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Eastern Bamboo

194 Northgate | Teesside, Darlington DL1 1QU, England
+44 1325 461607
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good14%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
194 Northgate | Teesside, Darlington DL1 1QU, England
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Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

I'll start by saying if you're looking for boring English style Chinese Takeaway food this is not the place you'll find it. What you will find is fragrant fresh and truly delicious Cantonese and Sichuanese cuisine. We ordered the six course banquet for two people....More

Thank Lovesgoodeat
Reviewed 28 March 2017

as always good food great service, We had a set meal for two all served well asked if wwe wanted a gap between courses. Beautifully cooked and plenty of it Even took a 'doggy bag' home. Once again agreat night--thanks

Thank Gordon A
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I have been going to this restaurant for over 20 years and it is always fabulous the standard never drops. Raymond and Sally are the owners. Raymond is the chef and Sally is front of house. Sally and her staff always greet you personally and...More

Thank Vanessa M
Reviewed 11 March 2017

This little jewel will not let you down, although the portions could be bigger, the meals were super hot and delicious all made from scratch and full of flavor, we had the dessert Sticky toffee bananas and apples, super sticky and really good. We had...More

Thank bev t
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Went early friday evening, not too busy but plenty of atmosphere, had mixed starters very good mains were delicious, all very fresh and tasty! Service was excellent, very efficient and always smiling, all together a very enjoyable evening and will be back!

Thank curly2105
Reviewed 5 February 2017

It was a long time since I had visited this eatery but I took my son & wife for lunch one Friday. The main business here is done in the evening but we were very surprised how quiet it was at lunchtime. That did not...More

Thank Tommo48
Reviewed 7 January 2017

It was New Years Eve and my wife was looking for a Chinese takeaway to celebrate the New Year, our usual Chinese was closed over the New Year so my wife had a look on Trip Advisor to try and find a nice take away,...More

7  Thank 789NeilM789
Reviewed 7 January 2017

We have been visiting this restaurant for over 28 years and as ever our experience was lovely. Gorgeous food - we had a set banquet - and fabulous attentive service. Restaurant was surprisingly quiet for a Friday night but we had a lovely evening.

Thank Sharon0601
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We visit a couple of times a year as a family to celebrate birthdays. We always order duck and pancakes to share for starter and a few different soups. For mains we always try different things on the menu. The food is absolutely outstanding, and...More

Thank kaede17
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Don't live locally and needed somewhere to eat, found this place on trip advisor. Turned up wondering what we had booked when we saw the store front but don't let it fool you, the food was delicious and the staff were incredibly friendly and attentive....More

Thank Natalie H
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Do you have a menu online that I could look at? How much do the set menus cost?
25 April 2017|
Response from Travellers2608 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry unable to respond to your request.
Do they do takeaways?
31 December 2016|
Response from Travellers2608 | Reviewed this property |
Is this a buffet restaurant?
30 January 2016|
Response from Andrew B |
Nope - there is (at least) one in Darlington (China Red). This is all cooked to order - great food.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$39
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 13:30
12:00 - 13:30
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 13:30
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 194 Northgate | Teesside, Darlington DL1 1QU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Durham  >  Darlington
  • Phone Number: +44 1325 461607
  • E-mail
Long established small family run restaurant, attentive friendly service, dishes are prepare and cook from fresh ingredients. Selected regional Chinese dishes with lightly to hot spicy in taste.