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Sichuan-Folk Chinese Restaurant
32 Hanbury StreetShadwellLondonE1 6QR
Yum yum yummy! Authentic, helpful, great atmosphere, good choices, affordable! I wish this place was beside my house. Best I've had since living in China.more
Excellent. Small place, homey, clean. Very good service. I had the double-fried pork. It was very flavorful and cooked perfectly with just the right compliment of vegetables. The rice was a standout--like candy. I also really enjoyed the dumplings. Recommended.more
I am always searching for some delicious spicy Sichuan food.
On the night that I came here, the tables were almost completely full!! We could hardly get a seat. They made some room for us thankfully and we didn't really have to wait. When we left, I saw that the place was just totally packed and no available tables at all, so perhaps if you're going you should get a reservation to be...more
Came here in search of the numbing pepper and spicy food. Left feeling like ate so much oil and salt.
Here is what we ordered:
Dumpings - pretty good, could be served at a higher temperature.
Smacked cucumber - delicious peanut sauce
Twice cooked pork - came with 4 baos (steamed buns), tasty but soo OILY
Spare ribs - fried in a batter and tasty - but make sure you have water or beer to wash...more
My review here has to reinforce Uli's sound judgement written below.
This is a Chinese place that reflects the flavours of traditional Sichuan cuisine. Surrounded by ridiculous hipster vintage clothing shops bordering Shoreditch / Liverpool Street it's certainly less in your face unlike other places nearby which adds to its charm.
If you are going in without a Chinese speaker that's fine...more