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Golden Lotus

5 Trinity Street, Dorchester DT1 1TU, England
+44 1305 266293
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good12%
  • Average0%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible50%
31 Jul 2018
“Still as great as ever ”
11 Jul 2018
“Good Food”
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Fast food, Chinese
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€€ - €€€
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5 Trinity Street, Dorchester DT1 1TU, England
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Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

I’ve eaten from here many times and have never had one issue. Will continue to come here. The staff are also friendly

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Chubbz2014
Reviewed 11 July 2018

This take away is a very good Chinese takeaway, the kitchen is clean but the staff tend to change often and other than the cooks they tend to be teenagers.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Garry B
Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

Food was rank had a metallic taste to it food was really chicken tasted off over priced horrible food and not very good customer service. For a refund expected to go back through my bins and scoop it all out and bring it back to...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Mike C
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Golden Lotus is a Dorchester institution. portion sizes are huge as they use the old style foil tubs They don't delivery, they don't have to!!! anyone in the know goes there. consistent and great value.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Gyles B
Reviewed 17 February 2018

Where are the Inspectors....?? Many years ago, "The Golden Lotus" with the previous people that ran it, had a brilliant reputation, but it's sadly gone downhill. Tonight we had the most revolting meal that seriously did not repreosent "Sweet and Sour Pork Balls and Noodles",...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank zen118721
Reviewed 6 September 2017

At the start of the order I clearly said to the person taking the order, beef curry with no mushrooms. We got our take away and drive to the location we are staying at. On opening my curry, lots of mushrooms, diced carrots, little beef...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Chris H
Reviewed 18 August 2017

we have used the golden lotus for many years and it is the best in Dorchester in our opinion, always busy, the downside can be the youngsters that work on the ordering section, they are not allowed to use a calculator so need to add...More

Date of visit: August 2017
1  Thank rcallaway2017
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Worset chinese takeaway I have ever had in my life. Tasteless and bland. The only good thing about the place is the speed the food is prepared. Not surprising as the quality is shocking

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Mehrdad B
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Def dont know what chow mein, or kung pow should taste or look like - never getting food there again

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank 920kaspers
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

The worst Chinese meal I've ever eaten and my families experience was not much better. Sweet and Sour chicken in batter as thick as armour except much more soggy. The noodle based dishes ordered by my family were bland and stodgy, severely lacking in flavour...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank BoardingPass442620
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  • Address: 5 Trinity Street, Dorchester DT1 1TU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Dorchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1305 266293
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