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Chef Peking

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
US$26 - US$51
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
FEATURES
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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All reviews soft shell crab crispy duck pancakes sunday buffet chinese food quiet monday evening excellent food and service take away recommend this restaurant set menu main course previous visits st albans booked a table rachel courses
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The food at Chef Peking is always very good quality. We are always made to feel very welcome Rachel and her staff are all very nice and helpful. We would reccomend to anyone wishing for a nice evening and delicious food to visit. Bill and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank gt223
TomAmber, Guest Relations Manager at Chef Peking, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your lovely post Gill and Bill.! We appreciate your custom very much, it is always a pleasure to serve you and you are both good friends of everyone at Chef Peking. We will keep our food 'delicious' so that you have to...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Chef Peking is located a 5 minute walk from Harpenden train station. We visited recently and may I add that both food and service was as good as anything I have experienced in any Chinese restaurant. Our meals were exceptional and I can highly recommend...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank shanes236
TomAmber, Guest Relations Manager at Chef Peking, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

What a wonderful accolade from you, we are truly delighted that you enjoyed your time with us so much and recognised our food and service to be up there with your best experiences in Chinese dining - THANK YOU.! You did recognise the quality against...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were really enjoyed the dinner over there. May be it was on Monday night, not too full. We did book a table. Service is very attentive; polite and friendly. Menu is clear description of what it is, not too pricey. From ordering to servicing...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Lemontreejune2016
TomAmber, Guest Relations Manager at Chef Peking, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hello Lemontreejune and thank you for your very favourable response for Chef Peking. We are pleased that you enjoyed your dinner with us and that you found our service and attention polite and friendly. It's great to read that you will be coming back to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I don’t normally write reviews but I thought I had to make exception as I was truly wowed. I visited Chef Peking for the first time today and I can honestly say I cannot remember the last time I went to a restaurant and received...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank AArjan79
TomAmber, Guest Relations Manager at Chef Peking, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your wonderful post Aarjan, it is very kind of you indeed. Yes, I do remember you,i It is great to see that this was your first experience with us at Chef Peking. We try to deliver the same experience to our new...More

Reviewed 8 January 2019 via mobile

We absolutely love the Peking Duck. Rachel the very friendly owner confirms that they still make this on site. Long may it continue⭐️🌟 The best we’ve had in UK apart from maybe central London Also the soft shell crab was crispy and delicious. Don’t really...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Fabio C
TomAmber, Public Relations Manager at Chef Peking, responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2019

What a lovely post Fabio, thank you so much ..! The best food you have had in the UK is music to our ears, even if compared with central London, that's still great news for us, we really appreciate it. We work hard to remain...More

Reviewed 29 December 2018 via mobile

The jewel of Harpenden's crown. The food at Chef Peking is always fantastic. The only thing better? The warm welcome and friendly service of the great team. Always worth a visit.More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank GMStringer
TomAmber, Public Relations Manager at Chef Peking, responded to this reviewResponded 29 December 2018

Thank you so much for your wonderful review GMStringer, the 'Jewel in Harpenden's Crown' .... Wow, what a wonderful accolade.! All of my team love what they do and and enjoy interacting with our customers, hence the warm welcome and friendly service. It has been...More

Reviewed 25 December 2018 via mobile

Fabulous evening on arrival I explained my granddaughter (20) was a very fussy eater, the waitress was so patient with her it made our evening so relaxed. The food was delicious the different flavours in each dish a delight to our tastebuds. Everything about the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Grumpybluebell
TomAmber, Guest Relations Manager at Chef Peking, responded to this reviewResponded 26 December 2018

It was a delight to welcome you to Chef Peking and a very Happy Birthday to you Nan.! Your comments on our delicious flavours and the attention from our staff are very complimentary, we try hard to exceed the expectations of all of our guests....More

Reviewed 15 December 2018

We have dined there on a busy Friday and Saturday night and even without booking a table has always been found for us. We have really enjoyed our food there and the staff have always been incredibly efficient. Whilst it would be very appropriate to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Paul B
TomAmber, Public Relations Manager at Chef Peking, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2018

Many thanks for your very kind response Paul, it is very much appreciated by all of the staff. We try to accommodate all of our guests even at late notice and most times can achieve that. I am pleased that you enjoyed our food and...More

Reviewed 15 December 2018

Excellent food & service, Rachel and her team made us feel really welcome. We ordered lots of different dishes as there were 8 of us and all of the food was fantastic. We will definitely go again in the near future!More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lisa C
TomAmber, Public Relations Manager at Chef Peking, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2018

Thank you for visiting us with your friends Lisa, we appreciate your comments on our food being 'fantastic' it is always a pleasure. I am delighted that you will be coming back to dine with us again and look forward to welcoming you soon. Rachel...More

Reviewed 15 December 2018

Had a fantastic meal at Chef Peking last night with family & friends. Rachel & her team were so friendly & the service was great. Had amazing food & we can't wait to go back. Recommended.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jeffcoote
TomAmber, Public Relations Manager at Chef Peking, responded to this reviewResponded 15 December 2018

Wow... what a great review Jeff - thank you so much.! It was a delight to serve your family and friends and that you all found our food and service so good. I look forward to seeing you again Chef Peking. Rachel & Team

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