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Slow Boat to China

Puerto Duquesa, Manilva, Spain
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Ranked #21 of 50 restaurants in Manilva
Cuisines: Chinese
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66% Recommend
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

By far the best Chinese in the area. John and his crew always welcome you with a smile and are happy to amend menus if you wish. Food is always hot, fresh, tasty and well served. Cannot be faulted and its right on the front for people watching. Highly recommended

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Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013 via mobile

Have eaten here a few times. The staff are excellent and friendly, service is swift, but the food quality is just Ok. I think there's a better Chinese in the port just opposite this one (beside the C Bar) but the Slow Boat seems to get the vast majority of tourist traffic.

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Shropshire uk
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013

Always a very warm welcome, they remember us and the food is very enjoyable. Better than ever. Whatever John there gives in customer care should be packaged and sold everywhere.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

Having tried all the Chinese in Duquesa Port this is bar far the best. sensible prices, great choice and sizzling platters my favourite. We went next door to heaven for Cocktails first BIG BIG BIG WOW, what more could you ask for a fishbowl of sex in the port and an amazing chinese.

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Haugesund, Norway
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

The food was great!!!! Nice free drink at the end of our stay. Very good with the children. Nothing to dislike.....

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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2013

The first time we visited here the food was excellent, the service was very good. Free prawn crackers and also free baileys type drink and brandy for the adults and a cherry alcohol free schnapps for the children. Can offer half portions for the children, however 2 half portions is more expensive than one full portion. The 2nd time we... More

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Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013

Note: This restaurant appears twice once in Manilva and also in Puerto de la Dequesa, Manilva so Trip Advisor please merge them to avoid confusion We eat here regularly and these guys are desperate (almost too much so) to please. We always feel they must think we are Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie (very heavily disguised, of course) Excellent

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Dublin, Ireland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2013

We thought we would give this place a go, we were not impressed. The staff were very rude to my fiance by telling me that he couldn't sit beside me because he would be in the way. And rolled her eyes when i didn't know what he wanted to drink when he was gone to the bathroom. Food was quite... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2013

had a beef curry here it was tasteless. i asked the waiter to ask the chef to taste what he had served me. the waiter refused. so i refused to pay. so then went to passage to india which is always good.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2012 via mobile

Very friendly staff, very warm welcome, lots of free prawn crackers and dips as expected. However the quality of the food was outstanding. Every didh - fab! We have eaten in many Chinese restaurants in Carmarthen, Swansea, and Cardiff, and this topped them all! The lettuce wraps and hoisin shredded duck were unbelievable, and every msin dish impressed! Well worth... More

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