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Middle Kingdom

86 Princess Street, Manchester M1 6NG, England
0161 228 7060
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible7%
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“kidney” (2 reviews)
“hot pot” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
86 Princess Street, Manchester M1 6NG, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Middle Kingdom is my favourite Chinese restaurant in Manchester. it serves authentic Sichuan food, really spicy and numbing. The price is very friendly to students, and low to the portion! It took me over two years to discover it though. Its location isn't easy to...More

Thank YR X
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent food, service & atmosphere. They altered a dish to make it vegan for me and gave me lots of options. There was no difficulty in finding vegan food.

Thank Loly1979
Reviewed 15 June 2017

With quite short notice I brought a party of 8 late on a Monday night and we got incredible service. We got extra mains dishes, fast courteous service and the food tasted great. I've eaten plenty of Chinese food - including in China and Hong...More

Thank SarGG2013
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Amazing food and service - Hot & Sour soup the best in Manchester if not in UK. Please open a branch in my home town Windsor.

Thank Kanwar S
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

I visited here a couple weeks ago and the food quality was absolutely amazing. We tried three mains to share and each one was completely unique and full of flavour. The staff were extremely friendly and as we had lots left over (as the portions...More

Thank tiffanytoomey97
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Food is excellent and delicious. Authentic Chinese food is served. Spice level might be slightly higher than average but the savoury food is definitely worth the aftermath. Highly recommended to all(: Recommended food: 功夫水煮鱼 (hot and numbing sliced fish) and their hot pot (buffet style,...More

Thank juzzzzzzzzzz
Reviewed 22 November 2016

I hadn't been here for a couple of months and have been eating here for several years. Today I walked in and it was just chaotic. I didn't recognise any of the staff (except for one very briefly when I was leaving). I was asked...More

1  Thank Nimitta
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Fantastic food and good service , my partner and I were the only English customers on a Saturday evening , opted for the set meal and it was superb . our only comment was that the vast room was cold , November please put on...More

Thank CaroledeMoncy
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Middle Kingdom is the only Sichuan place that we visit with any degree of regularity. And even that “regularity” is relative as our previous visit was last November. That tends to mean you look at the menu and just want to eat whatever was really...More

Thank harters
Reviewed 23 September 2016

My wife and I dined here at lunchtime and the vast majority of customers, just about everyone but us, were Chinese which we took to be a good omen. The food was fantastic and the portion sizes were such that two people could share one;...More

Thank RossendaleRed
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Seating
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86 Princess Street, Manchester M1 6NG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Manchester
  • Phone Number: 0161 228 7060
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