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Manchester, England
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Great place to visit

Always enjoy my visit, if weather good nice place to sit and watch the world go by, always end up... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dave B
Manchester, United Kingdom
China Town .......nearly

Barely a Chinatown in my eyes, has other Asian restaurants available. maybe 40 shops/restaurants... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
James B
via mobile
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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 good36%
  • Average24%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
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“chinese food” (45 reviews)
“chinese arch” (25 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Manchester, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Always enjoy my visit, if weather good nice place to sit and watch the world go by, always end up have a lovely meal at one of the Chinese restaurant.

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Barely a Chinatown in my eyes, has other Asian restaurants available. maybe 40 shops/restaurants over 3 streets

Thank James B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A interesting place to visit, to see where chinese Mancunians trade, and meet their friends. Has lots of chinese restaurants from across China, and far eastern restaurants, has a lovely chinese bakers which is well worth a visit, numerous chinese grocers selling chinese foods and...More

Thank bazonian2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are a few restaurants, supermarkets and other small shops selling Chinese/Asian items. It is a place to visit if you want to try out any Asian food, the supermarkets sell various foods and even snacks, pretty cheap too if you just want to try...More

Thank Jody B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice place to visit, love the shops, love Chinese stuff. Very interesting area and close to Manchester City Centre.

1  Thank Karen E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love China town but first time I have been back for a few years. I have to say it is looking a bit worse for ware. Lots of rubbish , run down shops and few people sleeping rough . Kind of puts you off eating...More

Thank ukpunk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The smells, sights and sounds all seemed very authentic, luckily for us so did the weather! Tiny little place but interesting to visit, lost of hustle and bustle with friendly locals. We particularly enjoyed the hidden delights of the oriental supermarkets - the highlight was...More

Thank Devorah H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Feels like it has, as I can remember back over 40 years to an active Chinatown here in Manchester. Even though it was 70 years ago in 1948 that the first Chinese restaurant opened in Manchester, which is the 3rd Largest Chinatown in Europe.

Thank RaezoR57
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

thier are whole sale shops selling chinese food mainly down stairs for the ones ive seen thire aretrincet shops selling the catsd that move ther arms plenty of resturants and also a casino thier are some forms to sit on ifs a nice day quite...More

Thank karen w
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Not with a visit in my opinion, really run down area, full of rubbish and scruffy looking buildings. Very little to do or see.

2  Thank Meg A
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Melanie Elizabe... P
7 July 2017|
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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.
Pauline R
27 February 2017|
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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
natalie h
12 January 2017|
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Response from Jody B | Reviewed this property |
The Christmas Markets will be on in the centre. I recommend them for a walk round. Christmas trinkets, food and drink available. Everyone gets into the spirit.