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Happy Inn Restaurant - CLOSED

544 Purley Way | Unit 10, Croydon CR0 4RF, England
+44 20 8686 7778
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  • Excellent0%
  • Very good23%
  • Average23%
  • Poor23%
  • Terrible31%
19 Sep 2015
“Will be Happy Inn here!”
30 Apr 2014
“amateur pretend Chinese buffet”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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544 Purley Way | Unit 10, Croydon CR0 4RF, England
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Reviewed 19 September 2015

Improved since the takeover! Choice of options and attentative staff. Great if you want to try everything!

Thank ColumbusLondon
Reviewed 30 April 2014

Goes by the title review. What a disgusting meal and experience. Should come with a government health warning. Do not go to this pretend Chinese buffet, as you'll probably more than get food poisoning. Staff are not very hygienic, as one member of staff was...More

4  Thank Craig D
Reviewed 27 January 2014

We always enjoy going there. Our 5 year always enjoy helping himself to the good selection of food and he loves the special icecreams which come in fun containers. They make fresh food as it runs out. There is something for the whole family. The...More

Thank FamilyV50
Reviewed 24 January 2014

I thought that its position over the Wing Yip supermarket would mean this place served good, fresh Chinese food. In the event it was all greasy, lukewarm and fairly unpleasant. I certainly didn't eat £13.50 worth of food and won't be going back.

Thank JILLOF
Reviewed 17 August 2013

Quite a few dishes to choose from however they all taste much the same, I found the meats to be quite chewy, the prawn toast very oily, and texture of the foods rather stale. The chocolate fudge cake (included in the buffet) doesn't taste of...More

1  Thank gusboy24
Reviewed 30 May 2013

If you are shopping at Wing Yip Croydon, this is one of a choice of places to eat. Tthe Happy Inn is to Chinese food what McDonalds is to European food - fine for refilling but not for dining out. The buffet gives plenty of...More

Thank Driver_in_Europe
Reviewed 19 May 2013

Waiters kept hovering around checking the amount of food people taking, and basically counting how much people were eating. Food was stale and only couple of fried dish was tasty, nothing like restaurant food though!! We had taken our daughters with us and younger one...More

Thank Amumche
Reviewed 21 December 2012 via mobile

Very salty, unimpressive, low-effort Chinese food. Some of it looked good and the grilled dumplings were lovely but that's where the good bit ends. After spending 5 hours on our feet shopping, my girlfriend and I were keen to enjoy a nice Chinese meal, our...More

Thank HonestRB
Reviewed 28 September 2012

I've been to wing yip many times but have never tried the restaurant up stairs, today after shopping i decided to try the buffet in the happy inn restaurant above the supermarket and i must say im quite happy i did, the food is very...More

1  Thank ALCBS
Reviewed 9 August 2012 via mobile

This place is awful, worst food I've had just about anywhere. Not really geared for the western palate as some of the food is very odd. A lot of it tastes strange, looks horrible and I ended up not eating much. Didn't feel so go...More

Thank Craig1976
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  • Address: 544 Purley Way | Unit 10, Croydon CR0 4RF, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Croydon
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8686 7778
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