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Taipan

5 Savoy Crescent | The Theatre District, Milton Keynes MK9 3PU, England
+44 1908 331883
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“dim sum” (77 reviews)
“peking duck” (5 reviews)
“crispy beef” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
5 Savoy Crescent | The Theatre District, Milton Keynes MK9 3PU, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Arrived with high hopes, good reviews from Trip Advisor and other than us the only customers were of Asian origin. Didn't go for a set meal as my old dad can't eat too much, so we ordered hot and sour soup, which was good followed...More

Thank Kim M
Reviewed 1 week ago

thank u Taipan for your excellent food and service for my baby's 100 days banquet! food was delicious and staff was very friendly and helpful making it a very special day for us. Would definitely recommend my friends and family fr dim sum, dinner or...More

Thank Fiona L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not tried other Chinese restaurants so can't compare and comment. tai pan has never made us want to go anywhere else as it has always been so consistent with their quality of what we order. Fried dim sums are always crispy and not oily and...More

Thank michey76
tai p, Manager at Taipan, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

You certainly did not order the wrong thing. Our main menu is full of choices, just under the Vegetarian section we have over 30 dishes. On seafood and fish sections we have dover sole, sea bass, turbot, lobster, crab, scallop, soft shell crab etc and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing meal with really attentive service, the chilli squid was the best I have ever had. Bit pricey but it was a special occasion so was worth it. Looking forward to going back.

Thank Rugger_Mummy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always enjoy the food here much better than some of the more traditional cantonese restaurants. The food is very tasty and the servive and value always good. Have been here 4 times in last year.

Thank peterscarff
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

We have been going to taipan for years and for us it is the only Chinese in Milton Keynes. The food is fantastic and the staff are excellent. A brilliant dining experience of takeaway.

Thank lhwalker
Reviewed 24 July 2017

We went for lunch on a Monday and the restaurant was packed. Ordered 5 different Dim sums and recommend all of them. My personal rankings - (#2) Pork suimai, (#1) Prawn Suimai, (#5) Prawn dumplings, (#4) Veg dumplings, (#3) spicy prawn dumplings. We also had...More

Thank Vasant S
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Called in for lunch with my wife. We had 2 dim sum platters, prawn toasts and chicken satay with dips. Service was quick and courteous and food top quality. Just under £35 including what appeared to be a 'disguised' 10% service charge and no drinks....More

Thank BerkoBoy88
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We went as a big family group to celebrate a birthday. The restaurant happily took our cake and candles to present later. The menu was varied and the quality and quantity were really good. Service was also good, attentive but not intrusive. We all enjoyed...More

Thank SilkPath D
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We had a very good dinner last Saturday at Taipan. Waiter was helpful as soon as our family arrived mentioning our booking, and welcomed us to the table. We ordered steamed turbot, stuffed tofu with minced prawn, sweet & sour pork, stir fired morning glory...More

Thank John M
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MemS51
14 March 2017|
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Response from ShedandDim | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe so, if I recall the toilets are upstairs but there may well be a disabled toilet on the ground floor, there is certainly a ramp to get to tables which are on a slightly lower level than the entrance
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patd718
18 September 2016|
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Response from Onkar S | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know, I always call them and book. More often we don't book for lunch but always get a table.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$14 - US$41
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Waitstaff, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Savoy Crescent | The Theatre District, Milton Keynes MK9 3PU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Buckinghamshire  >  Milton Keynes
  • Phone Number: +44 1908 331883
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Description
Taipan is a Chinese restaurant based in the heart of Milton Keynes' Theatre district. Our food combines high quality and fresh ingredients to create a very modern take on traditional Chinese dishes. And because we are independent, we can craft new dishes and create bespoke meals to cater for individual tastes.Our chefs have worked in some of the most high profile restaurants in East Asia including the 5 star Shanghai Hilton and the Hong Kong Jockey Club (Formally the Royal Jockey Club). Because of their experience, we are able to offer a wide selection of dishes of the highest quality dishes, with Seafood and Dim Sum being some of our most established and popular dishes. At Taipan, we don't do anything by half measures. Our ingredients are hand-picked by our chefs from the highest quality sources - even our seafood menu has more dishes than most specialist seafood restaurants. The quality of our food is supplemented by our drinks menu, which includes a variety of some of the finest wines and champagnes from around the world. We'll help you decide what drinks best complement your food, to ensure that not a single taste is wasted. If you would like to know more about what goes in our food, please get in touch via our contacts page or Twitter feed and we'll be more than happy to chat.
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