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The Shanghai Restaurant

4 Hoole Road, Chester CH2 3NH, England
+44 1244 342888
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“crispy duck” (12 reviews)
“prawn crackers” (10 reviews)
“spring rolls” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4 Hoole Road, Chester CH2 3NH, England
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Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

My mother in laws favourite restaurant. She is in a wheel chair, as soon as the staff saw us approaching a young male brought out a mobile ramp without us asking. The service inside was superb and the food excellent. The staff sorted a cake...More

Thank SteveG6490GT
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Visited as a couple, we were given a friendly welcome and shown immediately to our pre-booked table in a very busy dining room. We ordered a nice bottle of wine and Chinese beer which came quickly and decided on the set banquet. The starting platter...More

1  Thank 1955andrew
Reviewed 11 September 2017

I've been going to the Shanghai in Chester for many, many years. It's invariably our 'go to' choice for a family evening out. My Mum absolutely loves it, and always requests a visit there for her birthday. She's 92 on 18 Sep and we'll be...More

Thank 472elizabetho
Reviewed 11 September 2017

My Sister, Brother in Law and myself have eaten here on a couple of occasions, and rate it very highly. Not always easy to telephone a booking, but perseverance pays off. Authentic Chinese cuisine, and well served. The set meals (for three etc.,) are very...More

Thank Brian W
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Try it if you want good food.Good service and a pleasant atmosphere Why go elsewhere in Chester What more can I say

Thank Jane O
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

The best Chinese we've ever had! The staff were really friendly and accommodating...we had our 5 yr old daughter and new born with us. Food was delicious and good sized portions. It was a one off visit whist staying at the Hilton, but I would...More

Thank Evoman6
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

This is a simple review. The food was excellent, the service was excellent and we would would definitely recommend this restaurant.

Thank beano14
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

We chose one of the banquets which is a set meal that you choose how many people you would like it for and it was fantastic. There was a good amount of food and a great variety which allowed you to try a selection of...More

Thank steph_543212345
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Based on previous reviews we were so glad it was only a few minutes walk from where we were staying. Although it was a Saturday night and therefore there were 2 sittings of which we were on the first, we didn't feel too rushed. Having...More

Thank Liam L
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Five of us visted for dinner. We were welcomed by a friendly waitress and immediately shown to our table. The service was excellent and the staff helpful. The food was delicious and well presented. A bit on the expensive side but well worth it. Definitely...More

Thank Penbay2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Hoole Road, Chester CH2 3NH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Chester
  • Phone Number: +44 1244 342888
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