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The Fountain Garden

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West Street, Dorking, England
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  • 30
    Excellent
  • 17
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
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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
Birthday dinner

Went here on Saturday 14th for birthday treat and it was delicious. Msg free food. Loved the interior of restaurant. Service brilliant and food fantastic.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 18, 2015
Andrea Elizabet... W
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56 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015 via mobile

Went here on Saturday 14th for birthday treat and it was delicious. Msg free food. Loved the interior of restaurant. Service brilliant and food fantastic.

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melbourne
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Had a lovelly quick meal at Fountain Garden. The meal was hot and service was good and quick. Cost aliitle high. But food was delicious.

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Tadworth
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65 reviews 65 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

We came on a Tuesday night for a special dinner. Service was good and friendly. The food came promptly and was delicious. The soft crab was my husbands favourite and my son and girl friend favoured the calamari for starters. Then we had 1/2 a duck between the four of us which was delicious followed by lemon chicken, sizzling fillet... More 

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Castle Douglas, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015 via mobile

Good food but lacking in atmosphere, however to be fair it was a Thursday night, bill was a tad high, all in possibly due to the cost of the wine. Overall one of the better Chinese restaurants in Dorking. Long and short, would go again so don't be put off.

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Dorking
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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014 via mobile

For our Christmas party this year, we chose the Fountain Garden and are glad we did! Our party of twelve was made to feel very welcome and we were looked after very well. Most of us opted for a chef's special which included a starter platter, and the chef's choice of main dishes. Everything was flavourful, beautifully presented and plentiful.

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Ross on Wye
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

We were made very welcome as soon as we stepped inside. The restaurant was clean and comfortable. Our family, which included girls of 14 and 11, were all warmly and politely greeted. The menu offered many choices. Our main courses (duck, monk fish and lemon chicken) were well presented and delicious. The helpings were generous. The service was attentive. Including... More 

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sta cristina d'aro
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46 reviews 46 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Food freshly prepared & tasty.Service attentive but not intrusive.Excellent choice of dishes.Family friendly.

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Dorking, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

A group of 5 had lunch on a Sunday in July 2014 and we were the only ones there!! (We are normally put off by empty restaurants, but had booked in advance) We decided on a set menu for ease of ordering. However, the same food ordered separately might have worked out cheaper. The food was well presented and very... More 

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Dorking, surrey
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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We went here as soon as they opened as we had children ranging from 7 to 13. From the moment we got there it felt like we were an imposition. I asked for a table and the waiter looked less than pleased, so I checked whether we needed to book, he said yes, but then made up a table for... More 

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Dorking, United Kingdom
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40 reviews 40 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Yet again they serve up a mouth watering Chinese meal. Why do people eat Chinese anywhere else in Dorking? There just isn't anything to match this place for miles.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: West Street, Dorking, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Dorking

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 25 - 100
  • Cuisine: Chinese

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