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Ma Bo

16 Nelson Street, Liverpool L1 5DN, England
+44 151 709 4551
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“noodles” (8 reviews)
“soup” (8 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
16 Nelson Street, Liverpool L1 5DN, England
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1 - 10 of 89 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always the place I visit when wanting a great tasting Chinese food. Authentic in the the cooking styles and tastes delicious. Do not be put off by the staff - i think they struggle with English - but know more than enough for special requests...More

Thank Hana_T24
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Don’t be put off by the decor, the food is excellent & such good value. Yes the toilets are extremely basic, but it is an ethnic experience! How Chinese restaurants use to be in the past.

Thank Davidgray6
Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

Genuine chinese taste that familiar for me . Every things is delicious and big in size. Cheap prize but you must ignore for good service. I think may be they cannot speak english. Just go for eating ya.

1  Thank Natthawut I
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

This place was a treat for us on our first visit to Liverpool’s China Town 🇨🇳 English language was barely spoken and they only take cash but for me that suggested their focus was on food rather than business practice and that spoke in the...More

1  Thank ikelly46
Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

Place was dead! Bright and sat opposite the kitchen door and toilets. Heard the food was great so went with it. The duck was nice. Can you really get that wrong though ? Noodles were dry and powdery similar to packet noodles. Waited and waited...More

1  Thank Jesusmonkey
Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

Grumpy and unfriendly staff serving delicious food in paper tablecloths in a very unexciting venue make this a very authentic Chinese restaurant! Ignore the service. Go for the food! The chilli squid is amazing!

2  Thank SurreyTweety
Reviewed May 30, 2017

Had to ask for chopsticks. Asked for water and just got one glass. Some of the prices on the menu are difficult to read. Waitress seemed to struggle to understand what we were saying. Food quite bland and samey. It was OKish but not a...More

Thank LayneWalker
Reviewed May 29, 2017 via mobile

Popped in as friends had recommend we give it a try we popped in on bank holiday Monday and we opted for the three meat soup it was tasty full of flavor and was devoured in no time at all. Well worth a visit decor...More

Thank barbelman92
Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

It was delicious soup and huge portion!!! I really enjoyed it! For sure will recommend! I will be back ;)

Thank Mel S
Reviewed April 5, 2017 via mobile

Very good food....Had won ton soup and beef foo young... Near Liverpool cathedral so stopped here for a bite after. Very good. Cash only.

Thank bartpic
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Corinne F
October 18, 2017|
Response from barbelman92 | Reviewed this property |
At a guess i'd say maybe 20/25 ish but best to ring up and ask i recon
Carl T
March 15, 2017|
Response from DavidHighton | Reviewed this property |
12-3 and 6-11
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Nelson Street, Liverpool L1 5DN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Liverpool
  • Phone Number: +44 151 709 4551
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