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Szechaun Express

5A High Street, Thatcham RG19 3JG, England
+44 1635 866647
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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Chinese, Fast Food, Asian
$$ - $$$
5A High Street, Thatcham RG19 3JG, England
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Reviewed May 10, 2017 via mobile

We have had a zillion Chinese take aways from here over the years - we would never go elsewhere for a Chinese when at home - faultless service - we ring an order (sometimes over £100 worth if we have family visiting) - they always...More

Thank Sue S
Reviewed April 28, 2017 via mobile

Rude staff rush you while ordering,write down the wrong items then shout at customers !!! Curry and curry sauce is just full of salt. Will not return !!!

Thank tjhughes
Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

It's always fantastic, food is cooked amazingly fast (when they say 15mins think 10! Or less. Staff are always helpful and don't forget you can order from the restaurant menu as well (get the steamed dumplings they are excellent!)

Thank Anthony B
Reviewed April 5, 2017

Having sampled "real Chinese" food whilst working in China I have to say I am not a fan of the UK version of it and quite often suffer after eating it. Having said that we decided to give it a go instead of the normal...More

Thank Philti63
Reviewed October 4, 2016 via mobile

Watch your food being cooked while you wait. A great take away. The good is always top notch. Highly recommended. No photos sorry.

Thank David L
Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

Simply the best Chinese around for takeaways. They can exclude Chilliest of requested and the Crispy Duck is always lovely . Best crispy beef I have ever had including restaurants

Thank Peter Y
Reviewed May 6, 2016 via mobile

Food can be hit and miss.the telephone orders I difficult as they don't seem to understand and is the only Chinese I've ever been to where you spend over £15 and still don't getprawn crackers free if you want them you get charged £1.20

Thank NiceNickGilforth
Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

This is where we have bought Chinese takeaway as a treat for many years and always had excellent meals. But this Saturday was defiantly a bad day for the chefs! Chilli beef was not cooked, too large uncooked carrots in the chilli beef. Prawn toast...More

Thank Joshbosh4
Reviewed February 14, 2016

We have been many times over quite a few years and we always enjoy it. The food is excellent and the you get very attentive service, always feel like the only customer. Happy to tailor some dishes to suit you palette.

Thank 6Sabre
Reviewed February 9, 2016

Been going here for a long time we no Jeffrey very well the food is very good we all ways pick different things don't have set menu to often

Thank Malcolm C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5A High Street, Thatcham RG19 3JG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Thatcham
  • Phone Number: +44 1635 866647
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