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U Canteen

7 Heathcoat Street, Nottingham NG1 3AF, England
+44 115 837 3993
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good19%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“soup” (8 reviews)
“hor fun” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
7 Heathcoat Street, Nottingham NG1 3AF, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called in on a weekend evening. There’s only a few tables for diners and the front counter is busy with take outs so it’s a bit manic. However the turnover is pretty fast so we got a table quickly. There’s a very extensive menu, which...More

Thank citybluemoon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food i look forward to coming back with my friends absolutely delicious just a bit of a wait

Thank rosey1997bloom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this evening and were very impressed. Salt and pepper squid was great as was the duck. Great!

Thank 490pauly
Reviewed 28 September 2018

delicious food , affordable price and it is located in Hockley close to my work place. I try to come here once every other week for the wanton noodles.

Thank maplecyn
Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

We try to try different dishes when we visit here pretty much most weeks but there are a few dishes we always have to have! The family style bean curd is amazing! As vegetarians with a love for freshly prepared food this place ticks all...More

Thank Louise S
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

I am not a big fan of Chinese food but this restaurant is just different. I go pretty much every week. Great variety of dishes at a very good price. A must go

1  Thank darioo539
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

We visited on the basis of the high ranking on TripAdvisor and the restaurant certainly has its charms. Unpretentious, attentive service and tasty food. But...when you are vegetarians and order vegetable spring rolls you don’t expect to get meat ones. Hopefully a one-off error and,...More

Thank WantageDavid
Reviewed 17 August 2018

I read a few reviews before we went to this restaurant. However, the experience was disappointing. The food was prepared quite rough and felt like eating a school canteen food. Food tasted quite ordinary and the portion was not generous. With its casual setting and...More

Thank ypinwang
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

I didn't fancy european lunch so I popped in here on the off chance. I could see therenwas an english and a chinese menu so I pointed to the chinese one and left it to recommendation. After soup followed by tofu and fish with vegetables...More

1  Thank Adele C
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Attended cousin’s graduation so thought I’d try to find an authentic Chinese eateries and this was it! About 12 mins walk from NTU law school. And well worth it (saw plenty of other options on the way there). Not many places serve what U Canteen...More

2  Thank Hunnipot
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4 April 2018|
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Response from Jasonvines77 | Reviewed this property |
It sells bottles of Chinese beer and wine also ,,,
6 March 2017|
Response from sunnyng88 | Reviewed this property |
No buffet lunch, their do some set dinners (soup & mains) for around £7 if I'm correct
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Heathcoat Street, Nottingham NG1 3AF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Nottinghamshire  >  Nottingham
  • Phone Number: +44 115 837 3993
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