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My Shanghai At The Cannon Inn

Coast Road, North Shields, England
+44 191 296 6112
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (25 reviews)
“pancakes” (15 reviews)
“duck” (22 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Coast Road, North Shields, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fresh delicious food! All you can eat buffet with attentive staff. When you finish they take away your plate ready for you to go up again ! The food is delicious and plenty to choose from! We ate way too much but enjoyed every mouthful...More

Thank Laura M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have to say we have been to Chinese buffet around the UK and this is by far the best!! Fresh food served constantly. Big variety of food for you to chose from including a range of deserts. Staff are all friendly

Thank chelldon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unfortunately didn't realise that the changeover to evening menu was at 6pm, so as we only arrived just after 5 we were informed that we we would have to be finished by 5:45. We accepted as we were sure we could be finished by required...More

Thank MJC777
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went with friends. Food lovely and hot and very enjoyable. Loads of choice. Desserts plenty of choice. Had a lovely meal. Will be back again

Thank julie g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my family went here for a meal last night for my birthday. We have been in the past and have really enjoyed it but this time it was very average. We felt like the food was very salty and hard to eat. My...More

Thank Abbie S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on a mid week evening and the place was heaving, always a good sign. The choice is magnificent, all the dishes were top notch. You can have food cooked to order on the Teppanyaki grill, there’s sushi, prawn dishes, mussels in garlic then...More

Thank Claire P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I come for lunch here sometimes when we have a child free afternoon. The food is always plentiful, regularly replenished and tasty. For the price you pay it is really good value. The staff are always very polite too which seems to...More

Thank Cheryl C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best buffet restraunt in the North East! • Free parking • Friendly staff • Lots of space inside • Delicious food • Reasonably priced menu

Thank HayleyB384
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My kids love coming here as there is a good selection of different types of food, in a standard Chinese buffet style. Nothing special, but edible, and reasonable value.

Thank Tanya C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is tasty but get there early, the food is hotter, I've been early and towards the end of the lunch period when the food wasn't as hot,

Thank 151maggiet
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Questions & Answers
14 January 2017|
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Response from Karen B | Reviewed this property |
They are the same as lunchtime
24 October 2016|
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Response from Sheila M | Reviewed this property |
sorry i can't be of help
24 October 2016|
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Response from Steve A | Reviewed this property |
yes they have gluten free oprions
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 18
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Coast Road, North Shields, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  North Shields
  • Phone Number: +44 191 296 6112
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