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Laurel Inn

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3 The Smithfield Centre, Leek ST13 5JW, England
+44 1538 388185
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Been having takeaway for the last 5 years approx. many Saturdays and food was always waiting for you with a smile from the staff. Since the new owner has taken over, the food is cooked when you arrive to collect so you are waiting another 20 mins and elderly member of staff who takes the orders is ignorant and miserable... More 

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Thank Joanne B
Staffordshire, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

31st birthday party booked , 14 of us we had the buffet at £10 per head 5 quid under 12, we ordered our food waited a long time for it then they tried getting us order mains without some of us not having a starter . The soup was very salty had to be left, the BBQ chicken wings had... More 

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Thank Marie C B
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we have been here a few times - but not sure if new owners/managers - as we hadnt seen the buffet here before - however - Excellent value buffet (all cooked freshly and served to your table) here - lovely Chinese food - all cooked to order - with very good service.

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Thank mah18632016
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I visited the restaurant and the food was okay, however to say I have been poorly since would be an understatement. Which is a shame as I enjoyed our meal at the time but I haven't been right since. We had to ask for bowls to eat from and the set menu means we were limited with... More 

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Thank Kayleigh H
Leek, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited here with friends one Saturday evening to try the new all-you-can-eat menu that seemed to be raved about. The waiting on staff were superb, very friendly and quick to take orders. You order any items off the menu and it's brought to you. You can order anything as many times as you want! Food was hot and delicious... More 

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Thank Leigh789
cheshire
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52 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with a group of 12 & a baby Given choices of the buffet or usual menu, however everyone had to have one or the other, we couldnt choose Picked the buffet as we thought it would be easier for staff Advised we couldnt order more than 9 dishes at a time, even tho there were 13 of us Picked... More 

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Thank mrsfleming
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went last night for a family birthday, the young girl who served us was lovely and helpul but the older man who I assume was in charge was totally vile, he was unpleasant and actually rude. The service was slow, the food was OK Will not be going again !!

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Thank claireherriman
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with my partner for an evening meal. Food was excellent, loved to buffet menu. Staff very friendly. Don't let bad reviews put you off!

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Thank sammyroberte
Leek, United Kingdom
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112 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017

Visited on 16th Feb to find there was only a limited set menu available. No veggie or fish options. However on request they did do us a selection of veggie plates which were all tasty enough. Plenty of food, all very tasty and hot. Service was quick, friendly. We were the only ones in the restaurant which made it a... More 

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Thank TR1807
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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209 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

I attended this restaurant on a works do in January On the plus side, you can take your own drink so if you want to make the night a bit cheaper you can, think there's a corkage charge but if you are big drinkers this will easily pay for itself. The starters came pretty quickly after ordering which was great... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 The Smithfield Centre, Leek ST13 5JW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Staffordshire  >  Leek
  • Phone Number: +44 1538 388185

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