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#339 of 807 Chinese in London
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Chinese, Asian
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed 14 October 2020 via mobile

Okay, we were staying above the restaurant and it was raining but can't recommend it as a place to eat. Higher priced than anywhere else I've been to and for crazy small portions. Do not order egg fried rice, it has 1 flavour which is...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Reviewed 30 September 2020

I last visited approx 14 years however decided to visit with family as heard the dim sum was great which it really was. The service was excellent. Staff very pleasant. The decor however does need updating as looks the same as it did all those...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 28 September 2020 via mobile

Arrived and welcome ok (but typical big restaurant with no local passion to make it a good experience) Seated at a table that felt like a cheap conference centre, no ambience whatsoever. Service completely indifferent, had to ask for the wine menu three times! Ordered...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 21 September 2020 via mobile

food as always yummy but more 😜 importantly, they were careful with health check issues. Serving food and plates with minimal contact on bits I might get touch. Thank you.

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 17 September 2020

My wife and I booked and visited Saikei on a weekday for dim sum (our yearly trip to Hong Kong has been postponed and we were in need of a good dim sum!). The food and service were both excellent. Saikei has an extensive menu...More

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed 10 August 2020

Agree with the previous reviewer that there is a risk of catching COVID here. We have been to this restaurant in the past (pre-COVID) a few times with no issues. Place has always been a bit run down but food is usually good. This is...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 10 August 2020

Had booked a table online and had to wait 45mins to be seated. No social distancing whatsoever and service was SLOW. Busy but waiters were not attentive in the slightest. Had to ask 6 times for our drinks. Half the menu had sold out. Almost...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 10 August 2020

It’s the first time we have visited for 5 months due to Coronavirus. For a Monday it was manically busy but it was summer holidays and hover 50% off. The food was as normal fabulous. Service was really slow but there were less staff on...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 10 August 2020 via mobile

No social distancing, very crowded, food not as good as usual and smaller selection. Really not worth the high risk of getting COVID

Date of visit: August 2020
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Reviewed 9 August 2020 via mobile

Went out for dim sum for lunch to meet a friend. Food was fresh, tasty and authentic. Staff and the service was excellent as always. Felt safe with new covid-19 measures, tables spaced out for social distancing and temperature checks on entry. Would highly recommend...More

Date of visit: July 2020
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No need as you arrive at the restaurant you tell the greeter and they will log your car details so that you park frr
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5 December 2015|
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What an ignorant answer. They were rude and disrespectful. They tried to make us pay a 10% tip and when I refused they told us we would not be allowed to have the car parking in the Holiday Inn hotel and would send us a... More
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  • Yes, Saikei Chinese Restaurant offers takeaway services.

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  • Saikei Chinese Restaurant is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 3.5
    • Service: 3
    • Value: 3.5
    • Atmosphere: 3.5