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Michael Wan's Mandarin Cantonese Restaurant

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27 Clifton Street, Blackpool FY1 1JD, England
5:30 pm - 10:45 pm
Closed now
All hours
Sun 5:30 pm - 10:15 pm
Mon - Thu 5:30 pm - 10:45 pm
Thu - Sat 12:00 pm - 1:45 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 11:45 pm
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174 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW via mobile

Definitely worth a visit this place, very popular so I would suggest you book ahead. The food is amazing and the staff and service is excellent. I would struggle to say anything negative about this place. Definitely a great Chinese and definitely worth a visit !

Thank Martinw2000
Preston, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My partner and I have just returned from our 5th visit to the mandarin and it definitely won't be our last! Having attended for the first time earlier this year in February, we can't seem to help going back time after time. The restaurant itself has a lovely atmosphere and the staff are wonderful. We are always made to feel... More 

2 Thank tiffanytoomey97
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I have to congratulate the staff and owners of this restaurant, as this is the first Chinese restaurant we have been to where they fulfil all the needs of the customer: 1. You feel welcome on arrival! 2. Great service with a smile! 3. Great food! 4. Value for ££! 5. We want to go back! Most Chinese restaurants we... More 

2 Thank Colin O
Poulton Le Fylde
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48 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a great little restaurant. The staff are really friendly and attentive as is the lady owner who explained about the tofu dish she created which was very tasty. Little not to like. Personally I would drop the tacky music being played and play some oriental songs to make it more of a atmospheric experience and less Blackpool

1 Thank MikeB_9
Bishop Auckland, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We booked here for my husbands 40th birthday celebration meal, I booked the table in advance and it was decorated for his birthday. We had a slight wait for our 8pm booking but only a few mins in the bar area. We ordered a banquet and the food was fantastic, the aromatic duck was outstanding. The place was really busy... More 

2 Thank JenBeau77
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent meal. Very tasty. Pleasant & helpful staff. Highly recommend it. Reasonably priced. It was full on a Monday night! All of the food that we saw coming out of the kitchen looked fantastic

2 Thank Fearlesstrini
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This restaurant was recommended and we were not disappointed. The food and service were excellent. Plenty of choice for all and large portions at a good price.

2 Thank 181lynneb
Northampton, United Kingdom
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69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Recommend you book in advance. We did but still had to wait 1/2 hour for our table. Which you can expect as the staff don't pressure you to eat up and leave. Unlike other establishments. The food was very nice and everyone in our party commented on how lovely the food was. However I am a vegetarian and didn't fancy... More 

2 Thank SMARTAlex10
Cheshire, United Kingdom
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360 reviews
267 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 181 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Went last time we were in Blackpool and enjoyed it so much decided to try it again. Took advantage of the early evening offer, mixed starters then choice of mains with rice. Starters were amazing and plentiful, ribs, prawn toast, spring rolls, chicken satay and seaweed. For mains we opted for chicken with vegetables in garlic sauce and kung pao... More 

2 Thank 2010mustang
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53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here on a recommendation and were not disappointed. Very busy which is always a good sign, lady running around trying to accommodate everyone and rearrange tables so no one is left disappointed. Great menu with a fantastic choice. Best Chinese food we have had in a long time. The service was exceptional even though the place was full. lovely... More 

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blkman1, General Manager at Michael Wan's Mandarin Cantonese Restaurant, responded to this review

That's nice to hear, thank you. We do try our best to accommodate everyone and we're always happy when our customers leave happy :-) Team Mandarin More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20 - $39
Chinese, Asian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Private Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 10:15 pm
5:30 pm - 10:45 pm
5:30 pm - 10:45 pm
5:30 pm - 10:45 pm
5:30 pm - 10:45 pm
12:00 pm - 1:45 pm
12:00 pm - 1:45 pm
5:30 pm - 11:45 pm
12:00 pm - 1:45 pm
5:30 pm - 11:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Clifton Street, Blackpool FY1 1JD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Blackpool
  • Phone Number: 441253622687
Lancashire-based Michael Wan's Mandarin was established in 1961. The purveyor of Cantonese cuisine is lauded as "superb," "fantastic," "delicious and consistent," with "fabulous food," by the critics on TripAdvisor, landing it a spot as one of the top 10 Chinese restaurants in the UK based on customer reviews. Signature dishes include Twice Cooked Pork, Gon Siu Crispy Beef and Huan San Fish and Tofu Stew.

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