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5 High Street, Billericay CM12 9BE, England
+44 1277 652488
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“ribs” (14 reviews)
“crispy duck” (4 reviews)
“prawns” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
5 High Street, Billericay CM12 9BE, England
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1 - 10 of 158 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a delivery First one. Good size portions hot and fresh. Lemon chicken was very disapointing. Batter was old and dry. Noodles were nice but not enough meat and prawns.

Thank Vivienne L
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Not the biggest fan of UK Chinese food but always impressed at Yau's. If getting a take away it was the "Go To" place. Went in tonight after not going for a few months and noticed Tony not there. Thought perhaps he had taken a...More

3  Thank 372ian
Reviewed 11 November 2017

My wife and I popped in to introduce ourselves to the new owners and to also order a takeaway for later that evening. The wife of the owner is Elaine, who continues the tradition of offering customers a complimentary drink! We chose from the menu...More

Thank terryrothery
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Correct me if wrong regarding change of hands Boss Tony has Gone Sold Renting exact details unsure?! Same Name Same Old Place Inside Decor which was in Need of a Makeover I am sure most Visitors would agree, but in respect of this it was...More

Thank Alfie L
Reviewed 30 October 2017

We used to eat at this restaurant about once a week or 7-9 days latest. It was the best Chinese food in the area, was always perfect with freshly cooked food served by friendly faces. Last week was our last visit because we ordered our...More

3  Thank savvytraveller340
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Visited Yaus Chinese restaurant last night. This restaurant is under new management. They have added many new & varied dishes of which we tried a few & were fantastic. The menu still has the 'old favourites' but the new additions are very tasty & incorporate...More

2  Thank SpellerK
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Visited for first time apres Tony. The new people seem to be very nice, the food is to the same excellent standard and the only thing missing is the Legend that is Tony. The atmosphere is subdued but I am sure that will improve as...More

3  Thank ukJimbo
Reviewed 21 July 2017

A lovely early evening meal at this great restaurant. Had a mix platter starter which was delicious, followed by a couple of main courses (shredded beef and chicken and cashew nuts) with special chow mein. Washed down with a bottle of Chinese beer. The atmosphere...More

Thank RussShaw
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Tony the manager is an absolute Star ! He lives to serve and cannot do enough to make sure your experience in his restaurant is just what you want. I love going to this restaurant time and time again. The food , staff and service...More

2  Thank JulesT1973
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Had a meal here Thursday evening. After meal we were entertained by waitress cutting her finger nails behind bar. Right next to cutlery which she had just cleaned. A waiter and the owner just stood there watching her do this.i asked waiter if she was...More

1  Thank adh555
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2 October 2015|
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Response from Paul B | Reviewed this property |
Yes - Sit in restaurant is very good as is takeaway
Danny B
19 September 2015|
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Response from terryrothery | Reviewed this property |
No, Yaus do not have a delivery service!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 High Street, Billericay CM12 9BE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Billericay
  • Phone Number: +44 1277 652488
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