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The Imperial Restaurant

489 Durham Road | Low Fell, Gateshead NE9 5EX, England
+44 191 491 5558
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
489 Durham Road | Low Fell, Gateshead NE9 5EX, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A lovely friendly restaurant with outstanding food. The perfect place to say goodbye to our wonderful Grandaughter Lucy as she leaves for Oxford. With much love and best wishes from all the family. Xxxx

Thank liliansmith2018
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This has got to be one of my favourite Chinese restaurant's of all Time, its clean, good friendly staff, the food is amazing. I would definitely recommend it xxx

Thank ptaylor31
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent food & friendly staff as always, been using this chinese for years now & can't be beat, highly recommended

Thank tony t
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Yet another fantastic night of fantastic food served by lovely staff, nothing was too much effort for them. My favourite Chinese restaurant.

Thank DekkaC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been frequenting this restaurant since the doors first opened around 20 years ago. I’m getting straight to the point of why it’s not what it used to be! Plastic tablecloths Paper napkins Smaller portions/ plates No melon on the banquet only orange Minute portion...More

Thank eliroomel
Sindy T, Owner at The Imperial Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi eliroomel, Thank you for your feedback. We are disappointed to hear that you did not enjoy your last experience with us. Regarding the points that you raised, I would just like to clarify a few things. Our restaurant has always been and still is...More

Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely lunch out with family food delicious as always service fab 😀 Been going to this restaurant for years never fails .

Thank Lorraine C
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We go here regularly - the food is fantastic and the service is excellent with friendly staff. The 3 course lunch on Sunday for under 7 quid is exceptional value. I highly recommend.

Thank GGF1969
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We visited on a Saturday evening to celebrate my father’s 70th birthday. We were greeted and seated quickly and asked what we would like to drink. We chose not to order from the set menu and all ordered starters and mains. The starters took a...More

Thank Deez_1974
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Always beautiful food just love this place so relaxed atmosphere and staff are great highly recommend this place.

Thank Susan G
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

On my visit I ordered from the lunch menu and was nicely surprised. For just over £7 you get a three course meal! As we were in a group of 6 the bowl of chicken sweet corn soup that arrived was huge! Plenty for seconds...More

Thank Hebe_13
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10 August 2015|
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Response from Sindy T | Property representative |
Hi Derek, thank you for your message. Please can you ring directly to speak to a member of staff on 0191 4915558 for reservations. Regards Sindy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 13:45
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 13:45
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 13:45
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 13:45
18:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 13:45
18:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 13:45
18:00 - 22:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 489 Durham Road | Low Fell, Gateshead NE9 5EX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Tyne and Wear  >  Gateshead
  • Phone Number: +44 191 491 5558
The Imperial in Gateshead offers diners a chance to experience authentic Cantonese dishes without the fine dining price tag. Located on Durham Road, we are accessible to all. With our Oriental interior and authentic recipes, diners will be transported to a mini China in the heart of the North East.
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