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Banana Leaf

Marlowes, Hemel Hempstead HP1 1BB, England
+44 1442 245888
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“soup” (18 reviews)
“duck” (17 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Thai
$$ - $$$
Marlowes, Hemel Hempstead HP1 1BB, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really good Thai restaurant that has the benefit of being all you can eat as well, making it excellent value for money. Their secret is everything is freshly cooked as you order it and is not a buffet type restaurant with all the quality issues...More

Thank Jon M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have been here twice reception of staff excellent polite happy wide choice of food to choose and excellent value hot plates and food hot great for couples familys friends and buissness would recommend booking

Thank Dave J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed in Hemel the night before our trip to the Harry Potter studios: there was my 7 year old son, my husband and me. We'd seen the reviews online for here so thought we'd give it a go. The staff were really friendly, helpful and...More

1  Thank U571HXrachela
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner today and within two minutes of sitting down we was asked 3 times what we wanted to drink. Instead of leaving us to decide she just stood there. We ordered our drinks and choose the express menu. Starter was okay 3 soups...More

Thank Joannides71
Reviewed 4 May 2017

i went with a group of friends to a buffet evening they had a brilliant two man group playing after a very nice meal we had 7 choice starer which was very tasty we then asked if we would like more (yes) then the main...More

1  Thank janbrown52
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We had a lovely meal here on Fri 28 th . There were 11 No of us and the food and drink flowed all evening ,good service and good food. The total cost was very reasonable .

Thank Bill R
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

This place is fantastic! This is slightly different from a normal Chinese buffet, the food isn't out on a hot plates for a help yourself service, you order 7 starter items from a menu and the soup, duck pancakes and three dishes from the main...More

Thank J4D1
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We have eaten here many times in the past, food was as usual and a very acceptable standard, it seemed like the management had changed thou? In the past at the end of the meal as you pay we had always been offered a drink...More

1  Thank WatfordKWH
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Have just moved into the area and ordered a takeaway from here last night. Prompt delivery and the food was lovely, tasty and flavoursome. Had mixed platter which was excellent. Main was set meal for one which consisted of pancake roll.sweet and sour chicken Hong...More

Thank mark67710
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Great food and staff. Would love to visit more but it's hard to do so as a family as they over price themselves with children......Children over 8 pay full price, this should be changed to 12. They are probably losing a lot of customers with...More

Thank jaime t
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Sandra W
Would like to see a menu.
12 April 2017|
Response from Greenlady 44 C | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sandra W. The lunch time menu for £3.95. is very varied with starters. which is soup in 3 different types the main course also has different flavours from Chinese to Tai dishes , sweet course is a choice of 3... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$21
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Marlowes, Hemel Hempstead HP1 1BB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hertfordshire  >  Hemel Hempstead
  • Phone Number: +44 1442 245888
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