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Golden Pheonix

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7 Marlborough Crescent, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4EE, England
+44 191 261 8888
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 May 2014

I've never had such an appalling takeaway in all of my life. Beware if you're a vegetarian. First your vegetarian soup will come with fish in it, then when you ring the unhelpful staff up and they come out for a second time it comes with chicken and another unidentified mystery meat in it. It takes 1 hour 15 for... More 

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1 Thank Liam D
Whitley Bay, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2014

Excellent authentic food. Good service, plenty of choice for veggies, waiters willing to adapt dishes too. Since I've been here I don't go to any other chinese restaurant!

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Thank Lauraloo1978
UK
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67 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2013

Been searching for a decent Chinese for ages -(see Rendezvous) -stumbled on this review on Trip,Advisor -immediately booked a table for 1930 Went into town -and were a little early (1845) -but no issues -a very pleasant waitress showed us to a table by the window -with a 'Reserved' label -a very nice touch and really impressed me Restaurant was... More 

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Thank SKYLOW
Dumfries
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62 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2013 via mobile

Were going to a show at the Arena and had booked table for 10.00 pm. Staying at Jurys Inn and had decided we wanted somewhere close to it after the show. It was nearer 10.15 when we got to restaurant but the staff had been aware we were going to show so had no problems with that. No other customers... More 

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Carluke
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2013

Went to this restaurant as it was close to Jury's Inn hotel and previous reviews. I was not disappointed. The food was very tasty and the service was excellent. The final bill was very good as well. I would go back.

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Thank Jim C
Linlithgow, West Lothian, Scotland
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82 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 February 2013 via mobile

As hotel was near the station, I decided to try the Golden Phoenix as it was handy and the reviews were good, if a little thin on the ground. It is truly excellent. Not worth the trip to China Town, service was very pleasant and the food was fresh and authentic. Menu has one half UK type fair, the other... More 

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2 Thank euanpl
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 May 2012

great food, always a pleasure. It is my favourite restaurant to go to whenever in town.

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Thank nlbuk
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 January 2012

I'm from north China and I think the dish here is even more delicious than that of my hometown! Perhaps it's due to my homesick. <3

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Reviewed 27 May 2009

This is a must-go for anyone who like *real* chinese food. If you're looking for pork sweet and sour and prawn crackers, forget it. Instead you will get real Chinese food like duck tongues, cold lung and pig tripe. Cuisine from inner China, it tends to the hot end of the spectrum. Perhaps Newcastle's first Chinese restaurant aimed entirely at... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$24 - US$32
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Marlborough Crescent, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4EE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Newcastle upon Tyne
  • Phone Number: +44 191 261 8888

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?