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Charlie Chan

14 Regent Street, Cambridge CB2 1DB, England
+44 1223 359336
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good28%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible10%
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“dim sum” (73 reviews)
“noodles” (13 reviews)
“lemon chicken” (3 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
14 Regent Street, Cambridge CB2 1DB, England
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

We attempted an early dinner at Charlie Chan's and were met with rude and unpleasant staff. I returned the following day for an arranged lunch and the food was outstanding. The service was not exceptional and sometimes quite matter of fact. In my opinion quality...More

Thank Kim516
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

An amazing lunch. Nothing that we ordered was not delicious. Great service and a real treat. Being brought up in Hong Kong my standards are high. Very good experience

Thank William P
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Can never have enough of the duck with pancakes, plum sauce and shredded onions and carrots! But the vegetable dishes are wonderful too - tried aubergine with ginger and garlic - superb. Love the crispy seaweed as a starter - portions are generous so one...More

Thank brookybrown76
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Still the best fresh Chinese food in Cambridge! Suggest the sizzling dishes are v good! As is the aromatic duck

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Reviewed 20 August 2017

A nice setting, fairly central and close to the hotel, we checked the recommendations on Trip Advisor and decided to give it a try. The waitress/manager was superbly helpful, we asked her advice rather than just ordering like idiots, and she was brilliant. Suggested great...More

Thank magoadrianino
Reviewed 15 August 2017

This is one of the oldest restaurants in Cambridge. We had a booked dinner, and were not impressed by the standard of service. The food however was very fresh and well cooked. Price for two was £60.00.

Thank Laurence L
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

This is not a bad place to go to for asian food in Cambridge. Menu selection and prices are okay. Service was good.

Thank mdfer3
Reviewed 26 July 2017

The place was busy on Saturday evening, even at 6pm. We were off to an event but had nearly 2 hours to eat. However, after an hour we were still waiting for our starters. An apology came from the only female waiter but I think...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

This place is the most delicious dim sum in cambridge that my tongue ever exp ,however just try to go early otherwise dim sum is limited some menu is limited . Never order other dishes to avoid disappointment I used to order crab curry it...More

Thank Benny B
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

I have always wanted to go to Charlie Chan's but have not until yesterday. It has a good reputation as a high end Chinese restaurant. We went as a party of four friends arrived around 6pm as we had to leave for a visit to...More

Thank Chris W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 Regent Street, Cambridge CB2 1DB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 359336
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Cambridge's oldest Chinese restaurant, family run since 1982. Classic home made Cantonese food, cooked by traditional methods. The restaurant of choice among the long established Chinese community in and around Cambridge.
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