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477 Linthorpe Road, Middlesbrough TS5 6HX, England
1642820808
Today
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Reservations
Description: Long established (10+ years) family run buffet restaurant.

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  • 21
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  • 17
    Very good
  • 13
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  • 7
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  • 10
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Interesting saturday night meal

Plenty of choice and some very nice dishes,everything I tried was cooked properly and well worth the visit.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
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Richmond-upon-Thames, United Kingdom
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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

All the food was cold,the soup was hot but tasted of tin,tried an apple fritter and nearly lost a tooth it was like a rock,the staff were missreblell and should of known not to stay as when we arrived someone who was complaining ,was told to get out.my mam was vomiting on the way home after this bad experience.it needs... More 

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Richmond-upon-Thames, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

Plenty of choice and some very nice dishes,everything I tried was cooked properly and well worth the visit.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

All I can say is do not visit this place at all. The food was cold and tasted of nothing at all. Please see the photo attached to see the decor next to our table. Absolutely filthy

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

I have chosen an overall rating of 'very good' as this applies to not only the food, but the location, cleanliness, staffing and waiting times etc. The restaurant is very clean and efficiently located away from the busiest part of Middlesbrough. Still on a busy road but easier to get to than say, the Banana Leaf (don't go there, it's... More 

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

I've had some poor food in my time but this takes the biscuit ! We came to here for my Mother in law for Mothers Day. We had been here a couple of years ago and it was just ok. It wouldn't have been my choice but I went along with it. For Mothers day they had the cheek to... More 

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Rakkestad, Norway
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

This is a good place for the hungry one's. Buffet is well made, decent food served. Food is average priced. Clean and nice.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

We went here for a works night out and were surprised to find there was no table service for drinks and that we would need to queue each time we needed one. Not a big issue but it would have been nice to have the option for drinks to be ordered from where we were sat with our food. Selection... More 

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Billingham, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015 via mobile

we took our three granddaughters here as they love to "graze", sorry not impressed at all. We went because several people had advised us to try it, we didn't find it particularly cheap at £11-50 adults and £5-50 kids plus exorbitant soft drink charges. Selection of food not bad, but not that well cooked, and not many different tastes !!... More 

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Gresham, Oregon
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Lots of food in the buffet, but not all of it was freshly made, we think. And afterward one of us swelled up due to something in the food. Too much salt, MSG, or what, we don't know. Stay away from the BBQ pork. Chrispy duck was good. If we're back that way we shall avoid this place.

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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Used to go here and it was always Ok but after my latest visit last week I think its gone down hill and my expectations have been raised by my visits to another Chinese in Stockton on tees. We arrived about 5.30 so paid the full £10.50 price and for what we managed to eat I think this was a... More 

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Additional Information about New China Buffet King

Address: 477 Linthorpe Road, Middlesbrough TS5 6HX, England
Phone Number: 1642820808
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Middlesbrough
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisine: Chinese

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 477 Linthorpe Road, Middlesbrough TS5 6HX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  Middlesbrough
  • Phone Number: 1642820808

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese

Description

Long established (10+ years) family run buffet restaurant.
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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