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China Sea Restaurant

12 Renfield Street, Glasgow G2 5AL, Scotland
+44 141 221 2719
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
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“chicken curry” (20 reviews)
“spring rolls” (10 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
12 Renfield Street, Glasgow G2 5AL, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Good food & great prices , staff very attentive 👍👍👍they all work very well together . 2 course lunch only £7.20

Thank Joyce M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very busy restaurant and obviously very popular. If you didn't know any better, one could consider this place 'nice', but the food is actually poor, tasteless, not authentic and quite yucky. I asked the manager on leaving from what region in China...More

Thank LonDaz
Reviewed 12 May 2018

I don't like leaving a negative review, especially for a venue I've previously favoured and enjoyed. This restaurant simply has lost sight of the importance of its regular clientele . I consider myself a regular. In fact I visited on Thursday 10 May and enjoyed...More

Thank StarredMotion
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Hadn't been here for a while, standards have slipped severely. When entering the establishment I was introduced with a whiff of urine which I worked out was coming from their lavatory. I should have walked straight out at that point. After sitting and looking at...More

Thank honestperson1234
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Didn’t even know this place existed. Absolutely amazing Chinese. Excellent pre-theatre menu and great value for money. The only downfall is all the stairs up to the restaurant haha!

Thank Mdool
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

It’s a hidden Gem ,Food was great Service was great and Definitely be back , A great experience , Seating Area is good to and for large parties it’s excellent, So I’ll most definitely be back , Kev

Thank Kevinste
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

This was our first visit to China Sea Restaurant; despite it having opened in 1976, we only discovered it online recently. Everything about the place, from the decor to the fax number on the contact page of the website, oozes 1970s nostalgia. Having spent varying...More

Thank timabrams
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

This wee place is well hidden but has been a part of Glasgow as long as I can remember and for good reason! Good service, great lunch and pre/theatre deals, affordable and always tasty meals! Another visit is well overdue!

Thank Amber E
Reviewed 3 April 2018

18 of us went for a "night out" to the China sea restaurant at the end of March and were not disappointed. We all had different items from the menu and were served at the same time by excellent waiting staff who were very attentive...More

Thank david_sherry
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

In here for a quick bite to eat and it certainly was quick... Food was on your table within minutes of ordering Felt rushed Nice and cheap same as the decor 😂 Good to fill the belly before a drinking session

Thank Andy M
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Anne C
27 March 2018|
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Response from garym186534 | Reviewed this property |
No buffet, set meals.
27 April 2015|
Response from Lorraine C |
Yes they do takeaway
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 24
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Renfield Street, Glasgow G2 5AL, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow>  > Merchant City
  • Neighbourhood: Merchant City
  • Phone Number: +44 141 221 2719
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