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“Love the sights and smells of food in the air”
Review of Chinatown

Chinatown
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Buckinghamshire, England
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63 reviews
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“Love the sights and smells of food in the air”
Reviewed February 10, 2013

Lots of nice small restaurants and lovely Chinese supermarkets to browse. Some of the restaurants ahve Peking Duck and smoked sausages hanging up in the window. yum!

Visited November 2012
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St. Albans, United Kingdom
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15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Not as big as you think and good value if you look for it”
Reviewed February 10, 2013

Didn't take us long to get round and be bemused by the similar shops. Watch for prices varying for the same items but that's like any niche area. Loved the food and can get good buffets inexpensively. Great authentic shopping for Korean, Chinese, Malay etc foodstuffs

Visited October 2012
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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
“China Town - Oriental”
Reviewed February 9, 2013

Very diverse, a lot of food, very lively, almost identical to been in china! lots of lovely people and close to all the theatres

Visited December 2012
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Hertford, UK
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
“Chinatown is the same in pretty much every city.”
Reviewed February 8, 2013

It's a perfectly ok place to wander through if you're in the west end. A great place for dim sum on a Sunday and in general the food is acceptable but do be aware that some of the establishmens only pay lip service to cleanliness.

Visited November 2012
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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
“Yum, yum, yum, yum!”
Reviewed February 8, 2013 via mobile

My first time in any Chinatown, and it was the run up to Chinese new year.
Really good atmosphere, and a hot buffet, all you can eat for £6.99.

Very impressed, and full to bursting to boot!

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