We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Reserve a table
2
Wed, 5/18
20:00
OR
Get food delivered

Ratings and reviews

#5,874 of 17,476 Restaurants in London
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere

Details

CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
View all details
meals, features

Location and contact

Marylebone
0.3 miles from Madame Tussauds London
Improve this listing
Reviews (291)
Filter reviews
268 results
Traveller rating
76
94
47
17
34
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
Traveller rating
76
94
47
17
34
See what travellers are saying:
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 9 March 2022 via mobile

Food and service really good. Expensive but that’s reflected in the high quality food. Weird thing happened at the end of the meal which ruined the evening. There was a bloke that cleared the entire restaurant. I thought I could hear a) a lion roaring...b) someone drowning in the Bath c) someone chocking to death. Staff laughed it off but it went on for 30m and louder and louder. Weird Chinese guy sitting alone trying to regurgitate an eel 🤮 Not the restaurant’s fault although if I were the Maitre’D I’d have asked him wtf was gaping down! 🚷More

Date of visit: March 2022
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 26 December 2021

Food was excellent, service wasn’t. Staff wasn’t attentive, there was a time during my meal I needed something and I had to shout twice to get somebody come out from the back, the place was left without a single staff on sight, quiet extraordinary. We’ve...got charged sixteen pound and fifty nine pence service charge.More

Date of visit: December 2021
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 21 September 2021

I recently visited the Bright Courtyard for lunch and found a very sad atmosphere (empty/very little staff etc,). It was one of my favourites until I had a run-in with Steve the manager. He was churlish, unhelpful and almost refused to give me advice and...guidance. I asked him about a choice of table and he said "make your mind up" and proceeded to tell me that this is what he tells his children. His whole approach was a turn-off and when we ended up arguing, he told me I would not be served there again (this is a restaurant that I have visited regularly over the years-I was not a first-timer!). He is clearly a former low-level waiter who has been allowed to wear a monkey suit (more monkey than suit...). It is a pity because I know the other staff to be friendly but he is arrogant, opinionated and is able single-handedly to lose a respected client who has always respected the staff there. My feeling is that the restaurant is suffering because of him (it clearly is suffering given the emptiness). When I went to Royal China across the road, it was buzzing, so there is clearly no lack of customers looking for Dim SumMore

Date of visit: September 2021
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 7 September 2021

Our experience from the soup to the mains were extravagant! cant explain to tell you that it was one of my favourite Chinese restaurants in the UK. every single dish was incredible. i wish they could open another branch in Birmingham, it would do really...well.More

Date of visit: September 2021
Helpful?
Reviewed 15 February 2020

It was during Chinese New Year so the place is absolutely spilling people everywhere. Food quality uneven, some good dishes, some not good at all. Service was so slow - we booked the table 8.45pm and we did not get to our table until about...9.30pm. Eventually food arrived (even with prebooked and preordered menu). The meal finally was completed by 11pm with everyone almost falling asleep at the table!More

Date of visit: January 2020
Helpful?
Reviewed 7 February 2020

Terrible service. Terrible waiting time. More than 2 hours for only 3 dishes. Terrible quality of food. Most look rubbish and leftovers. Premium price tag for this trash place? NO DO NOT GO

Date of visit: January 2020
Helpful?2  
Reviewed 10 November 2019 via mobile

I must’ve gone to another restaurant from the reviews that are posted below. The young waiter was courteous and saw us to our table. we went through the menu options ordered drinks and I asked for the food to come out in waves so that...it is delivered piping hot straight from the wok onto the table. I have nothing but good things to say about all the food served was on point scrumptious and my best Chinese in LondonMore

Date of visit: November 2019
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 12 October 2019 via mobile

Biggest rip off ever ordered food for delivery ordered the crab noodles there was not a piece of crab in it just plain noodles and the salt and pepper prawns 4 pcs came. Not worth a tenth of the price they charge. Beware

Date of visit: October 2019
Helpful?3  
Reviewed 26 September 2019 via mobile

Untrained staff and rude manager, food was not as advertised. Overall bad experience. If there is a zero star, i will definitely use it

Date of visit: September 2019
Helpful?1  
Reviewed 21 September 2019

I ordered from this restaurant many times and the food was good quality. BUT recently they introduced 50% off your bill and guess what you get 50% in the container. Not only that but the quality is extremely poor I had to throw out the...dumplings as they were off. Everything was just awful they must be going under and if not it won’t be long if they serve food like that. They should be kicked off DeliverooMore

Date of visit: September 2019
Helpful?
View more reviews
Best nearby
Marylebone
Marylebone offers what so many London neighbourhoods
cannot: a village feel coupled with urban convenience.
Much of its success rests in its location. Wedged
between the northeastern corner of Hyde Park and the
southern end of Regent's Park and with a number of
Tube stations within easy reach, Marylebone is as
pedestrian friendly as Central London gets. The
bustling shopping mecca of Oxford Street separates it
...More
Best nearby hotelsSee all
Opulence Central London
325 reviews
.09 miles away
St George Hotel
202 reviews
.10 miles away
Z at Gloucester Place
477 reviews
.10 miles away
Durrants Hotel
650 reviews
.11 miles away
Best nearby restaurantsSee all
Etnacoffee-Baker
96 reviews
.05 miles away
Il Baretto
540 reviews
.07 miles away
The Monocle Cafe, London
164 reviews
.06 miles away
Royal China Club
304 reviews
.01 miles away
Best nearby attractionsSee all
Wallace Collection
6,513 reviews
.16 miles away
Baker Street
436 reviews
.10 miles away
Marylebone Farmers' Market
37 reviews
.15 miles away
St James's Roman Catholic Church
46 reviews
.14 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
yazzislam
19 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from BenjyBlueEyes | Reviewed this property |
No, it's not Halal
1
Vote
Roshan B
11 April 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from BenjyBlueEyes | Reviewed this property |
The management and staff will do their best to satisfy your request.
0
Votes
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing
Frequently Asked Questions about Bright Courtyard

Bright Courtyard is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 3.5
  • Service: 3.5
  • Value: 3
  • Atmosphere: 3.5