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2 Crescent Road, Windermere, Windermere, England
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Ranked #21 of 67 Restaurants in Windermere
Cuisines: Chinese
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Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: http://www.thefoodplace.co.uk/restaurants/the-magic-wok-in-windermere-38096/
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English first
Llandudno, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Every November we have a very wet but enjoyable week in Grasmere eating out at different restaurants around the lakes. We particularly like Chinese food and have frequented various establishments around the lakes. Four years ago we saw that this take away had customer tables, and we were welcomed by the owner and made very welcome. The service and quality... More 

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

It was my friend's birthday and we were late coming back to town after watching the fireworks for Bonfire night, and all the other restaurants were closed by 9pm... we chanced on the Magic Wok as it was the only place that was open... it looked like a takeaway from outside but they had chairs and a table so we... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

By some margin the worst Chinese food we have eaten and the worst food in the Lake District we have had in the last 7 years. Nothing positive to say about this place.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Walked in and greeted warmly. We chose to have the set meal for 2 which worked out as £30. The portion sizes are really really good the option to change the set meal meant we could enjoy the food we liked within the budget. Cannot fault service at all extremely attentive. The only downside is the main meal was slightly... More 

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West Sussex, UK
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62 reviews 62 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

One of the best takeaways we've had. Singapore chow mein was delicious, as was the king prawn curry. Hubby had Singapore fried rice and beef with mushrooms and ribs to start. All delicious and very good value.

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London, United Kingdom
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120 reviews 120 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014 via mobile

The food is average. My girlfriend and we had egg fried rice (which didn't have any egg in it) soft noodles with bean sprouts and onions, sweet and sour chicken, and chicken in chilli sauce. We have had much better, and wouldn't eat from here again.

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UK
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

The food was nice and just made to order. Great veggie options. We ordered a takeaway of salt and pepper chicken and beancurd in black bean sauce; both really nice and good value for money.

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

We were rather surprised to find such an excellent Chinese Restaurant! The food were simply delicious and very bit authentic Chinese cuisine. The service staff were truly friendly and we enjoyed 2 nights dinner at the same place. Awesome and highly recommended!

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

A regular visitor to Windermere with family living here, however we had never been to a Chinese in the area. The staff gave a very friendly welcome, a table wasn't available but they said we could sit and have a drink or come back in 10 minutes and they would have one ready for us. The waiters were attentive and... More 

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cumbria
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Nothing else to say. It was ace food, reasonably priced, quickly served, friendly staff, we had a splendid evening.

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Address: 2 Crescent Road, Windermere, Windermere, England
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Windermere
Cuisine: Chinese

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