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Middle Kingdom

86 Princess Street, Manchester M1 6NG, England
+44 161 228 7060
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
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“kidney” (2 reviews)
“hot pot” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
86 Princess Street, Manchester M1 6NG, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

the food itself is good, typical chinese style cooking, may not suit everyone's palate though. however the place itself was very cold when we went because of the power cut due to the extreme cold weather recently. so they have to close the place to...More

Thank Agoh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I came here on the back of a recommendation. It was hard to find (scaffold and hoarding covers outside not their fault mind you). But I was disappointed. I was always of the understanding that Manchester is to Chinese food as Glasgow is to Indian...More

Thank MysticMilo
Reviewed 2 February 2018

In Manchester to complete a course and exam so didn't have time to eat out due to nightly course work. I was staying at ibis and this restaurant is just across the road. I ordered a sweet and sour chicken and egg fried rice to...More

1  Thank mamma46mias
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

Visited on a cold damp midweek evening so no great surprise that the place was almost deserted so not much of a buzz. The food, however, was great and reminded me of meals in China. When the dishes arrived we realised we had over-ordered as...More

Thank Travlintone
Reviewed 27 October 2017

There were many Chinese restaurants to choose from in this part of Manchester, given that we were in China Town! However as a tourist they all looked the same and had similar prices so we referred to TripAdvisor and were not disappointed. At the moment...More

Thank 49sunshine
Reviewed 2 October 2017

There were only a few people in there when we went on a Saturday afternoon, so I can't comment on teh atmosphere but the food was gorgeous and the staff attentive and friendly. Will definitely return.

1  Thank Peter E
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Middle Kingdom is my favourite Chinese restaurant in Manchester. it serves authentic Sichuan food, really spicy and numbing. The price is very friendly to students, and low to the portion! It took me over two years to discover it though. Its location isn't easy to...More

Thank YR X
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent food, service & atmosphere. They altered a dish to make it vegan for me and gave me lots of options. There was no difficulty in finding vegan food.

Thank Loly1979
Reviewed 15 June 2017

With quite short notice I brought a party of 8 late on a Monday night and we got incredible service. We got extra mains dishes, fast courteous service and the food tasted great. I've eaten plenty of Chinese food - including in China and Hong...More

Thank SarGG2013
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Amazing food and service - Hot & Sour soup the best in Manchester if not in UK. Please open a branch in my home town Windsor.

Thank Kanwar S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86 Princess Street, Manchester M1 6NG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: +44 161 228 7060
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