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The Imperial

15 Baddow Road, Chelmsford CM2 0BX, England
+44 1245 250759
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good33%
  • Average23%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible12%
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Open Now
6:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Chinese, Asian
15 Baddow Road, Chelmsford CM2 0BX, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A bit of a production line, the food is hot and fairly good. The nature of the beast is that they rely on quick turnaround throughout the service. Me and my team went out on a works night out, our first port of call was...More

Thank Bill G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fresh food and go up as much as you want. Nice variety of dishes including English food if you have a fussy eater with you. Good price

Thank Katie L
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A real pleasure to eat here. We have been going here for many years and the food is lovely, the staff are welcoming and polite. It is excellent value for money and couldn't ask for more given it is a local and reliable restaurant for...More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Good choice of food in the buffet, friendly and quick service, all tasted really nice and a really great price.

Thank Terry m
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Go for lunch it's so cheap and great food with a bowl of ice cream for desert included in the price.

Thank Arsenal1992
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

My partner introduced me to Imperial last year, we now always go when we share a day off. Amazing food and very cheaply priced. Very highly recommended

Thank Peter A
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

I have been going to this venue for years, it is good value for money but I have heard people complaining about it. Yes it doesn't have the biggest selection for lunch time menu and yes the food is hit and miss but it costs...More

Thank Ben T
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Lets be honest this is not the best Chinese around. However it offers people on a budget a great affordable buffet at just £5.20 each. Lunch is excellent value and there is plenty of choice. Rice was a little undercooked but overall we left happy....More

Thank LianaB80
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

My partner and I were walking around Chelmsford on a Saturday around lunch time and we decided to go to the imperial for a nice Chinese buffet . This is a great place. You need to go up a flight of stairs and once at...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Brilliant Chinese buffet and always great value for money. I usually go at lunch times, all you can eat for £5 (including free ice cream) is a fantastic deal. The restaurant is nice, if a little cramped during busy time. But this hasn't been that...More

Thank Ben O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Baddow Road, Chelmsford CM2 0BX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Chelmsford
  • Phone Number: +44 1245 250759
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