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Shanghai Express

28-30 East Street, Newquay TR7 1BH, England
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“egg fried rice” (13 reviews)
“chow mein” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
28-30 East Street, Newquay TR7 1BH, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved our food and the portions were fantastic and not too expensive either. The presentation was gorgeous and I loved the authentic Chinese experience. The stairwell is a little dated and could be off putting to some and the drinks tasted bottled (we had...More

1  Thank chhowgego
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

lovely meal out with wife, can not fault the food which would be a 4 star, but this restaurant seriously needs up dating

Thank harvey m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were not put off by the shabby appearance of this restaurant and the quality of the food speaks for itself. Great variety of dishes all freshly cooked, piping hot and generous portions. You are well looked after with good service. Worth a visit if...More

Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to come here as we have in the past and always enjoyed it as we did this time. However, one of the sauces we ordered was more like jelly which the kids didn't really enjoy and my husband found a piece of hard plastic...More

1  Thank nessaxx
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very dated but quaint restaurant but the meals were well worth it we were very surprised by the portions you got value for money and so tasty

1  Thank Debra S
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Very good takeaway don't let appearances fool you the food and service are very good . Highly recommended

1  Thank Craig L
Reviewed 2 September 2017

WELL !! ..... this place is a bloody DIAMOND !! FORGET about how hard it is to find the place ,FORGET about the front door .FORGET about the stair carpet . FORGET about the badly painted walls !! , the FOOD IS TRULY THE BEST...More

3  Thank jen1949
Reviewed 2 September 2017

After reading outstanding reviews, we booked a table for 31st August. Being above a gift shop with goods for sale all over the pavement - thus hiding the small entrance door, it was a very difficult place to find. First impressions count. The hallway and...More

2  Thank Cornubian a
Reviewed 2 September 2017

When we arrived at the restaurant we weren't expecting much. The entrance is hard to find, you have to go upstairs and inside is a bit dreary and uninspiring. However, we were very pleased with the food. It really was excellent. I'd say this little...More

2  Thank Andy S
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed in a caravan park just outside Newquay and ordered Chinese from here for 10 of us. They delivered to site and the food was really nice and the prices are very reasonable. Would definitely recommend.

2  Thank Tracey P
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steve h
8 September 2016|
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Response from JDLBEBMB | Reviewed this property |
I don't they deliver, I think they put it in a taxi for you at your cost?!
Mick G
12 January 2016|
Response from Heather S | Reviewed this property |
This was the best one that we tried and haven't bothered looking for another as a result.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28-30 East Street, Newquay TR7 1BH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cornwall  >  Newquay
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