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No dim sums for us.

So very sad to say our visit to China town was so very disappointing. It was a Monday afternoon. But very few restaurants, no people,no atmosphere, rather dirty. It looks somewhat... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Leicester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I heard that Liverpool's Chinatown is the largest in the UK and rivals the one in San Francisco.... it does not. It's quite small and very quiet when I walked around. I would recommend taking a photo of the arch, yelping a chinese restaurant, and that's probably it. There are no markets (that I found) or unique shops.

Thank Annabel W
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I visited Liverpool for a sort break and enjoyed wandering round Chinatown. On a night the archway is lite and looks very pretty

Thank Becky D
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The title is misleading, this is not Chinatown, it is a road with a couple of Chinese restaurants and one shop. I do like the theme though, for example even the bins are in keeping with the Chinese theme. The archway is very nice as well.

Thank nankoorb
Leicester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So very sad to say our visit to China town was so very disappointing. It was a Monday afternoon. But very few restaurants, no people,no atmosphere, rather dirty. It looks somewhat deserted. Not somewhere I'd visit again unless it was for a persific reason.

Thank LEE J
Sao Paulo, SP
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

I've been there in Chinese New Year. A huge celebration was happening. The place is beautiful, full of colors. A small but truth Chinatown.

Thank agataclzn
South Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 February 2017

we stopped off from our bus tour to see the gorgeous archway and very impressive it is too but thats about it. there is nothing else to see other than chinease restaurants

Thank MrsM-330
Derby, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 274 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017

The main things to see in this area are the large number of Chinese restaurants, and also the fact that the City Council has gone to the trouble of putting a Chinese translation on to all the street signs. This seems to have been a totally unnecessary expense and a misguided attempt to create something that doesn't really exist. Unless... More 

Thank mjc404
Sutton Coldfield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

Strong connections in Liverpool with the Chinese communities from the years when the port was thriving Area is small and some what run down. Could do with a makeover like other parts of the city have had in recent years

Thank Peter W
Knaresborough, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 15 January 2017

Some cities have a Chinatown and some cities don't. In my opinion Liverpool doesn't really have one any more. Yes - it's got a big Chinese arch, but other than that there is nothing worth coming here for. In truth, you can find more Chinese restaurants in most suburban High Streets than you will find here.

Thank johnhouston2
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 22 December 2016

The Council and local business have tried to promote this but it is truely one of the real part fo Liverpool's immigrant community. It may be a bit downheal but it is genuine and there are good shops and restaurants to go to in the area.

Thank DDee_1970

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