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China Sea

Al Maktoum Rd, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+971 4 295 9816
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good55%
  • Average3%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
29 Dec 2017
“Very good food”
29 Aug 2017
“Value for money!”
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Chinese, Asian
Al Maktoum Rd, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 29 December 2017

Visit here was well worth the trip. You will read other reviews describing difficulty communicating with staff. Experience was a very helpful and friendly staff. Menus arrive with English description and they have a wall of dish photos (refer to our pictures). Open, glass enclosed...More

Thank JC-Meg
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Always wanted to try and we did finally. It's not flash, no alcohol, just honest good tasting chinese food, served and cooked by Chinese. Restaurant was busy, mainly Chinese people ... a good sign! We'' be back very soon!

Thank Andy L
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Service was not so good at China sea and chinese food is good over here. Great dumplings and seafood soup.

Thank satwiktotaller
Reviewed 5 October 2015

This was awful! The staff speaks really poor english so it is impossible to ask questions if you want to add/remove something in a dish. It did'nt seem like the waitress had control(even though there were not many guest at the moment) i got my...More

Thank Cathrine H
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Went to China Sea with Chinese friends. My dishes were excellent, great dumplings, and the Chinese were happy with seafood and veg dishes. Food hot right off stove, fresh juices. Great night. Large menu selection.

Thank JeffreyK
Reviewed 10 July 2015

Being of Chinese origin, I know Chinese food well and this is one of the best I have been to, not just in Dubai, but in the world. The authenticity is remarkable and you could literally lift this place from Dubai and place this in...More

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Reviewed 16 May 2015 via mobile

Firstly i would like to appreciate the staff who was served us, i dont remember her name due they put number instead of name on to their name tag. Mainly the staff and the customer are chinese and what was made us fun is they...More

Thank aris s
Reviewed 24 April 2015

Easy to find, a stones' throw from Clock Tower, and with fabulously garish exterior décor. There's usually a small crowd outside smoking, for a further aid to locating one of the best Chinese restaurants in Dubai, and the best value bar none. First visit was...More

Thank David P
Reviewed 6 April 2015

It was hard to believe this place could be any good when I saw it from the outside, considering the location especially. But this place is totally worth coming to Deira from anywhere in Dubai because you can't find better Chinese food! Super cheap and...More

Thank Anya V
Reviewed 6 February 2015

Authentic Chinese food for a mainly Chinese clientele. Service is a bit grumpy but we'll go again to try the seafood which looked awesome.

Thank Rob M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Delivery, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Al Maktoum Rd, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
  • Location: Middle East  >  United Arab Emirates  >  Emirate of Dubai  >  Dubai
  • Phone Number: +971 4 295 9816
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