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Ping Pong

| Unit 3, Quayside, St Katharine Docks, London E1W 1BA, England
+44 20 7680 7850
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good42%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“dim sum” (118 reviews)
“dumplings” (41 reviews)
“sticky rice” (11 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
| Unit 3, Quayside, St Katharine Docks, London E1W 1BA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

It's good for a quick lunch as service was fast. I'm not a big fan of Asian food but it was pretty good. The server was in a hurry although the place was far from full but the guy who cleaned the table was very...More

Thank murraymike
Noel M, General Manager at Ping Pong, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hello murraymike Thank you for the nice feedback, glad to hear you enjoyed the food. Sorry if the service was a bit rushed. Hope you come back soon and we can try to improve on the experience. Kindest regards

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First and last visit to this place! Whilst the food isn't too bad the service is pretty shocking ( as echoed in some of the other reviews)! Considering It was my first visit, I was shown to my table and told to 'sit', no explanation...More

1  Thank hemster35
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Booked a table for mothers birthday. Totally ignored upon entry then finally was told by manager to folliw a server who totally ignored us and walked away. Absolute disgrace stay away. Rudest manager i have seen. Been a regular visitor and will not return.More

1  Thank sausages1234
Noel M, General Manager at Ping Pong, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Good evening sausages1234 I am sorry to hear about you bad experience on Wednesday night. I have spoken with my team and would like to speak with you also. If you would like to get in contact, please email skd@pingpong-group.com and i will get back...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First experience of this type of restaurant and sorry but didn't enjoy. Food lacked flavour and the dip didn't make up for that. I did enjoy the mango mocktail and the service was good.More

Thank mrsg2017
Noel M, General Manager at Ping Pong, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello mrsg2017 Thanks for the positive feedback on the service. I am sorry the food was not to your liking. We do run a happy hour weekdays 3-6pm if you enjoyed the drinks they are 50% off. We also offer a great range of noddle...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I ate at Ping Pong at St. Katherine's Dock for a late dinner. While the food was acceptable, the service was very poor. It took a long time to get waited on, a long time for drinks to come, and our order...More

Thank AndyTuba
Noel M, General Manager at Ping Pong, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello AndyTuba Very sorry to hear about your poor experience last time. I would love to talk to you and see if there is anything we can do to make up for it. If this suits you please feel free to contact me at skd@pingpong-group.com...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I ate lunch at Ping Pong, the food was ok but not as good and more expensive than a decent independent dim sum restaurant. The service was good and the food arrived quickly so it was a good fit for a work lunch hour.More

Thank Wilcoxm51
Noel M, General Manager at Ping Pong, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello Wilcoxm51 Very happy to hear the service was to your liking. Sorry if we didn't wow you with the food this time. We are adding new items to our Winter menu in November. Alternatively our Covent Garden, Soho and Westfield white city have a...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for a quick meal before we went to see Kinky Boots. Friendly staff,quick service.Delicious food,every mouthful full of flavour.

Thank sunloverSussex
Noel M, General Manager at Ping Pong, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Great to hear you had a good time. I do hope you enjoyed Kinky Boots. Please think of us for you next West end outing.

Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Booked a pre theatre dinner included in our theatre tickets. Greeted and shown to our table even though we were a bit early. Chose the veggie menu and it was lovely. Aubergine curry which I had never had before, would return

Thank Celia C
Noel M, General Manager at Ping Pong, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much, really happy to hear you enjoyed the food. Would love to see you again. Have a great weekend.

Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Food was great loved meeting Giovanni he was AMAZING . All the staff were incredibly helpful and sweet Strongly recommend .

Thank Anika T
Noel M, Manager at Ping Pong, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for the amazing review. I will insure that your kind words are passed on to Giovanni. Have a great weekend.

Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

If you’re looking to eat authentic, Cantonese dim sum then this is not the place to go. The dishes for evening meal was tiny and very overpriced for what it’s worth. We had to order 2x of some dim sum dishes otherwise we wouldn’t have...More

Thank family157163
Noel M, General Manager at Ping Pong, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2018

Thank you for your feedback. Sorry to hear we didn't wow you with our selection. As a group we welcome people from all over the world, but are based in London so we target anyone and everyone who's in London and loves Dim Sum. If...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $31
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: | Unit 3, Quayside, St Katharine Docks, London E1W 1BA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7680 7850
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At Ping Pong we have kept all the best bits of the ancient tradition of Chinese tea houses, like meeting to relax and share. We just thought that after a thousand years or so it would be ok to add cocktails to the mix. Our Dim Sum is handcrafted by our specialist chefs using the freshest ingredients. We may have put a man on the moon, but there remains no better way to make Dim Sum.Join us for an endless assortment of steamed or griddled dumplings, steamed fluffy buns, baked flaky puffs, spring rolls, soups or coconut rice pots and, admire the varied shapes and colours of our little parcels of deliciousness. Enjoy some of our signature dishes or our Dim Sum favourites such as the king prawn & garlic black dumpling, beef and cumin dumpling, chive dumpling, scallop & shitake dumpling, har gau, char sui bun or crispy hoi sin duck spring roll, all available for a starting price of £2.95 a serving. We love a sharing experience at Ping Pong so try our set menus to take through the A-Z taste of Dim Sum, starting from £9.99. Have you heard about our seasonal specials? These are our unique creations updated every two months, so catch them while you can.Tea drinking is an integral part of the Chinese Dim Sum experience, come and wow your eyes with our hand-tied flowering teas and hand-rolled jasmine pearls. Simply sit back and let the tea theatrically blossom in your glass. We also offer an exclusive range of cocktails, such as a lychee & roses martini (tanqueray gin, rose petals and lychee juice) or Dragon Punch (Bacardi oak heart, wray and nephew, agave nectar, pineapple, lemon juice and cinnamon with pear purée and basil seeds). Coolers and iced teas are also our speciality with the exotic pineapple coconut and lime, Lemon& Lychee iced tea, or Elderflower basil & Lemonade. A wide variety of Chinese beers and wines of the world are also available.
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