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New Lee On

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4-5 Bruntsfield Place, Edinburgh EH10 4HN, Scotland
+44 131 229 7732
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Stirling, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hi! I went with my husband for a meal yesterday & I we really enjoyed our meal. Our soups were fab & the dumplings were yummy. My chow mein was really enjoyable & hubby had squid, which he really enjoyed too. Chinese tea was refreshing & replenished during our meal. The exterior could do with a good clean/lick of paint,... More 

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Thank hevf_12
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Used to go here all the time forget ordering a takeaway menu as the food is not fantastic and the décor of this place is not great either but this is where the Chinese in Edinburgh eat often. they have a unique deep fried chilli beef and the food is out standing in general. don't expect great service though nor... More 

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Thank Rory N
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017

We had a table booked for 4 people but there was no table available when we arrived. one was made up at the door 20 mins. later in a very cold location Our order was eventually taken but they where presented at different times and only then did they advise that they could not provide the Duck dish ordered. The... More 

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Thank alan24228
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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121 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

Popped in here with my partner and brother on a weekend night. It was quiet but they were welcoming and friendly. my brother had chicken curry and no starter, while I had some breaded prawns and my partner had the mushroom soup. all were very good and fresh. For mains i was seriously impressed by the whole seabass i got... More 

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Thank sinny12lyns
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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711 reviews
505 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 205 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Have not been to Lee On in ages and am pleased to say it is still good. Always many Chinese in the restaurant, the tour buses stop here. Always good and authentic food just like you get in China and Hong Kong.

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Thank Patrick H
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Nice location but restaurant looks a bit tired. Food was very average. Curry seems to have been warmed up in the microwave.

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Thank Jamie R
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

In need of a refurbishment, damp and drab! The food and the price are amazing, not changed in all the years I've been going. Worth a visit

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Thank kann1981
Edinburgh
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54 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016

Great food but not great first impression. The food is tasty and well priced. The ambience and the scruffy reception leave a lot to be desired but the quality of the food should overcome this

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Thank Juice453
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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176 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2016

25 Years ago this restaurant had been our local when we lived in Bruntsfield and we came here often. So after a long absence (having moved to West Edinburgh) and because we were going to the Kings Theatre I suggested we went there first. First things first it is true as others point out that the outside is definitely in... More 

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Edinburgh
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7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 May 2016

I went to this restaurant for a meal which was a lovely experience. The food was great as was the choice at a reasonable price.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4-5 Bruntsfield Place, Edinburgh EH10 4HN, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Edinburgh
  • Phone Number: +44 131 229 7732

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