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Pearl Dragon

18 Eastern Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea SS1 2ER, England
01702 613468
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Ranked #75 of 464 Restaurants in Southend-on-Sea
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $29 - $69
Cuisines: Chinese, Dim Sum
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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English first
Southend-on-sea
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

Lovely food, specially dim sum. Very attentive waiter and good service. The only reason why I have given 3 about the atmosphere (instead of 4) is because the space in the table was slightly tight when better tables were available and also (and not entirely their fault) a table nearby had a small tablet or portable dvd with child program... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Tricky menus wont let you eat what you want.they like you charge extra when ever possible.inside the restourant as much as cold as outside.

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Great dim sum and other main course. Service was very attentive. Serve Tsingtao beer which is great.

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

had a lovely meal with friends last saturday for my 47th birthday , the food was so great and the staff were great to, i will def go back

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england
Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Came on a Wednesday night and surprised how busy it was with function upstairs and many diners. Had the set meal, all good piping hot and very tasty, service very good, especially as how busy they are. Always get the 'personal touch' unlike main stream venues, have been a few times and would go back, 4 course set meal for... More

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essex
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

What is there to be said after my title, this is the best Chinese Resturant we have ever visited anywhere in the world, and my wife and I travel a lot. Our favourites are the mixed starter "Autumn" and Then the Prawns in pineapple and ginger, not to forget the extra special Crispy lamb. As our friends say this place... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

I visited on a weekday evening so the restaurant was fairly quiet. The food was very enjoyable and the portions very generous. Would visit again.

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

freshly cooked ingredients very tasty and happy to oblige and differentiate from menu . superb tast ,very good service and very clean

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England
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Went to Southend on Sea for a day out with the kids, decided to go for a family dim sum lunch. We were greeted by a very friendly gentlemen. I think he is the manager. He was responsible for processing the payment at the end. We did not book so we sat upstairs. The restaurant is nicely decorated and clean... More

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London
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82 reviews 82 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
424 helpful votes 424 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

Turned up without a booking (my mistake) and was asked to wait for 5 minutes (we waited 10-15 minutes) for a table to leave (they had already paid their bill) I have allergies, and the restaurant was extremely accommodating about cooking the meal that I wanted without the offending ingredients (as opposed to pushing me onto dishes that did not... More

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