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“Tasty Chinese Food”

Xanadu Chinese Restaurant
Ranked #1,058 of 2,628 Restaurants in Edinburgh
Price range: $16 - $40
Cuisines: Chinese, Malaysian
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Good for: Special occasions
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Delivery, Reservations
Description: Xanadu Chinese Restaurant is located in Edinburgh's Dalziel place, and offers delicious and authentic Cantonese cuisine. The dining room – with sky blue walls, crisp white linen tablecloths and dark wooden Oriental furniture – has a happy and vibrant atmosphere and is always busy with a young, sophisticated crowd. Xanadu's menu, created by experienced chef and restaurateur Colin Chiu, features classic Chinese dishes such as deep fried fillet of fish served with pears, pine seeds and sweet and sour sauce; fillet of beef Cantonese style served on a sizzling platter; and Xanadu's signature traditional Peking duck and Lobster Noodles with ginger and spring onions.
Reviewed August 20, 2014

This is a great example of a Chinese restaurant that you know is good because a lot of its customers are Chinese people. The food is tasty, authentic and fresh. The staff are efficient and friendly.
I recently went for a Chinese banquet to celebrate a cousin's wedding and it was fantastic. The food was delicious, though some dishes were slow coming out. If you want to eat home-style Chinese dishes, Xanadu does that very well.

Thank bun01
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Reviewed August 19, 2014

Many Chinese restaurants are Chinese only in name, but Xanadu caters to both the Western and Chinese palate. Its Chinese dishes are authentically Chinese with seafood a particular strength. Despite not being located in the most central location, it had both Western and Asian diners aplenty on both the occasions I visited. The presence of Asian diners says much about the authenticity of the restaurant's offerings.

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Thank KC C
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Reviewed August 12, 2014

I have always liked Chinese food and because of the quality at Xanadu I have become a regular. This family run restaurant consistently serves amazing food.
Irene the owner and her staff always make you welcome and are willing to advise about anything you fancy to eat. The restaurant is peaceful and relaxing and the food just gets better and better as we try different dishes on the menu.
So if you like great Chinese food at affordable prices I advise you give them a visit, you will not be disappointed.

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Thank george m
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Reviewed August 4, 2014 via mobile

Just wanted to say, Xanadu is an amazing place for delicious Chinese food! After my work out, I'm always looking for great places to eat! After the gym in town, it doesn't take me long to run to Xanadu and have my fill!

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Thank KieranAtha
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Reviewed July 27, 2014

I really like Chinese food and the food was good, however it was abit hot and sticky in there as the air conditioner was off. I could see from the ceiling they had one, I don't know if it was broken or whatever. The staff were friendly and the free water melon for pudding is a nice touch but please guys sort out that air con.

Thank Tim N
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