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85 High Street, Orpington BR6 0LF, England
01689 826880
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  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Not bad

Went there in the week for lunch. Not much out but what can you expect for the price. The staff were very helpful and the manager was very nice. No duck or prawns. Still left full up

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 15, 2015
Susan B
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Kent, United Kingdom
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Kent, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Went there in the week for lunch. Not much out but what can you expect for the price. The staff were very helpful and the manager was very nice. No duck or prawns. Still left full up

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Bromley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

I have always visited this restaurant whenever I can. It's a good place to take your friends visiting or for any occasions. The staff are very courteous and the service is very good and prompt. The food are always hot and tasty. There's a lot to choose from. From chinese, japanese, thai, malaysian, indonesian. My personal favourite is beef rendang,... More 

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

Having not been to Reku Zen in a few years I was a little hesitant that things wouldn't be as good as I remembered, but thankfully that wasn't the case at all. There were a wide range of dishes, which were being topped up consistently, and most of which were of a good quality. Considering the buffet had so much... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

I took my little girl for dinner! I have not been for a while and I remembered straight away why!! Food is tasteless and oily. I regret now paying the £29 they asked for. All I will say for any one that is thinking of going DONT!! And if this is a place that you are being taking to for... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

me and my friend decided to give this restaurant a try, and were pleased we did. the restaurant was spacious and modern and the atmosphere good. the staff were friendly and attentive. the food was plentiful and hot and there was a wide choice, including sushi. the deserts were plentiful and the chocolate fountain topped of the whole experience

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Barking, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

The restaurant is spacious, well decorated and modern. Service is prompt and available. Food is tasty and plentiful. The owners have the pricing spot on - kudos.

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Bromley, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

Very good and a wide range of buffet foods in the evening but a limited range of buffet at lunchtime (e.g. no prawns although half the price but still excellent value).

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

took the kids and my visiting sister to Reku Zen because I'd heard good things, and my daughter loves sushi. I didn't know they didn't serve sushi at lunch during the week! but their lunch buffet had an amazing variety of Asian dishes, chinese, thai, and indian - and it was all you can eat which my son was thrilled... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

I havnt been in a while but when I did I enjoyed it. The Food Was Hot-ish and it was of good quality. I have only been to a few Chinese buffets and this has got to be the best one. The pricing is standard from what I have experienced from a few others. I would go again.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015 via mobile

We visited here with a group of six friends two of them were regular customers and had recomended it. They never had any issues with the food before. As we sat down with our food I noticed a dead caterpillar in my broccoli!!! After showing one f the waitresses she denied it was a caterpillar and blamed it on the... More 

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Address: 85 High Street, Orpington BR6 0LF, England
Phone Number: 01689 826880
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Orpington
Cuisine: Chinese, Japanese, Thai

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  • Address: 85 High Street, Orpington BR6 0LF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Orpington
  • Phone Number: 01689 826880

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  • Cuisine: Chinese, Japanese, Thai

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