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Chung Ying Garden


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner

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Chung Ying Garden is one of the largest and most popular Chinese Restaurant in the Midlands. Established since 1987Genuine Cantonese cuisine, recommended by most good food guidesWalking distances to: * "New Street” Railway station & City Centre * Hippodrome, Alexandra and Old Rep theatres * BullRing & MailBox (Iconic shopping) * Radisson Blu Hotel/Beetham Tower * Arcadian Centre (nightlife central) * Circus Casino & Oceana NightclubExtensive menu and vegetarian options. Children welcome
US$18 - US$74
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Chinese, Asian
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
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All reviews dim sum spare ribs duck sweet and sour chicken fried squid sea bass king prawns fries chinese food chinese families set meal chinese quarter hippodrome theatre extensive menu been coming here for years sister restaurant pre theatre meal
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Reviewed 21 December 2018

My favourite Chinese in Birmingham has closed. The website states shut for refurbishment, so rang the Chung Ying Cantonese their sister restaurant and was told that it is closed indefinitely. Such a shame, it has been there for years and never failed to deliver a...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank ahawky
Reviewed 13 December 2018 via mobile

Phoned up to book a table, but they couldn't take a booking. Struggled through Birmingham traffic to find it closed for refurbishment. Wish they had told me during the phone call.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank laitang
Reviewed 27 October 2018

Good food, shame the portions are so big, I feel like food is wasted. Service quite good, good atmosphere, the waiter was singing Happy Birthday to someone.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Pammypolly
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Had a nice Dim Sum lunch with my brother's family. The prices were reasonable and the food was delicious.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Ko948
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

I went along with my hubby for dinner when we have holiday at Birmingham. We ordered 3 dishes (satay beef,deep fried squid and fried vegetable), a bowl of rice and coca cola. All foods served were cold and the rice was hard and only coke...More

Date of visit: December 2017
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Reviewed 28 July 2018

Authentic Chinese (Cantonese) restaurant in the heart of Birmingham - a good, extensive menu. I had a varied selection of Dim Sum with a Xiaoting Beer. I am used to eating in London's Chinatown and had a Chinese wife - so I am well-schooled in...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Grafter54
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

Nothing special. Prefers few dishes and before you know it...£78. Taste was average and nothing special. Will try others places

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank chonkie1976
Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

Chung Ying serves authentic Chinese food. They have a long menu including large variety of meals. Service is Chinese and English. Fast service. Delicious food.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank BeachStone2C
Reviewed 13 May 2018

There was confusion over booking which is never a good start. But it was fine and we got a seat. Then there was confusion over a set menu order but we did get money off. I had a seperate meal to the set menu which...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank BazRex
Reviewed 5 April 2018

We came here with literally 50 minutes to spare before curtain up at the Alexandra Theatre. We had Set Meal A- DELUXE- £42.00 For 2 People. Starters: Aromatic Duck with Pancakes instead of Yuk Shung for an additional £4.00 extra. Mains: Sizzling Fillet of Beef...More

Date of visit: March 2018
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Helen A
8 October 2018|
Response from Helen A |
Do you offer halal meat ?
23 November 2017|
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Response from William W | Property representative |
Hi Donna. Our staff do not wear traditional Chinese outfits during service. However, we often get involved with Birmingham-based events where traditional outfits are worn and traditional dances etc. are performed.
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