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Banquet 1408

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342 London Road, Colchester CO3 8LT, England
+44 1206 211588
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12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Thu 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tue - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Delivery, Reservations
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Ok

Visited here twice Once for wedding , the food was ok Second family party Food was ok . Nothing special .. For the price . Also. Was really cold and kept my coat on

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
Sharon M
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English first
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

Visited here twice Once for wedding , the food was ok Second family party Food was ok . Nothing special .. For the price . Also. Was really cold and kept my coat on

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Berwick upon Tweed, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

We were taken here by my niece and nephew. 6 in the party. My parents in their 80's had there first experience of Chinese food. They loved it. The food was fresh tasty and I don't think there was any MG. the staff was very helpful and attentive.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Came here for our Valentines meal. Excellent choice on the menu, excellent service by the staff. Drinks a little overpriced however, this could do with a review. Overall excellent restaurant, would highly recommended it.

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Well I love this place but had a takeaway but was. No happy with it , it was not a lot of taste the chicken wasn't soft like it usely is so it was a let down but will try them again next time as I have never had it happen sorry but it's true

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Great food, amazing choice, very helpful service. Some of the best Chinese food I've had! Service a little rushed! But lovely and would 100% recommend

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 via mobile

Recommended to us and we visited on the spur of the moment; so glad we did. Wow.....Super friendly and professional staff, beautifully decorated and superb tasting food. Great Dim Sum menu (try the Chickens' Feet) and plenty of other menu choices. The closest to real Chinese food we have found outside China or Chinatowns (London, Sydney, New York) You have... More 

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Beckenham
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

We have never eaten here before. I just googled restaurants near Marks Tey Hotel as that is where we were staying, so you could say it was a bit of a gamble. About a twenty minute walk from the hotel, all pavements. We were not disappointed. Excellent food, service and surroundings. We chose from the set menu for two, I... More 

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Chappel, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Celebrated the end of another academic year with a lovely Chinese meal. We went for one of their set menus, and weren't disappointed. Very lively atmosphere, really nice food, and lovely people. The only down side was that the service was a little too speedy. On one occasion, we were still chewing when the plates were whipped away....so they could... More 

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

I have eaten here several times and always found it first class. Real Chinese food prepared well and served efficiently by attentive staff. Highly recommended.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Location - out of town. Parking - plenty. Decor - good. Food - very good. Staff - better than some popular chines restaurants. But still appear to be rushing you out the restaurant.

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Additional Information about Banquet 1408

Address: 342 London Road, Colchester CO3 8LT, England
Phone Number: +44 1206 211588
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Colchester
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 50 - 70
Cuisine: Chinese

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 342 London Road, Colchester CO3 8LT, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Colchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1206 211588

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 50 - 70
  • Price Range: $ $ $ $
  • Cuisine: Chinese

Description

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Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:30 pm

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