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“chinese food” (23 reviews)
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Manila, Luzon, Philippines
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want authentic Chinese food, must visit Chinatown. Place is very crowded and dirty but basically you can find everything from fresh fruits, Chinese deli's, Chinese food. I recommend wearing enclosed shoes or simply running shoes.

Thank Boulangerie22
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are many shops and restaurants in ChinaTown Manila. I have been to China many times and no place is like China. I walked around ChinaTown to see the different shops and what that they had to offer. I stopped at a traditional Chinese Medicine...More

Thank 51charles
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoy roaming here especially when sundays. We always go to masuki chinese restaurant and go to baclaran church after eating here. And the shops, its so chinese haha feels like you were in taiwan

Thank Choyce C
Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

Was told that it's the oldest China Town outside of China. As expected, streets are narrow, crowded and full of merchants selling everything and willing to negotiate prices. One would ask "why visit China Town when you in Manila" well "Why Not!" Our taxi driver...More

Thank Jeffthehangman
Reviewed August 7, 2017 via mobile

This place could really get busy and crowded!! Really crowded, so crowded you can literally smell the hair of the person in front of you. There are a lot of vendors on the street, a lot of Chinese merchants and merchandise. You can buy Chinese...More

Thank Pinky A
Reviewed August 4, 2017

It is always busy here. crowded, people come and go. but still crowded. Typical street vendors are also around. Here is also unsafe.

Thank MijnlieverdFH
Reviewed July 29, 2017

Coming from China the chinatown wasn't really what attracted me, but the food tour was really nice and seeing how the two cuisines mixed together was interesting and delicious.

Thank Martina C
Reviewed July 23, 2017

trafffic here is so busy and peeople block the roads with goods and transporting items. also all taxi driver in this area overcharged us. the area needs good investment as is in need of a good clean and some maintenance. pass though to go divorsoria...More

Thank Hungry-sailor86
Reviewed July 1, 2017

Same as you would expect. Nothing exciting. It was ok to visit , but why? Why go to the Philippines to see China?

Thank Michael S
Reviewed June 29, 2017

went here during Chinese New Year. What I thought would be an empty street during the new year, end up to be very packed. It was very busy with dragon dance and lion dance all over the street. There were many other performances as well....More

Thank Shahul Hameed S
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April 23, 2017|
Response from chris r | Reviewed this property |
Tea in Manila comes usually prepackaged from abroad. Chinese drugstores in Ongpin, Alonzo, and Salazar and Nueva streets. I get my China tea (leaves) in Chongquing Rd, Taipei city or Zhongshan Rd in Xiamen city. Different... More
Charlene Shane C
January 28, 2017|
Response from chris r | Reviewed this property |
Stores in Divisoria area malls it is possible they stay open up to 11 PM. As long they still have shoppers. Stores in Chinatown area normally closed by 6.30 PM. In mall of upscale areas closing time is 7 PM normally.