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Shanghai Express

28-30 East Street, Newquay TR7 1BH, England
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“egg fried rice” (15 reviews)
“chow mein” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
28-30 East Street, Newquay TR7 1BH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Doesnt look impressive on the outside but the food is amazing. I had chicken and sweetcorn soup it as loads of chicken in it. Good size portions. The main was really tasty. Would definitely recommend.

1  Thank Collettemarie33
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A group of 6 went here and as usual the food was amazing , Lenny the owner is very friendly and nothing is too much troubke

1  Thank milliebath
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not the prettiest venue but the food and service more than made up for it. Excellent portions of really tasty dishes... would return.

1  Thank saranne b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After reading trip advisor for a Chinese restaurant ,Shanghai express got great reviews so we gave it a go. We agree with what was said about the stairway to the restaurant not to let you be put off. We never booked on a Friday evening...More

1  Thank utv33
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Literally the best chinese I have ever had !!! My top 2 favourite dishes are the ribs and chicken satay!! Would always recommend here :)

Thank shakeirawarne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Where do I start.Amazing food,friendly staff they cannot do enough for you.Chef Lenny is the best,He greets you with open arms very jolly.If there is anyone in your party who do not like Chinese food Lenny will cook anything for them,thats why we love him...More

1  Thank Mrssuec
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered £45 worth of Chinese takeaway after travelling down to find a black medium length hair in one of the plates of food, and none of us have black hair! (Photo to show evidence). Gutted! Ruined the meal for us all, as put us off!...More

Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Don't be put off by the aesthetics the food is amazing, very friendly and welcoming even with our 2 year old in tow,

1  Thank hartsarah40
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

We came here to eat after reading the trip advisor reviews. It did not disappoint, foodwise it was outstanding cannot fault it. Yes the entrance is not appealing and the decor could do with a revamp, plus it’s a little cluttered around the little bar...More

2  Thank Lisa S
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Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Was a bit dubious going in as looked v shabby. Couldn’t have received a Warmer welcome with our 3 kids. They served us quickly which was very helpful as the kids were getting tired. Food was amazing. We literally ate everything that was served to...More

3  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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steve h
8 September 2016|
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Response from JDLBEBMB | Reviewed this property |
I don't they deliver, I think they put it in a taxi for you at your cost?!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28-30 East Street, Newquay TR7 1BH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Newquay
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