Ready to experience Southampton's Chinese restaurants?. Southampton is a busy commercial city on the South Coast, with a large university and visitor population that tops four million every year. It is known as being Europe's biggest cruise city and has a strong maritime culture, with beautiful marinas and the annual Boat and Yacht Show which is one of the biggest events in the city calendar and boasts over 600 exhibitors. Visitors can enjoy plenty of cultural attractions, including the Tudor House & Gardens, Maritime Museum, Solent Sky, SeaCity Museum and the Mayflower Theatre. For those that love excellent dining, there is also a superb range of Chinese restaurants in Southampton.