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Memory of China

1331 Matlock Road | Ambergate, Belper DE56 2JD, England
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good21%
  • Average10%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible21%
14 Feb 2017
15 Aug 2015
“Poor food, mass produced, slow service, never again”
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1331 Matlock Road | Ambergate, Belper DE56 2JD, England
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

Found the food very disappointing and not the flavours that I was expecting. Staff were friendly and the takeaway was ready on time.

Thank Joel1872
Reviewed 15 August 2015

A sterile atmosphere, we had to find a waitress to ask if we could have a table on a quiet night. The food was poor, wholesale produced IMHO, and not very nice. I like chinese food, but not here. very poor

1  Thank starmandave1959
Reviewed 16 May 2015 via mobile

We only go here for the all you csn eat buffet as it's too overpriced otherwise. The food is great fresh hot and very quick. No complaints we go here often keep it up. Just make it cheaper and go to the casinos less ey!

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 8 March 2015

This is now the Oriental Palace and what a transformation from the old place. The new management have done wonders and have eradicated the terrible reputation of the previous establishment.

3  Thank brian_elaine_bowman
Reviewed 1 September 2014 via mobile

We came here with friends and had the selection menu! The place was DEAD! And the staff quite rude but the food was ok! Probably better when it was a little chef!

Thank Colpol55
Reviewed 28 March 2014

this place has just changed its name and owner its not all u can eat because if you dont eat your food you cant have no more also if you dont like what you order you cant have any more she is verry rude and...More

4  Thank lawrenceMI
Reviewed 18 December 2013

Okish food had better in Belper. Beware you have to have finished your meal to get the discount it states between 5.30 and 7.30. We arrived at 6.40 and when we came to pay no discount you have to have finished by 7.30!!!! The lady...More

3  Thank local10123
Reviewed 29 October 2013

No, it isn't Michelin star but it was good food at great value. Truly you could order anything on the menu on a Su day evening for £13.99 each. Four of us had mixed starteres which were delicious then we chose chicken, prawn, duck and...More

Thank LovelyDevon
Reviewed 13 October 2013

We have been to this restaurant numerous times and have never had a bad meal. All you can eat at a reasonable price. All food freshly cooked as you order and waitress service to your table. Food is always piping hot and delicious. Highly recommended

Thank Gill B
Reviewed 26 September 2013 via mobile

Memoryofchina is a typical chinese buffet style restaurant and let's be honest for £11.00 a head what do people expect.the drinks were not over priced unlike some places the food wasn't to salty again like some restaurants to make you. Drink more. There were not...More

Thank Desciple0
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  • Address: 1331 Matlock Road | Ambergate, Belper DE56 2JD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Belper
Sometimes listed as Belper
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