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Lobby Level Balraj Sahani Road, Mumbai (Bombay) 400049, India
(+91) 22 66934444
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Navi Mumbai, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent food. Aman was excellent. The food has good quantity (unlike other five stars). This is why I feel it is better than other such restaurants in 5 star hotels. A bit expensive but overall excellent.

Thank AbbasAliJ
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39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Sampan at the Novotel , Mumbai is one of my favorite Chinese restaurants in Mumbai since I 1st went in the 90's ( the hotel was Holiday inn then) . Food is overall excellent but I should mention the Hot and Sour Crabmeat soup which is great . Another great dish is the 3 Mushroom Stewed Rice . My daughter... More 

Thank Manoj M
San Francisco, California
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83 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Decor was nice but, in places, seemed a bit shabby. That didn't detract from the food, however. We only tried two dishes - a chicken steamed roll ( sort of like a long dim sum ) in gravy ( I've eaten dimsum worldwide but never had anything like this ) and a delicious seafood hot pot ( which could have... More 

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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

superb place nicely located at the belt of juhu beach feels like home .the decor of the restaurant is good .the service is good thanks team sampan for your wonderful service.will come back here very soon thanks

Thank sushma s
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

very nice ambiance. good food. we have always tried new dishes and have been satisfied always. jasmine tea compliments the food.

Thank mudeshi_8
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

Amazing dishes, staff is really perfect!!! I spent my time with pleasure!!! Thank you so much! I really recommend this quite place.

Thank Yev S
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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118 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

We remembered this restaurant from an earlier occasion - when we were in Juhu area. As the restaurant is situated in Novotel Hotel we believed that we would have no difficulty finding good food at 11 pm - after our Movie. Well - we just about managed - as the last orders in this restaurant are taken until 11.30 pm!... More 

Thank gajaria
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

Novotel for me is like my second home.This review is for my another favourite outlet 'Sampan', this review has been pending since a while now. I was here on the weekend to satisfy my Chinese food craving. Arrived for lunch, we headed straight to the outlet after reaching Novotel. We were greeted & welcomed by Shivangi who is their restaurant... More 

Thank priyaT3
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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26 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

We were four of us and vegetarian only. The Hostess was very attentive and used to come to our table several times to inquire if we needed anything. Good Gesture. Food taste and quantity is satisfactory Except for dessert honey noodles with ice cream which we found the noodles too sweet all else was excellent.

Thank NayntS
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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217 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016

One of the best Asian food restaurants that I have been to in recent times. Although I have frequented the place for a long time now every time feels like a new experience. Food is just yummy.

Thank sunnyahuja4586

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $60
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lobby Level Balraj Sahani Road, Mumbai (Bombay) 400049, India
  • Location: Asia  >  India  >  Maharashtra  >  Mumbai (Bombay)
  • Phone Number: (+91) 22 66934444

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