands. The rice sticks with beef was not bad, but a bit bland, whereas the overcooked Chinese vegetables... More

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Aarhus, Denmark
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013 via mobile

Excellent Chinese food for not a lot of money. If you leave this place and are still hungry, well, I seriously can't see that happening, the portions are just that large. Friendly staff, though their English isn't up to spec. Lovely place, good location, and a really big menu. Highly recommended.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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29 reviews 29 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

Tai Wu is a great place to sample authentic Chinese food in Rotterdam. Located 5 minutes walk from Rotterdam Central train station, open every day from 12 noon onwards until after midnight. We have tried lots of different dishes and never been disappointed. Dim sum is excellent (try the prawn, pork and peanut variety), we also like the mapo tofu... More

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Tembagapura
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

I loved the food at this place, the dim sums were yummie! Hint: bring someone who reads chinese, as their chinese menu has more choice!

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Capelle aan den IJssel, The Netherlands
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

I frequent this restaurant many times and the experience is consistenly above average. Typical Cantonese cuisine, good service with a Hong Kong touch, reasonable information concerning the dishes. Always a good experience with no negative surprises. Dim sum is excellent, evening dining is also good and very, very good value for money. The restaurant's iterior looks like a palace in... More

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Campinas
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2013

The place and the food are totally chinese tipical. The atendents are nice and the food is served in reasonable time, i.e., you don't have to wate too much time! That's worth as visit!

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