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Charlie Chan

14 Regent Street, Cambridge CB2 1DB, England
+44 1223 359336
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good27%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“dim sum” (71 reviews)
“noodles” (12 reviews)
“crispy duck” (4 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
14 Regent Street, Cambridge CB2 1DB, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Its always a good sign when Chinese folk are eating in the restaurant you chose ! We were not disappointed. A great mixed starter platter, followed by a variety of excellent dishes, all served with efficiency and good humour.

Thank paulstaylor
Reviewed 1 week ago

Does what it says on the tin - we've been going to Charlie Chan for years and whilst not cheap the food is good and service excellent in a slightly '70's (upstairs) setting. Start with the dumplings. Delicious.

Thank mark_spu
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was very good, we had the Dim Sum which we all enjoyed. The service was good too. The atmosphere of the restaurant was great.

Thank Peter J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Use to go to Charlie chans about 20 years ago & remember it as one of the best Chinese restaurants around Went back at the weekend and the decor had not changed it looked old dirty and out of touch The staff were not enthusiastic...More

Thank chipdechat
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A visit into Cambridge with friends on the hottest weekend of the year! We decided for a relaxed and informal light meal of Dim Sum and after a patrol of the web, decided to venture to Charlie Chans. Easy to find, we went in and...More

Thank WilliamAndTheodore
Reviewed 17 May 2017

My wife and I visited Cambridge the first time for 50 years and found Charlie chans Restaurant a bit bland but the food was great will visit again if we go to Cambridge again

Thank Michael E
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Location: close to town center on Regent Street Atmosphere: a bit sterile. Not the most charming place on earth, but clean. Half of the guests were of Chines origin. Service: the waiters are all Asian. Their grasp on English is not always great. Food &...More

Thank jenskoopmann
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Went to this restaurant hoping to have good food and service but unfortunately was a bit disappointed. It appears that the waiters lacked knowledge of English and took wrong order. We showed the waiter what dish we wanted from their website and he said yes...More

Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Love this place and usually come here with my Chinese family! It does great traditional food and am always left satisfied after a great big meal here!🍜🍚

Thank Amelia R
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Was craving for Chinese food at Cambridge, and it turned out to be easy to locate as Charlie Chan was situated within walking distance from our hotel. Had a piping hot bowl of noodle soup and the meat and noodles were very good, though the...More

Thank applemyhday
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Brian D
Hi, is there halal food or is it strictly non-halal?
10 July 2016|
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Response from the_epic_tate | Reviewed this property |
Sorry mate I'm not sure
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Regent Street, Cambridge CB2 1DB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 359336
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