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Young Cheng Chinese

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Soho
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22 Lisle Street, London WC2H 7BA, England
+44 20 7287 3045
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London, United Kingdom
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84 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food in a small place. ... But worth it! The lobster and crab noodles are heavenly ! I just love the food here! Can get very busy ......but no complaints about service. Will come back again!

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Thank wildeastern
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here for Dim Sum. Most portions were priced at £2.90 each which is ridiculously cheap, normally I pay at least a fiver. However, if you are looking for a fancy restaurant with polite servers then this will be the wrong place for you. Service here is very Chinese, they are there to put your food on the table and... More 

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Thank sssswwwww
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dim sum was delicious and value for money. It was one of the cheaper restaurants we found in Chinatown for Dim sum. Service wouldn't be one of their strengths though so don't expect too much.

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Thank Haoren S
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Price is very good. Service was good but waiting at the door and having other groups go before us was balls. Got 2 lobsters for 23£ each they tasted different which was strange but still decent none the less.

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Thank Jonathon A
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Absolutely wonderful food we enjoyed crispy duck with pancakes, beef fried rice and pork chow mein. The food was very tasty and the quality seems better than other restaurants although the one thing that lets them down is the fact that they don't take the time to make you feel welcome.

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Thank Clive P
Boston, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chose Young Cheng Chinese having seen the Tripadvisor sign posted on the door. We were welcomed and seated and then waited and waited. Eventually our order was taken and we waited for our first course. Four young Chinese gents came in and were seated at the table next to us. They were immediately offered different menu, their order was taken... More 

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Thank Roger H
Salt Lake City, Utah
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 207 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not the best in town but definitely a good choice. Salt and pepper squid was amazing. Dim Sum also very good. Chinese veg was a little undercooked. Otherwise a good meal and value.

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Thank James B
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Want there with 2 other friends. We oredered lobster with noodles in special price for £23.50. It has a lot of meats(in shell) and good taste as usual. We also ordered 2 other dim sum. At the end we paid for£39. It was the good price too.

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Thank 124kim2015
Laindon, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Sat upstairs and ordered Jasmine tea, dim sum and waited for our friend to arrive. We weren't rushed which was nice. Had honey lemon chicken, fun malayan flat noodles, pork in a spicy sauce and king prawn sechzuan. All lovely. Had to try morning glory (it was a girls night out after all). Turned out to be a type of... More 

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Thank YvonneandWobert
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

I visit them yesterday, very terrible experience. The staff is rude, claim they are not 5 star restaurant, do not expect service. On the bill, they charge for services. Complain to a manager, got no results. When you get in, you feel you are not welcome immediately. Just want to a quick meal and leave. They asked me to share... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Lisle Street, London WC2H 7BA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
  • Neighbourhood: Soho
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7287 3045

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

Staying in Soho

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Soho
The go-to district for a good time in London, Soho hosts a wealth of world-class theatres and a compelling lineup of cafes, restaurants, pubs, bars, and clubs. At Soho's core is London's original Red Light District and the epicenter of the LGBT scene – and thus the city's hottest nightlife. For shopping enthusiasts, Soho is not only the home of London's greatest concentration of boutique shops, but also the most strategic place to set off on a tour of the world's most celebrated department stores. In the southern part of the neighbourhood lies Chinatown, with its multitude of delicious and affordable restaurants. Closer to the Thames, Chinatown's narrow and teeming lantern-lit lanes spill onto the expansive hub of glitzy Leicester Square.
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