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Imperial China Restaurant

196-198 Stanley Road, Teddington, Richmond TW11 8UE, England
+44 20 8977 8679
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“dim sum” (54 reviews)
“cheung fun” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
196-198 Stanley Road, Teddington, Richmond TW11 8UE, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a table of 5. We had the chicken and jellyfish starter, recommended. Then we had 2 lobster with a noodle base. The lobsters were pretty meaty. We ordered the bbq eel, chinese gai lan (veg), salty egg coated fried prawns (very nice) and...More

Thank TonyJackyChan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for weekday lunch with friends. Service and food very good. Chose mainly from the dim sung menu- with some excellent dumplings.

Thank JLCgladstone
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had to wait over one hour to be served our main course. We asked several times why the delay and one answer was that they were too busy with take away orders.No apologies were offered. We arrived at 7 20 and the main course...More

Thank Lona S
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

This is for sure my favourite Chinese restaurant. I feel the good sign for me is that there are always a lot of Chinese customers at lunch time for Dim Sum, and on a Sunday your lucky to get a table. The food is alway...More

Thank griptate
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Visited for dinner on a midweek evening. Lots of takeaway trade detracts from the dining experience a little but the food was certainly above average. Service, though, is a little bit chilly - not much sense of warmth or welcome. Not somewhere we would rush...More

Thank LukeH369q
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Visited here on Sunday for a Birthday Lunch in the pretty 'back room' Although it was very busy, we were served fairly quickly We all, ate the super dumplings to start and a plate of salt and pepper squid We had a variety of foods...More

Thank nettabee
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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

On arrival my elderly mother and I were not greeted. We were led in silence to a table. We were not offered a drinks menu, there was also only one menu between 2 on the table. At no time did the waitress make eye contact,...More

2  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We booked a table for 5 for 1pm and we arrived on time and got our table within a few minute! The staff were all busy as all the tables were full but they were all trying to serve all the customers! Before we ordered...More

Thank SiuKi T
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Visited yesterday, we have been before however this time the food was awful. No flavour everything was very bland and not hot. Starters were okay. The order for the noodles was incorrect, they changed the dish and left the wrong dish as well. Some of...More

4  Thank Angela I
Reviewed 21 September 2017

If you want a top quality Chinese this is without a doubt the best in the area. Expensive but you pay for what you get. Once you get your Chinese from here there's no going anywhere else.

1  Thank Rosscopcoltrane
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16 November 2016|
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Response from alvin l | Reviewed this property |
Hello Ana Glad to be of help if I can Firstly does your group like Cantonese food generally? If so this is a good choice because food is fresh and light in chili and strong spices Choose fish or Peking Duck if you want... More
alvin l
23 June 2016|
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Response from Jonathan167 | Reviewed this property |
I really can't remember, sorry, but there wasn't a thing we had in two visits that wasn't superb and extremely authentic.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 196-198 Stanley Road, Teddington, Richmond TW11 8UE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Richmond  >  Teddington
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8977 8679
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