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Waverley Bridge, Edinburgh, Scotland (Castle / Royal Mile / High St)
0131 556 3313
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Ranked #1,428 of 1,867 Restaurants in Edinburgh
Price range: $0 - $22
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:45 am - 4:30 pm
Cuisines: Chinese
Neighborhood: Castle / Royal Mile / High St
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Outdoor seating, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Buffet, Late Night, Dessert
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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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66 reviews 66 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

1.45pm on a Sunday afternoon and in need of a meal, we spotted Jimmy Chung's . A buffet for £9.99 which can't be bad. There were lots of people eating there so we were expecting great things. It was a 'help yourself buffet' and the choice was good but unfortunately the plates were cold and the food was warm -... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

Food was very over cooked and alot was cold. Not good atall for veggies! Mainly chicken in all dishes. Very poor choice of starters, mains and desserts. Staff were very rude to my 17mth old baby!! Defo not rec to anyone. Husband found a nail clipping in a springroll 😝 Will not be back!

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Magherafelt, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

All you can eat... Its got nice food and all this comes at a very reasonable price... service was great from the very attentive waiting staff..

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Insch, United Kingdom
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52 reviews 52 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

We went to the "Platform 2 Market" at Waverley Station, so this seemed to be a good place for lunch. Wrong !!! The food was less than average. The service non-existent. The place could do with new carpets and a good clean. To top it all, my wife spent half the night in the toilet with diarrhea before the "Immodium"... More

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Burscough, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

if you like chinese, havent a lot of time, aint fussed about having to help yerself...then try Jimmys. Its ok food...you can pick and choose from a huge selection...good for a fill yer belly meal!!

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3 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014 via mobile

Food tasteless and overcooked. Definitely not fresh but not quite sure how old it was seemed like it was maybe cooked some time ago. All the food and desserts were the same plain bland and dried out. The evening price is ridiculous for what you are presented with and I think they should be thoroughly ashamed of themselves serving that... More

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Perth, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

I have just spent 3 days in Edinburgh with my partner, we were looking forward to getting into jimmy Chungs as when we visited here several years ago it was the best food we had ever tried in a Chinese restaurant. Well it was disgusting.. The food areas was dirty, the carpets were filthy and need replaced. All the table... More

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Food was very tasty everything was perfect untill we found hair in icecream we complain that there is hair in ice cream. Staff said just "oooohhh" but did nothing even didnt said sorry to us after 5 min my another friends find hair again in ice cream this time we didnt bother to complain again and just left the place.

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Haddington, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

I used to go here a lot and really enjoyed it but last time i went it was very disappointing. Some of the food actually made me feel sick. Staff weren't that kind either. I don't think I'll be going back until it improves again all of the people!e I went with had the same thoughts.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Basically believe it or not, but I just went in the restaurant. Sit down and went to get a plate for my food. The plates were dirty. The food looking disgusting and like a forgotten left over in your fridge from a week. For the first time ever in my life I just left the plate and went out. Can... More

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Additional Information about Jimmy Chungs

Address: Waverley Bridge, Edinburgh, Scotland
Phone Number: 0131 556 3313
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh>  > Castle / Royal Mile / High St
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:45 am - 4:30 pm
Monday 11:45 am - 4:30 pm
Tuesday 11:45 am - 4:30 pm
Wednesday 11:45 am - 4:30 pm
Thursday 11:45 am - 4:30 pm
Friday 11:45 am - 4:30 pm
Saturday 11:45 am - 4:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 22
Cuisine: Chinese

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