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5 avenue Georges Clemenceau, 59300, Valenciennes, France
+33 3 27 43 78 09
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

I really loved the feeling you get when you sit in this cute small restaurant. It feels like being at someones house and they cook the best food all by themselves!! It is incredibly yummy ! I love it. Plus, they have VEGAN food.. which is a miracle for a country such as france !

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

A very small restaurant that resides almost in the heart of Valenciennes. I was the first to enter this evening and that's for me always a doubt: should I go or not! Well it has not disappointed me at all. Friendly welcome by the owner and more than happy to translate the menu. Lovely food, well prepared in small dishes... More 

Thank Plastik88
Mankoufu, Directeur général at MANKOUFU, responded to this review

Hi dear client and thank you for you kind advise! Yes, you are right, our noddles bar is a bit small, so it can be quickly full of people ! We are happy to hear you enjoyed our food, because I clearly remember your wife is a chinese woman! Hope to see you again! Best regards ! More 

Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
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80 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

We just wanted a snack and came across this place by accident, the waiter/owner was very good to explain the menu and the set menu options to us. We opted for the set menu of 6 gyoza (as we know them in the UK), 2 spring rolls and rice. They are all home made and delicious. The set menu also... More 

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Greenville, South Carolina, United States
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24 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Its very hard to find vegan/vegie friendly food around here. I am on a business trip and am a vegetarian. Needless tosay, iv had a very tough time finding food I can eat. Especially in a language I cant speak. The staff here was super nice! helped me understand the menu and I was able to have a great meal!... More 

2 Thank Brandon K
Mankoufu, Directeur général at MANKOUFU, responded to this review

Thank you sir for your kind advise and to give the opportunity to everybody to know that we are vegan/vegie friendly ! best regards and see you soon ! More 

La Tranche sur Mer, France
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2015

Having read all the good reviews on tripadvisor and having a craving for Chinese food I sent my husband here. I was sadly disappointed, the noodles in chicken soup were very bland and the chicken brochettes reminded me of the hideous curries I used to cook as a student, meat + curry powder + zero finesse, I failed to finish... More 

1 Thank Maman-de-Tilly
Mankoufu, Propriétaire at MANKOUFU, responded to this review

Dear Madam, Thank you for the advice you have deposited on tripadvisor! I am sorry that our meals was unable to satisfy you, but, as you conclude yourself with acuity, "it's no doubt a matter of taste." Obviously, all tastes are in nature, and I am convinced that our cook can not satisfy the palate of everybody. However, there has... More 

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Reviewed 14 March 2015

Fantastic little restaurant. Lovely owner and waitress. Brilliant fresh food. Well worth a trip to Valenciennes.

Thank Francesca C
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25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 September 2014 via mobile

A simple and small restaurant where you can eat fresh-cooked noodle. Every time I go there (mostly late in the evening around 21:30-22:00 which is really late for a restaurant in the city) the owner kindly prepare me a special "vegan dish" which is not officially on his menu card. His knowledge of chinese culture and cooking is always a... More 

2 Thank Simon B
Valenciennes, France
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 June 2014 via mobile

This is our 3rd Time to taste Barbecue and Pain Farci in Mankoufu Bar. They are all very nice and delicious.We enjoy every moment here. Furthermore . It's easier for us to communicate with them in English. Merci à Mankoufu Bar

Thank Olivia707
Valenciennes, France
1 review
Reviewed 10 June 2014

It is very good bar and easy to find out. Many kinds of food can be able to satisfy your flavor. There's noodles has some Chinese flavor which mixs fresh scent and a little bit spicy. And it is a big amazing thing that the boss with two doctor degree is a teacher.

2 reviews
Reviewed 27 May 2014 via mobile

a very friendly kind owner。good job,老法。 food is delicious

Thank wang h

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$16
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 avenue Georges Clemenceau, 59300, Valenciennes, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Hauts-de-France  >  Nord  >  Valenciennes
  • Phone Number: +33 3 27 43 78 09

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?