29 Chinese takeaways in Sunderland with 5 star ratings to celebrate Chinese New Year
Chinese New Year is celebrated by many across Sunderland and as we take another step into the year of the rat we look at some of the cleanest places to order a Chinese takeaway.
This year Chinese New Year was celebrated on January 25. However, week long celebrations actually begin with ‘Little Year’ on January 17 until New Years Eve on January 24. The Spring Festival or as we most commonly know it, Chinese New Year begins on January 25 and lasts until February 4, and on February 5 preparations begin for the Lantern Festival held on February 8. Food is one of the things the Chinese take the most pride in, and a lot of thought and care in put into their menus, especially during this time of year. Dishes are created to give blessings to the next year – both the names and looks are symbols of wishes for prosperity, happiness and auspiciousness. Here are all the 5 star Chinese takeaways in Sunderland, as listed by The Food Standards Agency.