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Lanterns Chinese Restaurant

16 Falcon Street, Ipswich IP1 1SL, England
+44 1473 230185
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good15%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
16 Falcon Street, Ipswich IP1 1SL, England
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Reviewed 10 March 2017

When entering the restaurant this evening at 5.30 we were advised the only table available had to be vacated by 7,00 - one and a half hours for a Chinese buffet should be ample time. We proceeded to order starters but unfortunately received only half...More

Date of visit: March 2017
10  Thank ColchesterOffice
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Not just the best Chinese in Ipswich but one of the best restaurants full stop. Just had my 4th visit - the welcome is relaxed, friendly and prompt. The food is absolutely superb - beautifully presented, utterly delicious and highly underrated. Without doubt my favourite...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank FinSuffolk
Reviewed 4 March 2017

We visited at 6pm on a Friday night so not very busy and lacked a bit in atmosphere. Service was excellent and the waitresses were delightful. Not a massive choice on the buffet menu but the meals we chose were delicious. Food was beautifully presented...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank 8mrsh8
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I cant fault this restaurant. Brilliant service, nice cooked food. Everything just wonderful. Go in for the buffet menu and you'll be pleased and shocked with the variety of choices to select from the list. I have visited this place three times so far and...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank Officerlawa
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Fab meal, excellent service and a great selection of dishes on the menu! I would recommend this place all the way! We will be back for sure

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Michelle B
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

We booked a table easily for a Saturday evening and were seated straight away on arrival by one of the two people waiting. As we'd never visited before we didn't know how it worked but the staff were very helpful and explained everything to us....More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Sparkle0508
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Came here with a group of work colleagues on a busy Friday evening. On arrival we saw that our table was next to a very loud stag party and they very kindly offered to move us to a quieter table. We accepted and they set...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank daveinkent44
Reviewed 1 February 2017

yes went for birth day meal with family lots of food price was not bad staff pleasant parking was easy

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Christine B
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Another great business lunch with a top client on Friday lunchtime. As always great quality tasty Chinese food for a brilliant price. As soon as you walk in the door Ken always makes you feel important and the waitresses are every attentive. I would say...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank BBarry80
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

I was away from home for the weekend, first time in Ipswich and wanted a Chinese takeaway on Saturday night. I looked at the reviews of Lanterns as well as other reviews of Chinese restaurants on Trip Advisor. I decided to place an order with...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank Amanda G
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25 June 2017|
Response from DomJa86 |
Mon-Thurs  £21.50 per Adult £8.40 per Child (Under 8) Friday - Saturday £24.95 per Adult £9.50 per Child (Under 8)
Heather L
14 February 2017|
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Response from Tanya B | Reviewed this property |
After 6pm you can park in a lot of the side streets for free. St Nicholas St car park is also free after 6pm. Hope this helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Falcon Street, Ipswich IP1 1SL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Ipswich
  • Phone Number: +44 1473 230185
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PLEASE BOOK ONLINE AT OUR WEBSITE. Chinese Restaurant in Ipswich is a high quality Chinese restaurant serving authentic Chinese food.
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