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My Shanghai At The Cannon Inn

Coast Road, North Shields, England
+44 191 296 6112
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (16 reviews)
“duck” (22 reviews)
“noodles” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Coast Road, North Shields, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For a buffet Chinese the food atMy Shanghai is very good I am always impressed with the green lip muscles inn a buffet restaurant. Friendly place and great for all the family

Thank Shaun3973
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent. friendly attentive self service buffet. Starters, main and dessert all with plenty of choice. Can visit the buffet as many times as you wish with no restrictions. Drinks of all kinds available

Thank dianeblackham
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Had food there Tonight after a long journey and not surprised the food is basic with lots of choices but tasteless. I can cook myself so I know food well and this was disappointing. The staff were friendly but food was rubbish.

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

We visited for the lunchtime menu. Food was average and limited puddings. I would return but only for the evening menu, only real gripe was how cold the restaurant was. Diners were all sat in winter coats. Its november guys, time to stick the heating...More

Thank EmR017
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Visited here with friends at the weekend. The food was ok but nothing to write home about. Produce seemed quite cheap. I would rather pay a little more for better quality chicken etc. The desserts were a bit poor as the custard, banana mouse etc...More

Thank TRIX373
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Food was cold Overcooked and not fresh Not a good selection of food as it was kept back for the more expensive buffet Not impressed

Thank markfairley
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

I've visited this buffet self-serve all-you-can-eat restaurant 7 or 8 times and always had a good time. The food is fresh, well prepared and tasty. The price is very reasonable: there is a set charge per person which varies between the afternoon and evening. It...More

Thank Lynette54uk
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

It was my first visit and after reading reviews i was unsure of what to expect. I found the restaurant to be clean with good decor and well set out, although some tables are too close together for my liking. I found the staff to...More

1  Thank Gemma M
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Great place food very nice staff lovely very clean plenty choice too will be back .we were very impressed .

Thank haz12alf
Reviewed 17 September 2017

food was cold, had a funny taste was not as described. there was no customer service will not be going back to be ripped off by 17 quid to be throwing up all the way home

2  Thank lynn w
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Questions & Answers
13 January 2017|
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Response from Karen B | Reviewed this property |
They are the same as lunchtime
24 October 2016|
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Response from Sheila M | Reviewed this property |
sorry i can't be of help
23 October 2016|
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Response from Steve A | Reviewed this property |
yes they have gluten free oprions
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Coast Road, North Shields, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  North Shields
  • Phone Number: +44 191 296 6112
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