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High Street, Lincoln LN5 8BD, England
01522 527682
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5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Delivery, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 48
    Excellent
  • 29
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Lovely

Our first Cantonese meal in Lincoln. Very attentive, helpful , friendly staff, lovely food, nice wine, will definitely be returning

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 25, 2015
Ruth H
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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83 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Lincoln, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015 NEW

Our first Cantonese meal in Lincoln. Very attentive, helpful , friendly staff, lovely food, nice wine, will definitely be returning

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

We ate here on the recommendation of our daughter who, incidentally, loves Chinese food. We were not disappointed. As usual, we ordered far too much food but it was all delicious. Everything was clean and looked "well kept" - nothing "tired" about the decor or furniture. The restaurant was busy (which is always a good sign) but the service was... More 

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Amman, Jordan
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Hadn't been for a number of years and turned up in a group of 17. We were seated quickly, service was prompt, efficient and polite. We had a 3 course Chinese New Year banquet? That was excellent throughout. Lots of food and reasonably priced drinks made for a £30 per head bill. Great value for very high quality. Highly recommended.

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Booked a last minute table - and the restaurant was really busy - we given a fab table away from the crowds - service was a little slow to start - but that was to be expected with the amount of people dining - we chose a bottle of wine and drinks and were left in peace to view the... More 

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Great food, helpful staff, decent decor. Nothing to dislike. Did order a bottle of champagne which put them in a tizzy but they found one and normal service resumed!

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North Yorkshire
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63 reviews 63 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

We booked a table at The Phoenix on the strength of Trip Advisor reviews and were not disappointed. There is plenty of on street parking in this part of Lincoln so access is much easier than the city centre or Brayford Pool where most of the restaurants are located. The restaurant is traditional in design and the tables are separated... More 

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Penicuik, United Kingdom
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146 reviews 146 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Ate here on 10 December 2014. Decided to try it based on TA reviews. Very, very good. Hadn't booked, but table no problem. Attentive, but not over fussy service, and nice atmosphere with a mixture of couples and families. Can't remember what our bill was, but do know that we felt it was very reasonable. Seek this place out if... More 

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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125 reviews 125 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Booked a table for 8pm. Never been here before so though we would give it a try. Have to say the restaurant was very nice and well laid out. Staff are very friendly but would say a bit slow in getting your order from you. Maybe this is how they work here so you don't feel pressured. What I will... More 

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We went for a meal on New Years Eve and had a set menu plus an extra dish (a personal favourite, crispy aromatic lamb!). The food taste fresh an there was enough time between ample courses. We did find the food came in dribs and drabs but everything was time just about right before the point it had cooled. Others... More 

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

The restaurant was spacious and comfortable with polite staff who covered the numerous tables and customers. As others have mentioned it is an old-fashioned Chinese restaurant (usual kind of anglo-Chinese menu) with old-fashioned decor (not a problem). We were however a little disappointed with the food compared with Chinese restaurants in other cities in the UK. The egg fried rice... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: High Street, Lincoln LN5 8BD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Lincoln
  • Phone Number: 01522 527682

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm

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