Chinatown

Hot pot specialist Haidilao to launch Birmingham restaurant

Haidilao heads to Birmingham

By Joe Lutrario

Chinese hot pot giant Haidilao has chosen Birmingham for its third UK site and first outside of London.

Chinese restaurant operators in Chinatown and across London facing huge sales loss and rising tide of racial prejudice

Chinese operators count the cost of Coronavirus

By James McAllister

Chef Andrew Wong and the Baozilnn group are among the Chinese operators to have seen a recent downturn in sales as the fallout from the Coronavirus outbreak continues.

Pachamama apologises for racist email suggesting Chinatown restaurants catch and serve rats

Pachamama apologises for racist rat email

By James McAllister

Peruvian restaurant group Pachamama has apologised after sending out an email that suggested Chinatown restaurants catch and serve rats.

Baozilnn London Bridge new Chinese restaurant

Latest opening: Baozilnn London Bridge

By Joe Lutrario

Sichuanese restaurateur Shao Wei is pushing ahead with his rollout of his most casual restaurant brand with a flagship site close to Borough Market.

How London's Chinatown is changing

Big trouble in little China?

By Joe Lutrario

Chinatown is changing. The number of Cantonese restaurants is being reduced with the introduction of more specialist, regional Chinese and pan-Asian places in a bid to attract a broader spectrum of customers. But as the big money international players...

Z He Bun House

How I Got Here: Z He

By Joe Lutrario

Z He launched Cantonese steamed bun specialist Bun House in early 2017. She will open a second Bun House early next year just down the road from the Soho original.

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