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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Excellent Chinese cuisine
1. Excellent Chinese cuisine
"The food was amazing. I would most definitely return."
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2. Fast and effective service
2. Fast and effective service
"Service is professional, polite and quick"
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3. Great location
3. Great location
"great location, not too expensive for London and pleasantly busy"
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Orient London, based in Chinatown in London's West End, offers authentic Chinese cuisine. We welcome a range of customers from theatre-goers seeking some quick Dim Sum, to tourist groups who select one of our bespoke set menus. We also offer private dining in our luxurious Jade Garden setting. Book a table and come and visit us today on Wardour Street, next to the Chinese Gate in the heart of Soho.
US$7 - US$41
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Chinese, Asian
Delivery, Private Dining, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 27 November 2020

If you are in london come and visit this place it has delicius food but a bit expensive so carry some extra cash

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed 3 November 2020

We wanted to find a place with both good dim sum and a nice general menu and The Orient was perfect. It is right by the Chinese gate on Wardour Street and is smart inside. Service was helpful, informative and friendly (not something that can...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 2 November 2020

Very expensive, very little portion, not so good. I recommend not to go ! Very disappointed.. I don't understand why the ratings are so good here

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed 26 October 2020 via mobile

Having done extensive research for a Chinese restaurant in China town for my sons 18th birthday I decided upon Orient. Best decision. It was truly wonderful. We had a lovely table for 6. We decided upon a set menu with a couple of extra dishes...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 17 October 2020

Visited them since they reopen, but the standards have dropped drastically. Before covid-19, I used to visit on a weekly basis. I love their dim sum a lot. Everything is so nice and delicious. Hopefully , the usual food standards will revert back to normal...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 14 October 2020

Having spent a month or so in Hong Kong we were looking for the sort of Dim Sum we had come to love, and we found it in Wardour Street. Dim Sum is a style of food made up of lots of small dishes which...More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 29 September 2020 via mobile

I often find Chinese restaurants that sell great food but often the interior is tired, but this is not the case at the Orient on Wardour street in the heart of China town, soho. The restaurant had a clean just decorated feel and the food...More

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

Visited this restaurant for lunch as I was craving for some asian food. I ordered roast pork which is quite disappointing- not something I would try again, it taste flat (for my asian taste bud).. just covered with probably honey. There was a bit of...More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 16 September 2020 via mobile

Booked online, we ordered a set menu, the lobster 🦞 was my favourite. Should of cost us over £80 but they still offered us the eat out discount which made it even better. Thankyou food was amazing

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed 18 August 2020

great food but not amazing.... they should take care of the service a little better too....overall very good

Date of visit: February 2020
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10 December 2019|
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Response from 1234travelinanne | Reviewed this property |
No dress code, that I am aware of. We wore smart casual attire, as we were going to see a show after the meal.
3 July 2019|
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Response from Redcoats-Return | Reviewed this property |
Non alcoholic cocktails yes. Whether they keep you a virgin, I dont know 😉
29 July 2018|
Response from WingCheung | Property representative |
With apologies for this late reply, I'm happy to clarify that we do use MSG as a standard ingredient, yet it can be left out if you specifically alert your server (even better is to also mention it at the time of reserving... More
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Frequently Asked Questions about Orient
    Does Orient offer takeaway?
    Yes, Orient offers takeaway services.
    Does Orient offer delivery?
    Yes, Orient offers delivery services.
    How is Orient rated?
    Orient is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 4
    • Service: 4
    • Value: 4