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My Shanghai At The Cannon Inn

Coast Road, North Shields, England
+44 191 296 6112
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“sushi” (25 reviews)
“pancakes” (15 reviews)
“noodles” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Coast Road, North Shields, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to My Shanghai for a meal with my family and we usually go at lunch time, but this time we went in the evening. There is so much more choices of Hot Food, Sushi, Meats and Desserts in the Evening compared to Lunch...More

Thank Lotty44
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Paid a visit with the mrs instead of cooking tea , still had to cook tea. This place was shocking food had been reheated, you were rushed, unpolite staff. Paid for meal for 2 got sat at table which had not been cleaned. Went to...More

Thank stantonks
Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

Booked table for my sister’s mother in laws 60th birthday. I must say fabulous place. Serve with a smile. Nothing is a bother for them, they even cater for people who suffers allergies & special dietary needs. Food was out of this world. Would recommend...More

Thank LouiseandDaz
Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

Been here a few times. This place got a 1 rating for food and hygiene a while back. It’s now a 5, but to be honest I’ve never had or seen any problems. The food is great, perfect if you’re not sure you like Asian...More

Thank Elizabeth D
Reviewed May 2, 2018

Most of the information in previous reviews are out of date, is the times the prices change. The food is ok and Good value for money but do not expect to be overwhelmed. That said, I will return in the near future.

Thank roamingaround53
Reviewed April 15, 2018 via mobile

Fresh delicious food! All you can eat buffet with attentive staff. When you finish they take away your plate ready for you to go up again ! The food is delicious and plenty to choose from! We ate way too much but enjoyed every mouthful...More

Thank Laura M
Reviewed April 12, 2018 via mobile

Have to say we have been to Chinese buffet around the UK and this is by far the best!! Fresh food served constantly. Big variety of food for you to chose from including a range of deserts. Staff are all friendly

Thank chelldon
Reviewed April 9, 2018

Unfortunately didn't realise that the changeover to evening menu was at 6pm, so as we only arrived just after 5 we were informed that we we would have to be finished by 5:45. We accepted as we were sure we could be finished by required...More

Thank MJC777
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

Went with friends. Food lovely and hot and very enjoyable. Loads of choice. Desserts plenty of choice. Had a lovely meal. Will be back again

Thank julie g
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

Me and my family went here for a meal last night for my birthday. We have been in the past and have really enjoyed it but this time it was very average. We felt like the food was very salty and hard to eat. My...More

Thank Abbie S
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January 13, 2017|
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Response from Karen B | Reviewed this property |
They are the same as lunchtime
October 24, 2016|
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Response from Sheila M | Reviewed this property |
sorry i can't be of help
October 23, 2016|
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Response from Steve A | Reviewed this property |
yes they have gluten free oprions
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $18
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Coast Road, North Shields, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  North Shields
  • Phone Number: +44 191 296 6112
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