RestaurantsLondonKing's CrossWC1

survey result

Summary

£38
    £
4
Very Good
2
Average
1
Poor
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“A basic restaurant with many fiery dishes” – this student-friendly canteen in Bloomsbury is known for its good prices and lip-tingling Sichuan noodle dishes.

Summary

£35
    £
4
Very Good
2
Average
1
Poor
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“A favourite for authentic spicy Chinese food”, this “grungy and basic” student-friendly canteen in Bloomsbury does a wonderful line in lip-tingling Sichuan noodle dishes. The “largely Asian clientele is an effective endorsement of its quality”.

Summary

£35
    £
4
Very Good
2
Average
1
Poor
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“A favourite for authentic spicy Chinese food”, this “grungy and basic” student-friendly canteen in Bloomsbury does a wonderful line in lip-tingling Sichuan noodle dishes. The “largely Asian clientele is an effective endorsement of its quality”.

Summary

£34
    £
4
Very Good
2
Average
1
Poor
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

“Wonderful, spicy” Sichuan cooking, “shabby” surroundings and “authentic service-without-a-smile” – make an outing to this “very low dive” in Bloomsbury a “fun” culinary treat. “The unremarkable exterior does not prepare you for some of the most genuine food ever” and “you’ll leave with perfectly tingling pepper-and-chilli lips”.

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Restaurant details

No dress code
40

Prices

Starter Main Pudding
£8.80 £9.80 £0.00
Drinks  
Wine per bottle £25.00
Filter Coffee £4.00
Extras  
Service 12.50%
15 Leigh St, London, WC1H 9EW
Opening hours
Monday12 pm‑10 pm
Tuesday12 pm‑10 pm
Wednesday12 pm‑10 pm
Thursday12 pm‑10 pm
Friday12 pm‑10 pm
Saturday12 pm‑10 pm
Sunday12 pm‑10 pm

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