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5 Savoy Crescent | The Theatre District, Milton Keynes MK9 3PU, England
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Open now
All hours
Sun 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

If you're looking for a good higher quality chinese then look no further than Taipan. I like to come here on special occasions with family or/and friends, and I've never had a bad experience. The food is amazing I've not regret a single order yet! service and resturant is great. Overall its the best Chinese Milton Keynes has to offer... More 

Thank Chapperz994
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent food and very friendly staff. We been going to this restaurant for 11 years and it is our favourite place to eat!!

Thank Vilma H
Bedford, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we had a great meal with the family before a trip to the theatre. Reasonable price and excellent service.

Thank MonthlyLocal
Hong Kong, China
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was my 6th time visiting Tai Pan. Tai Pan is 'a must go' everytime I visit my in laws in England. My british in law love Chinese food, and they are so happy I take them to Tai Pan as they love this place. For those two days we stayed at Milton Keyse, we visited 3 times. Dim sum... More 

Thank JoanJ240
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the theatre booked for my birthday and decided to give Taipan a go beforehand. The homemade DimSum was fabulous. We ordered a few of our favourite dishes including Peking duck and chilli squid - all beautifully presented and delicious. The service was gentle and friendly with a good wine menu. We took the children and they loved it... More 

Thank MoyaW29
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26 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited this restaurant many times with our children and now visit it with our grand children. The family gets very excited for every visit to this wonderful restaurant, where we always have a friendly service and excellent selection of dim sums. Enjoyed it again yesterday, would have scored higher however the service was not as great and friendly... More 

Thank Onkar S
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50 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Handily located close to Milton Keynes theatre. They do dim sum, full menu, light dinners at set price and pre theatre set price menu, standard of service is excellent and food of a good standard. Prices are reasonable.

Thank Karenhilder
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50 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

2 course meal didn't disappoint, fresh and tasty and at less than £40 for 2 of us it didn't break the bank. Would definitely recommend this little restaurant as a pre show treat. Service was fast and courteous and the drink prices average. Duck was very good.

Thank Guardo66
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

As always a great lunch, delicious dim sum and caters well for the children. A firm family favourite. Sunday lunch is usually busy so best to book ahead.

Thank Roosquared
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

Taipan has been open for many years, and I visited only to realise why I had never ben in before. Many years ago it was popular but when we visited it was only one table of visiting businessmen, myself and my partner. The food was pretty bad and the service was very unfriendly. I am surprised they are still open... More 

Thank Stephanie S
tai p, Manager at Taipan, responded to this review

Reading this review we knew roughly what this is about so we clicked on the reviewer's photo and tried to understand more. There are more than 12 reviews dated 17 June which covered not only Milton Keynes. So this is a review from an unusually prolific reviewer and we would ask readers to interpret as such. We invite TripAdvisor to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$13 - $39
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Savoy Crescent | The Theatre District, Milton Keynes MK9 3PU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Buckinghamshire  >  Milton Keynes
  • Phone Number: 441908331883
Taipan is a Chinese restaurant based in the heart of Milton Keynes' Theatre district. Our food combines high quality and fresh ingredients to create a very modern take on traditional Chinese dishes. And because we are independent, we can craft new dishes and create bespoke meals to cater for individual tastes.Our chefs have worked in some of the most high profile restaurants in East Asia including the 5 star Shanghai Hilton and the Hong Kong Jockey Club (Formally the Royal Jockey Club). Because of their experience, we are able to offer a wide selection of dishes of the highest quality dishes, with Seafood and Dim Sum being some of our most established and popular dishes. At Taipan, we don't do anything by half measures. Our ingredients are hand-picked by our chefs from the highest quality sources - even our seafood menu has more dishes than most specialist seafood restaurants. The quality of our food is supplemented by our drinks menu, which includes a variety of some of the finest wines and champagnes from around the world. We'll help you decide what drinks best complement your food, to ensure that not a single taste is wasted. If you would like to know more about what goes in our food, please get in touch via our contacts page or Twitter feed and we'll be more than happy to chat.

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