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South Beauty (MaChang Dao)

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Hexi District, Youyi Lu Number 1, Tianjin, China
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+86 22 2325 9327
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 349 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

So this place is quite nice. The food has spicy food - fish head, fried chicken etc which can be spicy. They don't seem to have much quality seafood, we ordered some dishes. Food was not bad depending on the sort of dishes one like.

Thank youke_worldwide
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2012

I have eaten at this restaurant a number of times - generally for business. The food is always good quality - large selection and a wide range of choices of style, and plenty of it spicy. I would describe the decor and "shiny bling", but the atmosphere is good. Service is always top class - friendly and efficient. Though it's... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2012

I am not sure why there is such a hype about South Beauty, but it is always great for business dinners and showing off with their bling bling interior! Food is ok, but very pricey!!!

Thank Bianca2501
Portland, Oregon
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28 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2011

The interior in this restaurant is unique (doesn't look like any other Chinese restaurant I tried), the food is excellent (and you can get all sorts of spicy from non-spicy to burning, it's Sichuan food, so a lot of it is spicy). The staff is friendly and you can get by on English if you don't speak Chinese. I've been... More 

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Blacksburg, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2011

Learning that South Beauty is a national chain has not dampened my enthusiasm for recommending it to friends. I have now eaten at South Beauty in Tianjin and Beijing, and I find there to be consistently fresh, high quality and interesting dishes at every visit with every group of friends. The menus are like picture story books with large clear... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2010

Good & spicy but not great. They are not open for long so they may need to get their recipes in order. Decoration is impressive: beautiful mirror above the bar, great lampshades and oversized sofas.

Thank Frank S

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  • Address: Hexi District, Youyi Lu Number 1, Tianjin, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Tianjin Region  >  Tianjin
  • Phone Number: +86 22 2325 9327

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