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Golden Hills Chinese Restaurant

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70 Main Street, Keswick CA12 5DX, England
+44 17687 73165
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Preston, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Came here Saturday night 3/12/16 as we couldn't make our minds up of what to eat but we where glad we came as the food was excellent especially the king prawns in a ginger and pineapple sauce and the rice was nice and fluffy

Thank darrell b
Cumbernauld, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely meal 🍴 at Golden Hills. Great service from competent and friendly staff. The food was amazing, couldn't fault it. It was an absolutely brilliant meal. Thank you 😁

Thank dancinking
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66 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

i have been going to Keswick for many years, and it is only on my last visit that I had a meal in the Golden Hills. How I've missed out, I ended up eating there three times last week !! In my opinion it is the best Chinese/Asian restaurant in the town. The food is well seasoned and very nice.... More 

South Yorkshire
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After reading some of the reviews on here I just had to say we have been visiting Keswick for 12 years and this is our favourite restaurant of all. It may not have a flashy interior but service is always friendly and the food is top notch. Every single time. Contrary to some reviews it is NOT expensive (our local... More 

Thank ceebeebee40
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49 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

We popped in here for a sit down meal; nothing too fancy, good quality food, nice staff very good portions. I would say it is a bit pricey, but Keswick is a tourist town and wherever you go it is £20 at least for a bottle of wine regardless. Nothing to complain about but no different to many other Chinese... More 

Thank Richard S
Udine, Italy
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74 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

I tried take away aromatic crispy duck, aromatic crispy lamb and mixed veg fried rice. Each crispy dish came with 6 pancakes, cucumber, spring onion and hoisin sauce on a side. The lamb was very good, crispy and cut to pieces, so easy to prepare a roll. The duck was in one whole piece (a quarter with thigh) which means... More 

Thank fuscol
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

One of the worst, no. THE WORST Chinese takeaway I've ever had. 5 meals ordered. One cold, one best described as "a congealed dish of soggy beef in a sauce resembling sweet wall paper paste. Two sweet and sour dishes that were far more sour, and I mean vinegary than sweet, is only half way to describe the disappointment about... More 

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Billingham, England, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Had a great meal here, we both had duck dishes and the duck was lovely and tender. The service was friendly and efficient, the prices maybe a little expensive but about average for Keswick.

Thank John L
Oak Bay, Canada
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We returned here after visiting two years ago with friends, whilst doing the Coast to Coast walk. The food was every bit as good as we remembered, with service that was efficient and friendly. Somehow our appetites were no match for the portion sizes this time. But we hadn't been hiking 15 miles either!

Thank Linda H
Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

I can understand how they can afford to charge this price being the only Chinese takeaway in Keswick. Inside is very clean and time taken to cook meals was quick but price is far too high. Every other Chinese I've ever had has been at most half the price of this place. Wasn't the best Chinese I've had either, but... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Chinese, Asian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 70 Main Street, Keswick CA12 5DX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Keswick
  • Phone Number: +44 17687 73165

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?