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The Downs, Altrincham, Trafford, England
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“crispy duck” (5 reviews)
“ribs” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
The Downs, Altrincham, Trafford, England
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Reviews (182)
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited as a party of seven for my Mum's birthday. The food, drink and service were all excellent. Definitely recommended.

Thank Gill C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is the second time myself and my partner have visited this restaurant. The food is superb. We had the mixed starter of ribs, prawn toast, chicken satay, crispy seaweed, pickled vegetables, ect. A main meal almost. Very tasty. Then I had lemon chicken and...More

Thank caroline3262
Reviewed 3 days ago

This used to be a great place until maybe 2 or 3 years ago, biut is now overpriced and very average. So, much so that I don't feel we will go there again. The service was slow, the food, well, not up to standard to...More

Thank Charles807
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My husband and I love Chinese and especially from the Gonbay. Very fresh food, exceptionally tasty and really good portions. Plenty of choice and the staff are brilliant. Totally recommend. Very sensibly priced too for the great quality of the food.

Thank Andrea S
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We ordered from the Gonbay because our usual takeaway were on holiday and a friend had recommended it. Although the prices were a lot more expensive, we reckoned it would be restaurant quality, so went ahead and ordered. The food, when it arrived, was awful!...More

Thank altyfan
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

We always enjoy our visits to Gonbay. The service is excellent and the food is always high quality. There are decent Gluten Free options too. The staff are friendly and the location is great if you want a drink before or afterwards. The price is...More

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

After visiting a nearby restaurant and being let down with a booking, our group of 11 tried Gonbay a few doors up. Friendly greeting and asked us to wait for a table to be sorted. When we were all seated, we ordered, I went for...More

Thank Markalty
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Turned up here on a Saturday night but were seated immediately. Restaurant was busy. Food served promptly all meals were enjoyable. A service charge of 10% was added to the bill when it arrived. Lovely food if a bit on the expensive side.

Thank shopper97531
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Having been to the Gombay a handful of times and living within the area all my life this restaurant is ideal. The food here for my money is the best Chinese food for miles around with only the Choy Hing in Sale on a par...More

Reviewed 6 March 2017

We ate there with friends on a Monday night and it was quiet (which was a very pleasant change from the usual din of most restaurants nowadays). Large tables with lovely linen. The food was delicious and the service excellent. I chose from the "early"...More

Thank dopeyhopey
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Questions & Answers
28 January 2017|
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Response from mitchian | Reviewed this property |
Hi, yes the Gonbay has a very good early bird menu that is very reasonably priced. It is great food and service. Enjoy your meal. Ian
Ann W
26 February 2016|
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Response from Alison P | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so but not many do at a weekend it's usually just in the week .Google them to see.
9 May 2015|
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Response from 2006stevel505 | Reviewed this property |
Gonbay opening times. Monday 5.30pm-10.30pm Tuesday 5.30pm-10.30pm Wednesday 12-10.30pm Thursday 12-10.30pm Friday 12-10.30pm Saturday 12-10.30pm Sunday 12-10.30pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Buffet, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Downs, Altrincham, Trafford, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Trafford  >  Altrincham
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