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Lanterns Chinese Restaurant

16 Falcon Street, Ipswich IP1 1SL, England
+44 1473 230185
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“dim sum” (3 reviews)
“duck” (7 reviews)
“satay” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
16 Falcon Street, Ipswich IP1 1SL, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My 3 children and I booked a table for 730pm arrived early and greeted by very helpful friendly girls. Ordered drinks at the bar Peroni on draught and 3 Juices whilst they prepared our table. We opted for the buffet and told the kids they...More

Thank Grant H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

£22 quid bought a slap up meal, I think of good quality , it was a busy night but the staff worked hard and whilst there was a little wait between second and third course, it was not untoward and also gave the party a...More

Thank James2539
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

You could choose from the A'la carte or buffet menu but we chose a'la carte as buffet menu was £22 per person which we thought was a little expensive. The food was delicious, we all had starters and a main course including seaweed, chicken and...More

Thank prestonmooney
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Need a lunch in Ipswich ? Like Chinese food ? Look no further than this place. It has a very reasonably priced set lunch menu of one to three courses. The more adventurous menu comes out in the evening but this has some of the...More

Thank Robert E
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Had a really lovely meal here on Wednesday evening. The food was excellent and staff were very welcoming.

Thank Caroline H
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

My first visit to the restaurant and was pleasantly suprised.The staff were all very helpful, approachable and friendly. The food arrived quickly and was good- plenty of it and a good selection on the menu. The facilities were spotless the car parking easy and convenient....More

Thank tanyaandsteve
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Fairly nice Chinese food. Buffet is good value for money. Service is friendly enough. Take away and delivery available. Buts it's a decent enough place to visit for a sit down meal.

1  Thank daveinkent44
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Went with couple of friends on Wednesday night had buffet menu really good value for money and great food ! Definitely will be returning .

Thank Zaneta M
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Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

We ate at lanterns for a works leaving do-we had the cooked to order buffet. Food was absolutely gorgeous-I've never had a bad meal here. The staff were fantastic. The best Chinese in town-I would thoroughly recommend.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

The food very good here, never had a bad meal. Brilliant service also take out available. Worth every penny.

Thank Laura W
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Questions & Answers
25 June 2017|
Response from DomJa86 |
Mon-Thurs  £21.50 per Adult £8.40 per Child (Under 8) Friday - Saturday £24.95 per Adult £9.50 per Child (Under 8)
Heather L
14 February 2017|
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Response from Tanya B | Reviewed this property |
After 6pm you can park in a lot of the side streets for free. St Nicholas St car park is also free after 6pm. Hope this helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Falcon Street, Ipswich IP1 1SL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Ipswich
  • Phone Number: +44 1473 230185
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PLEASE BOOK ONLINE AT OUR WEBSITE. Chinese Restaurant in Ipswich is a high quality Chinese restaurant serving authentic Chinese food.
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