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Zheng Restaurant Oxford

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  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Daily temperature and symptom checks for staff
  • Socially distanced dining tables
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
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Updated 31/03/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 31/03/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
About
' Possibly The Best Authentic Chinese-Malaysian In The Country' By THE TIMES - Giles Coren Chinese Malaysian Cuisine
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Singaporean, Malaysian
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Delivery, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Gift Cards Available
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I came here for a quick lunch whilst in Oxford. The Malaysian dishes on the menu are quite extensive and there are additional dishes on the Sunday afternoon when I was there such as laksa and prawn noodle. I ordered the fried kuay teow which...was well cooked and came with a nice sambal dip. A good choice for malaysian food when in Oxford. The decor of this place is more humble and cosy compared to their branch in south kensington.More

Date of visit: January 2022
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Reviewed 11 December 2021 via mobile

The worst customer service I seen in Oxford. Haven't said nothing at the table because was in a shock of what I'm witnessing... It was so shocking that even was comedic. Who's in 2021 says something like "LADY!! I need that menu, please LADY, move!"...C'mon! Just our water was rude to the brink, no matter what reasons behind it just not acceptable behaviour. We tried to arrange our order of 7 people, by starters and main to help out - instead we were commanded with rude voice of tone what to do. I will repeat myself commanded!! The worst waiter by far!! If not at least the rudest for sure. Food was okay this is why two stars not one. Might have tasted better if not down spiral by the rudeness of the waiter..More

Date of visit: December 2021
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Reviewed 23 November 2021

disappointed with the fried rice. not asking for a fancy, michelin-starred dish but at least decent. it was really tasteless. the satay chicken was not the traditional malaysian satay chicken. squid with salt in the appetiser was good, then again, char kway teow was just...mediocre. i can vouch that the fried rice was really bland but the other dishes might just not be to our likings as the restaurant is always fully booked and it was full house that night. staff were friendly, helpful and the reservation process was really smooth and the staff was attentive enough to our reservation requests.More

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Date of visit: November 2021
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Reviewed 22 October 2021

I ordered Singapore noodles as a take away. Delivery was good and on time. The dish however was a disappointment. Very spicy and had few tiny pieces of chicken. The prawns were not fresh at all. Barely any veg - essentially a dish of spicy...noodles.More

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 13 October 2021 via mobile

Delicious Malay/Chinese food in a friendly, cosy atmosphere. I’ve never been to Malaysia but I’ve travelled and eaten extensively in Indonesia, Singapore and China, and I can tell you Zheng’s soup noodles are the spicy, coconutty real thing. The staff and service were excellent and...my Chinese wife and her Chinese friend were impressed.More

Date of visit: October 2021
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Reviewed 27 September 2021 via mobile

I request a request for deliveroo of an order for 2 people, almost 25 pounds and we were almost hungry. It was rich but not worth it, small portions and expensive

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 20 September 2021

As a vegan this was great and delicious as usual! Lots of meat free options! Yummy! My mouth is watering thinking about it!

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 10 September 2021

Mixture of some Asian countries food which was very nice. Dim Sum spot on, Sesame prawns on toast were different and lovely - more like scones than toast. Main courses very good too - we shared chicken in black bean sauce, and crispy shredded beef....All served very efficiently.More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed 29 August 2021 via mobile

Wow! Amazing food at this Pan Asian restaurant. We happened to come across this on our day trip to Oxford. All the Szechuan dishes were a fantastic. Highly recommend this place. Staff were very friendly helpful.

Date of visit: August 2021
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Reviewed 13 July 2021

Probably the best Chinese restaurant ever! Couldn’t fault the food!!! Every dish we ordered was a winner. Will definitely come back to Oxford and eat here again!!

Date of visit: July 2021
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Marta K
2 December 2017|
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Response from Adam2123 | Property representative |
Yes we do ‘Halal’
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dianep435
7 August 2017|
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Response from karlwild | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
I'm afraid we don't allow dogs inside the restaurant, sorry. We do allow them on the decking area if you sit outside though
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dianep435
7 August 2017|
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Response from Adam2123 | Property representative |
Only guide dog. Sorry for inconvenience
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Frequently Asked Questions about Zheng Restaurant Oxford

Yes, Zheng Restaurant Oxford offers takeaway services.

Yes, Zheng Restaurant Oxford offers delivery services.

Yes, Zheng Restaurant Oxford is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.

Zheng Restaurant Oxford is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4