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Kendal, England
+44 1539 738686
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Alnwick
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We called in here for an early meal and were not disappointed. We were actually the only 2 people in at 5.45pm, but the chap in charge was very attentive and friendly. We orderd a couple of drinks, then our food and it came in superquick time, was nice and hot and tasted fab. Kung-Po king Prawn, Crispy Thai Style... More 

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York, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Visited on Fri 17 Feb 17. Group of 4, lots of chat so for convenience we had the set meal for 4. Great value, really tasty food and friendly staff. The restaurant is quite small, although there is more seating upstairs. The menu is varied and the portions generous. This is a great location as well, right on the high... More 

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Kendal, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Ordered a takeaway from here to be delivered. Was told at the time of ordering that it would be with us in 1hr. 2hrs later, we were still waiting. Phoned back to see what was happening and was told it was on its way. It arrived 25mins later. Some items missing and most items far from hot. We used to... More 

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Bourne End, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017

We had a very pleasant meal for two. There is a good choice of either set menus or à la carte at reasonable prices. The choice of wine on the menu was very good, and we enjoyed a lovely Australian white wine.

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Thank LShippo
Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Went last night with my husband, wasn't our first choice but the other places fully booked. Food was really nice and arrived quickly, we went for the set menu for £19pp, mixed starters platter followed by crispy duck then a choice of 2 mains with egg fried rice. Service was great and the drinks reasonable, the major downside was how... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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1,120 reviews
487 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2,192 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

I haven't been in Kendal for months, but my visit, today, to this excellent restaurant was like coming home. The staff were just lovely. As for the food, I had chicken with cashew nuts in yellow bean sauce. It was full of succulent meat and really tasty. The rice was fluffy and light. Still highly recommended.

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Thank Howi58
Kendal
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60 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016

(reviewing specifically the takeaway, we've never eaten in here) I've never been a fan of Chinese cuisine and this place completely changed my mind. Their veggie platter is spot on, all fresh ingredients, made from scratch. no frozen nonsense, perfectly cooked, absolutely delicious. As a vegetarian I cannot vouch for their meat, but I stand by them when I say... More 

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derbyshire
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84 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

We visited on business in the evening and found that the staff were struggling to understand English due to them being Easter European. They could do with brushing up on their language skills if serving people everyday! One of our party enquired about a certain sauce but the staff had no idea and didn't bother to enquire with the chef... More 

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Thank rus d
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Bejing House - (181 Highgate Kendal) Last night (19th November 2016) I visited the Bejing House Chinese restaurant in Kendal at 181 Highgate. I pre booked, which, Im glad I did! as it was very busy. Kendal mountain festival may have had to play apart in this! I was shown to a table upstairs. I was the only person up... More 

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Thank M D
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

Really poor. 'Crispy Shredded Steak' was indeterminate mushy chewy meat. Spring rolls managed to be both burnt and soggy. Lemon chicken awful. Avoid

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Kendal, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Kendal
  • Phone Number: +44 1539 738686

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?