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Chinatown

Manchester, England
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Delicious food!

The arch is just beautiful and the oriental vibe is just incredible. Amazing food in buffets, I had... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
bibianaasia
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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
Felt shoddy and unsafe

I went to look at the Gate and was shocked at the atmosphere. There was a mixture of Beggars... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Perry J
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Manchester’s Chinatown is one of the largest outside of China. It’s home to shopping and restaurants and is the center of the city’s Chinese community.
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good35%
  • Average25%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
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“chinese food” (46 reviews)
“yang sing” (21 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Manchester, England
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"chinese new year"
in 52 reviews
"chinese food"
in 46 reviews
"yang sing"
in 21 reviews
"chinese shops"
in 15 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 35 reviews
"plenty of choice"
in 8 reviews
"great place to visit"
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"great atmosphere"
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"arch"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The arch is just beautiful and the oriental vibe is just incredible. Amazing food in buffets, I had noodles, ribs, cantonese sauce and it was delicious! Some of the best cuisine out there!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to look at the Gate and was shocked at the atmosphere. There was a mixture of Beggars shuffling around and gangs of shifty looking young men sitting in the street. I did not feel safe and got out quick. Grotty Area - Get...More

1  Thank Perry J
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Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

It’s so sad that China Town has deteriorated into a scruffy, dirty place with numerous homeless people who are comatose due to drug taking. All the benches are strewn with people and litter. We couldn’t get into the car park as someone was passed out...More

3  Thank RiojaSue
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Reviewed June 23, 2018

The variety of restaurants and places to see in Manchester's Chinatown - is a site to behold and well worth it. The food is out of this world with such a wide choice to choose from. You have to have a Chinatown in the cities...More

2  Thank Gunslinger_46
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Reviewed June 7, 2018

Was in china buffet china town and in broad day light minibus 2 cars ahead of mine while parking warden was sat on bench opposite was broken into and big back window all smashed glass all over pavement and stuff stolen from mini bus the...More

3  Thank Martin P
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Reviewed May 24, 2018 via mobile

There are so many wonderful restaurants around here. If your in Manchester it’s worth a visit. I definitely recommend around here.

1  Thank stupotmanc
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Reviewed May 21, 2018

Dirty streets and poor restraunts. (there are a couple of good ones nearby however, Yang Sing for example)

2  Thank Matthew S
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Reviewed May 1, 2018 via mobile

Whenever you go to a Chinatown over the world. You always expect it to be a hive of activity. Lots of nice aromas coming from the restaurants. Apart from the gate, overall and compared to the equivalent in London, it was a bit disappointing. Birmingham...More

1  Thank Traveller_Steve_Ling
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Reviewed April 29, 2018

I stumbled across china town whilst walking to work and as I had time to a wander down. Gutted I wasn't here longer to try the cuisine.

Thank elinb18
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Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

Just got back Sunday from Shanghai after two weeks in China. Started by flying Manchester to Helsinki. Good times easy changeover at the same terminal. 7 and a half hours to Beijing arriving 7am their time 2 am ours . So easy. Settled in after...More

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Ocean Treasure comes out top of an online poll. I'm not one for classiest, but more for the cheap and cheerful, so I'm not the best person to answer! But good luck.
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The craft shop does have a small selection of traditional Chinese dresses - it's situated directly opposite the pagoda and gardens.
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