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8 Gerrard Street
- +44 (0)20 7434 3838
I am Chinese and have eaten Chinese food all my life. This Is the 2nd most horrid Chinese meal I have ever had, behind a deserted town in Norway.
I ordered a crispy noodle dish and it tasted like they just dumped some bland broth with tons of cornstarch on it. The least they could have done was put some soy sauce on this dish. The tofu dish we ordered also was just bland and horrible.
Of all Michelin star and recommended restaurants sampled in Europe, USA and Asia, this is a first doubt on Michelin review methodology. Specialty Haozhan noodles was little more than tomato ketchup maggi noodles, disappointing non-authentic Chinese dish. Crispy roast duck quite good, though not quite tender, crispy and herb flavor as Four Seasons. Overall deco and service better than other...more
Friends in town so decided to give this a try as I've read good reviews. Crispy duck pancakes were delicious and our meals were high quality and very flavourful, presentation was definitely considered by the kitchen staff. The wait staff was extremely friendly and attentive. This is a level above the other dime-a-dozen Chinatown restaurants -- I'll definitely be back. If you have a choice, ask...more
They do not serve the normal dim sum here, it feels a bit more high class, and you get some unusual stuff served here that you can't get elsewhere. The price doesn't differ much from other places.
BUT somehow they do not get the normal Chinese family crowd gathering here. I can't tell whether it's because their tables are smaller (more 2 people tables than 10 people tables) or whether they...more
With late night options in China town shrinking on a Sunday night we ended up here. Very disappointing - the food, crispy chilli beef, char sui (pork), prawn noodles and egg fried rice arrived over cooked and tepid, their solution? Microwave in front of us. This was factory feeding at its worst. So many others to choose from....more