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China Chef

73 Crouch Street | CO3 3EZ, Colchester CO3 3EZ, England
+44 1206 546953
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“peking duck” (3 reviews)
“prawn toast” (5 reviews)
“king prawns” (5 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
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73 Crouch Street | CO3 3EZ, Colchester CO3 3EZ, England
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

Plenty to chose from on the menu. Service very good and the female from of house has an excellent sense of humour. You probably need to book in advance as the venue gets very busy.

Thank Clubbyman123
Reviewed 29 August 2017

The food was great as it normally is. It's pricey for a Chinese but the food is worth it for an occasional treat. Mix of starters and mains to share all of which were great. For me the standout was the ribs to start and...More

1  Thank Phil W
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Our visit was for a birthday meal for a close friend. The staff were friendly and welcoming and nothing was too difficult, my partner is a vegetarian but her favoured Mushroom chowmein was not on the menu but upon request mushrooms were added to a...More

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

We were desperate to eat out but it was late. This place has great takeaway but you need to collect. Sitting it so late the food was even better. Crispy wontons, succulently juicy prawns and perfectly cooked rice. When choosing to eat out we always...More

Thank Chris-Kat-Smith
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Best Chinese food in Colchester. Air conditioned, smart restaurant, attentive staff and really nice food. We loved it

Thank Sparkplug1234
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Horrendous service and rushed from start to finish. If you have no self-respect, you'll dine here. Avoid.

1  Thank sukster15
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

Dinner for six on Tuesday evening. Although very busy we received excellent prompt service from start to finish. All the food was delicious. No complaints here.

Thank ch t
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Came here for a meal and found out their Peking Duck is super-duper delicious. Service is top notch and prices reasonable. I highly recommend this restaurant if you decide to have a superb dining experience. Another feature of this place is the interior decoration which...More

Thank BennyTWWong
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Went to this place as a family with a 2 year old ... Went in there and asked for a child seat which they said they didn't have.. The place was quiet so we thought we would sit him on the seat like he does...More

2  Thank Ryan B
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Never have I ever been told we can not eat there after booking a table as we turned up with my 18 month old son.. they said they do not have high chair we asked to put small pushchair instead of one of their chairs...More

1  Thank Adam H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$19 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:30
17:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73 Crouch Street | CO3 3EZ, Colchester CO3 3EZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Colchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1206 546953
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