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Gatwick Oriental Restaurant

Sofitel London Gatwick Hotel | North Terminal, Crawley RH6 0PJ, England
+44 1293 579400
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good32%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“jungle curry” (17 reviews)
“crispy duck” (12 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Sofitel London Gatwick Hotel | North Terminal, Crawley RH6 0PJ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was pretty good but it's very noisy in the restaurant, so somehow hard to keep a normal conversation without raising the voice. Plenty of waiters so service was good. When we tried to get a table it was very hard so maybe make...More

Thank Carl S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very good change to norm at Sofitel Gatwick. Great choice of food and wine. Good staffing Easy to get table Would love to return Highly recommended fresh oriental food. Great for groups or couples

Thank yvonne_2305
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is apparently independent to the hotel although it is in the centre of it. Food was delicious and waiters were very quick to serve and bring out the food hot. It does get booked up early, but if you want a quick meal and...More

Thank joyous7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We ate here in March 2018 on the evening before a flight - what a disappointment compared to our visit last year. The restaurant was busy (like a cattle market) and noisy. Our table for 2 was rammed up against a wall and the couple...More

Thank emmel1320
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner and I ate here during an overnight say at the Sofitel Gatwick. We both enjoyed our meals very much, though weirdly having had a taste of one-another's meals, neither of us would have liked what the other was having. Ironic, I guess. Anyway,...More

Thank The_Doc99
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really disappointed , we stay at the Sofia our fifth time and decided to eat in the restaurant, bad mistake. I ordered duck curry which was too spicy for me, wasn't informed it was going to be. The staff where very rude, so busy there...More

Thank JofarmJo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here alone on business whilst waiting for a delayed flight. Asked if I could have the WiFi code. Told briskly that I wasn’t allowed it if I wasn’t a hotel guest... Service was glacially slow and bordering on rude at times (shouting requests across...More

Thank Gareth C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We eat here most times that we fly from Gatwick and the food is always really good. However some dishes appear to offer less value than others, so watch out! We had a delicious meal here a few days ago and ordered the Imperial Rice...More

2  Thank Graham M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Since rebranding and upgrading this restaurant has become stylish with a hint of colonial ambiance. We always make a point eating here when passing through Gatwick and as yet never been disappointed. Because of its popularity it is essential to make a reservation. On average...More

Thank peter m
Reviewed 27 February 2018

We enjoyed a great meal at Vanda whilst staying at the Sofitel. We chose a tasting board consisting of three dishes plus rice, and one extra. Everything was delicious and the service was friendly and efficient. Reasonable prices - would definitely return next time we...More

Thank George M
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27 April 2017|
Response from David L | Reviewed this property |
Its okay.
30 January 2016|
Response from PUTNEYBIKER | Reviewed this property |
Yes, hotel has parking and also the regular terminal parking at North Terminal. Also super easy on the train and bang next door to STH/NTH terminal monorail. Follow signage to Sofitel.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$51 - US$51
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sofitel London Gatwick Hotel | North Terminal, Crawley RH6 0PJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Crawley
  • Phone Number: +44 1293 579400
  • This restaurant is at Gatwick Airport
Gatwick Oriental is a stylish, elegant eatery at the foyer level of the Sofitel London Gatwick Hotel offering a smart menu of pan-Asian cooking. Food ranges across Thai, Chinese Malaysian, Japanese, Indonesian, Singaporean and Hong Kong cultures, and is served in a bright dining space filled with potted plants, crisp white tablecloths and wicker and ironwork chairs that exude a contemporary yet colonial feel.
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