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Yming

#754 of 17,567 Restaurants in London
Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Neighbourhood:
Soho
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35-36 Greek Street, London W1D 5DL, England
+44 20 7734 2721
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09:00 - 16:00
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Mon - Sat 09:00 - 16:00
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We walked around Chinatown and couldn't decide. We went into one restaraunt (the Golden something) and the waitress was extremely rude and the food didn't look great at other tables so we walked out. We left Chinatown to go back to the Palace Theatre (as we were seeing Harry Potter at 7:30). Yming was directly behind it and thank goodness... More 

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Thank Alastair C
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Out with friend who loves Chinese but doesn't have one near her. Chose Yming from Tripadvisor. Lived up to its reviews. Staff very helpful and friendly. Food was superb. I am not biggest Chinese fan but I would be happy to eat here anytime. Just as well..as have second friend here tomorrow who in same situation!! Going back and delighted... More 

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Thank Jan S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate here again last night. Fantastic food, great value and great service. Cosy and intimate off Shaftesbury ave.

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Thank Barry L
Guildford, United Kingdom
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97 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Your experience at Yming will vary, depending on when you visit. It's not a big restaurant. If you arrive in the frantic pre-theatre sittings, there will be a bustling, industrious atmosphere as food is rushed out to customers. Once that is over, things become calmer and the staff have a chance to catch their breath and be more relaxed. Don't... More 

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Thank NeilD_London
Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Set just off the hustle and bustle of Chinatown in Greek Street the Yming is a nice unassuming Chinese restaurant we wanted to try. We weren't disappointed. Quick service (we had barely 90 minutes to order and eat before going to a concert in Covent Garden). Nice mixed starters (Wun tuns, spring rolls, seaweed, spare ribs and sesame prawn toasts)... More 

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Thank Dazzalex
Kent, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We try and visit here at least twice a year, as a couple or with friends. Everyone always really enjoys the meal and the service is always good too. Visited yesterday with friends and another lovely meal.

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Thank JanBob213
Palm Coast, Florida, USA
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51 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A between shows meal here was flavorful, savory and delicious. The staff are friendly and helpful, and considerate of theater goers. A wonderful meal with friends here. Definitely recommended.

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Thank Anne T
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were 5 people and none of us liked the food. Almost full plates was sendt back. Service was not good. Tried to ask for things but got ignored. Got the bill in chinese and no help when we asked to split it up so everyone could pay their part. We went from the restaurant still hungry. Not a good... More 

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Thank krissisissi
Boston, United Kingdom
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150 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Its taken us year ,since FUNG CHING in Lisle st closed, to find a comparable genuine Chinese restaurant, but this is the one. Nicely situated just outside China town, the food ,is Traditional and of the Highest quality. Knowledgable and very helpful staff, in tranquil unhurried surroundings. Food that tasted even better than it looked, such a gem

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Thank RodneyP176
Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Food was as lovely as ever, service was good with everything cooked to perfection and none left for the first time

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$67
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Soups
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 16:00
Thursday
09:00 - 16:00
Friday
09:00 - 16:00
Saturday
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35-36 Greek Street, London W1D 5DL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
  • Neighbourhood: Soho
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7734 2721

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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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