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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

You would expect the food to be amazing but I was wrong from my experience. Neat to see the area but just was not what I expected and I hope other meals in the area are good but ours liked flavor but would visit in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank rickyp591
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Definitely not like San Francisco or New York. A much smaller area than either of those two laces. The streets were well decorated to try and give you the Chinese experience but it just seemed to be all for show rather than getting immersed in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 699DavidE
Reviewed 5 days ago

It is tired and unloved. Chinatowns in major Cities should be vibrant, colourful, historically interesting and always inviting. This is not. Partially wheelchair accessible

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank RetiredWazza
Reviewed 6 days ago

if you are in london you have to go at least once to have dinner here .there are lots of restaurants to choose from

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Romina A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A trip to London is not complete without a visit to Chinatown. Looking to be nearby the theatre and looking for a bite we went into the no frills Kowloon Buffet and certainly had our fill with a good selection of foods on offer and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Steven C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been to several Chinatown areas in different places. This was probably my favorite. It had so many choices of authentic food (chains as well as small owner). The bakeries were amazing to peruse as well. Very friendly place.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A nice Chinese quarter in center of London . Chinese decoration . A lot of Chinese restaurants . Not to big , nice walk at day or night .

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Gidons51
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When visiting London this is a part in the center of the city which is nice to walk in to. Is it very special, no, not in my opinion. The stories about how great it is are a little overrated I would say.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank FORZA7777
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Take a walk through here day or night and there is always a great buzz about the area. Restaurant after restaurant, Chinese bakeries, supermarkets and not much else. However it makes for some lovely photo opportunities and the chance to decide where to eat.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank The_1st_Lady
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A pleasant vibrant area, with plenty of restaurants dashed everywhere. It's always very busy with tourists taking photos of this unique place. Evening is the time to visit, it's very colourful with mouth watering aromas of food.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank stevec607
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szonja261
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Response from Chrisbraxx | Reviewed this property |
“Wonkee’s” without a doubt ! You’ll love it.....really busy though...
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Hellen S
8 June 2018|
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Response from BTNHome | Reviewed this property |
Leceister Square is the closest, but other stations may be easier to get to depending on where you’re coming from. Our ultimate favourite restaurant in Chinatown is Orient London. Love it!!
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Paul M
3 April 2018|
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Response from 500chungl | Reviewed this property |
The lanterns are up today.
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