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“Best Chinese food in Edinburgh.”

China Town Restaurant - Edinburgh
Ranked #409 of 2,527 Restaurants in Edinburgh
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$32 - US$45
Cuisines: Chinese
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Restaurant details
Dining options: After-hours, Delivery, Reservations
Neighbourhood: West End
Description: This award-winning Cantonese restaurant on Atholl Place stands out on the Edinburgh restaurant scene for its chic dining room and contemporary cuisine. China Town is renowned for its sleek interior – which features chocolate brown walls decorated with antique Chinese musical instruments, silk curtains and LED lights. Popular for stylish parties, formal family get-togethers and special celebrations, China Town has earned an excellent reputation for its innovative cuisine. Seafood dishes are the kitchen's specialty, and you can order scallops, sea bass and halibut steamed with garlic and spring onions or stir-fried with black bean sauce. Head Chef Thomas Chan is happy to create bespoke dishes on request, and his acclaimed menu is complimented by a diverse wine list.
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
12 reviews
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“Best Chinese food in Edinburgh.”
Reviewed 6 August 2014

1st class food every time, great service, best Chinese restaurant in Edinburgh. Very friendly staff who cannot do enough for you. Would definitely recommend this restaurant.

  • Visited August 2014
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1 Thank Janet S
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  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
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English first
Brisbane, Australia
Level 6 Contributor
227 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
“Good chinese”
Reviewed 4 August 2014

After being away on holidays for 2 months eating in pubs and nice restaurants also just felt like Chinese
Looked up trip advisor for suggestions for somewhere near where we were staying
Chinatown was excellent
Very stylish interior and friendly professional staff
Food was very very good and plentiful and reasonably priced
Will go back because we are in edinburough a week and enjoyed it so much

  • Visited August 2014
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1 Thank nonna54
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EDINBURGH
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169 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
“Great carry out”
Reviewed 29 July 2014

We could not be bothered going out and we ordered a take away.

It was the best we have ever had, the food tasted like it would in the restaurant and it was also delivered hot.

Will order agin when we not in a rush to go out.

  • Visited July 2014
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Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Really good!”
Reviewed 2 July 2014 via mobile

Family came here for dinner and it was super. Was recommended to us so thought we would try it. Wouldn't normally choose Chinese but it was lovely. Everything very well presented, staff very attentive and food was great.

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1 Thank Leanne1510
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
141 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
“Perfect”
Reviewed 25 June 2014

Enjoyed our meal,an excellent menu, staff attentive and helpful.We started with half a roast duck with pancakes plenty we shared this betwen four,the duck was succulent and there was no wastage .We each had a main course which we shared, all the meals were fresh and hot really delicious.
We will be back.

  • Visited June 2014
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2 Thank PLAYHOUSE068
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