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Man Zen

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84 King Street, Knutsford WA16 6ED, England
+44 1565 651537
17:30 - 23:30
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 17:30 - 23:30
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1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a party of 8 and were looking for somewhere to eat, a busy Saturday night and we hadn't booked a table anywhere. Walked into Man Zen oriental restaurant and asked if they could accommodate us .We had to wait for table , but it was well worth the it. The food was delicious , every item was well... More 

Thank Raj K
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been coming to this restaurant for 20 years in Hale & Knutsford. Staff are now very surly and rude. Food portions are small. Too busy with takeaways and you can't get through the door or get a drink. They think they are doing you a favour serving you. Shame this restaurant has gone down the pan as used to be... More 

Thank Poppygirlbear
Preston, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have to say I wasn't keen going to man zen. But I was quite surprised how good the food was. Unfortunately I can't say same thing about the service. It was below par . Worth a visit

Thank foodcritic9876
Level Contributor
68 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice ambiance, staff can be a little 'short' during busy periods, but, the food s first class. Portions are just right and served correctly. Chinese beer available but the only let down is the wine list. Not many New world wines, and your selection may have 'run out'. Still worth it for the food. Drink Chinese tea!

Thank John S
Stockholm, Sweden
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372 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 304 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have not been for years. Saturday night full restaurant people waiting for take outs all this would lead me to think the food must be very good. The meal was really exceptional. I had booked a table and seated in the only one reserved immediately the owner remembered my daughter and I from at least two years prior even... More 

Thank Mark O
Northwich, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Arrived at restaurant for a booked table, couldn't get to the reception desk for the hordes of people waiting for their takeaways, no acknowledgement of our arrival, no apology that table wasn't ready, everybody moving around frantically, nowhere to sit and wait for table, surly attitude - shocking customer service. Expressed my concerns and disappointment in an e mail -... More 

1 Thank anneyre
Cheshire, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Whenever we eat here we always enjoy it. Tasty food and helpful service. Not always that busy if eating early evening but that means the service is even more attentive. Varied menu at a reasonable price.

1 Thank Dougal13
Preston, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017

We booked a table for 5 for a Sunday buffet as it was my husband's Birthday. We have been here many times before but never to a buffet. The food has normally been amazing. However today the whole atmosphere and service was terrible. The staff were rude and not all helpful! The food was luke warm, not tasty and disappointed... More 

2 Thank Muse1u
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Having pre booked a table we arrived to find them needing to make a table up with paper tablecloths, no instruction or even offered a drink, not a good start. All food just about luke warm. Couldn't get the bill so went to ask, very disappointed on a whole. This is an in out diner at best certainly not a... More 

2 Thank Mike A
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103 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Dined on an evening as part of a group of 9. We shared starters and main courses. The service was excellent - friendly and fast. The atmosphere of the restaurant is very nice and spacious. Every course I tasted was fantastic. The main that I chose was my favourite - Monk fish / scallops and King prawns in ok sauce.... More 

1 Thank Russell H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 84 King Street, Knutsford WA16 6ED, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cheshire  >  Knutsford
  • Phone Number: +44 1565 651537

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?