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The East - Stanborough

Great North Road, Welwyn Garden City AL8 7TB, England
+44 1707 266288
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good33%
  • Average25%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible9%
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
Great North Road, Welwyn Garden City AL8 7TB, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Had a great starter main and desert last night at the east. Dim sum ribs and very nice chilly beef . I have eat here a few times over the years and this was my best experience. Only one thing I would ask . A...More

Thank foodloverlawlor
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

very good restaurant - great duck and good chinese food no sign of MSG and good service. a hidden gem highly recommend it

Thank Bert W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was on my way to meet a friend and running early, saw the sign outside for Lunch special at £6! Thought that sounds good I will try. The £6 lunch is actually £8.90 if you have the starter plus 10% service charge. I ordered...More

Thank BigG888
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely beef and black bean sauce lunch. £6.00 excellent value very tasty. Extremely quick and pleasant service.

Thank blondie002
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Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Having thoroughly enjoyed my first experience I just had to return. I first visited in January and must admit was sceptical considering the presentation of the building. How wrong ! The food tastes fresh and flavoursome. They also do a lunch deal which is not...More

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Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Had my 40th birthday meal here. Staff were pleasant. Food was great. I was even allowed to pop in at lunchtime to put up a few decorations in a part of the restaurant see aside just for us. Also did this for my daughter's 21st...More

Thank Rachel G
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Went on a Friday night with another couple. Couldn't fault the food. Lacked atmosphere as huge place with only a few people in. Service wasn't great though down to communication issues rather than lack of willingness. Overall enjoyable. Probably a bit expensive for the quality.

Thank David H
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

This was our first visit to this restaurant (a former pub) and we'll be going back again. The staff were friendly and helpful and the food was very good - but the service, especially the first course, could have been quicker.

Thank colin m
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

We decided to try the east for dinner instead of ordering a takeaway from elsewhere. The restaurant has a very relaxing ambience. The food was amazing and I don't know why we left it so long to visit this place. The staff were friendly and...More

Thank Jane M
Reviewed 17 April 2017

The restaurant was nicely decorated and roomy. We were served a very pleasant young waiter who responded to all our requests. The courses were delivered in a timely manner and all the food was tasty and well presented.

Thank Heidi S
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John L
14 May 2016|
Response from Wendy B | Reviewed this property |
I think its 12 on a Sunday and they had a special fixed price menu option today too if they are still offering that.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Great North Road, Welwyn Garden City AL8 7TB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Welwyn Garden City
  • Phone Number: +44 1707 266288
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