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Dragon's Nest

41 Market Place, Ashbourne DE6 1EU, England
+44 1335 300546
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good27%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“fried rice” (4 reviews)
“prawns” (4 reviews)
“soups” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
41 Market Place, Ashbourne DE6 1EU, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A little pricey but the food is lovely, we really enjoyed our evening meal here, would recommend to friends

Thank ajcambridge134
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

After a recent meal here I decided to return for takeaway tonight. The staff were rude and discourteous to myself and another customer. My order sat on the side for 10 mins before they called my name. The Char Sui Rice was dry and bland....More

1  Thank Kagsb70
Reviewed 21 September 2017

I've never had chow mein burnt before! Must be quite difficult to do if you're a half decent chef. And lemon chicken with no obvious evidence of any chicken. To be avoided.

Thank SimonThePhotographer
Reviewed 4 September 2017

On a trip back to Leicester we had an unfortunate incident where we had to make an emergency stop due to our car breaking down. It ended up taking 6 hours to be picked up and taken home. If you know Ashbourne you'll agree its...More

Thank Gary D
Reviewed 29 August 2017

I visited the restaurant as my family and I were completing a 'two-dayer' at Alton Towers; staying at a B&B nearby. My wife prebooked a couple of days before which was a good move as it was packed with diners and a queue for takeaway....More

Thank kkhan2017
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

We both had satay chicken and specifically asked if the sauce is thick and creamy and the bloke said yes. What came out was this clear see through gunk with no flavour of satay what so ever. Its was all just MSG and half a...More

1  Thank Brooke C
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We visited the Dragons Nest for lunch with family on a bright Sunday in Ashbourne. Although the town was busy, the restaurant was very quiet and so lacked a bit of atmosphere. That said, the staff were very welcoming and the service was attentive throughout...More

Thank AlanandSally
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Though we chose the location based on the inexpensive parking in front, we were pleasantly surprised by the interior and the warm welcome. Both soups, wonton and sweet corn were excellent, and the mains were very good as well, though my wife admits to being...More

Thank Kamouraskan
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We ate here two nights in a row, we'd enjoyed it so much the first time. My wife loved the prawn with beef and broccoli and I (vegetarian) was very impressed by the mixed vegetable Szechuan style. We'll be back next time we're in the...More

Thank chrishicks
Reviewed 23 April 2017 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.

Thank Torben52
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
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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