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Crystal Dragon

South Side Street, Plymouth, England
+44 1752 250288
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  • Very good16%
  • Average19%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible19%
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
South Side Street, Plymouth, England
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Reviewed 8 December 2017

I've been here several times now. It always seems to be open when everywhere else is closed, which is a real bonus on a quiet night. It is like walking back into an eclectic mix of 70's and 80's decor but thats no bad thing...More

Thank Len H
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

We visited here as we’d been several years ago and the food had been nice; it’s not a cheap restaurant but average for the Barbican. The food was lovely, the waitresses weren’t very happy and only one of them paid us any attention. The food...More

Thank JulesF28
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Nice restaurant although it could do with a bit of a make-over. Food was good. I was really impressed with our waitress, Caitlynn. She was warm and friendly and helped us with the menu and choosing our wine. I also witnessed her dealing with other...More

Thank JoJo230
Reviewed 29 October 2017

We had planned to go to a vegetarian restaurant but they were fully booked so we walked around the Barbican looking for an alternative. The menu at the Crystal Dragon contained a few veggie options and the smell of the food out in the street...More

2  Thank Pinball_Traveller
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Brilliant location. Food is actually of a high standard: the steamed fish with ginger and scallions was delicious. Gaudy, unpleasant decor. Furniture cheap: not a place to take friends you want to impress. Poor, slow service (despite being the only people in the whole restaurant)....More

1  Thank GavinKoh
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Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Do not judge a book by its cover.Quite small and dated but was by far the best chinese we've had Will definitely be returning.

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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Booked for a Friday night hoping that it would be as good as it had been in the past. It was! Lots of good westernised dishes as well as some lovely authentic dishes if you search the menu. A small restaurant and on the night...More

Thank Baszunia
Reviewed 12 September 2017

A definite 'don't judge a book by its cover'. Uninspiring entrance and very dated décor. Not a very big place so one lady was covering order taking, bar services and waitressing and was not the most engaging of individuals. However the food was pretty damn...More

1  Thank Dan H
Reviewed 10 September 2017

We arrived and all seemed rather grubby with a strange atmosphere, took a long time to get a drinks order (after our food order was taken) the service was friendly and the food was ok but not great. My salt and pepper spareribs were like...More

Thank paulnicholasEngland
Reviewed 16 July 2017

It was latish on a Friday night, and I was looking for somewhere to eat, (most were closing if not closed) beginning to despair, - and at the bottom of a metal staircase saw the sign for this place. And still open / serving. (...More

Thank Lonewolfl
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$41
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: South Side Street, Plymouth, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +44 1752 250288
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