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2 Station Road, Knowle, Solihull B93 0HT, England
+44 1564 775554
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016

good value in pleasant surroundings. A typical older style chinese restaurant where the food is always OK and the prices are acceptable. Nice staff.

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Thank Michael K
Leicester, United Kingdom
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016

The food is consistently good and we have always enjoyed our meals . Tasty and rarely am I thirsty all night after having one ...unlike other Chinese restaurants . Could do with a refresh in decor.

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Thank virginia191
London, United Kingdom
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117 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

Surprised by some of the reviews and commentary on the interior! The venue is a traditional Chinese restaurant and takeaway in a modern 60/70s building amidst the old Knowle high street. The staff are very friendly and attentive but certainly don't push in or over familiar. I've been going for years now, either quieter dinners or larger groups and they... More 

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Thank 74DannyC
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2016

Better than the big Chinese restaraunts in the city centre. food great and really nice location and area.

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Thank Tony T
Manchester, United Kingdom
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36 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

As a student you can get a meal deal type thing for 4quid which is pretty good and you actually get a lot for your money's worth. You must call up though. Food is great and like I said you get loads and a bag of prawn crackers! Service is good and food cooked fresh.

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1 Thank popbea1
Frankfurt, Germany
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58 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 27, 2016

Absolutely awful. It doesn't help to have staff sneeze into the hand they then put your plate down with. Nor is it welcome to see staff reposition doormats then (without washing hands) serving drinks.

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1 Thank P C
Solihull, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 2, 2016

This restaurant serves consistently high quality food and service at a reasonable price. We've been using them for years and as a family run business the consistency is second to none. I highly recommend them for both an intimate dinner for two or a group booking. Recently visited as a party of 10 and the order was correct, the food... More 

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1 Thank CatherineBarnes
Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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110 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 25, 2016

Went for an early evening meal, very friendly service with some great Cantonese dishes...crispy noodle special, beef and cashews both very tasty.

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1 Thank christoferson
Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

I don't think we have ever had a bad meal here! I've always really liked the duck in orange but all their food is great! The staff can seem a little stand-offish but are really attentive. Nothing really to complain about. A must go! The outside looks really rubbish but don't let it turn you off.

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1 Thank graham k
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38 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 18, 2016 via mobile

We went with family the service was really good and food also very good especially the barbecue ribs and portions are quite big so don't over order! Lovely night and would recommend a visit.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Station Road, Knowle, Solihull B93 0HT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Midlands  >  Solihull  >  Knowle
  • Phone Number: +44 1564 775554

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?