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Lings on Kings

52 King Street, Southport PR8 1JX, England
+44 1704 530169
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good7%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“crispy duck” (43 reviews)
“ribs” (75 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
52 King Street, Southport PR8 1JX, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has it all. Fantastic food, a great host and for those inclined, karaoke. The service was speedy with the food tasting fresh. The host was attentive but not too much that it became a problem. Every time i visit Southport I will visit...More

Thank Mark L
Reviewed 1 week ago

went to lings on Tuesday 8th and was surprised to see how full it was, we were sat down and drink were with us within 5 mins. we ordered crispy duck and pancakes which was great then we had chilli lamb and Singapore noddles amazing....More

Thank serijkrut
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worst restauraunt I have ever been in...food disgusting my husband was vomiting all night ruined our anniversary...don't go!

2  Thank Nicola B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Attentive service for an 80th birthday celebration - involving 3 generations of diners. Staff happy to adapt main courses for food allergies in our party of 13. Recommend the sweet and sour fish as well as the crispy duck! Entertainment an added bonus. Thanks for...More

Thank Alan H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a lovely meal in this beautifully decorated restaurant. Food was excellent and the service perfect. The owner who serves you is a delight. We were given plenty of time to chose from the extensive menu and service was given with a smile. This restaurant...More

Thank 16,071,960
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my girlfriend went to Lings last night , straight away the welcoming was brilliant , Ling the lady who owns the place sat us down and we had a lovely chat as she took our drinks order and starters , we was served...More

Thank speakthetruthme
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here on the Sunday of the Open and what a fantastic night we had. As Chinese restaurant's go it doesn't get much better than this. The restaurant has a very authentic ambience and Ling & her staff are very welcoming. We had the £20...More

1  Thank Julie M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Although frequent customers, this evening we took 4 friends with us who hadn't previously been & again the food was amazing & service very friendly. Well done Ling & team you never disappoint & always provide superb food & a great atmosphere. Thank you for...More

Thank Gareth B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Eaten here a couple of times ...a hidden gem in Southport....if you are looking for a truly authentic Chinese ....great choice of menu ..just beautiful presentation .....staff and owner just delightful ....just a faultless experience ....will be going back asap 😀👍

Thank Christy999
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely wee restaurant we had barbecue ribs that were to die for our mains came piping hot and big portions the waiter called guy was brilliant very professional aways smiling and couldn't do enough for me and my mum had a great nite

Thank V8120AWbrendam
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Children would be welcomed and looked after here ! Ling or any member of staff I'm sure would be delighted to give you an extra plate or make a small meal for you ! Give it a try ! Highly recommended !
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$24
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 King Street, Southport PR8 1JX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Southport
  • Phone Number: +44 1704 530169
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