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Summary

“The menu might put you off by covering three different Chinese cuisines (Sichuan, Shanghai, Canton) along with Malaysia and Singapore” – but stick with it: the food is “classy”, “portions are generous and the prices reasonable” at this “somewhat crowded but reliable” Pan-Asian in Jericho. It now also has a smart sibling in Chelsea.

£38
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3
Good
3
Good
2
Average
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

“Giles Coren is a fan”, and so are all who comment on this “very noisy” and “cramped” (yet “efficient”) Pan-Asian “in Jericho, close to the Phoenix cinema”, where the “Malaysian and Singaporean dishes are especially good”, and the fare generally is “very reasonably priced”. (See also its brand new, rather smarter Chelsea sibling).

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

Summary

A “proper-basic”, “cramped” pan-Asian, which “might put you off by covering three different Chinese cuisines, along with Malaysian and Singaporean”, but whose results can be truly “excellent”. That said, more than one reporter thinks that “there may have been a little too much gushing” about it (not least by Giles Coren), and “while good, it’s not grrrrrr-eat”!

£37
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3
Good
3
Good
1
Poor
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

“A pan-Asian menu might send you running for the hills, but here is executed to just-about perfection!” – this “relative newcomer” is “always deservedly packed” thanks to its “extraordinarily good Malaysian, Singaporean, Sichuan and Cantonese dishes”, as well as “conventional” (and less noteworthy) dim sum.

£36
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5
Exceptional
3
Good
1
Poor
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

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Restaurant details

Highchair, Portions
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Zheng Restaurant Diner Reviews

Reviews of Zheng Restaurant in OX2, Oxford by users of Hardens.com. Also see the editors review of Zheng restaurant.
Anne B
Reasonable prices for variety of oriental d...
Reviewed 2 months, 12 days ago

"Reasonable prices for variety of oriental dishes, including Malaysian,and Singaporian. Large portions. Convenient for the Phoenix cinema."

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E E
Very pleasant meal, with efficient friendly...
Reviewed 10 months, 11 days ago

"Very pleasant meal, with efficient friendly service. Zheng starter platter for 2 was a nice mix; we especially liked the salt and chilli squid, satay and seaweed salad. Nasi Lemak was a big portion and ok, though perhaps better served with plates to eat on rather than a small bowl to allow the separate ingredients to be mixed more easily. Kung Bao prawns were excellent. (Note that food here, even with chillies, is not super-hot like at My Sichuan.) Accompanied by a pleasant Vinho Verde (£21.95). Ambience slightly marred at first by draft from open front door, but they closed it when we asked."

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Prices

Availability 2 courses 3 courses coffee included service included
Dinner £22.90 £39.90

Traditional European menu

Starter Main Veggies
£6.90 £15.90 £3.70
Drinks  
Filter Coffee £2.25
Extras  
Service 10.00%
82 Walton St, Oxford, OX2 6EA
Opening hours
Monday12 pm-11 pm
Tuesday5:30 pm-11 pm
Wednesday12 pm-11 pm
Thursday12 pm-11 pm
Friday12 pm-11 pm
Saturday12 pm-11 pm
Sunday12 pm-11 pm

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