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“Brilliant!”
Review of The Peking

The Peking
Ranked #134 of 1,177 Restaurants in Leicester
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Chinese
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations
Leicester
Level 6 Contributor
123 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
“Brilliant!”
Reviewed April 26, 2013

The service here was much better than at Shanghai Moon (the other restaurant in Leicester that serves dim sum) as we got served straight away and were not ignored like we often are at the latter. The prices are very reasonable and the quality of food was very high. This will be my regular chinese treat from now on :) I would definately recommend this place to anyone who likes authentic cantonese cuisine.

  • Visited March 2013
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Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Leicester, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Tasty”
Reviewed April 22, 2013

Great food and large portions. Dim sum egg tarts are better here than at Shanghai Moon. The noodle bowls are massive and very filling.

  • Visited November 2012
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Leicester, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Sure to become a regular”
Reviewed April 21, 2013

Absolutely delicious food, attentive service and huge portions. One of my very best Chinese food experiences to date.

  • Visited April 2013
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Thank Samyurai
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Mountsorrel, England, United Kingdom
Level 3 Contributor
16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“One of the best!”
Reviewed April 9, 2013

Great customer service and the food is awesome. Some good veggi choices. I am regular there and the staff are very friendly. The owner makes the effort to talk to everybody. Great customer service. All food is super fresh. Great stuff!

Visited April 2013
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Thank Amit M
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Leicester, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
43 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
“Local Cantonese”
Reviewed April 8, 2013

This is as near to real Cantonese food that you probably get outside China and definitely in Leicester. The service is always good and all different dishes are authentic. Even some of the
Waiters carry the traditional service standard which is quite unique. The daily special menu between 5-7pm is not bad if you just fancy something standard without going to the expense of a banquet.

  • Visited January 2013
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Thank MarkColl
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