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Golden Dragon

London Road, Shardlow DE72 2HN, England
+44 1332 799158
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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“rice” (7 reviews)
“ribs” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
London Road, Shardlow DE72 2HN, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

we arrived at the green dragon about 6.30 on a Saturday evening and were surprised by the amount of vehicles in the car park. it was no different in the restaurant. we had prawn crackers, what a plate full amazing, 2 starters and 2 mains...More

Thank brian b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a first time visit and it was a pleasing experience. Although initially the service was in question (a little slow) we’ll put it down to us being there at the start of service, but once some additional staff arrived things improved. The staff...More

Thank Liam L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First visit to the Golden Dragon. We went as a party of six for the Sunday Buffet. Lovely traditional restaurant and a good selection of hot food to tempt us. I was surprised how reasonably priced the buffet was. Fresh food was constantly being bought...More

Thank Mandy B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have used the Dragon many times and have meant to do a review before now! Staff are always courteous and quick at getting you seated and taking drinks orders, menu is extensive and varied and all cooked to a high standard! We have never...More

Thank Blastapest
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Want out for a Chinese last night. Not high expectations but was amazed with the quality, freshness, and flavours. Crispy duck starter was good but most Chinese can do that. Mains were crispy chilli chicken birds nest, sizzling king prawn with ginger and spring onion,...More

Thank Robert M
Reviewed 30 June 2018

we arrived and were seated straight away. Our friends had never been to this place before and the excitement of something new to them was mesmerising especially when the chop sticks arrived which they duly gave up on !! They were guided by our choices...More

Thank _ladyange777
Reviewed 14 May 2018

What a shame these people let you down on bookings especially when booked weeks in advance ! We gave this place another chance after our last visit resulted in again table not available & also over charged on the bill despite me giving them a...More

Thank CORTINA1600E
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Me and my wife been coming here since our first dates. Over ten years Great food and drinks Friendly staff Best Chinese food I've had in derby.

Thank Grant Y
Reviewed 6 May 2018

We turned up tonight without pre booking and despite being incredibly busy Alan managed to find us a table. The food was excellent and the experience was great as always. Highly recommended

Thank Cooksteruk
Reviewed 30 April 2018

We had a great meal here with family. Food was fabulous and the Staff were very friendly. Look forward to our next visit.

Thank Sharon M
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14 April 2017|
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Response from kim w | Reviewed this property |
I have lived in the area for many years, a long time ago it was a transport café and then converted into a Chinese restaurant, I don't remember it being called anything other then The Golden Dragon. I would recommend giving... More
12 March 2017|
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Response from Rushwell | Reviewed this property |
Yes a fantastic buffet. Would recommend you book as they get very busy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: London Road, Shardlow DE72 2HN, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Shardlow
  • Phone Number: +44 1332 799158
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