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Dragon's Nest

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41 Market Place, Ashbourne DE6 1EU, England
+44 1335 300546
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We were hungry and just went for a meal that was not a pub meal. This place was perfect! Good food, very kind staff - smiling, polite, gave us advice about things to see. We felt at home.

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Thank Torben52
Buxton, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just had the most lovely meal from here. My goodness, absolutely delicious! When you treat the family to a take away it's so expensive and when it's not a great one it's very dissapointing. This one is the bees knees! Very happy family. Staying at Carsington Water Caravan Club site and fancied a lazy dinner. Found this place on trip... More 

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Thank Daynemn
Midlands
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230 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not a lot to say really - food was pretty average, we've certainly had better Chinese food. Service with a smile. Takeaway area was very busy - would be better if screened off from restaurant. Unlikely to revisit in the near future.

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Thank Shanman55
Chorley, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are staying about 8 miles away from Ashbourne and nipped in for a takeaway. I'm always a little bit nervous when trying a new takeaway whilst on holiday, as they are an unknown quantity. There was no need to worry with the Dragon's Nest as it was delicious, I played safe with Chicken Fried Rice with curry sauce whilst... More 

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Thank 78KingPrawn
Warrington, United Kingdom
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217 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Warm welcome. Friendly, attentive staff. Tasty, well presented food. Everything we ordered was great. Duck & pancakes, prawn crackers, chilli / salt squid, Szechwan chicken, sizzling steak Cantonese style & egg fried rice. 1 G&T & 2 cokes. The bill came to around £43. We would eat here again.

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Thank Curlypops1980
Filey, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to the restaurant on our wedding anniversary & I have to say it is well worth a visit. The food & service were first class the staff were very friendly. One of the best we have been to.

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Thank MartynNmaggie
Derby, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely meal here last weekend. The place was extremely busy with Saturday night takeaway meals. We had three courses and really enjoyed the food. It is on the safe side more than very good standard. The staff are extremely attentive and want to ensure you have a good experience. Worth a visit.

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Thank Dnamo1
Ashbourne, United Kingdom
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77 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Had a takeaway recently when family were visiting; as always the service was swift and the food excellent. Visitors generally remark that this is a far better Chinese meal than anything they get at home.

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Thank Jsharpe208
Ashbourne, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

My husband and I called in for an evening meal having been in town for the afternoon, it was a week night and as we were early we were the only diners, with just one other group arriving before we left. However, they did have a couple of customers come in to collect take-aways. The décor is fairly basic but... More 

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Thank curlysueanne
Sheffield
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36 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2017

We didn't eat inside but ordered a takeaway which arrived in about 10 minutes. Lovely food and very quick service, and friendly staff and nice to see that it was open for the time of year.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Market Place, Ashbourne DE6 1EU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Ashbourne
  • Phone Number: +44 1335 300546

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