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The Emperor

1 Cyprus Road, Burgess Hill RH15 8DX, England
+44 1444 232828
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“prawn toast” (4 reviews)
“satay” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1 Cyprus Road, Burgess Hill RH15 8DX, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We turned up without booking on a Saturday evening at 7.30. We explained we hadn't booked and were warmly welcomed by a well mannered waitress who showed us to a table. We opted for a simple fixed menu but there is an enormous choice of...More

Thank lumponmyhead
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We phoned up the restaurant mid week to book a table and wasn't told the buffet menu was off when we arrived at 8 we were seated straight away and was given menus still no mention that the buffet menu was off. After the drinks...More

Thank Esther B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Havnt been here for a very long time and was looking forward to seeing a few friends for a good night out . Unfortunately the buffet was not good , All and I mean all the food was cold between all of us and there...More

1  Thank Tara C
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Strictly Limited to 5 Starters (portions for 2) = 2 Thin Satays/2 pieces Prawn Toast/ 4 Half Ribs/4 Chicken Wings/1 Spring Roll cut in Half. Duck Course was extra £2.80 per person Only 4 Main Dishes at a time allowed which included your Rice or...More

2  Thank Fiona P
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Party of 8 early Saturday evening including two young children who where made welcome in and out of there seats. Food was good, comprehensive reasonable priced wine list and service was friendly. Just what we wanted.

Thank E8887TZmartinp
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Very disappointing. I always eat from here as I love the food but service today was awful. Food was order and told to collecting in 25mins arrived and they didn't have my order, after replacing my order I finally got the food 40mins after arriving...More

1  Thank gillygee23
Reviewed 17 November 2017

Often take the family here. It is quite popular with an older crowd. The food is suprb and the place has a great reputation

Thank dont_treatmebad
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

Our first time to the Emperor "eat as much as you like" Chinese in Burgess Hill. Sat down and ordered drinks, opened menu and there are - as with most eat as much as you like restaurants - rules printed at the top of the...More

1  Thank TheBearAndTheHare
Reviewed 30 October 2017

9pm Saturday evening and your usual Chinese take-away has closed down. So, without a menu and knowing only that The Emperor had a good reputation, I went ahead and called. Immediate response, very helpful with meal portions and sauces and only 30 min delivery time....More

Thank anthonydoug
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Singapore noodles were bland, spring rolls were stodgy, ribs were tasty but very dry, the chilli beef and chilli chicken were EXACTLY the same - same colour, taste, consistency everything - I think the restaurant screwed up. £30 is steep for a below par take...More

1  Thank TheBearAndTheHare
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Cyprus Road, Burgess Hill RH15 8DX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Burgess Hill
  • Phone Number: +44 1444 232828
A family run Chinese restaurant, serving delicious oriental food and quality customer service. We also offer 'eat as much as you like' menu and we offer take-away and deliver at the same high restaurant quality. Come visit us, you won't be disappointed!
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