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Pier Head, Liverpool L3 1BY, England
+44 151 236 2928
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good24%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
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“liver” (32 reviews)
“satay” (15 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Pier Head, Liverpool L3 1BY, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Booked matou for my daughters birthday. I found the food very average for a very expensive price. Staff were very nice except for the manager. Who reminded my party of 11 people that we have a two hour time limit three times the waiter was...More

Thank 983debbie
Reviewed 6 days ago

The restaurant itself is beautiful and the view is stunning. Been coming here for a while and the food is unreal. I've tried a few different things on the menu and everything has always been perfect. Will alway return, especially in the summer as it...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Three of us turned up for lunch on a bitterly cold day. We received a very warm welcome and decided upon a drink at the bar. Mine was a superb gin martini, shaken not stirred. We were shown to our table which overlooked the river...More

Thank lefko
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to eat here. Nice atmosphere. It was pleasant not overly busy. We ordered food. Staff were very very helpful with food suggestions. Lovely place and I will visit again I won’t be ordering chow mein as it was bland and I had to...More

Thank M9shy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Matou on a bitterly cold evening. The restaurant was empty when we arrived at 4pm but soon filled up with families, couples and people looking for an after work meal. We were shown to a table by the window which looked out on to...More

Thank EAHughes100
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We'd booked a table for 6pm but arrived early (around 5.30ish) as we were planning on having a drink first. The host asked to sit at the bar and he'd let us know when our table was ready. At 6.15pm we still hadn't been seated,...More

1  Thank Sophie O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Six of us recently visited Matou and had a great time. There is an excellent bar area to relax in before going through to your table. The staff were very friendly staff and there was an excellent atmosphere throughout the restaurant with a great selection...More

1  Thank BigMick1983
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a busy weekend in Liverpool ,so it was hard to get in anywhere, however , I managed to reserve a table at Matou, never been but had heard it was very good. Upon arrival greeted by friendly staff, shown to our table immediately....More

Thank davedsquared
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On 17th Feb we visited Matou for our cousins 30th birthday celebration. You are greeted with a warm welcome upon arrival by the staff. After this you have the choice of a lovely seating/drinking area or be seated at your dining table. All of which...More

Thank Neil C
Reviewed 15 February 2018

Great pan-asian restaurant (chinese, thai etc) in a great location overlooking the Pier and Mersey River. The rooftop bar is great for pre-dinner drinks and once inside, the views over the river and the quality and presentation of the food are great. Warm, friendly and...More

Thank Som J
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12 December 2017|
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Response from 594dianed | Reviewed this property |
You can park down the sides if the Liver, Cunard or Customs House buildings
30 October 2017|
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Response from Frances-Jane | Reviewed this property |
My husband asked about the Gratuity as he always does. He asked does it go to the Staff. He was told only part of it went to the staff. He said he did not want it to be included in the Bill and it was not. He tipped the... More
20 August 2017|
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Response from BigNeil2013 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, no problem. The brilliant staff attend the tables on the terrace. Good views too :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$45 - US$57
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pier Head, Liverpool L3 1BY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Liverpool
  • Phone Number: +44 151 236 2928
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New Pan Asian restaurant opened on Liverpool waterfront in March 2010
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