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China Sea Restaurant

12 Renfield Street, Glasgow G2 5AL, Scotland
+44 141 221 2719
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good27%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
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“beef curry” (12 reviews)
“skewers” (4 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:30 PMAll hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
12 Renfield Street, Glasgow G2 5AL, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 days ago

No need for a Tardis in Glasgow. To be transported to the 1970's, simply go for a munch in the China Sea restaurant. Saunter through a quaint alleyway, feeling as though you're going to get mugged, only to reach the summit, and be ushered through...More

1  Thank Johnny C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Have been going here for over 20 years and really for the first time was very disappointed. Rude waiters, chicken noodle soup had two or three pieces of chicken in it, the chicken curry had cheap chicken cubes used also. Looks like they’re cutting back...More

1  Thank Waysted2005
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food here is amazing, always hot and served quickly. The staff are extremely friendly and welcoming. Been coming here for 15+ years and the quality of the food and service has never changed. It's hard to find a proper Chinese restaurant in town as...More

Thank SjSiberry
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Have eaten often in this restaurant. Food consistently good with lunch and pre-theatre a great bargain. Staff chatty and very pleasant. Beware of toilets - clean but tiny!! Great eatery if you are travelling via Central Station.

Thank Phyllis B
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Decided to finally give this restaurant a visit as some family members have been going for years. We were not disappointed. We loved the old fashioned decor, it was like a step back in time. The food was delicious and cooked well. Portion sizes were...More

Thank jennifer b
Reviewed 5 November 2017

4th visit now...... Pre theatre menu. Excellent extensive choice.... Super fast service and to notch food. A+++ value for money - staff very attentive.

Thank Jim R
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

Ordered BBQ spare ribs for starter but this was not a BBQ sauce it was very bland, just no taste to it. The Main course was Chicken Foo yung with fried rice again the chicken was bland and dry. I had countless Chinese meals over...More

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

husband and I were avoiding going home as we have a problem with our plumbing we want to forget about. wasn't expecting much as the restuarant was quiet however..... ordered starters of spring roll and spicy chicken. both awesome! mains of shredded chicken and chicken...More

Thank gilliandaniel
Reviewed 25 October 2017

went for evening meal on Tuesday this week, very cheap and the food is plenty and really tasty, not sure on the music like, country western in a Chinese restaurant doesn't sit with me, but overall service was good.

Thank westdog
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Went for an evening meal staff got the order wrong twice,and could not swipe the food away quick enough. Meat was tough and that was a chicken curry!! Tables all squashed together and the decor was like someting from the 70's!! Staff were rude and...More

Thank 952patricia
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27 April 2015|
Response from Lorraine C |
Yes they do takeaway
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
1:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Renfield Street, Glasgow G2 5AL, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Glasgow>  > Merchant City
  • Neighbourhood: Merchant City
  • Phone Number: +44 141 221 2719
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