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Fri, 4/19
8:00 PM

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#3,650 of 18,793 Restaurants in London

Food and ambience

Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Special occasions, Scenic view, Large groups, Business meetings

Location and contact

$33 - $46
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Chinese, Asian
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to book this restaurant as it was only a few minutes walk away from our Hotel. The outside of the building wasn't overly appealing and there is quite a big staircase up to the restaurant floor. There was a nice layout inside with...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank St3ph88
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first visit to Yi-Ban not being local but I feel sure we will return. The menu was extensive and accompanied by a photo of each dish which was incredibly helpful. We struggled to choose from the many tempting dishes but eventually selected...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank phoebe473
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is an amazing setting for a restaurant and this evening it was packed. We ate well for about £20 each but I was just disappointed with the veggie selection! The food was good and the portions were generous but I needed a better choice....More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank TheBandmaster
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This Chinese restaurant is across the dock from London City Airport, just east of the Excel exhibition centre. The staff were attentive without being fussy and the food was very good. The prawn and scallops stir fry was perfectly cooked. While eating you can watch...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Laura C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have visited this restaurant many times & the great food has made up for the lack lustre service, but last night grossly tipped the balance. 2 of our party of 7 were caught in traffic due to an accident, we explained to Ivan the manager/waiter...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Graham141066
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food is exceptional, great choice Very busy so would suggest booking a table. Grab a seat by the window and watch those planes take off....amazing Great value for set meals Staff very helpful and friendly

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank M2bfx
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

best Chinese in London ! The food is amazing and you can eat while watching the beautiful view over the water. Staff take great care of you. I love their prawn toast, sweet and sour chicken,hot and sour soup and duck.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank iylasd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very busy. Fast service. Solid quality chinese food. Reasonable value. Probably one of the best places to eat around ExCel. This is a repeat visit and two years on, it is still consistently good.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 872jonh
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Was staying at the Hampton Inn and walked the 100 yards to eat here. The staff were speedy and the food was good. I had the Crispy Duck as a starter and the Shredded Beef and Fried Rice with 2 large glasses of red. Bill...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank AngusJ
Reviewed March 12, 2019 via mobile

Came here yesterday 11/3/19. I had Salted Duck Egg Lobster to myself!!! Their dim sum is nice too!!! Always come here when I’m in East London plus it’s not too far from where I live!!!!

Date of visit: March 2019
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September 6, 2018|
Response from Mehmet G | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I don't work there. I went there for dinner with friends and family. They do rice noodles and few other things that don't have gluten or wheat but if you call them, I'm sure they'll be able to answer your questions... More
Ying W
August 16, 2018|
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Response from CityHolidayMaker | Reviewed this property |
I don't know. You could ring them on RESERVATIONS: 020 7473 6699
Susan B
September 6, 2017|
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Response from Moomelon | Reviewed this property |
It was quite expensive but the food and atmosphere are very good so I guess that's about right. I'd allow £30 per adult person without drinks. Sorry I don't know about children's meals. they are very helpful if you call... More
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