IT IS the weekend which means lots of people will be looking forward to getting a takeaway this evening. 

Chinese cuisine is one of Britain's most-loved takeaways so we thought we'd round up some of the best rated ones in the area on Google reviews.

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Here are some of the most-loved Chinese takeaways in and around Bournemouth:

1. The Bao Bao House, Christchurch

Bournemouth Echo:

Image The Bao Bao House

With a rating of 4.9 this has got to be one of the highest rated and most popular Chinese takeaways in the region. 

The Bao Bao House serves a varied menu of oriental and steamed dishes with something to suit everyone.

One reviewer said: "While away in Christchurch we had 2 takeaways from here. You need to go.

"The food is superb. It was hot, extremely tasty and they use local suppliers - everything that makes a top rated take away.

"The young lady that served me was very nice [and] we will be back."

Another added: "Great food. Not the usual Chinese takeaway fare... it’s a whole bunch healthier and got a great selection for non-meat eaters."

2. Youngs Kitchen, Holdenhurst Road

This Chinese takeaway has impressed its customers with more than 40 reviews and a 4.8 rating. 

"Me and my family have been going here for decades. Seems only right to shed light on this wonderful little local business. They do everything right," one review says.

Another said: "Have been going to Youngs Kitchen since I was 12 years old in 1980. I won't go anywhere else. Highly recommended [and they are] always polite. Great food."

And another happy customer added: "Great takeaway with top class food, served quickly at very reasonable prices."

3. Lots of Rice, Winton

Bournemouth Echo:

Image - Lots of Rice, Winton

This new Chinese takeaway in Winton has gone down an absolute storm with customers who have given it a 4.6 overall.  

One reads: "Excellent. Second time using and highly recommended the Singapore chow mein is lovely and egg fried rice had lots of egg and was tasty.

"Fast delivery and pleasant driver so thank you."

Another said: "Ordered from them last night and was really happy with the quality of food, value for money and generous portion size.

"Nicer than other chinese I've had so far in Bournemouth. Highly recommend."

4. New Panda, Ferndown

New Panda has a large menu with something for everyone and they offer delivery. 

With a whopping 91 reviews they are rated 4.5 on Google.

One local visitor said: "Best Chinese in the area.

"I drive 25 miles there and back because it is that much better than everything else around.

"Staff are excellent and know their customers. I have been using them for 20 years plus."

Another said: "Chinese is not normally my go to takeaway but tried this place and wasn’t disappointed at all.

"Huge portions of tasty food.

"The panda specials (chow main and rice dishes) were huge and great value for money and not too greasy at all." 

5. Li's Takeaway, Wimborne Road

Bournemouth Echo:

Li's Takeaway, Wimborne Road, Bournemouth

With 94 reviews and an overall  rating of 4.3 Li's on Wimborne Road is one of the most-loved Chinese takeaways in Bournemouth.

One customer said: "Fantastic every single time. Been getting Li’s for years and it’s the whole family’s favourite Chinese around by far.

"Always great food, lovely staff and never disappointed."

Another said: "Lovely food and excellent service.

"Food is excellent, tasty and very enjoyable. Very good portions and very cheap for what you get!

"Chicken balls are massive and food looks lush, lovely for yourself and for your family.

"Best takeaway in Bournemouth, couldn't ask for anything better." 

6. Good fortune Chinese Takeaway, Anchor Road

Good Fortune has 53 Google reviews and a rating of 4.7 with customers rating the value and quality of the food highly.

One customer said: "My absolute favourite Chinese! Delicious, fresh food. Super friendly staff and quick delivery."

Another said: "Food is amazing, best Chinese in Bournemouth and the owner is very polite who delivers as well.

"Love the chicken curry - would highly recommend!"

Is your favourite missing from the list? Comment below to give them a shout out.