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New Shanghai Chinese Takeaway

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10 Golf Road | AB35 5RE, Ballater, Scotland
+44 1339 755666
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

We got a takeaway yesterday. Ordered some crispy aromatic duck and all we got was .....crispy oily duck skin !! Out of the half duck portion that we had ordered there was probably a couple of spoon full of actual duck the rest was SKIN !! The fried rice and the noodles were average as well.

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Millbrook, Alabama
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

We ordered take away from here after a long day of sightseeing and to help break away from traditional local fare. The menu was quite diverse with many options. I ordered the Peking duck with rice, a side of chicken satay, my wife had spring rolls, and both my wife and I ordered hot and sour soup. The soup was... More 

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Deatsville, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

I had hot and sour soup with real Chinese fungus, not mushrooms like you get in the US. It was great! I also had the veg. spring rolls which were also very good. My only complaint is that they don't take credit cards and we had difficulty with the cash machine near the restaurant.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

We ordered curry and chips. It was the curry? Chili, onions and peas! Awful. All landed in the bin. Greasy fries and fried in old oil. The children did not want to eat that. Stay away from that thing.

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Carty180
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

We stayed in the area for 4 days and one night opted to get a takeaway. You'll notice more recent reviews paint a much more positive picture for this takeaway. Service was quick and the food all good quality. Reasonable prices. Would certainly re-visit if in the area.

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Kirkcaldy, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

great food, big portions, friendly service, sweet & sour chicken balls in batter are hugh! Cannot fault this takeaway

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

Used to be a regular user of this takeaway. Now on the last few occasions , the food had what I can only describe as been reheated. On the final occasion we returned the takeaway where the young member of staff was extremely rude. We Will not be returning .

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Thank John G
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2016

We had a nice takeaway from here while staying in Ballater. Portions sizes meant we had enough to eat for lunch the next day as well! Not cheap but not too expensive, it was prepared very quickly on a busy evening.

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Thank Sam M
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016

We phoned our order in and within 20 mins it was ready to be collected, food was still piping hot when we arrived back at our lodge and it was all delicious, definitely recommend.

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Thank Joy F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2015

We hardly ever eat takeaways due to calorie content! However, on caravan holiday and not overly keen to cook, I asked around locally if the New Shanghai was recommended and on the strength of positive feedback decided to give it a go. We chose Kung Po duck, along with Chicken Egg Fuyung and some egg fried rice between two adults.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Fast food, Asian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Golf Road | AB35 5RE, Ballater, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Ballater
  • Phone Number: +44 1339 755666

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?