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China Red

6 New Market Road, Edinburgh EH14 1RJ, Scotland
+44 131 443 8883
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
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“sushi” (41 reviews)
“hotpot” (5 reviews)
“fried rice” (4 reviews)
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Chinese, Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6 New Market Road, Edinburgh EH14 1RJ, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Have been to China Red on many occasions and on my most recent visit I have to say that it has went extremely down hill! - I used to love this China Red as the food came round in small dishes on a moving belt...More

Thank lauravg90
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took our 3 year old grandson along for a Saturday night treat and were quite impressed with the choice of dishes on offer. Found it really nice to try small portions of so many dishes. Food was plentiful and most dishes were hot. Definitely something...More

Thank TamC223
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For those of you who are not familiar with 'hot pots', it's similar to a barbecue but instead of grilling food, you broil them in big tubs of flavoured soup. When you enter the restaurant, you get the buffet part downstairs and the hot pot...More

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Decided to give this a try since we heard it had been refurbished. Shown to a table, but had to eventually catch bar man's eye to place a drinks order. Went up to buffet, not a lot of selection and what was there was fairly...More

3  Thank Diane M
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Visited here with my son and his girlfriend. Arrived at lunchtime and place was reasonably busy. Reminds me of a Japanese sushi restaurant in that all the food comes around on a conveyor belt and you help yourself to as many or as few as...More

Thank cabottaxi
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

Love this restaurant food is amazing and fresh! Clean friendly and always go back with family and friends!

Thank Powwow45
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Best buffet! Affordable price! Great selection! Highly recommend! Great selection of desserts was a bonus!

Thank evangeliaioannou
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Not a fan so buffets but find this one okay been a few times with my partner and son food is good refilled regularly, restaurants very clean and staff are very friendly. Good place to go for quick cheap family dinner.

Thank adele t
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Having visited the other China Red restaurant in Edinburgh we expected to get the same quality/selection of food. Sadly this was not the case. The starters were almost non-existent with steamer lids lying but nothing underneath. Various other starter display units were either empty or...More

1  Thank mags240
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

I had been to China red before a couple of years ago when they had the conveyor belt and amazing chocolate fountain. However we went on Friday knowing it had changed and lost the conveyor belt concept. Huge mistake. China red was very chaotic. Very...More

1  Thank Marymc3
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8 October 2017|
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Response from Clan_Nisbet | Reviewed this property |
I would check with them.
1 May 2017|
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Response from a_suthers | Reviewed this property |
I'd never eat sushi if I was pregnant, and perhaps never again - especially considering the possibility of being infected with parasitic worms that can be found in uncooked fish...😮
2 December 2016|
Response from jwhaf1968 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I have no idea. Phone the restaurant. One thing you won't be disappointed with the food.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 21
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 New Market Road, Edinburgh EH14 1RJ, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 443 8883
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