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6 Bridge Street, Brigg DN20 8LN, England
+44 1652 650688
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Today
17:30 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:00
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Hours:
Sun 13:00 - 14:00
Sun - Thu 17:30 - 23:30
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 00:00
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England
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Visited last weekend, the Owner began to serve my husband and then abandoned him because someone more important came to the bar. He was extremely rude and dismissive. Food quality has gone down, even the famous spare ribs were dry and chewy. Food was tasteless and not worth the money, drinks were very expensive.

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Thank dovetailer
Kingston upon Hull, England, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have had some fabulous meals from her in the past - both eating in and takeaway. Unfortunately our last two visits have been very disappointing. A couple of months ago, we ordered a takeaway, drove the ten miles to pick it up, got home, went and served it up and the order was wrong. Rather than the sweet and... More 

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London
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50 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Nice cosy little place and reasonably attentive service but unfortunately the food was not good at all. Soggy seaweed, dry salt & pepper prawns, flavourless duck and our sizzling beef fillet tasted like stewing steak, plus it was lacking in fresh peppers just lots of bamboo shoots and water chestnuts. We had to send back our deep fried chicken with... More 

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1 Thank battylala
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We have just visited the China Royal and have to say It was very disappointing. We are on holiday and was recommended this restaurant but from walking in felt un comfortable and not welcome. We had our 2 young children with us which I think was probably the issue. The youngest waiter from behind the bar seemed rude and un... More 

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2 Thank Jennie S
Manchester, United Kingdom
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256 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Having been disappointed with the take away last time, we were pleased the standard of the food had improved considerably.

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Thank Steve W
Grantham
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Five years ago it was difficult to fault the place. it is still excellent but not as good; crispy duck with pancakes used to be served on the bone and shredded at the table: now it comes ready shredded leaving one unsure whether it is has been freshly cooked or out of one of the large containers of pre-cooked meat.... More 

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1 Thank Boltonjohn
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Had a table of 2 - book ahead, very busy. food staff and service excellent. Crispy spare ribs the best in the world. This business has been on the go forty odd years and I can see why. Owner is very lovely and kind.Will definitely be back - thanks Simon.

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Thank Richard S
Bedfordshire
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Omg £26 for one person to have chicken chowmain & sweet & sour balls & 2 little bottles of cider and I had to send sweet and sour chicken balls back think they were from the night before never again

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1 Thank W388Y
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 30 March 2017

I came here for dinner recently and it was just as good as last time I came. The food was faultless and full of flavour. I had the famous spare ribs for a starter followed by satay kings prawns. This place is a must.

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Thank smh28
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42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Visited a couple of times now both the restaurant and takeaway and never been disappointed. Gorgeous sweet and sour chicken, packed full of flavour and meat. Would recommend a visit.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
13:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:30
Monday
17:30 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:00
Thursday
17:30 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
17:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Bridge Street, Brigg DN20 8LN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lincolnshire  >  Brigg
  • Phone Number: +44 1652 650688

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?