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Dragon Pearl Chinese Restaurant

33 Hyde Road, Paignton TQ4 5BP, England
+44 1803 552220
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good23%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“aromatic duck” (3 reviews)
“spring rolls” (4 reviews)
“soup” (5 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
££ - £££
33 Hyde Road, Paignton TQ4 5BP, England
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Reviewed 23 June 2017

I tried to order a takeaway by phone. Called 12 times each time cut off after 2 rings. Drove down to ask if there was a problem with the phone. Was told that I was lying, Quite amazed. Had been a favourite in the past....More

Thank Neil_1964_W
DragonPearlPaignton, Manager at Dragon Pearl Chinese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2017

Dear Neil, Your wife has already posted on our Facebook business page. Our response was: "Hello Jane, We appreciate that your husband drove down to inform us of the situation. However, when your husband was at the restaurant he was very loud and impolite. Firstly,...More

Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

Not many places open on a Sunday evening and having visited here many years ago I thought I would try a takeaway. Very disappointing, my curry was almost 1 solid block by the time I got back to my room (500 yds) and was virtually...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

We visited after reading the positive reviews and were very disappointed. Dishes were far to salty and covered in way too much sauce. The mixed veg noodles were extremely greasy! The vegetables were soggy an not fresh! Drinks were warm! And was on ice cube...More

Thank kimmyDonk
Reviewed 4 June 2017

We visited here last Friday, based on the good reviews, but we were a little disappointed. I've given it 3 stars and average, but ideally would have given 3 1/2 stars and a good. We had the buffet, which was £16.50 per adult and half...More

Thank Lisa D
Reviewed 19 May 2017

On Wednesday 17th May whilst on holiday my girlfriend and I visited Dragon Pearl Chinese Restaurant in Paignton. We had been to Dragon Pearl on several occasions in the past and we are always very pleased with the consistent great friendly service and the high...More

Thank Scottie-EQ
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

I've visited this restaurant numerous times over the years on my visits to Torquay. They have a wonderful range of foods I've always had excellent meals here. We have taken the kids too and they have always enjoyed it. It gets really busy during school...More

Thank Simon L
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Sit down Chinese restaurant. Good portions. Nice food. Lots of vegetarian options. Modest prices. Friendly staff. £26 for three people including drinks.

Thank Ladyyy2013
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This is an unassuming restaurant from the outside but a little gem on the inside where it counts. I ate with a party of 9 and we all had delicious food - large portions and served quickly. The menu is extensive and offers the usual...More

Thank Sue Y
DragonPearlPaignton, Owner at Dragon Pearl Chinese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2017

Hello, Thank you for your feedback - we appreciate it. We suggested getting drinks at the bar as this would make it easier for you when the bill comes as you wanted separate bills. I hope that makes sense. We do normally operate table service...More

Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We did not book, but myself and daughter were offered a table immediately. Free prawn crackers, tasty soup and ample portions - we ate far more than is healthy! All ingredients were fresh, and served with attentiveness. Slightly too salty, by I tend to expect...More

Thank Benna68
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

I took my two daughters for lunch - 4 courses for £6.50! Amazing value for money, and the food - heavenly!! Quite a busy lunchtime ( and at that price I'm not surprised) and one waitress managed to serve everyone. We will certainly be back!

Thank Mike W
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Questions & Answers
3 February 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from DragonPearlPaignton | Property representative |
Hello Lisa, the prices for the buffet menu tonight is £16.50 and half price for children that are under 140cm. Our menu is on our Facebook page! Thank you
Jacqueline P
14 October 2016|
Response from DragonPearlPaignton | Property representative |
Hello, we open for lunch every Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday. We have a set lunch menu which is 4 courses for £6.50 per person. It consists of a mixed starter, a soup of your choice, a main course of your choice... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Hyde Road, Paignton TQ4 5BP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Paignton
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 552220
Authentic Chinese cuisine in the heart of Paignton. We offer dine-in, takeout and delivery. Great for any occasion!
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