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Chinatown

Manchester, England
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Dirty streets and poor restraunts. (there are a couple of good ones nearby however, Yang Sing for... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Matthew S
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Whenever you go to a Chinatown over the world. You always expect it to be a hive of activity. Lots... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Traveller_Steve_Ling
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Manchester’s Chinatown is one of the largest outside of China. It’s home to shopping and restaurants and is the center of the city’s Chinese community.
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good35%
  • Average25%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
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“chinese food” (47 reviews)
“yang sing” (20 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Manchester, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Dirty streets and poor restraunts. (there are a couple of good ones nearby however, Yang Sing for example)

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Whenever you go to a Chinatown over the world. You always expect it to be a hive of activity. Lots of nice aromas coming from the restaurants. Apart from the gate, overall and compared to the equivalent in London, it was a bit disappointing. Birmingham...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stumbled across china town whilst walking to work and as I had time to a wander down. Gutted I wasn't here longer to try the cuisine.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just got back Sunday from Shanghai after two weeks in China. Started by flying Manchester to Helsinki. Good times easy changeover at the same terminal. 7 and a half hours to Beijing arriving 7am their time 2 am ours . So easy. Settled in after...More

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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Visited Chinatown & never again. Very poor, very bad value for money & not at all friendly! Best avoided. We took our kids to the New Emperor and it was one of the worst restaurants we have eaten in! The place was cold, staff were...More

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Reviewed 28 February 2018

Yes, there's the Chinatown gate and lots of restaurants, some of which are quiet good. Great part of Manchester.

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Reviewed 17 February 2018

A must for those who love the Chinese culture and cuisine, beautiful gates, intriguing shops and restaurants and a lovely introduction to Chinese culture.

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Reviewed 15 February 2018

This is a very historical part of Manchester and you really feel that you are in China Town Lovely selection of restaurants bakeries supermarkets and craft shops This week is Chinese new year and the Manchester id full of Chinese lanterns so well worth a...More

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Reviewed 12 February 2018

When here, make sure you choose one of the authentic restaurants to eat at - and get a bit of everything. Explore every shop too you never know what you might find!

Thank Michael T
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Reviewed 7 February 2018

We came here on a Monday morning as we were nearby. There is the usual gate as a landmark, but nothing of great interest. While we could have stopped to eat, none of the restaurants seemed particularly enticing. This is not to say the restaurant...More

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Mandy P
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Response from Hatim F | Reviewed this property |
Anytime during the day if you on tour take the city explorer bus Liverpool that u can use for 24 hours and tour around the city as much as you like.
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Response from Devorah H | Reviewed this property |
The craft shop does have a small selection of traditional Chinese dresses - it's situated directly opposite the pagoda and gardens.
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Pauline R
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Response from andybate1967 | Reviewed this property |
Hi i park near pickerdily station its £12 for 24 hours and its a 5 min walk to China town
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