Chinatown offers not only Chinese culture but also authentic Chinese food in the centre of London. The area is situated in the heart of the West End and is easy to access via Piccadilly Circus or Leicester Square.

Chinatown hosts a large variety of cuisines from many different East Asian countries, for example, dim sum, dumplings, Peking duck and bubble tea. The area has many different Chinese, Korean and Japanese restaurants, and even some traditional Chinese medicine, for example, acupuncture.

Getting there

The nearest underground stations are Piccadilly Circus, Leicester Square and Covent Garden.


Chinatown is located in West End, so is a wide variety of places to visit, nearest of which is Leicester Square and Piccadilly Circus.