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Chen Ji

#691 of 7,893 Restaurants in Barcelona
Certificate of Excellence
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Eixample
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Ali Bei 65, 08013 Barcelona, Spain
+34 932 47 68 31
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12:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 00:00
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Saudi Arabia
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4 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered noddles with sea food There was not much of sea food actually The taste is good not great but not bad and cheap There was an indian waiter staring at us in a weird way but overall it was a nice experience !

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Thank ahmedimu
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You eat a lot and the food is good. You eat what you pay. Great After a Long day walking around the city. Recommended.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's my favourite place to organise dinners with colleagues from work. There are plenty of tasty dishes to choose from and the total price is acceptable even for the ones on a budget. The place does not have much of an etnic decoration and is often crowded (so thus quite noisy). Still I would give this restaurant a higher note... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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82 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When food is this reasonably priced, you lower your expectations. We were pleasantly surprised by the flavor (garlic-infused white rice?) and quantities. Though it takes us 20 minutes to drive here (We are on the other side of the city) we will definitely come again.

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Leiden, The Netherlands
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33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

We visited this restaurant 2 times is January 2017, our comments - # Very fresh Chinese food, with veg and non-veg options. # Portions are large, and prices are quite affordable. You can have full meal in less than 10 euros. # Service is very fast, so do not order a lot if you do not want to waste food.... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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131 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

This is the type of restaurant you would walk by as does not look anything special. But thanks to other reviewers it is definitely worth a visit if you want good basic Chinese food at good value prices. The place is clean but not fancy more in style with a basic cafe. However it was clean and the service was... More 

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Thank ye12013
Barcelona, Spain
2 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

The only reason why this is Chinese food, is because they use soy sauce and tons of MSG to make their bland and unimaginative dishes seem slightly palpable; of course only if you drink enough water to not die of dehydration and high blood pressure because of the ridiculous amount of salt. The food is completely flavorless. For example, the... More 

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Thank botond22
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

The restaurant was small and cosy, even though it was crowded the employees were fast and friendly, liked the food - actually we ordered too much and had the rest as takeout.

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Thank الجوهره م
London, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

The food here is OK, but not great by a long shot. The service was average, but it's not worth going out of your way for this place. I found the food to not be very flavoursome, though we ordered dishes to share and I noticed a lot of people eating there were having the noodle soups, so maybe that... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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148 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

Although Spanish food is delicious, this restaurant was one of my favourites during my visit to Barcelona. I am not sure whether the food is authentically Chinese because I had not come across some of the dishes anywhere else but they tasted delicious.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ali Bei 65, 08013 Barcelona, Spain
  • Location: Europe  >  Spain  >  Catalonia  >  Province of Barcelona  >  Barcelona>  > Eixample
  • Neighbourhood: Eixample
  • Phone Number: +34 932 47 68 31
Description
Telefono 932 47 68 31http://11870.com/pro/chen-ji-restaurante

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Staying in Eixample

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Eixample
Passing through the glorious Plaça Catalunya, you enter the newer city district of Eixample, literally translated as “extension,” which immediately becomes recognisable by its more spacious streets and elegant atmosphere. The main artery of this sizable district, Passeig de Gracia, is lined with high-end international designer stores. Not to be outdone, the glitz and glamour of this zone is perhaps best exemplified by the comfortable and lavish five-star hotels that flank the divine and modernistic buildings from some of the world’s most recognised architects such as Gaudi and Montaner.
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