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7 London Street, Swaffham PE37 7DD, England
01760 725 722
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Very tasty

Gorgeous chinese food from this restaurant, their noodles are especially nice and all the sauces have a very authentic taste. Really enjoyed an evening here with friends.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
lynni70
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norfolk
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23 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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norfolk
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Gorgeous chinese food from this restaurant, their noodles are especially nice and all the sauces have a very authentic taste. Really enjoyed an evening here with friends.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

me and my friend visited this restaurant many times. everytime we visit here we never disappoint with the food. i love steam seabass garnish with spring onion and soy sauce, the seabass just cooked to perfection meat is tender and just right amount of the soy sauce. and i also love the singaport rice noddle and seafood ho fund. the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014 via mobile

Last Tuesday,it was my birthday and I took my wife to East Garden Chinese Restaurant for dinner. I have visited East Garden no less than 10 times but for dim sum only. Although I've tried their dinner menu before but I remembered their foods were fantastic. We ordered a portion of Ginger and Spring Onion crab, a Spicy aubergine hot... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We have used this as a take away a few times and it's quite difficult to review! First couple of take aways were good and tasty, then we had one which was terrible so we said we wouldn't visit again. But friends ordered from here on a night out and it was good food again, then the next time it... More 

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Norfolk, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

The food took over an hour to arrive, admittedly there were quite a few of us, but we were utterly fed up by the time dinner arrived.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014 via mobile

I went here for my leaving party to have my baby the food was shocking it was ither dry gone off or no flavour we had cripsy duck and lamb well if you like it burnt to a crisp we had to compain on every course neverr have we had to and we did we gotdirty looks from staff to... More 

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Swaffham
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014 via mobile

I have been here quite a few times now with my work lot so we chose to go again for one if the girls leaving due..... BIG MISTAKE the food and service was awful!! We had to complain about the starters as our Crispy lamb was over cooked cremated u could even taste the meat. Granted they changed this but... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

We found this restaurant by chance as we made a short stop in Swaffam on a rainy day. We had started out looking for a fish and chips shop, but as it was a little cold and wet, thought that a bowl of hot and sour soup would be nicely warming! We were delighted to find this little restaurant. The... More 

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Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
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62 reviews 62 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Don't usually eat chinese food, (unless in china town) but every other place was full, so we had to eat here, service was okay, food actually was quite good, except for the green thai curry (never seen pineapple in Thai food before) which was little odd, but over all much as we expected, doubt we would go back, but as... More 

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Boston, England, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

Where to start? Well starters - smoked shredded chicken aka chicken coated in sugar, drenched in syrup and fried with a few random chillies. We then waited over an hour for our main course which arrived cold, we told the waitress but we're ignored. I asked for a plate so that I could at least start my food, she then... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 7 London Street, Swaffham PE37 7DD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Norfolk  >  Swaffham
  • Phone Number: 01760 725 722

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese

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