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Unit 30B The Riverwalk | Lambton Walk, Durham DH1 4SL, England
+44 191 375 7333
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
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“sushi” (12 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
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Unit 30B The Riverwalk | Lambton Walk, Durham DH1 4SL, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

All food tasted frozen. Nothing fresh. Did not see anything being replenished the full time we were in there. Very expensive for the food offered. Drinks vastly overpriced. Service poor and setting very basic. Would not return.

Thank zooooo
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Got there at 20:30pm with wife and Daughter and left at 21:05 and would not recommend this buffet to any one very poor food cold and stuck to the bottom of serving dishes I would give this place a wide berth I will not be...More

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited this restaurant for the first time last night and it was so much better than I thought! I'm usually not too keen on buffets but this place had a very friendly atmosphere and the food was rather fresh and tasty. The waitress was also...More

Thank hollyyw97
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband is a great fan of chinese buffets. Last year he regularly ate out here with colleagues from work. Tonight we found food was dry, tough and over cooked. Service with a smile was definitely unseen. My husband usually gets up and has several...More

Thank Leyshony
Reviewed 1 week ago

We usually go here for lunch. There is lots of choice including soups, salads, rice dishes, sweet and sour, char su pork etc there is plenty English food too if you are not wanting Chinese. On a night time the price goes up but there...More

Thank kaylz22
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited the restaurant on Tuesday evening with my partner and we chose to go for the grand buffet as I new it would have a few extra dishes on the hot counters and yes it all looked good apart from a certain item missing...More

Thank chefpc2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and the wife went here on Saturday 7th may after 6pm and only about a 10 minute wait we got seated. Must say the choice was vast and very fresh and both of us enjoyed our meals and deserts. Will definitely go back as...More

Thank Gary H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Arrived Durham by train so stopped to have lunch. Took a little bit time to find the place as we had to go down stairs, but ended up in a good location by the water, so great view really. Food was generally good and lay...More

Thank annsy2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Overall a quality buffet restaurant. A few off dishes but overall the food was very good. Particularly liked the hot and sour soup, beef with ginger and spring onions and the sushi. Great pieces of salmon in the sushi not impressed by the addition of...More

Thank HonestMan999
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Amazing buffet, nicely laid out, nice atmosphere, friendly staff, food best ive tasted, lots of choice, kept stocking up , when it was running low, I highly recommend this place, good value for top quality food x

Thank diver1954
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Do u have gluten free options ??
2 May 2017|
Response from Kirsty D | Reviewed this property |
There is some
Bubs B
Do you have to book?
14 February 2017|
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Response from Kirsty D | Reviewed this property |
No walk straight in
Is your meat served halal?
1 October 2016|
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Response from abbieheron | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure I don't think it was
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
View, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Unit 30B The Riverwalk | Lambton Walk, Durham DH1 4SL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Durham
  • Phone Number: +44 191 375 7333
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