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“Great food”

Ranked #185 of 269 Restaurants in Taunton
Cuisines: Chinese
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Description: fantastic food, great service lovely receptionist...very efficient and the best chinese food in Taunton! Restaurant recently refurbished... really lovely surroundings
Reviewed 4 October 2012 via mobile

Eight work colleagues enjoyed a great selection of food. Nicely cooked fresh ingredients made for some really good food.... Good service .... Just need to get a draught lager as its £3.80 for a bottle of lager.... Good night great food okay value...

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Reviewed 18 August 2012

Not up to Canton's usual standard....our take away wasn't as good as it usually is. There didn't seem to be much meat in the Hong Kong style sweet & sour and the rice was really greasy. The mixed veg contained incipid cabbage and really didn't seem fresh. Really dissappointed compared to previous visits. The barbecue ribs were good however, but will go elsewhere in future.

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Reviewed 15 April 2012

we used to frequent this restaurant quite often before it underwent a complete refurbishment. Since it's been done out (and that took a year! we thought it had gone bust..) we went back for a much looked forward to yummie meal..

The refurb/ decor is 'ok', a bit too contemporary for my liking, uncomfortable chairs and sadly the ambience disappeared with the refurbishment..
The service could have been much better, the owner girl was on her own together with a 'helper/wine waiter' who didn't seem to have much of a clue.. He'd obviously been taught to serve drinks with one arm behind his back as if serving in a 5* hotel (?) Looked the part, but that was about all I regret to say..

We were asked if we wanted some rice crackers, and a huge bowl of them arrived. However, previously they were served as a little 'taster' and not charged for on the bill. Not so this time! A whopping £2.00 was charged

Our cripsy duck tasted lovely, shame that it was cold, as were the pancakes which were stiff whereas they should have been steaming!
Soon afterwards we were given our plates/bowls for the main course,but they were luke warm and by the time the food arrived they were cold. I asked the 'wine waiter' for another, this time preferably a hot plate. This too was luke warm when it arrived.

Previously before the refurbishment, the waitress would put a foodwarmer with tea lights on the table, so that when the main course arrived, the food would stay hot. This is no longer done with obvious effects. The food itself was nice nevertheless - shame that it didn't stay hot for long.

Delectable chinese, but not so delectable prices.
Would we go back? Sorry - but no chance

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Thank Baby-Babble
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Reviewed 14 January 2012

The food at this resturant is always good, good service.

Thank Anthony R
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