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Gigi Gao's Favourite Authentic Chinese

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18-23 Anchor Court | Victoria Quay, Maritime, Swansea SA1 3XA, Wales
+44 1792 653300
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“dumplings” (33 reviews)
“cucumber salad” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
Asian, Healthy, Chinese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
18-23 Anchor Court | Victoria Quay, Maritime, Swansea SA1 3XA, Wales
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staying in Swansea for 3 nights so took in a Chinese restaurant. This was good quality food, although the atmosphere was a trifle barn-like - high ceilings and a strange layout of tables. However, food wise it was very good. shrimp dumplings, griddled chicken, salty...More

Thank geofflancs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’m not usually a fan of Chinese restaurants in the UK. But Gigi Gao’s establishment is a cut above. This is authentic north China cuisine at its best. Wholesome, healthy cooking, eschewing cheats like MSG. Fresh, flavoursome dishes, well presented and warm friendly service. I...More

Thank DrumondBase
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We all had the set menu for two including the duck pancakes and, a dish we had not had before, garlic broccoli. The broccoli was a revelation!!! I have never eaten so much of a vegetable, it was delicious! The set selection was tasty and...More

Thank tealover111
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for tea on Friday and the service was fantastic! And the place had a real ambience about it! I loved the food and loved trying all the different authentic Chinese dishes - however my partner who very much likes the 'british' Chinese...More

Thank Hannah C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely restaurant, lovely atmosphere & staff. My husband and I had a 2 course meal each, the food was plentiful and arrived quickly. I just wish I had room for dessert!

Thank Amber T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We (a group of six people) had a really enjoyable dinner in Gigi Gao's. We were all positively surprised by the high quality food that were far more closer to original Chinese recipes than normally found outside China.

Thank Mikael F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've been looking for a good Chinese restaurant in Swansea and we think we've found it. (We would give Gigi Gao's a 5 except for a few tiny problems - nothing major- in the loo.) We had lunch and ordered one of the well planned...More

2  Thank Polly D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I visited here last night with my partner. We was visiting from out of town and was looking for somewhere to eat. After finding Gigi’s on trip advisor we decided to give it a go. Sooo glad we did! The food was amazing, especially the...More

Thank Kimmi1987
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The first time you visit this restaurant you have to learn how it works. You need to order more dishes than in the bog standard Chinese and you will get them brought to you in quick succession. This may be a surprise and you will...More

Thank blue43moon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just had a lovely evening food fabulous as always and was pleased to here they have won an award recently will definitely be visiting soon congratulations.

Thank David M
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Questions & Answers
17 February 2018|
Response from KarenFairweather | Reviewed this property |
Have a look at their website and email them to ask them about your dietary needs. Its a lovely restaurant and very tasty food.
25 November 2017|
Response from S2H0 | Property representative |
Hi Fedy, Thanks for your enquiry. No Gigi Gao's Favourite Authentic Chinese is not a buffet restaurant as such. It prides itself on cooking everything fresh as an a la carte restaurant. The quality is important to us and as... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$40
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18-23 Anchor Court | Victoria Quay, Maritime, Swansea SA1 3XA, Wales
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Wales  >  Southern Wales  >  Swansea County  >  Swansea
  • Phone Number: +44 1792 653300
  • E-mail
Award Winning Authentic Chinese Cuisine - Gigi Gao's Favourite Authentic Chinese was awarded The Best Oriental Restaurant in Wales in April 2018 by The Golden Chopsticks Awards 2018 in Mayfair, London. Appreciate all our great customers' support in last 3 year! Welcome you friends visit : A place for you to enjoy something different, special even unique! Authentic & healthy Chinese food! Traditional Chinese atmosphere! A place making your parties a special and unforgettable memories! Have you been to China yet? Have a small China experience, welcome! Gigi's team looking forward to seeing you! We try our best provide a great experience!
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