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Maximini Chinese Restaurant

#2,398 of 17,109 Restaurants in London
#2,564 of 17,987 Places to Eat in London
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31 - 33 Sussex Place, London W2 2TH, England
+44 20 7402 6263
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12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Delivery, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Like shoe designing, whipping up a great dish is an art,��� says Jimmy...
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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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good food

A lovely place in Paddington that serves halal food. We had the whole of the downstairs for a birthday party and it's really nice, comfortable and goods space. Food very tasty, and staff super friendly.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 21, 2015
Iffat H
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London, England, United Kingdom
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  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
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London, England, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

A lovely place in Paddington that serves halal food. We had the whole of the downstairs for a birthday party and it's really nice, comfortable and goods space. Food very tasty, and staff super friendly.

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Berlin, Germany
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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

chicken corn soup was okay but chili beef was pretty awesome. It's not cheap. soup + noodles + beed and wine was 30 pounds.but it was good :)

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OTTAWA, ON
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 via mobile

This restaurant in in the Paddington Station Area, the food is really good and my sister who lives in the area love it because she does not have to go to Chinatown or Queensway area for real Chinese Food. Their duck wraps were good. My sister tried getting a table on a Saturday night before I left the next day,... More 

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Colorado
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Lovely little spot in a quiet neighborhood. Food excellent with Malaysian twist. Good service and interesting flavors.

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Oslo, Norway
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62 reviews 62 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

At the outskirts of the Paddington restaurant district in London Street you find this restaurant, almost hidden, but well worth finding. The food is Cantonese, served in a discretely elegant room with just a few touches to underscore the origins. There is room between that tables, which gives a bit of privacy. The appatisers were rather average, but the traditional... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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118 reviews 118 reviews
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67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

I decided to eat here instead of my favorite Chinese in London ( Princess Garden in Mayfair) as I was staying at the Paddington Hilton for the first time and it was just a short walk to the restaurant. Reviews in TripAdvisor were positive so I was looking forward to a nice meal. Location : Located in a side street... More 

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Milan, Italy
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Maximini Restaurant is tucked away in an elegant little side street in the Paddington area. It's a small restaurant with tasteful decor making this a cosy venue for a meal any time of the day. I've visited this restaurant many times and staff are always very welcoming and attentive. The menu has a good selection of high quality food at... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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44 reviews 44 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

We ate here on a miserable wet dark Monday lunchtime but were cheered up by a very tasty meal with very good service and surroundings.. The staff leave you alone and don't keep faffing around you, the menu has a good choice , the portions are generous, all in all it is a place we will certainly add to the... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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78 reviews 78 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 31 - 33 Sussex Place, London W2 2TH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7402 6263

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 70 - 133
  • Cuisine: Chinese

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Entertaining clients

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.
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

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?