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Imperial Oriental Restaurant

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22 Castilian Street, Northampton, England
+44 1604 627111
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“duck pancakes” (2 reviews)
“rice” (5 reviews)
“all you can eat” (17 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian
££ - £££
22 Castilian Street, Northampton, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

After being fortunate enough to live five minutes away from Chinatown I’ve eaten a lot of Chinese food. I’ve moved back to Northampton and eat here now regularly. It is the single best Chinese restaurant I’ve ever eaten in. For lunch dim sum is well...More

Thank mark c
Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Re visited here after coming in a big group last time...starters gone down hill and had to ask for additional items...which was met with a funny look as in 'do you need more'. We then proceeded to order out mains as a group of 4...understAndably...More

Thank Vjwatsurname
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

The most bland poor quality and overpriced Chinese takeaway that I have ever eaten. The lemon chicken was strips of a battered fried chicken accompanied with a small polystyrene cup with some lemon flavour cornstarch slimy looking sauce. The crispy beef could have been anything...More

Thank dawned2017
Reviewed 24 July 2017

I go here often for lunch, it's so delicious and freshly cooked. I like the food here better than anywhere else for Chinese in northampton and it's eat all you want at lunch but it's cooked fresh when you ask for more. The staff are...More

Thank jessica6088
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

The food is 1st class, the problem I encountered was this: The restaurant has a "all you can eat option" for 18.50. Now to eat 18.50 worth of Chinese food you would need to be starving or a massive person. I wanted to just have...More

Thank owain12
Reviewed 17 July 2017

We visit the Imperial every time we go to see something at the Derngate, as it's just round the corner - and the food is Amazing !! A really authentic dining experience, never disappointing; beautifully presented dishes in a fantastic warm and welcoming atmosphere. Wonderfully...More

Thank Chris G
Reviewed 9 July 2017

It had been a while since we were last here and it was good to see that the food and service were still of such a high standard. We brought our daughter and son in law with us this time as a celebration meal for...More

Thank AnnEandCharles
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

The food here is soo nice. Been here so many times I can't count. There is a great choice and buffet option too. Everything is brought to your table and replenished straight away. Fully Belly Syndrome guaranteed! Very polite staff too

Thank Shaunadb
Reviewed 14 April 2017

We visit this restaurant quite frequently with friends or as a couple on our own .Some friends come from all over the county to enjoy good chines food cooked well with very tasty sauces. We always spend special birthdays enjoying a meal and the quality...More

Thank holiday392
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

My wife and decided to pop into town, and have a Sunday lunch at the Imperial. We were greeted with a big smile (as usual), and seated at our favourite table. We ordered the set A from the menu, and were soon enjoying our starters....More

Thank Owenandrew
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Castilian Street, Northampton, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Northamptonshire  >  Northampton
  • Phone Number: +44 1604 627111
This used to be called The New Imperial Oriental Restaurant but their business card reads just Imperial Oriental Restaurant. (Visited 2 wks ago). They have an e-mail site: Imperialoriental@hotmail.com and their phone number is 01604 627111 / 621211
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