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Summary

“If you love Hong Kong, you’ll feel right at home” at these “wonderfully garish” Cantonese stalwarts, which attract “overwhelming queues” to enjoy what many fans consider “the best dim sum in London”; service, though, is of the “couldn’t-give-a-fig” variety.

£48
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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

“Fantastic, Hong Kong-quality dim sum” – many reporters would say “the best in town” – makes this “unwelcoming” Cantonese chain a London benchmark; the “garish” decor “may not be what you’d have at home, but fits the occasion brilliantly”.

£47
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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

“Some of the best dim sum in the capital” – these “ever-reliable” Chinese benchmarks remain a “rushed” and “very crowded” weekend staple for legions of reporters; “service with a smile is an alien concept”, though, and the “darkly shiny” decor is not to all tastes.

£46
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* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

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Restaurant details

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Highchair,
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11 pm, Fri & Sat 11.30 pm, Sun 10 pm
Opening hours

Last orders: 11 pm, Fri & Sat 11.30 pm, Sun 10 pm

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