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Regency Restaurant

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16 Barbican Road | york, York YO10 5AA, England
+44 1904 466785
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good19%
  • Average9%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible15%
Travellers talk about
“dim sum” (17 reviews)
“sizzling beef” (7 reviews)
“crab” (4 reviews)
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12:00 - 23:00 Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
16 Barbican Road | york, York YO10 5AA, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had the buffet. Fair price and ok food. Good enough customer service but staff struggle with English which I don’t have an issue with but makes it awkward when ordering etc... Would maybe try again but noting amazing is dragging me back

Thank Scott K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here with some friends for a Chinese Hot Pot and we were seated upstairs, where we had to wait around 30 minutes for our drink orders to be taken, and around 40 minutes before food orders were taken. We were told that we can...More

Thank LMedza
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been to this restaurant on two occasions now and would advise anyone to give it a go. For the price and the fact the food is cooked fresh this place can’t be dismissed. The food is also really nice (apart from the ribs...More

Thank HolidayGuyUK
Reviewed 13 April 2018

Visited the Regency Chinese Restaurant with my Wife during our stay in York. We opted for the ' All You Can Eat ' Menu , not because we were hungry , but because it contained all the Dishes that we would have had ordered from...More

Reviewed 11 April 2018

We came by this by chance. We were originally on our way to Waitrose to get some lunch when my son, who is 8yo, asked for noodles instead and pointed to this eatery whilst we were at the traffic lights. We agreed to go, making...More

Thank Sam O
Reviewed 13 March 2018

We've used this restaurant several times and the food is, in general, quite good but perhaps not the best. Some dishes are a bit lacking in flavour (eg. spare ribs) others are very tasty (king prawn curry for example). The "eat as much as you...More

Thank sollerbeen
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Visited here before attending the York Barbican for a concert. We were not acknowledged when we walked in and it took a while even to be noticed to get a table. The service was beyond slow and despite being an all you can eat, some...More

Thank Sarah G
Reviewed 5 March 2018

We arrived in York at 5 and we stumped for ideas of where to eat, seeing as we hadn't had an all you can eat for a while we decided to come here for the night. The all you can eat is't how we imagined...More

Thank Matt_060644
Reviewed 25 February 2018

I went here today (Sunday afternoon, around 2PM) as a group of four, myself included. The food was... acceptable, but by far not the best Chinese food I've had (not even close to the average standard of Chinese food that I've had). It was overpriced,...More

Thank Caroline C
Reviewed 21 February 2018

my husband, myself and 14 friends and relatives went to the regency for our silver wedding anniversary meal on the 20th feb. The place was packed , you dont expect places to be so busy on a tuesday night. we had a lovely evening, the...More

Thank tdjackson123
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Barbican Road | york, York YO10 5AA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Yorkshire  >  North Yorkshire  >  York
  • Phone Number: +44 1904 466785
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