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Rice Republic

161 Streatham High Road, London SW16 6EG, England
+44 20 8677 7133
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good24%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“rice” (25 reviews)
“black beans” (3 reviews)
Closes in 3 min
5:00 pm - 10:30 pmAll hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
161 Streatham High Road, London SW16 6EG, England
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1 - 10 of 78 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great food, value and service! We had dim sum, crispy beef and satay chicken. We will be back for sure!

Thank Carys D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolute gem. Super fresh food. Service is superb. If you don't normally like Chinese, go here, you'll change your mind.

Thank Simon B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A very nice small restaurant situated just off Streatham high road. Ambience is very nice and absolutely amazing waiter and waitress who are so attentive and accommodating. We enjoyed the pork buns and duck for starters and it was delicious but only downside was duck...More

Thank Starr A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very narrow so if you blink you might miss it while walking down the high street. Very nice staff, comfortable tables, not super close together. Food is delicious and reasonably priced. Would happily visit again!

1  Thank 925alexandra_y
Reviewed March 26, 2017 via mobile

I went off Chinese food long ago, to many additives for my liking. But we wanted to give Rice Republic a try and so glad we did. Both food and service were excellent, head and shoulders above most Chinese restaurants in the U.K. Including China...More

1  Thank Mark E
Reviewed March 11, 2017 via mobile

Decent Chinese food for Streatham. Food was tasty and prawns and fish were soft and succulent, fresh. Service was polite and of a very good standard. The team were happy if you wanted tap water. However sapporo beer had run out, the deep fried quid...More

Thank benechanta
Reviewed February 25, 2017

After a year living in Streatham, my boyfriend and I finally decided to try Rice Republic, and the experience was so nice, that we have become regulars now! The place hides in one of the ugliest streets of Streatham, making it be a secret gem....More

1  Thank Lady-veggie
Reviewed February 15, 2017

OK, parking is a bit of an epic (just pop down a side street) but it's so worth it. Have eaten here several times & it never disappoints. The decor is simple & imaginative. The service is attentive & professional. Each dish (and we've tried...More

1  Thank Russ K
Reviewed February 4, 2017 via mobile

First time visit to rice Republic and it certainly won't be our last. The food was delicious, especially the duck pancakes. It was so good that we had to order it again!!! Service was warm and welcoming, smiles all round from the staff. Absolute pleasure...More

Thank Piero A
Reviewed January 29, 2017 via mobile

One of my favourite places to go to for a freshly, tasty Chinese food. This place is clean, nicely decorated with friendly staff.. the satay chicken with fried noodles is so nice. Although the portions could be bigger, the quality is good so no need...More

Thank napa c
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$19 - $25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Families with children
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 161 Streatham High Road, London SW16 6EG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8677 7133
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