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Chinatown Express

63-65 St. Andrews Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5SE, England
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“roast duck” (7 reviews)
“chow mein” (5 reviews)
“boiled rice” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Fast food, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
63-65 St. Andrews Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5SE, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Eateries on Chinatown has come and go over the years, Express definitely stood the test of time. Still serves the best roast belly pork (燒肉) although a little pricey but I think it's worth it! I do love their dry fried beef ho fun 乾炒牛河...More

Thank YvonneSYapp
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Very nice and quick ... good lunch time menu .. sit in or take out .. very good Chinese fast food , give it try !

Thank Latinmarty
Reviewed 28 November 2017 via mobile

Basic but popular Chinese. Good menu and service. Food arrived very quickly and was very tasty. Not the highest quality of furnishings but the food more than makes up for it.

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

Came here with a work colleague who recommended the place. I had a house special chowmein. This was really tasty and came very quickly. So quickly I was suspicious about how fresh it really was. The food was hot but not piping hot that you...More

Thank Englandsupporter72
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Heard some great reviews about how nice the food was. Went with my partner and ordered a 3 course. Got all meals at once and felt rushed to eat so we left still hungry

Thank Jordon S
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

I found this little gem whilst walking through Chinatown. Two course lunch menu for £6.00. I wondered what it would be like at such a reasonable price. I had hot and sour soup, and stir fried vegetables in black Bean sauce, and boiled rice. Both...More

Thank swinsto
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

I have eaten here for many years, I have converted many friends to the place and my Chinese colleagues always said this was the place they preferred. The service is prompt the staff are friendly and the food is great. Sadly they have reduced the...More

Thank Ian M
Reviewed 5 October 2017

We were in Newcastle for a drinks and stopped for dinner. The place has plastic tables and chairs and is extremely cheap. However the food is good. We had the soup to start; chicken noodle for my husband and crab noodle for me. We also...More

Thank McDonald184
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Went here before a match and ordered off the lunchtime special menu. Had chicken rolls to start which were ok. Chicken curry and boiled rice was horrendous!! The boiled rice can only be described as a ball of mushy glue with absolutely no taste at...More

1  Thank Charlie152152
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Wanted decent food but not too posh as we had bags of shopping with us. This place was perfect good food nice toilets canteen feel but popular with Asian diners. I always have chicken chow mein and this was of a good standard. Cons-no alcohol,...More

1  Thank carkb
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2 June 2017|
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Response from Catherine R | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, not sure, we always went there at night time. But I don't think it opens early, mid day sounds about right. phone them direct to find out if you want..
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 63-65 St. Andrews Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5SE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
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