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More than just chinese restaurants

This place is where a lot of the chinese community of Manchester gather together. The famous... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Stockport, United Kingdom
Small but great

Friendly people. Lots of good places to eat and shop. Really enjoyed it. Wish it was bigger and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Melissa B
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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.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Manchester, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The area is very neglected with many drug addicts living in the car park and sleeping on the benches. The decor is broken and old with many shop owners loading the goods on the streets and storing food on sidewalks. The selection of restaurants is...More

Thank Lina-Anna R
Reviewed 5 days ago

This place is where a lot of the chinese community of Manchester gather together. The famous chinese arch welcomes people into Manchester China town. There are a variety of chinese restaurants from across the different regions of China, selling different chinese food. Alongside this there...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well do not expect something big. It is only few streets, but full of shops and restaurants. The food is really tasty. I personally prefer the place called Happy Seasons. It is crowded and food is tasty. A good sign for quality

Thank 353deyanb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After reading up on Chinatown, we were incredibly disappointed with the reality. It’s one square block, with a car park in the middle, the pagodas and decorations are old and tired or even broken, and the only things there are restaurants and late night adult...More

1  Thank Connoisseur226
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly people. Lots of good places to eat and shop. Really enjoyed it. Wish it was bigger and had more shops to buy trinkets

Thank Melissa B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chinatown is always busy and this occasion was no exception. We arrived to find that one of the restaurants I used to go to (Hong Kong) was closed and mothballed sadly.....but the one we went to across the road was really expensive and the staff...More

Thank hubcap207
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurants and shops are decent. Unfortunately this area (like other areas in Manchester) has been overrun with Homeless people and drug addicts making it quite uncomfortable for people going there to have a good time. It is one of the main hubs of questionable...More

Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

In any city the wife and I always look for Chinatown. This was nice as it was located less than a mile from our hotel. The elaborated decorated Chinatown arch was nice and selfie worthy but the whole area was less than a block. At...More

2  Thank We_Travel_A_Lot_2011
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Chinatown in Manchester is not far from the centre of Manchester. It is very small compared to most Chinatown areas around the world and tends to lack the atmosphere. There are a lot of Thai restaurants and massages so it tends to be more Asian...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Only really 2 streets, old and dirty looking place. Spent 20 minutes there as not much to see. Drove back to Leeds to have a Chinese meal in a clean looking restaurant.

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22 August 2018|
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Response from MatthewS3547 | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend 'Yang Sing' (Princess Street).
30 June 2018|
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Response from mikkjel_dag | Reviewed this property |
Ocean Treasure comes out top of an online poll. I'm not one for classiest, but more for the cheap and cheerful, so I'm not the best person to answer! But good luck.
30 July 2017|
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Response from Hatim F | Reviewed this property |
Anytime during the day if you on tour take the city explorer bus Liverpool that u can use for 24 hours and tour around the city as much as you like.