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Magic Wok

2 Crescent Road, Windermere, Windermere, England
+44 15394 88668
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“lemon chicken” (5 reviews)
“ribs” (7 reviews)
“chinese food” (16 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2 Crescent Road, Windermere, Windermere, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Magic Wok in Windermere serves really nice tasting chinese food. It's not doused with too much colour and it's not bland. It's traditional and authentic with lots of different dishes to choose from with lots of flavour. The food is served in the traditional...More

Thank RubyWelsh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived in Windermere after a rather hairy snowy drive across from Yorkshire. We decided on Chinese and at first we thought there was absolutely no one in the restaurant and it was empty. But after going in we found the front tables were all...More

Thank Foxyladypmf
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

While on a holiday, I stopped in on a rainy evening and was treated to hot tea and delicious duck. The service was prompt and the owner took the time to explain details of several dishes. Meal proportions were good sized and priced more than...More

Thank ivygirl1992
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been here a few times and their food is actually delicious. Sat in every time and while the atmosphere isn’t fantastic it is made up by the quality of the food. Not dripping in grease like a lot of chinese, however full of flavour. Can...More

Thank Connie E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here last year as we wanted a Chinese, and it was the only one we could find that was open. The meal last year was excellent despite the appearance of the place. The food is some of the best Chinese food we have...More

Thank Rich N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food here was exceptional enjoyed the evening the house wine was really good. Staff were so friendly and so polite. I gather the last entry have mistaken the magic wok in Windermere and they were writing about the place in Lincoln as I think...More

1  Thank ade877
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered Chinese for delivery, have used before, 30 minutes late, website menu obviously still incorrect on past reviews, failed to agree to Accept website price an free delivery due to 30 minutes delay chinese unaccepted several phone calls and was very arguing and rude (only...More

Thank michelle m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been visiting Windermere for over ten years and we have never tried the Magic Wok and we have missed out !! We were lucky to give this place ago we had a lovely bottle of house white wine and I had the vermicelli...More

Thank j b
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

Service exceptional here, really liked the traditional vibe of the place. I ate the whole meal with chopsticks and the food was amazing, best chinese i've eaten for a long time.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Wonderful food, Excellent service. Small restaurant so would book in advance if in high season. Highly recommend the lemon and honey chicken dish and the house white wine :-)

Thank Louise_J75
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Jill G
12 March 2018|
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Response from Chch_NZ_couple | Reviewed this property |
I cannot see their menu either. Since eating there last August, I have heard some mixed reviews from people - especially some locals that say all the food is pre cooked elsewhere & simply heated in a microwave before... More
Lucy L
19 December 2017|
Response from peter12345678901234 | Reviewed this property |
sorry don't live there
Rich P
7 December 2016|
Response from BabaLakeDistrict | Reviewed this property |
Yes they deliver.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Crescent Road, Windermere, Windermere, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 88668
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