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83-84 Bank Street, Maidstone ME14 1SD, England
01622 686683
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1:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 1:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tue - Thu 12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:30 am
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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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212 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

Arranged a works night out to have dinner here for 20 people. Everything was great, everyone loved the food as they could have as much as they wanted and there was still loads of food left over because there was loads of it. The beef in black bean sauce, the ribs and the spring rolls were all really really nice,... More 

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Thank Suzy K
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

We visited on a lunch time 5 of us, we was the only ones there. We had the set lunch menu and it was adequate for us lunch time, there was no pudding to go with the set menu that was extra.

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Thank Elaine R
Rochester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2016

My wife and I dropped by here a few weeks ago, and although not busy the food was good. We would defiantly return.

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Thank Jon M
Kent, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2015 via mobile

I have been here a few times for nights out and for dinner, always a good time, this week I went for lunch with my family. They have a lunch menu where you can pick a starter, then for the main you pick a sauce/flavour, a meat or vegetables and then rice, noodles or bean sprouts. The food was was... More 

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Thank Sarah V
London, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2015 via mobile

A great night out for a friend's 30th. Drinks were a great price and there was a great DJ set, whereby the DJ was open to requests. Lots of space to dance but toilets weren't as clean as they could be and could possibly do with some refurbishing. That said, Kala Red provides a great atmosphere for a night out... More 

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Thank Meggles88
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

Stopped in here for a couple of drinks after dinner, it was quite busy but not too loud, the drinks were good and we managed to get a quiet table with comfortable seats.. Can't fault it!

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Thank clocKwize
Kent
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Yummy! Fresh, crunchy veg with generous noodle portions. The set two course menu is extraordinarily good value.

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Thank Joselinem
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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85 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015 via mobile

I don't know why this place is always so empty? It is a very good quality Chinese, the food is great! Best prawn crackers I've ever had. Worth a visit if you're feeling oriental.

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Thank Michael F
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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93 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Good choice of menu and ambience. Excellent staff. Well located. Unfortunately no home delivery for local people.

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Thank Bijayendra S
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

We have been visiting Kalared since the day it opened nearly ten years ago. We have always been made to feel welcome by the owner and or his wife. The food we cannot fault and it is certainly value for money. Terence and Gillian

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $40
Cuisine
Chinese, Japanese, Asian, Thai
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:30 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 83-84 Bank Street, Maidstone ME14 1SD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Maidstone
  • Phone Number: 01622 686683

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