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Cafe de China

8 Marine Gardens, Margate CT9 1UN, England
01843 224428
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Ranked #39 of 120 Restaurants in Margate
Cuisines: Chinese
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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- Sep 16, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Margate, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

What can you say about a restaurant that gives so much. The best of Chinese food on an extensive menu, cooked and served by the best people. Nothing is a problem to the ever helpful staff. I always welcome any excuse to return to Cafe de China on my own or with friends and family. A visit not to missed.... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 NEW

My whole family love this restaurant. Food is eat as much as you like and is cooked to order. Excellent quality, salt n chilli prawns, ribs, satay, crispy seaweed and duck are all to die for! Reasonably priced and excellent service. A must if you're in Margate!

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Even though it was a 'Eat as much as you like' place, all the food was cooked to order. You could order as much as you wanted, as long as you didn't waste it! Lovely food, would definately go again as the price was very reasonable, even for the wine!

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Margate, United Kingdom
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

great value for money! superb staff! lovely food, all you can eat, no limits, the spare ribs are heaven, as are the seaweed and spring rolls and........ as you can guess there wasn't much we didnt eat!! my only sadness is that the deserts are not included in the all you can eat price and they could do with being... More

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
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53 reviews 53 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
114 helpful votes 114 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Another visit, another great meal. The outside of the restaurant doesn't really encourage people who do not know the restaurant to enter; don't be put off by the externals, the food is REALLY good. We eat many of the splendid starters and then go on to the crispy duck, after these, we never have enough room for the mains!! Go... More

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westgate
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7 reviews 7 reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

A large party of twelve celebrating my son's 22nd birthday. Could not fault this restaurant. The food was absolutely great, all freshly cooked and piping hot when delivered to your table. The service was second to none, nothing was too much for them, our waiter was happy, jokey and extremely pleasant. You could order all you wanted and we waited... More

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Margate, United Kingdom
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39 reviews 39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We decided early on Friday to have our evening meal at this venue. We were pleased we booked in advance, when we arrived it was very busy with some having to wait for a table. As usual the food was excellent and the service quick and friendly. There is a large choice form the menu, which would suit most diners.... More

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Ashford, United Kingdom
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100 reviews 100 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Went there couple of weeks again. The lunch time menu is very good, you have choice of five things off the menu under £10 each. I had ribs, salt and pepper prawns and prawn toast. Plus Singapore noodles and prawns done schwehan style. The restaurant was empty which is a shame as you couldn't fault the great food and wonderful... More

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Contributor
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4 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Went here for my birthday the food was good but the staff were so rude and very pushy especially the female staff member who I think is the manager

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Been to Café De China many times. Food is always very good. But somewhere in the middle of your dinner we felt like the staff is trying to rush us out. Suddenly, they do not attend you table much, and you need to ask them to come and take the order. But food is definitely very good. So, if you... More

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