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5 Best Chinese Restaurants For Students In London

China Town in London, located in Soho between Leicester Square and Piccadilly Circus, is famous for it's amazing Chinese restaurants. What better time to check them out than Chinese New Year? But with so many to choose from it can be hard to know where to start. So the LOVESPACE marketing team did some research, checked them out and want to recommend our favourites. It was a tough job but hey, someone had to do it...

Baiwei 大跃进

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Baiwai serve delicious, authentic sichuan dishes, for people who like spicy and numb flavour.

Must try: The hot pot (★★★★★)

Best thing about it: The interior design is authentic and references to ‘Chinese Cultural Revolution’ style

Address:8 Little Newport St, London WC2H 7JJ

Price range: £11-25 per person


Baozi Inn 人民公社

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Baozi Inn also serves sichuan dishes and is great for people who like spicy and numb flavour. It belongs to the same company as Baiwai, but is the lower budget street food.

Must try: Skewers of food in spicy and numb sauce, and Prok Bun. (★★★★★)

Best thing about it: It is great typical Chinese Street Food Style - You can get the food and eat it right on the street!

Address:25 Newport Court, London WC2H 7JS

Price range: £7 per person


Feng Wei Shi Tang 风味食堂

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Feng Wei Shi Tang is best for a wide range of good quality Chinese Food.

Best thing about it:Very good atmosphere, feels like you're in China.

Must try: Barbecue Fish in Spicy Sauce (★★★★★), Barbecue (★★★★★)

Address:46 Gerrard St, London W1D 5QH

Price range: £11-25 per person

Four Seasons Chinese Restaurant 文兴酒家

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Four Seasons offers very good Cantonese Food. They have the best crispy duck in the UK.

Must try: The best Crispy duck in the UK (★★★★★)

Something to note: This restaurant is VERY popular, especially at lunch and dinner times so best to avoid peak times if you can. If you do go at these times, be prepared to queue! but we think the crispy duck will be worth the wait.

Address:84 Queensway, Bayswater, London W2 3RL

Price range: £11-25 per person


Jinli 锦里

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Very authentic Sichuan food

Must try:Dry hot pot” and Fish Filets In Spicy Chilli Oil (★★★★★)

Address: 4 Leicester Street, leicester Square, London WC2H 7BL

Price range: £11-25 per person


So why not check these out this Chinese New Year? And let us know your favourite and any other recommendations on our twitter or Weibo with #LOVESPACEtips

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