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My Shanghai At The Cannon Inn

Coast Road, North Shields, England
+44 191 296 6112
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“sushi” (24 reviews)
“duck” (22 reviews)
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Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Coast Road, North Shields, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited on a Saturday afternoon around 12:30 wasn't many people in but all food had just been served so loads of choice and nice n hot, always have the Chinese soup as it's always nice, bargain at £6.90 each will def visit again soon

Thank Amy D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely food, very clean and incredibly cheap. Have visited twice in last few weeks. Staff were lovely, quick with drinks orders etc. Looking forward to going back

Thank charliedg
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here for lunch, we've been here before, but I was pretty disappointed this time, the food just seemed to have been lying for a long time, and some people thought it was acceptable to handle/ pick up the food with their hands, I will...More

Thank Sharon B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been to this place a few times .. usually after 6.30 ,,, always found stafff friendly and busy .. like the title it is what it is ,,, all you can eat Chinese buffet , not exceptional but not awful ,, food at busy times...More

Thank Melanie H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited for a birthday meal staff are great but some of the dishes on offer have very little flavour, The drinks are quite expensive.

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Good quality for the price, super cheap and cheerful. I recommend the chicken wings and lemon chicken. They also have a tepinyaki station where you can choose pork or fish to be cooked on the grill to your liking. We went for a friends birthday...More

Thank Claire L
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Great place food great plenty of choice and always hot Dinner time choice good Evening choice even better

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

I've been to this "All-you-can-eat" restaurant restaurant around 10 times and I've never been disappointed: the food, the staff, the cleanliness are all great. It's very good value for money, family friendly, ample free parking and easy to get there, being on one of the...More

Thank Lynette54uk
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Friendly service, food on time. I went for Sunday Luch. The potato skin soup was yummy. God quantity of food.

Thank MMSina
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Came last night and was disappointed with my meal, been few times and enjoyed but recently heard some bad things online about yous in the past week or so and didn't wanna be a prude so thought id come see for myself! Food was cold,...More

Thank LaurenBurns94
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
What are prices like on sunday about 4pm please
13 January 2017|
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Response from Karen B | Reviewed this property |
They are the same as lunchtime
Do you have any gluten free options please
24 October 2016|
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Response from Sheila M | Reviewed this property |
sorry i can't be of help
Can you tell me if you have gluten free options please
23 October 2016|
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Response from Steve A | Reviewed this property |
yes they have gluten free oprions
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Coast Road, North Shields, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  North Shields
  • Phone Number: +44 191 296 6112
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