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Young Cheng Chinese

22 Lisle Street, London WC2H 7BA, England
+44 20 7287 3045
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good42%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“dim sum” (100 reviews)
“noodles” (34 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
22 Lisle Street, London WC2H 7BA, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well, let's start with the welcoming, none. Staff was rude and not professional. I understand the 10% tips added on the bill otherwise they would be none with this attitude. Plates were without seasoning very blend and not too hot for hot dishes. Dumplings: prawns...More

Thank Helene D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I always come to this restaurant for a quick meal and it offers good authentic food at a very reasonable price. It was still good and OK but standard slightly declined. My favourite is lobster but the lobster becomes smaller and price higher slightly, but...More

Thank awhw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Some of the food was okay, but most of it wasn't prepared very well at all and the sauces tastes very similar. We should have read the reviews about the 10% service charge, because being poilte, we tipped the bill that already was too high...More

Thank TheDailyCrumpet
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Luckily we booked for a table of 7 and I think we got preferential service seeing our main guest was a friend of the owner. I was the only caucasian in our group and I found most of the meat dishes had too much bone...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

visited this restaurant after a theatre trip , tried the set menu at £16.50 per head, food was very mediocre which would have been overlooked for the price if it wasn't for the rude and unhelpful staff . bill came with an "Optional" 10 %...More

2  Thank cokey1976
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After countless years spent eating here I tried to venture out and try places elsewhere around the local area. Each time I ate elsewhere I found it a disappointment. Something else that made it worthwhile coming back time after time. Food is always reasonably priced...More

Thank Hashirama36
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Had an awful experience today in this once a usual haunt for good Cantonese food for over 20 years: after waited almost 35 minutes only to get my orders completely wrong. When the correct food eventually arrived, it was tasteless with the sauce blander than...More

2  Thank a1wyy
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Young Cheng is the type of restaurant that Chinese people go for quick lunches or familt dinners. Nothing fancy but what you would expect for a Chinese family dinner, etc. Their roasted meats are good, and offers complimentary soup at lunch times. When I used...More

Thank Gseric
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Food was nice, not exceptional but certainly not bad. Service was below par though, our tea was just slammed down with it spilling all over the table but no apology. Everything seemed to be a chore for the waiters/waitresses and everyone seemed very miserable. We...More

1  Thank Abi1000
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We chose 2 dishes that we always eat crispy pork and rice and noodles with beef and veg and the more pricey sweet and sour pork. All very tasty. Promptly served

Thank Ulrike C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, 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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