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Alan's Cantonese Takeaway

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109 Dartmouth Road, Paignton TQ4 6NF, England
+44 1803 559322
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“ribs” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
“chinese food” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Fast food, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
109 Dartmouth Road, Paignton TQ4 6NF, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great. Everyone tells you to use Jade Kitchen. They don't know what they are talking abou. Alan's is so much better.

Thank George W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Consistently amazing food and service here! Flavours are always spot on and the ingredients are fresh. Come here often and am never let down. Owners are always lovely and accommodating too. Well worth a visit if you're looking for high quality, authentic Chinese food!!!

1  Thank EvaBen75
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Fresh, high quality food and great value. Owners are lovely and accommodating. Nice clean establishment.

1  Thank OysterCoveuk
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Why isn't this carry out higher up the list? Tried it and the food is good. Freshly cooked, within eyesight, on woks. All the ingredients were there, all well cooked and tasty. Had the sweet and sour chicken balls, the crispy beef and chicken in...More

1  Thank kenmavor
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Came in here the other night as our usual a few doors along was packed out busy and we were in a hurry. Got almost the same as i usually do and the price was similar to we normally pay. Food was very nice we...More

1  Thank mark_d1964
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Waited 30 minutes for 4 dishes. Drove 5 minutes home and the ' special rice' was lukewarm. Garlic prawns were bland, and sweet and sour chicken was tasteless. Ribs were good. Sorry will not be back.

2  Thank Daniel D
Reviewed 5 February 2017

I've been getting food from Alan for well over 20 years from three shops that he's owned. I've found no other takeaway that is as flavourful or varied as Alan's, in fact at times when we have gone elsewhere we've just been disappointed. There are...More

1  Thank Kutz13
Reviewed 16 January 2017

This is our favourite chinese food. So tasty & fresh. Lovely staff, so happy & friendly. We travel from Brixham to get our takeaway from here. Thoroughly recommend Alan's

1  Thank Theresa J
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Searching for a Chinese close to our camp site and there was this one or another we went with this one as it had a better hygiene rating and glad we did the place was spotless watched the food get cooked fresh, food was lovely...More

1  Thank Charlotte W
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Microwave rubbish food would not eat here again food was ready in 5 mins ?? Tasted like plastic food!!

Thank rubylousnails
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109 Dartmouth Road, Paignton TQ4 6NF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Paignton
  • Phone Number: +44 1803 559322
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