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Number 1 Chinese Buffet

Portland Street, Manchester, England
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good20%
  • Average20%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible22%
8 Feb 2017
“Not as good as it used to be”
2 Jun 2017
“Perfect for a no nonsense meal”
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Portland Street, Manchester, England
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Reviewed 3 June 2017

Look, this is a buffet, Yang Sing it is not, but if you want to experience Chinese food with the kids it's perfect.

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 9 February 2017

This buffet restaurant has been here a long time now but has met stiff competition from others that have opened nearby. The selection of main meals seems to have dwindled as they have created a bigger dessert selection. Food is ok but nothing special.

Thank ConcordeManchester
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Staff were rude, not worth the price at all for 1 Star Quality Food. Would not recommend to anyone!!

Thank Jordan M
Reviewed 21 October 2016

I visited Chinese Buffet in China town Manchester last night with my wife. expecting to be treated to an authentic Chinese meal Buffet style. The Buffet style was about the only thing that I could say was authentic. The food is laid out in a...More

Thank Foodlover503
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Good value with a good choice of food. Service is good when needed and food is tasty at good prices. Well worth a visit if your after that all you can eat experience.

Thank KrisKiwiMurphy
Reviewed 27 March 2016

Enjoyable selection of hot and tasty buffet food. Great place to visit after shopping in the city centre with friends. Good value for money, never had to wait for a table, would visit again!

Thank Lubi S
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Best food I had and eat as much as you like and not bad for money at all.I will go again next time am in town.

Thank 130deant
Reviewed 2 August 2015

Very small restaurant, you may have a wait for a table. Staff friendly ....food ok, what you expect from an eat all you can buffet. Didn't set the world on fire. You would do better to go elsewhere but the majority wanted here so...

Thank PFiona O
Reviewed 13 February 2015

Round the corner from palace theratre food really nice it is a buffet style food is nice place clean prices reasonable but it is up steps about as many as houses I have been a few times and always clean

Thank Eileen B
Reviewed 28 May 2014

I last visited this restaurant in Dec.2012, when I wrote the review and it was great.. I revisited this place in March 2014, and what a disappointment it was!! Dirty, unclean plates - long used and with scratches, terrible spoons, soup bowls. Overall didnt seem...More

Thank Noopur Y
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Seating, Buffet
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  • Address: Portland Street, Manchester, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
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