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Hesterman Way, Beddington Farm Road | Unit 6C, Valley Leisure Park, Croydon CR0 4YA, England
02086 800 800
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Ranked #135 of 280 Restaurants in Croydon
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Mon - Thu 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Cuisines: Chinese
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Good for: Large groups
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Buffet, Late Night, Dessert
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  • English first
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  • Russian first
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English first
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW

Big selection, but nothing is very well cooked. Tasteless limited Time, seafood is awful and currys look rank

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London, United Kingdom
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9 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Oh dear. It was like eating in a supermarket courtyard full of snotty icecream smeared screaming children. Service was nonexistent, ambiance was worse than in a drive in McDonalds. Lots and lots of food, most of it not appealing enough to even want to taste - so actually paid a lot of money for not a lot. Needless to say... More 

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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Visited on 21st January and had the most boring meal of my life. There is a very wide selection of food but the problem is it all tastes the same and doesn't have any real flavour (this includes the deserts). The service is ok but I very much doubt that I would ever visit again

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

I was astonished and embarrass when we are still in the middle of eating and quieng up in the bar to get more alcohol and been told that you only have 15 min to get your @rse out of here. Is a 18 birthday which booked at 19:30 and been sitted at 20:00 and been told you only have 15... More 

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38 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

This place has changed its name to JRC Global Buffet... You can get Chinese Thai Indian Japanese sushi Italian and English amongst other types of food . The selection is vast and is a better standard for buffets ... The drinks are reasonably priced ... I think the only thing that could be better is the desert .. It is... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Good place to go if all of u like different types of food. Staff r ok the food is tasty but u wait a long time for some items. All in all a good place to go!

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London, United Kingdom
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12 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

This is the first time I have been here since the change in ownership. While some of the food is much the same, the Japanesse section has changed considerably. Which is a crying shame as it is my favourite. Either they have failed to keep their chefs or they are saving money. I didn't try the hot grill as there... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

You queue to enter and wait. Then you check-in and pay. Then you have a limited time allocated to your table. Then there's the very average service, below average food and the staff's anxiety to get you out as you approach your time limit. What on earth is there to like about it? But judging by the queues, there's a... More 

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Croydon, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

was there at Saturday, but really disappointed about the foods & really bad service from the Grill section, Boiled Prawns & Crabs were really soft & sting seems like keep in frozen for a while at Japanese section, been to grill section ask for Prawns & Scallops, but there is a Chinese looking chef very rude to us, told that... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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13 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

I hate reviewing badly but I have to say that this restaurant is abhorrent, not worth the money and is over rated. Food was very hit and miss, too much it's better to do a few things well than many things horribly, bottom line don't go there.

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Address: Hesterman Way, Beddington Farm Road | Unit 6C, Valley Leisure Park, Croydon CR0 4YA, England
Phone Number: 02086 800 800
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Croydon
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm  12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm  5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm  12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Cuisine: Chinese

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