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Michael Wan's Mandarin Cantonese Restaurant

27 Clifton Street, Blackpool FY1 1JD, England
+44 1253 622687
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lemon chicken” (26 reviews)
“spring rolls” (40 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
27 Clifton Street, Blackpool FY1 1JD, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We have never been before and as locals we are gutted that we've missed out for so long. The food was amazing, staff were very friendly and a great wine list, definately recommend a visit!

Thank Caroline C
Reviewed 2 days ago

Had pre theatre after being recommended to restaurant by our hotel staff. Absolutely delicious ! Starter was superb, what a choice ! Service was very attentive. Had to rush a bit as our table was required by others who had booked. Not complaining as it...More

Thank Truthfulady1
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It's was my first time here with a group of 10 people both adults and children for my friends birthday, and can honestly say it was the best. Everything was spot on, the food, the service, the surroundings. The staff were attentive, friendly, accommodating and...More

Thank Zoe1547
Reviewed 5 days ago

Wasn't very happy 2years ago with our meal , we were 2 couples and nobody liked there meals, But we , being 3 Ladies, wanted to give it another try, and to our delight we loved it , We had the early bird menu ,...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Was recommended this restaurant by some guest in the hotel we stayed in. After we thanked them . As this was the best Chinese meal we had in a long time. The lemon chicken was out of this world and also the meal that had...More

Thank Ian C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I had 2 fabulous meals here last week whilst staying in Blackpool! A friendly warm welcome awaits you! Gorgeous food in gorgeous settings! I can't wait to visit again in September! The service was wonderful.

Thank KsoMjo
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Popped in last night, had not reserved a table but managed to get one, Lovely staff, really friendly. We had the set menu banquet for 26 quid, really nice food. Will go again if i ever have the misfortune to be in Blackpool.

Thank craigbKentUk
blkman1, General Manager at Michael Wan's Mandarin Cantonese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

:-) Hahaha Blackpool's not that bad! Thanks for your review and we'll always be happy to welcome you back to put a smile back on your face if you end up here again. Team Mandarin

Reviewed 6 days ago

Lovely food, great service. I would love to be able to just drop in but this restaurant is so good you have to book in advance.

Thank Ted C
blkman1, General Manager at Michael Wan's Mandarin Cantonese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks Ted :-) Pauline's been building on this restaurant for 14 years now and as you say is very much the driving force behind it's success today! Team Mandarin (Gareth, husband and very much not the boss!! ;-) haha)

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good service. We arrived just as the restaurant opened at midday and felt absolutely welcome. Staff were excellent and answered all questions, going out of their way to give advice on food orders.

Thank 323nancy
blkman1, General Manager at Michael Wan's Mandarin Cantonese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks Nancy, it's good to hear our staff looked after you, I will pass on your comments. Team Mandarin

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This cosy and friendly restaurant should keep up with the time and develop they vegetarian menu. At the moment there are only a couple dishes. I had a sweet and sour vegetarian dish that was pretty much the same as the meat/fish ones without the...More

Thank Simo M
blkman1, General Manager at Michael Wan's Mandarin Cantonese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for your review Simo. We're glad you liked our little restaurant and do appreciate that the sweet and sour dish was not to your taste, if you visit Blackpool again please pop back and see us and we'll gladly help you find something else...More

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Hi are children allowed at all times
17 March 2017|
Response from blkman1 | Property representative |
yes they are Robert, but please do bear in mind towards later in the evening, we do have plenty of birthdays and celebration and we are unable to always control the language customers might use when they had a few drinks
Do you have room for 8 adults about7-30 Friday 2/12/2016
29 November 2016|
Response from PHatgaz | Property representative |
You're best to call the restaurant to book on +44 (0)1253 622687 If nobody is able to answer the phone leave a message and they will call you back to confirm.
Tracy K
Hi I am in Blackpool on Saturday 7th may will we after pre book a table there's only two of us?
27 April 2016|
Response from Bluester60 | Reviewed this property |
Yes,i would advise that,especially with it being a Saturday,hope you enjoy!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$38
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:15
17:30 - 22:45
17:30 - 22:45
17:30 - 22:45
17:30 - 22:45
12:00 - 13:45
12:00 - 13:45
17:30 - 23:45
12:00 - 13:45
17:30 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Clifton Street, Blackpool FY1 1JD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Blackpool
  • Phone Number: +44 1253 622687
  • E-mail
Lancashire-based Michael Wan's Mandarin was established in 1961. The purveyor of Cantonese cuisine is lauded as "superb," "fantastic," "delicious and consistent," with "fabulous food," by the critics on TripAdvisor, landing it a spot as one of the top 10 Chinese restaurants in the UK based on customer reviews. Signature dishes include Twice Cooked Pork, Gon Siu Crispy Beef and Huan San Fish and Tofu Stew.
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