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Pandoo's

112 Cranbrook Road, Ilford IG1 4LZ, England
020 8518 6677
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Ranked #77 of 133 restaurants in Ilford
Cuisines: Barbecue, Chinese, Malaysian
Most recent review
- Jun 18, 2014
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English first
London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

I took my family here late one evening to celebrate a birhtday. The service was the only thing I can say is worth a positive, as the waiter was polite. As for the food - never again...anything fried seemed like it was refried and nothing special or interesting about the food generally. There are plenty of alternatives within the same... More

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Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

We went as a large group. Service was good and we were there for a long time and didn't feel pressured to leave. The food was good with the exception of the fusion menu options. Best to avoid those! The restaurant actually feels more spacious than nandos and actually get some elbow space.

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london
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45 reviews 45 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

The food was waaayyyyyy below average. The chicken noodles had so much black pepper in it that I thought I ordered black pepper noodles rather than chicken noodles. It was ridiculous. The noodles said in its desciption chicken noodle with vegetables, I know an onion is a vegtable, but it said vegetables plural, where were the other vegetables???? Raw cucumber... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We were at Pandoo's on Saturday to try out their steak...must admit, we were very pleased with the food...the guy who took the order and served us was very courteous and polite, well mannered...nice, decent interior as well, and enclosure for family....will definitely go again to try their burgers and thall!

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London, United Kingdom
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3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013 via mobile

Rubbish service and food ordinary. Guy with the long beard hasn't hit a clue what he is doing. Surprised it is still open

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Kensington, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

Tried to copy nandoos but still far behind. The location of the restaurant is not very convenient. But hope fully they will improve.

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London
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6 reviews 6 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

The food is average, but i dont like the fact that you have to get up and order over the counter and pay first. The price is on the high side considering the restaurant and the food. The price for Chicken strips is very high considering the amount you get, my 4 year old son has a portion on his... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2013 via mobile

When I first came accross Pandoos peri peri about 10 years ago it was a spectacular find. I couldnt get enough of it. But at some point a few years ago the flavours changed, and food became ordinary tasting. Can we have the original recipe back please ?

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London
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16 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2012

The food is quite decent but not spectacular by any standards. The menu is quite varied though. Worth a visit.

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Grays Thurrock, United Kingdom
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18 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2012

The prices are too high in this place,and the staff are not courteous here.This place is trying to copy Nandos and has a similar sort of menu.There is no music or ambiance to the place and I would say that parking is very difficult during the day.They would do better if they had reasonable prices .

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