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Manchurian Legends - CLOSED

16 Lisle Street | Chinatown, London WC2H 7BE, England
+44 20 7287 6606
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  • Very good51%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
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Restaurant Hours Closed
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
16 Lisle Street | Chinatown, London WC2H 7BE, England
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Reviewed December 6, 2016

Manchunian Legends is now under new ownership. Nice friendly young owners. They served us very quickly because we had a west end show to go to. The food was good, £15.95 for a but clean. Lots of Chinese eating there. including crispy duck, including chinese...More

Thank jelena1958
Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

We had a lunch today. The food you cannot to eat ... pork feel like A Rubber over cooked very small portions no taste Gummy rubber food even I will not to call it Chinese It's was awful Worst food I have eaten in London

Thank vladimir c
Reviewed August 15, 2016

Visited following a recommendation. Fairly small place, busy, so we unfortunately had to go down to the basement, which is not as nice as the main area. Service was quick and friendly. Quality of food was good and the portions were very good. Not too...More

1  Thank Anthony H
Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

In London for the day, we wanted Chinese and we looked up on TA and picked this one. Quick service, reasonable prices and food was very good. We had crispy duck, crispy chilli beef, Szechuan chicken, rice and noodles. Portions are large and all was...More

1  Thank LBH26
Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

Went to see the comedian Jerry sadowitz at Leicester Square theatre hilarious and mental as usual. came out quite late and starving hungry.Tried our luck in here to see if they would fit us in,they said no problem they could,if we wouldn't mind ordering everything...More

1  Thank Pincho43
Reviewed August 4, 2016

Although situated in the middle of London Chinatown, hence proclaiming some allegiance to ethnic Chinese cooking, this restaurant is proudly asserted as Mandchurian (yes, I can already hear the objection coming from Beijing, Mandchuria is part of China, and Mandchus are just Chinese and nothing...More

1  Thank 127Fred
Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

Time out review researched, the same one boldly emblazoned on the front of the restaurant, we anticipated good food and service. Both fell into the category of OK,with the service by two tired looking waitresses not great forgotten orders, lack of niceties etc. The food...More

2  Thank uncleemos
Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

Decided to give Manchurian Legends a go as it had good reviews and the menu looked yummy too. As we had a large party of 10 we decided to go for the House Set Menu for ease. But be warned - if you order this...More

1  Thank Gemma K
Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

Great internal design - feel like in chineese regional restaurant in a traditional tent. Well priced - 20% of the bill by paying cash. Food nicely present and very yummy and not that fat! Great service. Worth to take set menus - good value for...More

1  Thank Adrianna W
Reviewed June 9, 2016

My grandson & I alighted upon The Manchurian Legend whilst wandering the Chinese area. Well worth a try as the casserole of mutton was delicious as was my sweet and sour deep fried pork. The waitress was delightful and couldn't help us enough. The final...More

Thank Richard G
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Lisle Street | Chinatown, London WC2H 7BE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
  • Neighborhood: Soho
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7287 6606
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