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Grand Imperial London - CLOSED

101 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 0SJ, England
+44 20 7821 8898
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“dim sum” (76 reviews)
“peking duck” (21 reviews)
“cheung fun” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
Chinese, Asian, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
101 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 0SJ, England
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1 - 10 of 441 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Over the years, we have enjoyed coming to this somewhat unusual Chinese restaurant with a real classy ambience in a high-ceiling elegant room, serving a good variety of tasty dim sum as well as great fried noodles. Good food with maybe somewhat spotty service as...More

Thank weberwest
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I ate here while staying at the Grosvenor hotel. What a great restaurant, only problem is it closes this month for good. Great shame as this became my new favourite. The Dimsum was excellent, varied and hot. The range of main dishes was also impressive....More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Exception Chinese restaurant however I have just been notified by restaurant about it permanent closure from May 26, 2018 when trying to make a reservation.

Thank Elly N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Surprisingly, this used to be one of the more authentic and better Chinese restaurants in London, although it’s not as glamorous as the hot names. This is because it’s run by Chinese Malaysians who are pros in Cantonese cuisine ; after all, they own seven...More

Thank Lam N
Reviewed 10 May 2018

The food at Grand Imperial is excellent - we started with the crispy aromatic duck which was as good as we have had anywhere other than Beijing. The whole duck option was a much larger portion than is often the case and was more than...More

Thank Mascot1
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Pleasant, friendly service. Delicious dim sum and a la carte dishes. Beautifully decorated dining room in an elegant hotel. One of the best Chinese restaurants in London and the South East.

Thank MsJetset
Reviewed 25 March 2018

Our regular Sunday haunt for an early dim sum most weekends, before taking the train back to Sussex. Unlike most of the dim sum restaurants over at Chinatown, this place has a calming ambience, helped in part by a Fats Waller CD that appears to...More

1  Thank Arthurlonius
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

We came here for dinner while staying in Victoria. The decor and the service were excellent. We decided to go for one of the set menus, and again the food was great, especially the beef which was beautiful and tender. It is however quite expensive,...More

Thank Robide82
Reviewed 12 March 2018

We arrived closed to 10pm after our bus trip in the English Countryside. They DID NOT RUSH US even though it was late. The food choices were plentiful and the ones were chose were delicious and hot.

Thank Leap618
Reviewed 27 February 2018

Visited the Grand Imperial on Friday night while staying I. The Grosvenor Hotel. Was really looking forward to it as I’d eaten there before. While I have to say the food was excellent, the staff were a disgrace! The girl who initially showed us to...More

1  Thank Greecefanatic-9
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residential area orderly arranged beside the Thames,
is a treasure trove of quaint pubs, subtle
architectural charms and local boutiques. Here, art
lovers thrill at the chance to visit the world class
Tate Britain gallery for its collection of British art
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$20 - US$80
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Buckingham Palace Road, London SW1W 0SJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Pimlico
  • Neighbourhood: Pimlico
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7821 8898
  • E-mail
An opulent Cantonese fine dining restaurant, Grand Imperial London has an elegant bar and specialises in authentic Hong Kong Cantonese cuisine. Designed around the concept of Feng Shui, Grand Imperial restaurant features stunning artwork, traditional artifacts and beautiful calligraphy. Striking and elegant, the Grand Imperial restaurant in Victoria has a sophisticated ambience, featuring amber velvet banquettes, well dressed tables and a warm colour scheme. The private dining room is exquisitely designed, creating an intimate and calm dining space. On Buckingham Palace Road, Grand Imperial in London is a stunning independent restaurant. Victoria Tube Station is just a 2-minute walk away.
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