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The Golden House

1 Lyme Street, Axminster EX13 5AU, England
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good20%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible19%
Travellers talk about
“garlic prawns” (2 reviews)
“beef” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
1 Lyme Street, Axminster EX13 5AU, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well despite some bad reviews I found this to be a lovely resteraunt, staff very friendly and helpful , service very fast and always checking everything was OK . Prawn crackers were really nice and fresh to . We were a table of 15 and...More

Thank Mrs M B
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Bit tricky to find lots of choices to eat in Axminster on a Sunday evening. But the Golden Rose turned out to be a good choice. Not too busy when we arrived but it picked up as the evening progressed. We had one of the...More

Thank Fuzzbox100
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Great Chinese thoroughly recommended for both dine in and take out! Crispy chicken with pork fried rice the best by far!

Thank Jezdog
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Had a takeaway last night from here to take back to the cottage we were staying in. The food was prepared promptly after telephoning in advance and was ready at the time they originally stated. Food was still piping hot after the 15 minute drive...More

Thank WestM4897987
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Been coming here for years and will keep going for years to come! Food is really tasty and staff are lovely . Can get quite hectic on weekends at peak times but food is still great and worth the wait

Thank mikedrop1986
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Our takeaway was ready in less than 10 minutes, at first we where impressed on getting it home we realised that it had been clearly microwaved, the pork balls batter was not crispy and the veg was soggy, also no health hygiene rating displayed on...More

1  Thank Jordan S
Reviewed 26 July 2017

The whole experience was terrible. The staff sounded very false, the food presentation was poor - one of the carrot flowers looked like had been recycled a few times, had gone black. Feel extremely ripped off. Quarter duck for £15.50, small portions and very expensive...More

1  Thank carlos2463
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Had a pleasant meal here but nothing special. Very westernised food. Also noise from serving staff on phone and in takeaway section very loud when seated in restaurant.

Thank dcjsimons
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

Haven't been in a long time because not enjoyable. Was hot and tasty this time. Ready in 5 minutes 🤔 hope not on the toilet all night this time. still a frosty welcome.

Thank 81nicky
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Had two chicken dishes, rice and a curry. Curry delicious! As for kung po chicken I could have honestly chewed it for hours. Unfortunately binned half as so chewy and old tasting. And when did they put their prices up and portions down!? That will...More

Thank MrsTboy
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21 December 2016|
Response from spot24 | Reviewed this property |
Just be at least 25 years ago
7 August 2016|
Response from Peter A | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I do not know, but judging by the consistency of the sauces I would say little or none, but asking them direct would be best
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Lyme Street, Axminster EX13 5AU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Axminster
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