Imperial China

White Bear Yard, 25a Lisle Street, Soho, London, WC2H 7BA - View on a map
Telephone: 020 7734 3388

Overall 1.8
Food 0.5
Service 4.0
Atmosphere 2.0
Value 0.5
Based on 2 reviews

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We arrived on a Sunday afternoon as we had a rare Sunday together as a family and decided on the way to McDs to check this place out. We waited for ages by the door waiting for someone to approach us. The most moody waitress finally came and seated us between two other busy tables ( it was very quite overall so would have been nice seat somewhere quieter) she didn't say a word to us just showed us the table left a menu and walked away. I had to go and get myself another menu !!! I wasn't impressed with the food on offer and for the price they charged I expected better services. I was already about to leave when a waiter finally came over, also moody looking and he just looked at me, by now I had had enough and told him we are leaving, my husband who is less blatant than me said it was because of our 2 year old daughter. I'm glad we left after reading the reviews, I wouldn't have wanted to be forced to pay for a to say we will never go again.
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Kara H
Overall rating 0 stars
Food 0 | Service 0 | Atmosphere 0 | Value for money 0
Sunday, February 24, 2013

Took my daughter to a show in London and afterwards went into the Imperial China restaurant as it looked very inviting from the outside.

The initial greeting and seating routine was good.

We had one of the set meals for 2, and I have to say the soup and crispy duck courses were ok, but the main meal was laughable if it hadn't been so expensive.

The 3 dishes were served on what looked like side plates, nothing to keep the food hot while you ate.

Both of the meat dishes had not much meat and lots of thickly cut green and red pepper.

Why did the set menu consist of 80% green/red pepper? It was very disappointing and spoilt the evening a bit, especially as we had such a large selection of restaurants to choose from.

The service was prompt, but definitely would not advice or recommend to go there.
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Mrs S Henry
Overall rating 4 stars
Food 1 | Service 8 | Atmosphere 4 | Value for money 1
Sunday, February 24, 2013

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