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Jade Fountain

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42-46 High Street, Sawston CB22 3BG, England
+44 1223 836926
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Cambridge
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37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were regulars at the Jade between 5 and 15 years ago (when it was flawless, run by Michael), but we hadn't been back for a long time until July 2016. It is much more sparsely decorated / furnished than before: wooden tables, no table cloths, quite basic inside. However, and most importantly, the food was superb, much better than... More 

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1 Thank JandL9
Florence, Italy
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

I have been going to the Jade Fountain for years. The food has always been excellent as has the service. I say this as someone who really appreciates good Chinese food and is very fussy having lived in Hong Kong for 7 years. There is now a fixed price menu which offers outstanding value. You really can't go wrong here!

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1 Thank Heather B
Linton, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

This is a great Chinese well worth a visit eat in or take away the staff are friendly and nothing appears to be too much trouble.

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2 Thank 2dogs1wife
Sawston, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

I have used this restaurant for several years.The food and service are excellent.I have some friends who regularly travel from London to have dinner there. The menu is varied and the prices are very good. Try the taster menu.

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2 Thank sawston_resident
Chorley, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 281 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

I have eaten here in the past with work, what a find :) the fixed price menu is £18 during the week and £20 on Friday and Saturday, what a bargain. I ate here this week and it was great value with lovely food and friendly staff. you can eat as much as you like for £18.00 the choice is... More 

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UK
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25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016 via mobile

We came here for a family meal with two young children. After an initial shakey start the waiting staff made us feel welcome. The food was average, but the table service was friendly. At the end of our meal I let my youngest get down from the table and walk a very short distance, away from any other customers, when... More 

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1 Thank nurmel57
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

Never disappoints plenty of choice and delicious food. Staff friendly and chatty with us including my 5 year old which was nice. Not my first choice of family restaurant but pleasantly suprised

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3 Thank Sawstongirl
Nottingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

I've eaten takeaway food from the Jade Fountain a few times now, but the most recent will be the last after yet another bland, tasteless meal. I've mixed up what I've ordered, but it hasn't got any better. Having just had the chilli chicken with garlic, I couldn't taste any chilli, nor garlic, and it didn't really look like real... More 

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1 Thank shinglebob
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33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

I've been visiting this restaurant for many months for take away. It has an extensive and delicious gluten free menu with 17 starters and 40+ main dishes. The Beijing spare ribs with fruity sauce are amazing. If you need gluten free then you must visit here.

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1 Thank LouGlutenFree
Cambridge, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016 via mobile

Family of four booked the restaurant for 6pm. We felt rushed as soon as we sat down. Constantly being asked by the staff can we take your order before we had a chance to all sit down!! We kept asking for some time! We had been before so we knew what we liked but as we were out with family... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42-46 High Street, Sawston CB22 3BG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Sawston
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 836926

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?