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Maximini Chinese Restaurant

31 - 33 Sussex Place, London W2 2TH, England (Bayswater / Notting Hill / Lancaster Gate )
+44 20 7402 6263
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Ranked #2,379 of 18,140 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $68 - $129
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Chinese
Neighborhood: Bayswater / Notting Hill / Lancaster Gate 
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Good for: Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: Like shoe designing, whipping up a great dish is an art,��� says Jimmy Choo who has ventured in to the world of food with Maximini, an oriental restaurant near Hyde Park where the celebrity shoe smith is bringing a slice of his Malaysian home to Britain. As beautifully dressed as any of Jimmy���s A-list clients, Maximini is simplistic and chic with a hint of old fashioned colonial style which perfectly suits it���s fabulous Bayswater address. The irresistible Malaysian dishes are fused with more familiar Chinese flavours by master chef Albert Koh, to produce an innovative and exciting menu which, like a timeless pair of heels, looks set to become this season���s must-have.
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English first
Barcelona, Spain
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67 reviews 67 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 NEW

Really nice place in a good area! The food was amazing. The duck and the chicken with lemon sauce were delicious. Also the special rise. I really recommend this place! And the service was very attentive. I definitely come back!

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Bedford, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Just wanted to leave a review on Maximini Restaurant Sussex place London W2. I must say when we read the small menu we wondered if we had made an error on picking this restaurant. However what a lovely surprise. We ate there at lunch time, the venue is very smart, clean and comfortable. we picked the mixed starter for two... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We are happy to love around the corner from Maximini. This is our weekly go to meal. It's consistant, speedy and the service is good. We've never had a bad meal here.

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Armonk, New York
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36 reviews 36 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We were very pleasantly surprised by how good this restaurant is. Very extensive menu, professional service, nice atmosphere, and good value for the money.

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London, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

The food was good but the wait was far too long, there is a difference between taking your time and the feeling of being ignored. The restaurant was full and the staff paid great attention to the larger tables leaving us till last. The starters were very ordinary and we had to send one main dish back as it was... More 

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Swindon, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Food was really good, and staff were very attentive. Very minor but waiting 10 minutes for one of the 2 starters and then having plates cleared whilst one person was still eating their late starter seemed a little over eager. That said the remainder went well, and staff settled as more people came in, so didn't feel quite so rushed.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We have been here once or twice before our recent visit (a family group of five) and the food has always been quite delicious with none of the heavy goo and over-salted dishes which are sadly too common still in more traditional Chinese establishments. The sharing platter starter was very tasty - we would happily have ordered the same again!... More 

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London, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

This was our first meal at this wonderful restaurant. The waiting staff were prompt, helpful, warm and gracious.We were given a lovely corner table which included a comfortable sofa. The lighting and the ambience were just right.The food we ordered was delicious particularly the Singapore vermicilli & peppercorn salt prawns. We are definately going back!

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Great Britain - Oxford
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87 reviews 87 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
138 helpful votes 138 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Topper for Chinese food in town. I love everything about Maxi Mini ! Chic quaint friendly central London Chinese restaurant. But most of all I love the scrumptious quality of the menu. We have been dining at Maxi Mini many times now and it just can't be bettered. I love Chinese food and have worked with Chinese chefs over many... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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98 reviews 98 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

As we were staying in the Paddington area I made an online booking for my wife and I for a sunday evening and we were very happy with the lovely evening we enjoyed there. Service from the waiting staff was warm and professional from the minute we walked through the door. We had a lovely window seat at a circular... More 

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Additional Information about Maximini Chinese Restaurant

Address: 31 - 33 Sussex Place, London W2 2TH, England
Phone Number: +44 20 7402 6263
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Bayswater / Notting Hill / Lancaster Gate 
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 68 - 129
Cuisine: Chinese

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