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Gatwick Oriental Restaurant

Sofitel London Gatwick Hotel | North Terminal, Crawley RH6 0PJ, England
+44 1293 579400
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good31%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Sofitel London Gatwick Hotel | North Terminal, Crawley RH6 0PJ, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Myself and friend wanted a special meal before our Premier Inn stay at Gatwick, North Terminal before a very early flight the following day and chose this restaurant, especially as we love Asian/Oriental type foods. We could not believe our luck to find such a...More

Thank Caroline Bussel... B
Reviewed 1 week ago

The orange chicken and the crispy beef on lettuce were both amazing. The orange sauce was both tangy and sweet...so delicious!

Thank Pollilop
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I can only think that the positive reviews are from people on a high because they are going on a flight the next day . When you stay at this hotel you are trapped, there are 3 places to eat and they are all very...More

Thank phillip g
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the set meal which was all very good-can't fault any of the courses and the service was very attentive. Would definitely recommend if you staying at the Sofitel

Thank cambridge71
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Make sure you book as early as you can, as the restaurant gets full very quickly and it will leave you eating after 9 at the best of times. Great service, polite and quick. The menu is drawn from Thia Chinese and Malay so all...More

Thank Nenners56
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Booked a table weeks before the date but they still could not find our booking. Luckily we went early6.15pm and we were able to get a table ok. The food was lovely and I would definitely recommend it when staying around Gatwick (we stayed next...More

Thank CBear64
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We were stating in the Sofitel Hotel for the Night before early flight to Cancun. The Vanda was chosen for evening meal, and was thoroughly impressed. Being in an Airport Hotel, did not expect too much. However we were really impressed by the Staff &...More

Thank Alanbullafc
Reviewed 12 March 2017

26th January 2017-Dinner. We had to book - it gets busy. Prompt and professional service. Food mainly really good. Starters: crispy squid with chilli and mayo, and butterfly prawns with sweet chilli sauce - both delicious. Mains: Lemon chicken - ok, chicken rather dry; and...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 10 March 2017

This restaurant gets very busy in the early evening so it is worth booking. There is an extensive oriental menu. We had one of the taster menus, very pleasing to the taste buds and enough food without being too much. Worth visiting the airport for...More

Thank Bobbio
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Not just Chinese but also Malaysian, Indonesian etc. Food all cooked to order in a timely manner and served with a smile. Excellent quality.

Thank Ian L
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Do they have gluten free options?
18 May 2017|
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27 April 2017|
Response from David L | Reviewed this property |
Its okay.
Is there easy parking here?
30 January 2016|
Response from PUTNEYBIKER | Reviewed this property |
Yes, hotel has parking and also the regular terminal parking at North Terminal. Also super easy on the train and bang next door to STH/NTH terminal monorail. Follow signage to Sofitel.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$51 - US$51
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Sofitel London Gatwick Hotel | North Terminal, Crawley RH6 0PJ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  West Sussex  >  Crawley
  • Phone Number: +44 1293 579400
  • E-mail
Gatwick Oriental is a stylish, elegant eatery at the foyer level of the Sofitel London Gatwick Hotel offering a smart menu of pan-Asian cooking. Food ranges across Thai, Chinese Malaysian, Japanese, Indonesian, Singaporean and Hong Kong cultures, and is served in a bright dining space filled with potted plants, crisp white tablecloths and wicker and ironwork chairs that exude a contemporary yet colonial feel.