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115 High Street | Cosham, Portsmouth, England
2392382322
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Dining options: Dinner, Delivery, Reservations

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good food

The food was lovely and good size portions, however they took their time to come to us and take our orders

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 22, 2015
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Reading, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

The food was lovely and good size portions, however they took their time to come to us and take our orders

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

Although we live in London where there are thousands of Chinese restaurants, this one is our favourite. Friendly and excellent taste!

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Fareham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

Service very prompt, the starter with ribs are excellent, could have had them as a main. Surprisingly large restaurant, yet looks small and unassuming as you go down the High Street, and very close to the train.

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

I have been going this place for while, it's truly great food. Every time everything they cook is spot on. If you like Chinese food don't look more. I love their soft self crab, sea bass with Thai chilly and crispy duck, menu is pretty big but trust me it's good.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

Good service, and a good standard of food although prices are a little high. Pleasant atmosphere, lean and comfortable.

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Portsmouth, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

We have visited this restaurant half a dozen times in last 3 years and it's always been superb. The food is delicious particularly the duck pancakes, everything freshly cooked and beautifully presented. The staff are polite and helpful. Occasionally a language breakdown but if they don't understand you they fetch another person whose English is more advanced. The only downside... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015 via mobile

I remember going to taste of china a few years back and it was really good however the food I had recently was awful. Food was served stone cold , duck was very very greasy , full of bones and fatty, food was microwaved , rice was poor too , the basics weren't even good !! Really disappointing

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Fareham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

I've visited Hong Kong six times, and China four times, and this is the most authentic Chinese food I've eaten outside of those places! The restaurant was full of Chinese diners, which speaks volumes. The staff are friendly and efficient, and for food this delicious, it is very reasonably priced. The red house wine (French) is very good, too. This... More 

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Havant, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 via mobile

We love to come here when we can. We think the good is well above average, and must recommend the chili sea bass! Excellent service each time, and suggest you try one of the two lunch menus. But don't forget to come back for dinner!! :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 via mobile

We have used this Restaurant many many times over the past ten years and it has never let us down. We went there with another couple last night for our Christmas get together, as we do every year, and yet again had a lovely evening. Even though it was completely packed, the service was friendly, very un-rushed and the food... More 

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Address: 115 High Street | Cosham, Portsmouth, England
Phone Number: 2392382322
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Portsmouth
Cuisine: Chinese

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  • Address: 115 High Street | Cosham, Portsmouth, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Portsmouth
  • Phone Number: 2392382322

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese

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