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The Peking

Charles Street, Leicester LE1 3FG, England
+44 116 262 3376
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“dim sum” (24 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Charles Street, Leicester LE1 3FG, England
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Reviews (199)
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81 - 90 of 199 reviews

Reviewed 21 November 2015

We as a family have been going to the peking for years ! I was worried after Maureen left that it wouldn't be the same but it is brilliant I took my 82 year old mother for lunch last week excellent service and food

1  Thank hairdressertina
Adios75, Owner at The Peking, responded to this reviewResponded 23 November 2015

Dear Hairdressertina Many thanks for your visit and review, web are glad that your confidence is back in our food and service ,look forward to seeing you soon.

Reviewed 3 November 2015 via mobile

Service were Rude Food were Cold and Bland Don't wast your time to go there ! If preferred travel to Birmingham have Proper Dim Sum .More

5  Thank wonderfulfood1234
Adios75, Owner at The Peking, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2015

Dear Wonderful food This is the second review you have put on our site, the first one was taken off by trip advisor , in that you had said that you would not return , so can I ask you when you dined in again?....More

Reviewed 29 October 2015 via mobile

I pop in here frequently with my family, mostly during early afternoon for their delicious Dim Sums. The Prawn Har Gau, Char Siu Cheung Fans, and Deep Fried Squid with sweet chilli sauce are the best outside Hong Kong. I also love the Salt &...More

Thank Helen P
Reviewed 3 September 2015

My wife and I visited Leicester last Sunday to 'do' Richard III, we had planned to go to a Thai Restaurant I had found on TA, but when we got there, although the signs said it should have been open, it wasn't. So we had...More

2  Thank Bourkemob
Reviewed 23 August 2015

We went for a lunch menu, which has multiple choices of starters and main courses and a dessert. All dishes were really tasty and pretty much what you would expect from a Chinese restaurant. Asian spice blend gave food a lot of flavour and sweet...More

1  Thank dotikkk
Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

Service was outstanding. Very reasonably priced set menu. Food hot, tasty, and good portions. Clean and tidy surroundings. Couples, families and business people dining. Have been using this restaurant for 10 years and will continue to do so.

1  Thank lou w
Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

Having read mainly good reviews on here thought I would give it a go. What a disappointment, we went for the seafood special set menu which on paper sounded great. The food was very bland and most of it was served tepid. Sadly didn't have...More

3  Thank thebugge
Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

Came here saturday night with friends and the food is fantastic. Highly recommend Mongolian lamb, the staff are fantastic and so are the new owners. I will definitely be returning again soon.

2  Thank MrsParrot
Reviewed 26 July 2015

I went here last night as a cocktail making evening with a party of 8 girls. We had snacks on arrival and then started on the cocktails once everyone arrived. We made them ourselves and Yuri the bartender was very funny and explained what we...More

3  Thank rs1613
Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

Thank you so much for an amazing night! The service was amazing and really polite and helpful. We had a cocktail making class which was a lot of fun. The bar man was really good and entertaining. The manager and food was first class. Would...More

1  Thank Poonam04
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Robert M
Anyone know the current phone number for The Peking?
10 June 2017|
Response from Food_eater_Leicester | Reviewed this property |
0116 262 4288
Louise Tracy W
Does it serve english food?
11 May 2017|
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Response from LEE029 | Reviewed this property |
Not as far as I am aware
Do you do takeaways
4 March 2017|
Response from Mike B | Reviewed this property |
They do takeaway meals although better to call them first to place your order and get a time, especially at busy periods.
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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, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Charles Street, Leicester LE1 3FG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Leicestershire  >  Leicester
  • Phone Number: +44 116 262 3376
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