With its rich pink tones and cherry blossom murals, Pearl Liang paints a contemporary Oriental picture as backdrop for its adventurous Chinese cuisine.<br/><br/>Set a short distance from Paddington station in the new Waterside complex, this smart restaurant boasts a diverse menu that plays with flavour and texture in old favourites and new dishes.<br/><br/>Rated as one of the Top 10 Healthy Eating Restaurants in the U.K by Channel 4, Pearl Liang serves Dim Sum throughout the day and there's a striking black marble bar for drinks.
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8 Sheldon Square PaddingtonLondonW2 6EZ
My first impressions of Pearl Liang were bad. After entering there wasn't any staff there to greet us, only a crowd of diners in the waiting area standing there confused like we were. In front of us were empty tables with dirty plates from previous diners. Never have I seen such an unorganised restaurant. They had the tables to seat people but no one to clean them or to greet the customer....more
We have friends that really rate this place! I've been here a few times and while I think it's OK, but it could definitely be better.
On this occasion we had booked for a group of 7 and a baby. We arrived on time, which was also when it was opening. We weren't the first people so we had to join a que, a little bit annoying to join a que for an empty restaurant! They could have set up before...more
Wanted to try a different dim sum restaurant so gave this place a shot as a friend recommended it. I was a bit leary reading the previous Yelp reviews but it seems like the place has improved a little.
The ambiance is good - newly remodelled and a good location within walking distance from Paddington.
Dim sum is for the most part pretty good - we mostly ordered the steamed stuff so that's...more
I really, really like the food here. I rate quite a few of their dishes, especially anything to do with pork. It's a favourite of ours for dim sum, and a place well worth trekking to, even from East London.
Pearl Liang also have the occasional special offer which you can find out about if you are on their mailing list, such as 15% off after 5 pm from Sunday to Tuesday if you book online, or...more
Service was spotty, but the food was AMAZING! I was there with friends and I was able to try multiple dishes and they were all amazing. We started off with their seafood lettuce wrap, wasabi prawn dumpling, and Shanghai pork dumpling and they came out in a timely order. Everything tasted great and portion was just right for the price. The Wasabi prawn dumpling was something I have never tasted...more