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Shanghai Shanghai Chinese Restaurant

15 Goose Gate, Nottingham NG1 1FE, England
+44 115 958 4688
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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12:00 - 23:00 Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
15 Goose Gate, Nottingham NG1 1FE, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited for the first time with my wife. Food ok staff so miserable.Why o why dont staff here enjoy the experience of serving and making customers feel at ease and enjoy the experience. All staff leaned against a wall waiting for the next customer. One...More

Thank johnab
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Visited again last weekend with friends to challenge them to let go of teir inhibitions. Got them to try my new favourite dish, Beef and Ox tripe with Chilli and peanuts. Delicious.

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 30 May 2018

I live nearby and have cycled past this restaurant many times, it always seems busy and popular with Chinese people. Last night I popped in alone for a bite to eat. I asked two Chinese lads sitting next to me for advice they suggested the...More

Thank andy186402
Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Really tasty food, so much more than your local Chinese takeaway. I can only assume more authentic too! We spent a little bit more than we would than getting a Chinese take away at home, but the food was so delicious that I think it’s...More

Thank g_devz
Reviewed 10 May 2018

Most of the food was fried in the same fat so cross contamination would be a big issue. The food available was kept in trays under heat lamps and not covered so only Luke warm. The foods I was told was very salty.

1  Thank SADJACK
Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed a delicious Chinese meal with a group of friends. It’s a restaurant for Chinese people really so westerners might want to ask for help choosing off the menu Everything we ate was delicious and huge portions!!! Also very reasonable price. We had two alcoholic...More

1  Thank JenGNotts
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

First visit with friends to a Chinese in a long time couldn't shake off the feeling that we were in a pub but honestly had the set menu and couldn't fault it give this place a shot and you'll not be surprised

Thank Mattyjones21t
Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

Beginning to like this place. Albeit because of a few dishes. One of them is a moorish chicken in garlic and a hot spicy beef soup. As always in a Chinese establishment the staff are not known for being friendly or helpful. However as they...More

Thank Traveller_Steve_Ling
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

We visited here with our asian friend for Chinese New year and we had a great time! We ordered a huge selection and everything was tasty, hot and fresh! He loved the food saying how authentic it was and we'd definitely go back. Yum.

Thank Cris W
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Went into Shanghai Shanghai on the spur, craving for a good lunch meal. The staff seemed friendly enough, but we were eventually rushed into making decisions on food despite saying that we were not ready yet. The menu was beyond confusing, the staggering amount of...More

Thank FoodMansKnow
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Goose Gate, Nottingham NG1 1FE, England (Formerly Shanghai Blues)
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Nottingham
  • Phone Number: +44 115 958 4688
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Shanghai Shanghai Chinese Restaurant & Bar has just recently opened a branch here in Nottingham! We quickly became one of the most popular Chinese Restaurant in the Nottingham. Our restaurant is situated at the heart of Nottingham’s city centre, we are conveniently located; just within walking distance from the Victoria Shopping Centre, the Lace Market and Nottingham’s premier "TrentFM Arena" complex. We are also minutes by car from the Nottingham Trent Univerity(Clifton Campus and Beeston).The Cuisine here is traditional Cantonese style, typical of what you would find in Hong Kong. We are frequented by many of the local families. We are widely regarded as the best Chinese restaurant for the Chinese in the East Midlands. Our Menu has over 250 dishes, as well as a wide range of drink and wine list. We are also very pround to bring out over a wide varity of authentic hot and spicy Sichuan cuisine, specifically designed to the Mainland Chinese Taste. You would expect to find all your favourite dishes, ranging from the Sweet & Sours and Sizzlers to live seafood such as Lobster, Crabs & Scallops. The menu is widely seen as being the largest in England. The philosophy here has always been to try and cater for all the customer’s taste and demands.
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