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Yim Wah Express

2-4 Lensfield Road | Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 1EG, England
+44 1223 309530
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“dim sum” (22 reviews)
“roast duck” (8 reviews)
“rice” (16 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2-4 Lensfield Road | Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 1EG, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food in Yim Wah is tasty and you can see the chef cooking the food from your table! (Depending where you sit). I recommend the duck and roast pork with rice and the beef Ho Fan noodles!

Thank Amelia R
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We came 3 people and got seated right away, no one of us native English or Chinese speakers. No problem to get our point across and no problem to understand our waiter. Excellent Tableside Service. We had 3 Different Meals, all came at the same...More

Thank Alexander H
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Went for a day trip with my parents in Cambridge, so try to find a good place for lunch. Read a lot review and decided going for this place and this doesn't disappoint us at all. The food is authentic and the service is friendly....More

Thank Wei X
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Perhaps best Chinese restaurant in town. I am a regular in this place and I can't get enough. I take all my guests and they are always very impressed. I can only very strongly recommend.

Thank albert7744
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has a varied menu with plenty of authentic Chinese dishes. We ordered the crispy duck as a starter and agreed it was certainly one of the best. The mains were delicious, and portions were very generous. The staff were friendly and efficient. We...More

Thank LondonHelenb
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

A quick meal with my good friend always turns into a treat at Yim Wah. Last night we had our current favourites & thought we must share! The fresh daily home made Crystal Prawn Dumplings from the Dim Sum menu are nothing short if fabulous:...More

Thank Ch00syLady
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

One of the best Chinese restaurants I've ever been too, food was amazing good service staff were lovely decor was slightly dated. 100% would go again

Thank suzyjazzc
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

We have been here a few times, all equally good! Service is normally great. Can recommend the Peking duck, ribs, Tom yom soul, chicken wings, pork dumplings. This place is amazing!

Thank Emma S
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

All the fresh roast meats, i.e. duck, chicken, crispy pork, char siew really delicious. Fabulous freshly cooked Chinese vegetables. Rice superb. Can't recommend more highly

Thank Lindsay B
Reviewed 14 June 2017

Great location! Quite busy in there. Food was amazing! Lovely curry, duck and rice! Service was great, and the wine was amazingly priced. What would make it a 5* would be a makeover of the restaurant as it was a bit rundown and atmosphere was...More

Thank Rjonesmu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
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17:00 - 22:00
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17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2-4 Lensfield Road | Cambridge, Cambridge CB2 1EG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 309530
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A reputable family-run business serving authentic Chinese cuisine and provide friendly service.
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