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Eastern Bamboo

194 Northgate | Teesside, Darlington DL1 1QU, England
+44 1325 461607
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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194 Northgate | Teesside, Darlington DL1 1QU, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a hiden gem . It's got very little kirb appeal sorry to say . But it's been there for ever so must be doing something right . I have wanted to try it for so long . And everything was amazing had a set...More

Thank Heather O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It must be 30 years sine we were last there but just had a lovely meal with friends - extremely good and authentic Cantonese food. The experience was made better by the lovely welcome and efficient service of the delightful staff. Agree the restaurant does...More

Thank GHCedar
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly atmosphere as soon as you walk in ive noticed people have said the decor was dated i think its ok it has a warm feel about it the food is excellent hot and very tasty staff were very helpful and couldn't do enough for...More

Thank Lee S
Reviewed 23 March 2018

this is my favourite Chinese restraint I always spend any special occasion here but it is in need of modernisation now the food is just as lovely but the decoration is tired.

Thank helenglenn7
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

We have eaten in restaurant here on several occasions - never disappointed with the food quality or quantity . Authentic Cantonese food with a warm welcome and a large smile from the owner , family business for over 40 years .

1  Thank Stuart A
Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

Thought we would give this restaurant a midweek visit in the quiet month of January Warm welcome good service, but distinctly average quality, flavour and portion size Nice enough but for forty quid for 2 people in what is takeaway row (Northgate) in darlo on...More

Thank deturf2018
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

We haven’t eaten Chinese in Darlington before (even though we live only a few miles away). We decided to get takeaway and researched restaurants on Trip Advisor. Reviews suggested Eastern Bamboo was a good one. Unfortunately we were very disappointed. We chose chicken with ginger...More

1  Thank Kathryn S
Reviewed 10 December 2017

What a great lunchtime bargain! A choice of 4 delicious starters, chicken & sweet corn soup, 4 main courses to choose from with fried rice, & if you have room there is dessert & coffee or rea to finish. All this for the unbelievable price...More

2  Thank 726BobG726
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely meal to take away, food here is always perfectly done - the sauces are never too sugary and nothing is packed with onions like so many asian restaurants around. Lovely friendly staff, we'll be back to eat in next time.

Thank Becca A
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

The restaurant was very clean and welcoming. The menu is very extensive. We chose to have duck pancakes while we chose our main meals. Loads of pancakes, so much we were given another plate of veg/salad. The staff gave outstanding customer service throughout our visit....More

Thank Katherine C
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28 January 2018|
Response from deturf2018 | Reviewed this property |
Yes right outside but it's on restricted waiting during daytime we went after 6 pm when the restrictions are off
12 August 2017|
Response from robjohnston2 |
Do they deliver
25 April 2017|
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Response from Tommo48 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Jules86 Durham and so sorry I haven't replied any sooner ! Super family run Chinese restaurant. There are quite a few set menus / banquets to choose from, Probably a decent average would be £20 a head with room for... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 13:30
12:00 - 13:30
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 13:30
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 194 Northgate | Teesside, Darlington DL1 1QU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Darlington
  • Phone Number: +44 1325 461607
  • E-mail
Long established small family run restaurant, attentive friendly service, dishes are prepare and cook from fresh ingredients. Selected regional Chinese dishes with lightly to hot spicy in taste.
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