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Michael Wan's Mandarin Cantonese Restaurant

27 Clifton Street, Blackpool FY1 1JD, England
+44 1253 622687
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Overview
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lemon chicken” (34 reviews)
“prawn crackers” (53 reviews)
“spring rolls” (38 reviews)
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
27 Clifton Street, Blackpool FY1 1JD, England
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1 - 10 of 1,654 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We were late for our booking, due to our taxi letting us down. We called ahead though and they just pushed our booking back 30 minutes - No trouble. We had a banquet menu and were able to swap one of the mains with another...More

Thank CerianandDavid
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Well this was our second visit and we were not disappointed. The staff were attentive despite being busy and we didn't feel rushed. We had the early bird menu and the food was fantastic and plenty of it. I highly recommend booking as once again...More

Thank jnjude
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was our first visit to Michael wan restaurant for me and the wife and was recommended by family as I am a huge Chinese lover. This did not disappoint, the service was excellent, Paula made sure we had everything we needed whilst the kitchen...More

Thank Leigh W
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We have made the annual trip to Blackpool for the last 5 years and love Chinese food. Michael Wan’s Manderin has been our favourite since our first visit and we make a point of visiting it every time we stay. This year we even booked...More

2  Thank RacWeb
blkman1, General Manager at Michael Wan's Mandarin Cantonese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for coming back to see us on your regular trips to Blackpool, this unfortunate situation could have been avoided if you'd just told us in advance about your unusual allergy. If you'd taken a fraction of the time it took to write this...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Really good early bird menu, bit cheeky that they charge for prawn crackers, most Chinese give them free, also wasn’t an option to add on duck to the early birdMore

1  Thank thetravellinggem
blkman1, General Manager at Michael Wan's Mandarin Cantonese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi, thanks for your review, glad you enjoyed the early bird menu. You're more than welcome to add duck, it's listed at the bottom of the early bird menu and is a £3 additional charge :-) You could also order 1/4 or 1/2 crispy duck...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

On a wee couples getaway, my fiancé and I were highly recommended this chinese for a meal! We phoned to book in the afternoon and got a table no problem! On arrival, our table was ready and we sat down with fresh prawn crackers and...More

1  Thank Kirsteen J
blkman1, General Manager at Michael Wan's Mandarin Cantonese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks so much for your review and recommendation, great to hear you enjoyed dining with us :-) Hope you will come back and see us again soon. Team Mandarin

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Proprietors lovely. Made an effort to make us feel welcome even though they were busy. Probably the best of it's kind we've had in this country. Had our very tired toddler with us, who took the opportunity to stretch out on the comfy seating after...More

Thank kbcarrick
blkman1, General Manager at Michael Wan's Mandarin Cantonese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks so much for your review and recommendation. Great to hear you enjoyed your food and our team looked after you. Noted about the extra bar person, we'll do our best to get extra cover for busier times :-) We'll look forward to welcoming you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here with no reservation a party of 6 people in the hope on a Saturday they would squeeze us in, it was very busy but within 5 minutes they had managed to get us a table. The service was fabulous and the food...More

Thank daisy R
blkman1, General Manager at Michael Wan's Mandarin Cantonese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Daisy, Thanks for coming to dine with us, we're glad we could fit you in and pleased to hear you enjoyed your meals. Hope to see you again on your next visit to Blackpool :-) Team Mandarin

Reviewed 1 week ago

If i want a Chinese restaurant in Blackpool centre, this is the one, very friendly staff, couldn't do enough to please, food was 1st class and would now not visit another in town unless something drastic happens.

Thank Warren B
blkman1, General Manager at Michael Wan's Mandarin Cantonese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks Warren, that's great to hear. Hope to see you again soon :-) Team Mandarin

Reviewed 1 week ago

We have visited this restaurant around 2-3 years ago, but boy has it changed (and not for the better). I should have realised it was not going to be a good night when we had confusion over the telephone booking I had made (should have...More

Thank Richard O
blkman1, General Manager at Michael Wan's Mandarin Cantonese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Our response below is a copy&paste from our Facebook reply: Dear Mr Otter, following your review we have talked to all of our staff involved and reviewed our CCTV footage. Firstly, and most importantly, we would like to apologise for the length of time you...More

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Samantha O
3 July 2017|
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Response from PHatgaz | Property representative |
Hi Samantha, yes we now have a specific vegan menu.
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robert6969429
17 March 2017|
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Response from blkman1 | Property representative |
yes they are Robert, but please do bear in mind towards later in the evening, we do have plenty of birthdays and celebration and we are unable to always control the language customers might use when they had a few drinks
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dennistheblue
29 November 2016|
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Response from PHatgaz | Property representative |
You're best to call the restaurant to book on +44 (0)1253 622687 If nobody is able to answer the phone leave a message and they will call you back to confirm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:15
Monday
17:30 - 22:45
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:45
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:45
Thursday
17:30 - 22:45
12:00 - 13:45
Friday
12:00 - 13:45
17:30 - 23:45
Saturday
12:00 - 13:45
17:30 - 23:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Clifton Street, Blackpool FY1 1JD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Blackpool
  • Phone Number: +44 1253 622687
  • E-mail
Description
Lancashire-based Michael Wan's Mandarin was established in 1961. The purveyor of Cantonese cuisine is lauded as "superb," "fantastic," "delicious and consistent," with "fabulous food," by the critics on TripAdvisor, landing it a spot as one of the top 10 Chinese restaurants in the UK based on customer reviews. Signature dishes include Twice Cooked Pork, Gon Siu Crispy Beef and Huan San Fish and Tofu Stew.
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