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The Imperial

15 Baddow Road, Chelmsford CM2 0BX, England
+44 1245 250759
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good33%
  • Average23%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“cheap lunch” (3 reviews)
“lunch time” (6 reviews)
Open Now
18:00 - 23:00 Hours
Chinese, Asian
15 Baddow Road, Chelmsford CM2 0BX, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Will keep this very simple.... The Chinese food is tasty and varied. You can choose to eat as much as you want. You are offered a starter (soups) numerous main lunch dishes a sweet (ice cream). The staff are happy and friendly, there is a...More

Thank Adam Beryl R
Reviewed 18 April 2018

Great place to go for a cheap lunch - all you can scoff, with ice cream at the end and a drink usually costs us about £8 a head. Lunchtime selection isn't that extensive but there is enough to keep you going for an hours...More

Thank SimonWilding
Reviewed 31 March 2018

Very basic menu, staff very complacent, have to say if I had used toilet prior to eating I may not have chanced it, real dirt everywhere, disgusting, had to use one of the paper towels to open door as handle along with walls filthy! When...More

Thank Jaspa57
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Great value of unlimited buffet. The sweetcorn soup (with seaweeds) and spring rolls are very nice. We always come here before movie. Couldn’t complain about anything.

Thank T K
Reviewed 21 February 2018

Good cheap food & drink, but customer service needs improving slightly. Friendly staff though. Would go once or twice a month to a year.

Thank Joanna Kay B
Reviewed 16 February 2018 via mobile

Took the family for a lunchtime buffet, what a dump!! Dirty restaurant in need of some serious tlc, food very average but on the plus side the chicken nuggets were acceptable according to my three year old! Cheap and dreary.

Thank W F
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Recently came here for some dinner before heading to the cinema with friends. Food choice was brilliant - I especially liked the crispy duck and pancake rolls! Staff were friendly and service was quick, will be back again!

Thank Marie1725
Reviewed 19 October 2017

A bit of a production line, the food is hot and fairly good. The nature of the beast is that they rely on quick turnaround throughout the service. Me and my team went out on a works night out, our first port of call was...More

Thank Bill G
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Fresh food and go up as much as you want. Nice variety of dishes including English food if you have a fussy eater with you. Good price

Thank Katie L
Reviewed 16 September 2017

A real pleasure to eat here. We have been going here for many years and the food is lovely, the staff are welcoming and polite. It is excellent value for money and couldn't ask for more given it is a local and reliable restaurant for...More

Thank Paul R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Baddow Road, Chelmsford CM2 0BX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Chelmsford
  • Phone Number: +44 1245 250759
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