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“Value For Money”
4 of 5 bubbles Review of Wong Kei

Wong Kei
Ranked #4,430 of 22,376 Restaurants in London
Cuisines: Chinese, Asian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff
Neighbourhood: Soho
chelmsford
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“Value For Money”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2014

Wong kei;s is a budget restaurant in Soho but its great fun listening to the abruptness of the waiters who are A1 in service,the restaurant décor is abit tired now but the food is great and very reasonabally priced.7 of us £70 with drinks and we was all full!!
Don't let first impressions turn you away defo give it a try ,its well worth it .
This is a cash only restaurant

  • Visited May 2014
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1 Thank mark c
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
“Such a shame!”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2014

I have been going here for about 25 years!
Since the new owners it is terrible. The food has lost its mmmm factor! and makes you so thirsty!
The staff have lost the plot takes ages to get a table when there is lots free, another long time to take order, and then even longer to get your food.

The prices are also slightly increased! - stick to the dishes towards the back of the menu pages!

They have ruined a top institution! bring back the old owners!!!

  • Visited May 2014
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2 Thank Astraay
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London, United Kingdom
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“UP UP ,,,DOWN DOWN , the waiters are great so is the Food”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2014

If you want to eat the fastest , freshest Chinese food in London for a FIVER come here . You know a Restaurant is great when it is frequented by its country's Nationals. This place is old Soho,no airs or graces , shared dirty tables , over four stories , it hasn't been decorated in 30 years , but that's it charm, pure theater....
Raj

  • Visited April 2014
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1 Thank Ra S
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London, United Kingdom
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“Same ol Wong Kei, just a change of management”
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2014

As a Wong Kei fan who is well aware of the bad serves, Must say the level of served recieved the last time I patronised Wong Kei is shmabolic. The new management has failed to understand the customer can, and should be allowed to order whatever they want.

  • Visited May 2014
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2 Thank Dave A
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London, United Kingdom
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“Hilariously Bad”
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2014

Went here with a group of friends. We shared several dishes and it wasn't too expensive. Of course the staff are rude, that's part of the charm of Wong Kei. I would go back, if I didn't have a lot of money, was with friends with low standards, and was in Chinatown. I haven't been since the new owners have been in though. Not really one for the family.

  • Visited June 2013
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3 Thank FrancescaN3
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