If you’re looking for one of the longest running and most authentic Cantonese restaurants in Birmingham, then Chung Ying Cantonese is the place for you! Established in 1981, Chung Ying has proved to be one of the most successful Cantonese Restaurants in Birmingham; winning several prestigious awards, including ‘Restaurant of the Year’ 2019 at the Birmingham Awards and the 'Best Oriental Restaurant in the Midlands 2019' at the Midland Food Drink and Hospitality Awards! It is still proudly run by the Wong family.

Sitting right in the heart of China Town, Chung Ying hosts a wealth of happy customers every day and night of the week; serving lunch and dinner. It sits just across from the bustling Arcadian Centre and just a stone’s throw away from the Hippodrome Theatre. Chung Ying offers the perfect atmosphere, whether you’re celebrating a special occasion or as the perfect way to indulge in a great meal, before heading off to one of the many exclusive bars or nightclubs surrounding it. You and your guests are guaranteed our premium food and service; renowned throughout the Midlands and the UK.

  1. “One of Birmingham’s oldest and best-loved Chinese restaurants. And they’ve built a heated covered outdoor terrace to ensure you can enjoy their home-made dim sum, steaamed sea bass with black bean sauce and all the other Cantonese Classics”
    The Mail on Sunday
  2. “The girls all loved the ribs but the pick of the trio for me was the no-nonsense crispy belly pork, eaten with plain rice and doused in soy sauce. I only ate about a kilo of it. You can’t stop yourself with this sort of food, can you?”
    Business Live
  3. "Whether it be a special occasion, or just because I fancy a good Chinese meal in nice surroundings, I'll definitely be making a return visit"

    Express and Star
  4. "For decades Chung Ying has been a landmark at the heart of Birmingham’s Chinatown. Credited as the catalyst for the development of the area it was the original restaurant in a zone that has since become a highly popular part of the city"
    Birmingham Post
  5. "There are hundreds of dishes, incorporating all manner of meats, sauces and preparations. If you are indecisive and popping in for a quick lunch, you may want to clear the diary for the afternoon"
    Emerald Street
  6. "The Chung Ying team are all extremely polite and knowledgeable taking time to talk you through recommendations and any questions which is particularly useful when experimenting with new dishes"
    The Travel Editor
  7. "A banquet can either crash into a series of platters of greasy lookalike stir-fries, or compose itself into a joyful spread of singular but harmonising dishes. Well Happy New Year to me, it's the latter"
  8. "The restaurant has been serving Cantonese fare at the heart of Chinatown since 1981, and is very popular with Birmingham's Chinese community - both resident and visiting"

Click here to view Google 360