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Dragon Pearl

33 Hyde Road, Paignton, England
01803552220
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Ranked #74 of 134 Restaurants in Paignton
Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Tue - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Cuisines: Chinese
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Restaurant details
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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English first
Dartmouth, England, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

My first choice for a Chinese meal in Paignton, eat-in or takeaway. The food is always pretty good. The service isn't spectacular, but the staff are a nice bunch and I've never had a bad experience.

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UK
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

We fancied a Chinese while in Paignton, there were only a few we could find on Trip Advisor so we tried here. Food came quickly and was nice, the staff were a bit grumpy but did their job. 5 star food hygiene rating was reassuring. Prices were higher than we were used to for Chinese food, and the restaurant was... More 

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huddersfield
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

This must be the most awful chinese meal I have ever had in my life ! We'll start with the starter. Salt and pepper spare ribs. They should have been named salt and pepper spare fat in batter. The batter was quite tasty but covered a small bone covered in fat and absolutely not one bit of meat in sight.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

I have known this restaurant has been there for many years but never been until this evening and I have to say the choice of food was extensive and the food we all had was very enjoyable and the service was ok

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Top Contributor
140 reviews 140 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

This Chinese restaurant was advertised in an information pack in our holiday accommodation so we thought we'd give it a go. We had intended to eat in the restaurant and try the "eat as much as you can" option, but decided to have a takeaway as we were driving and fancied a drink. We ordered our food and whilst waiting... More 

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Torquay, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

We were a party of 4 on a visit with family who had travelled 250 miles to see us. We decided on this Restaurant for our family get together. What a mistake! Ambiance terrible the female Manager was sullen and miserable which then reflected on the other one male waiter. The restaurant was busy and it was obvious that priority... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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101 reviews 101 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

I have been here many times and really enjoyed the food. It is all cooked fresh and you can order whatever you want for a set price. I decided I wanted to have a party here so I booked it and then went in to speak to the manager. I had a booking of 40 people and asked if we... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Went to dragon pearl with my wife, the meal was nice but no more than nice but the service was very poor & slow. One of the orders didn't turn up but was on the bill,they did knock that off when we mentioned it no problem.We wouldn't return to this restaurant.

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Hemel Hempstead
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014 via mobile

A lovely meal. The food was excellent and the staff were friendly and attentive. Will definitely be coming back soon.

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Brixham, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

Unexpectedly, there was a family group with us when we visited on April 19th. We chose the 'All you can Eat Buffet'. The food was excellent and promply served by friendly and helopful staff. The restaurant was very busy but the staff dealt with everyone so well.We will definitely go again.

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Additional Information about Dragon Pearl

Address: 33 Hyde Road, Paignton, England
Phone Number: 01803552220
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Paignton
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Monday 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm  12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm  12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm  12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Friday 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm  12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Saturday 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm  12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Cuisine: Chinese

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