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Lings on Kings

52 King Street, Southport PR8 1JX, England
+44 1704 530169
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good6%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“crispy duck” (43 reviews)
“ribs” (76 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
52 King Street, Southport PR8 1JX, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Back again last Friday, and a table for three. Ling gave her usual warm welcome, the service was superb and the food was fabulous. Hot and cold hor d'oeurves are thoroughly recommended, plus an extra portion of smoked fish. Main meals we had Beijing scampi,...More

Thank dave p
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just had a takeaway from Lings after arriving in Southport late on Friday night for the air show weekend. Food is cheaper if you collect - you get a 20% discount. We didn't have too long to wait and had a drink while we waited....More

Thank Susan W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely disgusting attitude by the lady owner food is salty and cold items missing on delivery rang up to complain and had the phone put down on us ! Customer service skills are terrible she needs to go on a course on customer relations! They...More

Thank steheyrim
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Feast for 48 people. We had a last night of the proms party. Food provided by Ling. Simply fabulous. Ribs, noodles, spring rolls (veggie and non veggie), sweet and sour pork and prawn crackers. Enjoyed by each and every one of us. Will be doing...More

Thank Ian A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visit Lings a few times a year and the service and food are always of high quality. When ever we think about having a Chinese we never think about going anywhere else.

Thank ericaradcliffe1980
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to Ling's again last week. Was fantastic. Loved it so much as always can't fault the food it is exceptional. I have now eaten the banquets and dishes off the menu. They are both amazing included dishes i have never found in other restaurants....More

1  Thank Andrew L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I enjoyed a birthday celebration meal here and were very impressed with the food and the service.Very good decorations created a great atmosphere.

Thank Nicholas R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well we're do I start I have lived in this town and for some reason never been in Well that was a mistake on my part My daughter and myself had the banquet 5 course From start to finish top notch The BBQ ribs to...More

Thank Chris J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love kings, great food nice Restaurant and top service from Mrs Ling. This place is now a family favourite.

1  Thank Dicky2484
Reviewed 11 August 2017

This place has it all. Fantastic food, a great host and for those inclined, karaoke. The service was speedy with the food tasting fresh. The host was attentive but not too much that it became a problem. Every time i visit Southport I will visit...More

Thank Mark L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$24
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 King Street, Southport PR8 1JX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Southport
  • Phone Number: +44 1704 530169
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