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China Essence

2 Scotland Road, Carnforth LA5 9JY, England
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
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“noodle dish” (2 reviews)
“beef” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2 Scotland Road, Carnforth LA5 9JY, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I always used to use the Chinese next door, thus opened a while ago and we thought we would give it try, we have never looked back. I have had countless meals takeaway and eat in and have never found fault with any of them....More

Thank Hayley H
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Got a takeaway from here Monday evening and have never been so ill after!! I got sweet and sour tofu with egg fried rice. The tofu was EXTREMELY chewy and indigestible and the sauce was thin and tasteless. I believe it was the rice that...More

1  Thank Vanessa K
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This is our takeaway place of choice as we have ordered from here many, many times over the years. The food is made fresh, in front of your eyes if you don't order through. Consistently spot on, very talented chef, friendly husband and wife team...More

Thank Poppy W
Reviewed 3 October 2017

a group of 14 for a buffet meal. the service prompt and staff pleasant and capable. they asked if anyone wanted anymore dishes a number of times. Water was brought without asking. Good variety of dishes. Food hot. Vegetarian no problem. Busy for a Monday...More

Thank Heathermaureen2016
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Staying overnight locally we did an internet search for a Chinese restaurant and this came highly recommended. So a table was booked for our family of 6 and despite arriving on time - it was a good 15 mins before our drink order was taken...More

Thank SUDON66
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Best chinese in carnforth. Really tasty chinese cuisine! There were 5 of us in total and we all ordered different things, took about 20 mins to cook which was great and all our food was tasty ! Much prefer this place to the other chinese...More

Thank Melissa S
Reviewed 31 May 2017

This is a family fav of ours never disappointed , friendly staff , good value, sometimes have to ring a few times to get through

Thank amy2662
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Just phone up an order if you want to have a change to the meal nothing is a problem.eating is a great experience as they have speicals not on menu

Thank gdog48
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Ordered a takeaway for 7:30 by 8pm it was in the bin. The worst Chinese takeaway we have ever had!! That is saying something as we have ate Chinese all over the country and this is very easy to call it the worst!! Cheese and...More

Thank Tracelg79
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

This place is a hidden gem. We were lucky to have found it while staying nearby. Very friendly and fast service. The food was hot, tasty and also looked very appealing. If you're looking for a good chinese in the area, look no further. We...More

Thank Ryan T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Scotland Road, Carnforth LA5 9JY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Lancaster District  >  Carnforth
Amazing chinese take away, I'd love to add a review.
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