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Wong Kei

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41-43 Wardour Street, London W1D 6PY, England
+44 20 7437 8408
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Today
11:30 - 23:30
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 23:30
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Bromley, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We have visited this place many times and are used to the abrupt almost rude approach but the fact that it served good food and had fast service made up for this. However our visit after a matinee performance last week was just appalling. Asking for spoons... can I please have a glass to drink my beer from.. pushed on... More 

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Thank Annie L
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We were seated very quickly at table with strangers in this place. Everyone was laughing, having good time and very friendly. Food was good for price, although portion was small. Staff were very busy and rushed, but place was quite crowded. Good value.

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Thank Viktor I
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Staff are to the point. Decore is minimalist. Food is Chinese! Is you want no frills this is your place!

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Thank Ben K
London
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Waiting for over an hour for your order to arrive is unacceptable. The manager and staff were rude and unattentive- even after complaining they didn't seem bothered. Food arrived cold and poorly presented. With so many other restaurants to choose from in China Town - I would advise thatb this place is best avoided .

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wong Kei is the oriental McDonald's of Londons China town. Expect to be ushered in to share a table with complete stranger's, if it's late evening don't be surprised if your dining companions are drunk and pass out in their food. The staff wearing their Wong Kei t-shirts are fully trained to get you seated, fed and out the door... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been visiting this restaurant for many years. You essentially get what you pay for. However after visiting yesterday with my family I WILL NOT BE RETURNING. We arrived at 7.30 and left @9.50. This wasn't out of choice but because it took so long for our set menu to arrive. We had to get our own plates and... More 

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Kings Lynn England
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

It is hard to understand why this restaurant was busy, unless the patrons were all there by chance (as we were), or like large portions of over-salty but otherwise bland food served by apparently bored and sullen staff.

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Chania
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31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Coming from Greece I found this restaurant a cultural shock at first with regards to the rudeness! The food however was pretty good and they brought it to you very fast. My favourite was the crispy belly pork. Best pork I have ever tried in Chinatown. The crispy aromatic duck was also quite good and some of the noodle soups... More 

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Thank TravellingCultures
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38 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best restaurant in China town !! A firm favourite of mine the look of the restaurant not like the swanky London style you would expect when you arrive the restaurant the waiters say how many and shout upstairs or downstairs .As it's on many levels the service is awful to be honest they are rude and sharp but the food... More 

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Thank Holly W
Ashkelon, Israel
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31 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When we were kids Chinese food was trendy, and this place stayed there (and it is not bad), every time I'm in London I eat here and the taste is the same, the price I decent. When you know what to expect and you get it it is for the best. So in the middle of the day, stop there... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 23:30
Monday
11:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:30
Thursday
11:30 - 23:30
Friday
11:30 - 23:30
Saturday
11:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41-43 Wardour Street, London W1D 6PY, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
  • Neighbourhood: Soho
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7437 8408

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Soho

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Soho
The go-to district for a good time in London, Soho hosts a wealth of world-class theatres and a compelling lineup of cafes, restaurants, pubs, bars, and clubs. At Soho's core is London's original Red Light District and the epicenter of the LGBT scene – and thus the city's hottest nightlife. For shopping enthusiasts, Soho is not only the home of London's greatest concentration of boutique shops, but also the most strategic place to set off on a tour of the world's most celebrated department stores. In the southern part of the neighbourhood lies Chinatown, with its multitude of delicious and affordable restaurants. Closer to the Thames, Chinatown's narrow and teeming lantern-lit lanes spill onto the expansive hub of glitzy Leicester Square.
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