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Michael Wan's Mandarin Cantonese Restaurant

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27 Clifton Street, Blackpool FY1 1JD, England
+44 1253 622687
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17:30 - 22:45
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Sun 17:30 - 22:15
Mon - Thu 17:30 - 22:45
Thu - Sat 12:00 - 13:45
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 23:45
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We took our staff for our xmas party. The food, service and restaurant were all excellent. Also great value for money Thoroughly recommend

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Thank Jeremy S
Blackpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This restaurant was a pleasant surprise to find in the heart of Blackpool. With lovely, modern and clean interior, very attentive waiting staff and delicious, good quality food, I would recommend. We ordered set menu B: a mixture of starters, soup and a selection of delicious mains. Would return and recommend!

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Thank FringeFace
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Yes, of course there are niggles such as the service charge (which is optional) and actually in my view works against them as most of the complaints centre around this on Tripadvisor along with bookings, food and waiting. However, this is our fourth visit (we travelled from Glasgow to visit Blackpool but this is always our highlight event of the... More 

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Thank Thomas W
blkman1, General Manager at Michael Wan's Mandarin Cantonese Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks Thomas, great to hear you enjoyed our food and service and we look forward to welcoming you back again on your next trip down from Glasgow :-) Team Mandarin More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

This is the best Chinese restaurant I have ever been too. The service is quality, the food is unbelievable and the atmosphere is absolute class. If you live in blackpool or visit blackpool you need to eat here first before you go anywhere else. The chicken satay is on another level, it's just outstanding overall. This is the 8th time... More 

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blkman1, General Manager at Michael Wan's Mandarin Cantonese Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks for choosing to spend your anniversary with us and thanks for your continued support, it's great to hear when we have happy customers who keeps on coming back, hopefully the menu's big enough to give you plenty of choice each time! :-) If we haven't already given you one please make sure you ask for a loyalty card on... More 

Blackpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went at short notice on Saturday night had to wait but worthwhile good choice of dishes, food reasonably priced, drinks as is the norm a tad expensive. Enjoyed the night and the staff whilst busy got on with the job. As a last minute jaunt it convinced me to go again with a bit more planning and notice!

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Thank David G
blkman1, General Manager at Michael Wan's Mandarin Cantonese Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks David, thanks for popping in on spec, we're really pleased to hear we hit the spot :-) Sorry if you had a little wait this time but we look forward to the opportunity to welcome you back again soon. Team Mandarin More 

Cheshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We love the Pre theatre set menu and make sure we book in advance for our next mini break in Blackpool. The food is fantastic, the service superb (the staff are all brilliant), the Sunlick Chinese lager excellent, all guaranteed to make it a brilliant experience. The restaurant décor is very pleasant and seating comfortable especially the large booths. Can't... More 

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Thank 2010mustang
blkman1, General Manager at Michael Wan's Mandarin Cantonese Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks, we're really pleased you enjoyed your time with us and look forward to welcoming you back as part of your next mini break :-) Team Mandarin More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just called in on the off chance hadn't read any reviews or anything. Very busy little resturante I would advise booking but it was well worth the wait. The food and the service we received from Ben was amazing. Will be going back next time I'm in blackpool.

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Thank Mr J
blkman1, General Manager at Michael Wan's Mandarin Cantonese Restaurant, responded to this review

That's great to hear, we will pass on your comments to Ben, he will be pleased to get such positive feedback one his service. See you next time you visit Blackpool :-) Team Mandarin More 

Paisley, Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Booked a table for Saturday night and so glad we did the place was so busy, only little niggle is tell them if you are doing something later as when it gets really busy it can be a bit of a wait.

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Thank Frankadam1962
blkman1, General Manager at Michael Wan's Mandarin Cantonese Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank for coming to see us on Saturday, we're really sorry if you had to wait a little while for your table. We do try really hard to keep to timings but sometimes it can get the better of us. We'll keep looking for ways to improve and hopefully we can avoid you waiting next time. Hope to see you... More 

Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and ny boyfriend have been here twice now, and both time have been fantastic, best restaurant in blackpool.

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Thank Kelly B
blkman1, General Manager at Michael Wan's Mandarin Cantonese Restaurant, responded to this review

Aw, thanks Kelly :-) Look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Team Mandarin More 

Fleetwood, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Second visit to this amazing restaurant since our first visit in between Christmas and New Year. The food is amazing and the staff are really attentive. This has now become our favourite local restaurant and somewhere we will be visiting frequently. Keep up the good work!

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Thank DaveHolloway85
blkman1, General Manager at Michael Wan's Mandarin Cantonese Restaurant, responded to this review

Thanks Dave, great to hear you'll be visiting us more regularly. If we haven't already given you one please make sure you ask for one of our loyalty cards next time you come in. Hope to see you soon Team Mandarin More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$19 - US$37
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:15
Monday
17:30 - 22:45
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:45
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:45
Thursday
17:30 - 22:45
12:00 - 13:45
Friday
12:00 - 13:45
17:30 - 23:45
Saturday
12:00 - 13:45
17:30 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Clifton Street, Blackpool FY1 1JD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Blackpool
  • Phone Number: +44 1253 622687
Description
Lancashire-based Michael Wan's Mandarin was established in 1961. The purveyor of Cantonese cuisine is lauded as "superb," "fantastic," "delicious and consistent," with "fabulous food," by the critics on TripAdvisor, landing it a spot as one of the top 10 Chinese restaurants in the UK based on customer reviews. Signature dishes include Twice Cooked Pork, Gon Siu Crispy Beef and Huan San Fish and Tofu Stew.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?