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China Palace

43-45 Oxford Road, Reading RG1 7QG, England
+44 118 957 2323
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“crispy duck” (7 reviews)
“mixed seafood” (2 reviews)
“soups” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
43-45 Oxford Road, Reading RG1 7QG, England
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1 - 10 of 198 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went in thinking it was Amazing Food a year ago what a let down food was bland had squid that was on the turn awful service from the staff the young girls did not smile looked at us like a piece of rubbish not Recomended

1  Thank janeL4880VH
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Says it all really, quite scary when we saw the sign on the door (rated this month!) There was a small wait (15mins) on Sunday but not too bad. It's just hard to grab the attention of the servers when it's so busy. Usual suspects...More

1  Thank Ldn1987
Reviewed 10 August 2017

This restaurant is well located at the bottom of Oxford Sreet in Reading. When I saw a lot of Local Chinese people eating there I knew it must be something special to attract On entering we were welcome at the porch and shown to our...More

Thank 88DRW88
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Very tasty lunch. Full of flavor and a satisfying meal, at a reasonable price and a very short wait.

Thank mommof3boys
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Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Popped in on a spur of the moment whim as hasn't known anything about this place . Was very pleasantly surprised . Old style decoration it very comfy and had a nice atmosphere. The clientele was nearly all Chinese which gave us a good indicator...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

We decided to go there with a group of friends and we went for the all you can eat option. As Catherine Tate loves to remember "all you can eat is actually an offer and not a challenge ' so I was not expecting much....More

Thank StockTrader72
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

I ordered the squid and it was like bits of dry leather. My girlfriend had sweet and sour chicken and the sauce was like syrup. sickly sweet.

Thank Ludwig v
Reviewed 10 May 2017

We visited recently and thought on arrival restaurant looked very nice. Quickly seated and handed menus which were grubby and sticky, not a good sign. Orders were taken promptly and our wine ordered. I had beef and mushrooms in a sate sauce, sounded lovely but...More

Thank sparky052
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Went here for an evening meal with a friend. Looks nice from the outside and inside was comfortable too. The waiter welcomed us with a nod towards the table we were shown to rather than with a hello. We ordered chicken wings and pork for...More

Thank So L
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Went here with family for mothers day, food is delicious and portions are very generous. The price is normal, same as you'd find at other Chinese restaurants. All in all, fantasia restaurant to go to with family and friends.

Thank Ayush S
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26 November 2016|
Response from Dave W | Reviewed this property |
Don't know for sure, vegetarian yes, but vegan unlikely from my memory. Suggest you try to locate the menu on line or phone the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43-45 Oxford Road, Reading RG1 7QG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Berkshire  >  Reading
  • Phone Number: +44 118 957 2323
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