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The Peking

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Charles Street, Leicester LE1 3FG, England
0116 2623376
Today
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tue - Fri 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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leicester
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40 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This is my 2nd visit here. It does a great choice of Chinese food & recently started doing indo Chinese as a change to the menu too. My favourite is duck & pancakes however they do a fab range of vege options as my friends are vegetarians. They recommend the mock duck I visited for bdays but will go back... More 

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lincoln
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Been here a ew times now when visiting Leicester, food is first class and the special menu very good value for money, would thourghly recommend anyone to go here, staff were so obliging and could not do enough for you, will defiantly return in the near future.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

Visited Peking today after numerous recommendations and it was exceeded expectations! Dhiren the manager went out of his way to cater for our needs. Lovely food and great atmosphere Thoroughly recommended Chilli paneer and mick duck was amazing!

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1 Thank dee11111
Adios75, Owner at The Peking, responded to this review

Dear dee11111 Thank you very much for the kind words and the review . It was our pleasure to serve you . Happy to know that you liked our chilli paneer and the duck . We would love to see you again . Thanks very much for your visit at Peking . Look forward to seeing you soon . More 

Midlands
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016 via mobile

Had the most amazing meal with the best service. The quality and taste of what we ordered was of the highest standard with very friendly management and staff.

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1 Thank Annie S
Adios75, Owner at The Peking, responded to this review

Dear Annie S Happy to know that you enjoyed our food and service . Our chefs believe in preparing everything fresh to maintain the taste and quality of the food . Thank you very much for the appreciation and for the lovely review. Look forward to see you soon . More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016

Realky enjoyed our first trip to the Peking. Had the early bird menu which was great value. Staff very friendly and food good. Will return.

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Thank AndyLaura C
Adios75, Owner at The Peking, responded to this review

Dear AndyLaura C Thank you for the lovely review . Good to hear that your first trip to Peking was satisfying and you enjoyed having our early bird menu . Try our Dim sum , A'La Cart , traditional Chinese and Indo Chinese menu whenever you get a chance hope you will like them . Look forward to see you... More 

Leicester
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016 via mobile

Firstly this is not my first visit to this lovely restaurant this is about my 5th or 6th visit and each times it gets better and better firstly the food is amazing especially the dim sum which are tasty and a great value for money! Secondly the staff are polite and are very attentive! There is a calming ambiance to... More 

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Adios75, Owner at The Peking, responded to this review

Dear Andthenagain Glad to know that your visits at Peking are enjoyable . Thank you for appreciating our Dim sum . We are really happy to know that our food and service meet your expectations every time . Thank you so much for the review and look forward for your visit again . More 

Leicester, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

The whole experience is to be commended from the friendliness of the staff to their efficiency and their ability to make you feel welcome. I had the dim sum which was amazing my friend had the spare ribs, delicious. Main courses were chicken curry and fillet beef cantonese style...superb. Cannot praise this restaurant high enough, it was my first visit... More 

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Adios75, Owner at The Peking, responded to this review

Dear rosaleenh2016 Thank you for your visit at Peking . Happy to know that you had a lovely experience here at Peking . we try our best so the guests feel welcome here and their visit is enjoyable . Glad that you had a good time with us and it's our pleasure to have a wonderful review from you .... More 

Leicester, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

Things have changed since our last visit, firstly the tables were so close together the staff were bumping into it every time they past. Secondly, timing, my friend had almost finished her first course before I received mine and then the dumplings were a gelatinous mess with little flavour. Finally the staff were whipping away the dishes before we had... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

£4.50 for 2 char siew buns. This is the 1st time i see only 2 buns in a steamer. Usually it's 3. The dim sum menu had a steep price hike compared to a 1.5 yrs ago. Most items are around £5 with v small portions although taste wise they're all right. Better to stick to the early bird £7.40... More 

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Adios75, Owner at The Peking, responded to this review

Hi Belinda, Thanks for your review , could you provide us with a copy of your bill and visit , We do not add service charge on our bills. I am glad you like the quality of the dimsums and have rated it" ok" Unfortunatley we cannot fit any more than 2 charsui buns , due to their size in... More 

Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016

I found the staff from when we entered to when we left fantastic, proffesional. the food and service was beyond what i expected.i decided to ask my partners hand in marriage there and then and the staff went beyond the call of duty and made it a really special memory.i totally recommend anyone to try something new then this is... More 

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Adios75, Owner at The Peking, responded to this review

Dear Rav B Thank you so much for a wonderful review and for your visit at Peking . It's our pleasure that you liked the food and service . look forward to see you soon . 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
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Charles Street, Leicester LE1 3FG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: 0116 2623376

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