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Michael Wan's Mandarin Cantonese Restaurant

27 Clifton Street, Blackpool FY1 1JD, England
+44 1253 622687
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“lemon chicken” (37 reviews)
“prawn crackers” (55 reviews)
“spring rolls” (43 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
27 Clifton Street, Blackpool FY1 1JD, England
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Reviewed yesterday

I have visited the Mandarin on a number of occasions before and I have to say the quality has improved dramatically to the point where I am now recommending it to friends. Service was friendly and unobtrusive, the food was absolutely superb and the price...More

Thank Ron B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lovely restaurant, warm welcome friendly staff. Spring roll for starters followed by king prawn curry both delicious. Would definitely recommend. Also enjoyed the live music.

Thank Muriel B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Being on a low carb diet, it was difficult to come to a renown Chinese restaurant with my partner and my son. They could have not been more accommodating and worked so hard to find me a blend of starter and main that really hit...More

1  Thank Ivan P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here as the reviews were good,for to say not dissappointed, very from the off the service was very good,very friendly and attentive without been been overbearing.food is very good and well cooked had the Mandarin banquet so much food.told them it was wife's 🎂...More

1  Thank BantamJosh77
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time to this restaurant after it was recommended by the tourist information staff. Wow what a fantastic one! One of the best Chinese meals I’ve ever had. Amazing food, friendly staff, clean restaurant and gorgeous toilets what more could you want! We will certainly...More

1  Thank sxibabe
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was recommended to us by a friend. We were in Blackpool for the weekend. A party of 14 for a birthday. The menu had a lovely selection of dishes. The food was very presentable and was delicious. Staff couldn't help us enough. Highly...More

Thank bella171717
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Decided we couldn't visit Blackpool without a visit here glad we booked as as usual was quite busy lovely freshly cooked food with an excellent choice and great service looking forward to our next visit

Thank DianeSheffield
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Easily my favourite sit down Chinese in England. Food is always spot on and tastes amazing, always fresh and well cooked. The service is always great too and staff are attentive and friendly. Been going here for years, and every time I visit Blackpool, this...More

Thank Sophie T
blkman1, General Manager at Michael Wan's Mandarin Cantonese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much Sophie, we'll look forward to your next visit. Hope to see you soon :-) Team Mandarin

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been here a few times with mixed results ,this time much better .the set menu was amazing value and offered you the chance to enjoy many different tastes and flavours .the standard of the food was outstanding .nice ambiance and nice staff .wine a little...More

Thank peter f
blkman1, General Manager at Michael Wan's Mandarin Cantonese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your review Peter, pleased you enjoyed dinner with us and hope you continue to enjoy your visits :-) Team Mandarin

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Found this restaurant via TripAdvisor and was not disappointed. Really nice atmosphere, very friendly staff, decorated very interestingly. Menu had some different dishes on it, plus some favourites, and we really enjoyed what we ordered. All home made and presentation was good, with some interesting...More

Thank Lambfleece
blkman1, General Manager at Michael Wan's Mandarin Cantonese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your recommendation, we're pleased to hear you enjoyed dining with us and our staff looked after you :-) Hope to see oyu again next time you're in town. Team Mandarin

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Questions & Answers
Samantha O
4 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from PHatgaz | Property representative |
Hi Samantha, yes we now have a specific vegan menu.
18 March 2017|
Response from blkman1 | Property representative |
yes they are Robert, but please do bear in mind towards later in the evening, we do have plenty of birthdays and celebration and we are unable to always control the language customers might use when they had a few drinks
30 November 2016|
Response from PHatgaz | Property representative |
You're best to call the restaurant to book on +44 (0)1253 622687 If nobody is able to answer the phone leave a message and they will call you back to confirm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 43
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 10:15 pm
5:30 pm - 10:45 pm
5:30 pm - 10:45 pm
5:30 pm - 10:45 pm
5:30 pm - 10:45 pm
12:00 pm - 1:45 pm
12:00 pm - 1:45 pm
5:30 pm - 11:45 pm
12:00 pm - 1:45 pm
5:30 pm - 11:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 27 Clifton Street, Blackpool FY1 1JD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Blackpool
  • Phone Number: +44 1253 622687
  • E-mail
Lancashire-based Michael Wan's Mandarin was established in 1961. The purveyor of Cantonese cuisine is lauded as "superb," "fantastic," "delicious and consistent," with "fabulous food," by the critics on TripAdvisor, landing it a spot as one of the top 3 Chinese restaurants in the UK based on customer reviews. Signature dishes include Twice Cooked Pork, Gon Siu Crispy Beef and Huan San Fish and Tofu Stew.
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