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The Great Wall

184-186 Old Street | Ec1v 9fr, London, England
+44 20 7253 6346
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good27%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
Feb 3, 2017
“Chinese sichuan food ,hotpot”
Oct 1, 2016
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
184-186 Old Street | Ec1v 9fr, London, England
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Reviewed February 3, 2017

Located in the heart of London,the food of the Sichuan province of Southwest China. Sichuan cuisine is notable both for its innovative and liberal use of chilies and Sichuan pepper, and for the remarkable combinations of ingredients and flavors. The master chefs at old street...More

Thank 463,777,254
Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

The food here is greasy beyond belief! We had chicken and pork and the meat was totally processed and without any texture. Suspect cleanliness too as the kitchen emits some horrible smells. Staff were very rude to my companion. I definitely won't be going back

Thank Julia N
Reviewed August 1, 2016

The retardant looks like a canteen from the outside and its value certainly isn't in the decoy. However the menu seemed genuinely authentic with lots of Chinese specialities that you don't usually find (and I don't order either but are probably great for the more...More

Thank LucyCP
Reviewed February 18, 2016

Ate here wit ha few friends quite late on a week day night. we ordered off the set menu and the food was tasty. typical Chinese menu, chicken & sweet corn soup, dim sum etc. good service

1  Thank MikesTrips01
Reviewed December 18, 2015 via mobile

We were initially attracted by the number of Chinese people eating in the restaurant, the interior is quite sparse, like eating in a canteen. Usefully the menu is like a large colour brochure showing all the dishes, which is useful as the dishes are more...More

Thank Andy N
Reviewed December 12, 2015

To start with chose the restaurant because of the number of Oriental people eating in it. Menu Very Chinese and includes such things as Tripe, Chickens Stomach, and Honeycomb ( a Particular part of tripe ). I've eaten Lots of Kung Po, this was different...More

Thank Keith_A32
Reviewed November 16, 2015 via mobile

Chose here to eat from a limited choice in the Old Street area but was pleased enough that I did. The interior of the restaurant is simple but I was interested to see so many Chinese people eating in there. This is always a good...More

Thank Bluden
Reviewed November 6, 2015

The resaurant has very simple interior design and the menu is very Chinese. We ordered 4 dishes and it came to about 40 pounds with drinks (aloe juice costs 7!). Ok for the price and the portion is generous. Food: I would strongly recommend twice...More

3  Thank MollieYuen
Reviewed August 30, 2015

The menu is very different from the usual bog standard Chinese. Lots of spicy dishes. I went for the pork meat in blood- which certainly isn't for all tastes as it contained a lot of offal- but at least it was tasty and a very...More

1  Thank brenhell
Reviewed March 30, 2015

I have been a couple of times and it's not been outstanding but reasonable quality, for the lunch deal, so I decided to pop in on my lunch break. Not only was I served a very small portion (of their pick and mix takeaway service,...More

Thank Jasmine H
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
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  • Address: 184-186 Old Street | Ec1v 9fr, London, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7253 6346
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