We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Chinatown Restaurant

€€ - €€€Chinese, Asian
42 New City Road, Glasgow G4 9JT, Scotland
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“dim sum” (37 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian
€€ - €€€
42 New City Road, Glasgow G4 9JT, Scotland
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (112)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 112 reviews

Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Waitress was super rude- threw the menu on table and looked very unhappy to serve us. We ordered steamed buns but the insides were still cold. We asked for it to be steamed longer and the waitress unwillingly said they could only microwave. The xiao...More

1  Thank nineblooms
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Our son was on holiday from Bangkok, we have all been going there for a few years now, the last 3 visits have not been good, staff are not very friendly. Our last visit on Friday was bad got a meal wrong then charged wrong...More

5  Thank Anna K
edwardw590, Manager at Chinatown Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2017

Dear customer thank you for leaving us with your opinion and review. I would firstly like to apologise for the mix it up for the dish. Clearly there was a mis communication between you and our staff. We rectified this problem promptly and with care....More

Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

A couple of my friends had visited this restaurant many times before and highly recommended the food. We asked for the buffet menu and each chose different starters and soups, then later main courses which were all placed on the lazy Susan on our table....More

1  Thank mackej3
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Second visit today, because we enjoyed the excellent Dim Sum on our first visit. Food was great again but a young Chinese-Scottish waiter ruined our family visit. He was rude from start to finish, in the way he spoke to us, the way he handled...More

Thank Zia C
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Went on a Saturday night shame to see it empty we had a great meal staff very attentive and pleasant very reasonable prices come on Glasgow use it or you may lose it would be a shame

Thank Nobbie J
Reviewed 21 April 2017

food was outstanding dim sum is best ive tasted.been and tried lots of chinese places but this is by far the best i have been to and will be back very soon.

Thank Ross M
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Arrived at the restaurant , greeted by the waiter who took us to the table for 6 ,,,starters all came together , main coarse was again served quickly and hot , freshly cooked , with plenty of good beer all round , will i go...More

Thank yaeman
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

I came here on a Sunday evening so it was pretty quiet, but I can imagine it was heaving at lunch time. They had a huge selection of food on the menu, even an evening dim sum menu which was great as it's my favourite!...More

Thank J L
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Superb, authentic food, efficient service. What more can you ask for? Absolutely worth a visit - and would suit families as well as friends, couples etc.

Thank Murphy1976
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Just back from a meal in Chinatown. This is a regular for us, usually the buffet, which is fantastic value, but we were early tonight so ate a la carte. Hot n Sour soup for me, which is a favourite of mine, its always good...More

Thank Valerie O
Nearby HotelsSee all 93 hotels in Glasgow
Travelodge Glasgow Central
682 reviews
.28 km away
easyHotel Glasgow City
640 reviews
.30 km away
Glasgow Loft Apartments
369 reviews
.34 km away
Doubletree by Hilton Hotel Glasgow Central
951 reviews
.34 km away
Nearby Restaurants
248 reviews
.25 km away
The Pipers' Tryst Restaurant
257 reviews
.39 km away
Ardnamurchan Scottish Restaurant & Bar
239 reviews
.40 km away
Wee Curry Shop
304 reviews
.20 km away
Nearby Attractions
Theatre Royal
247 reviews
.42 km away
The Museum of Piping
112 reviews
.44 km away
Centre for Contemporary Arts (CCA)
62 reviews
.43 km away
Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
25 reviews
.41 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
29 July 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from edd c | Reviewed this property |
I am pretty sure this restaurant does not do a buffet the best time to visit this restaurant is Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday lunch times for dim sum
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 New City Road, Glasgow G4 9JT, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing