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The Fountain Garden

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West Street, Dorking, England
01306876678
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Dorking, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Worth visiting for delicious authentic food. Good ambience and great friendly staff. My favourite Chinese restaurant.

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Thank julie3p
Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016

We've been her quite a few times as the food is always delicious and the servers are lovely and friendly. The soft shelled crabs are amazing, as is the chicken satay and the chicken chow mein. This is definately one of the best resturants in Dorking

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Thank Mike M
Surrey
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26 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016

Very nice meal, good portions which are not padded out with veg and sauce. Reasonable price and good service.

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Thank sueman1
London, United Kingdom
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102 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016

Went here with 2 friends for lunch & thoroughly enjoyed the experience! We went for the £23 set meal, which gave us a taste of everything, including Lemon Chicken, Crispy Seaweed, Peking Duck & Satay! Very fresh tasting food, particularly noticed with the food in batter. Plenty to eat. Lovely attentive service in a beautiful old building. Would definitely visit... More 

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Thank Elizabeth W
Dorking, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

Love the food in this restaurant, service very good, only down side is the coke is always flat, but this would not stop me eating here

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Thank larlaruk
Brockham, United Kingdom
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118 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016

We ate here bank holiday Monday. Service was good, food was tasty. There was 5 of us and we ordered the set menu at £23.00, asking if instead of lemon chicken we could have sweet and sour chicken. Not a problem. Lots to eat for 5. On the arrival of the bill we had been charged for 5 sweet and... More 

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Thank Marian F
Wimbledon, null, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016

Went here with a friend. The food was very tasty and authentic, We ordered a sweet and sour pork and a beef in black bean sauce. The staff were attentive without being intrusive. The interiors were interesting felt like a nice 1700s house. Not cheap but you get your money's worth because of the quality.

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Thank Arch B
Ashtead, United Kingdom
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112 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 14, 2016

We had a great evening here, there was 9 of us so instead of each choosing we all had the set meal and like the said menu we kept eating and the food kept coming. The food was lovely and the staff friendly and helpful, would definately recommend and will eat here again. We all had such a lovely time.

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Thank Allison H
Dorking, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

Needing a mid week meal out due to kitchen renovations, we decided on the spur of the moment to go for Chinese because it looked busy and for a change because we generally don't favour Chinese restaurants having very often been disappointed. We were not disappointed this evening, it started well with handmade really tasty dumplings, followed by juicy beef... More 

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Thank Em_Wanderlusterin
London, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 11, 2016

Amazing! Went for 70th Birthday, took in Birthday cake before hand, staff more than happy to serve after meal, even brought knife and plates for us after meal. 10 out of 10

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$25 - $100
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: West Street, Dorking, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Surrey  >  Dorking
  • Phone Number: 01306876678

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