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The Real China

Leviathan Way | Unit 3 Dickens World, Chatham ME4 4LL, England
+44 1634 893888
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good17%
  • Average15%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible38%
6 days ago
“Bland Poor Quality Food”
1 week ago
“Reasonable Food and Attentive Service”
Closed Now
18:00 - 23:30All hours
Chinese, Asian
Leviathan Way | Unit 3 Dickens World, Chatham ME4 4LL, England
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Have been before for lunch but left it a bit late, so thought we'd go at around 1pm so that the food would be hot and plentiful. The quality of the buffet is really poor, they obviously buy in the cheapest spring rolls, nuggets,etc, the...More

Thank L M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great selection of starters, main course and deserts. All very tasty, no restriction on how much you eat so for £11-95 each great value. Deserts included fruit, ice cream, jelly, Eton mess, cake and gateaux.

Thank BigJohn20
Reviewed 1 week ago

First time visit, it wasn't busy and was a bit dubious. Service was great - greeted with a smile and the chap was very attentive and explained how it all worked. Cheap Price, Food was more than reasonable, couple of standard dishes you'd expect to...More

Thank lw1ebay
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place has gone down quicker than a beach ball rolling down a hill! Flies are rife,dirty tables Sticky floors food is very minimal dry and cold place is empty and I'm not surprised!

Thank Michaela F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very disappointing. Used to be very good with a reasonable choice of food. Ribs awful. The staff are quite friendly but overall the place need better management. Food really needs to improve.

Thank stulovell
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What can I say a brilliant buffet 6 months ago that has gone so far downhill? Meat is of extremely poor quality especially the ribs which were close to inedible. The drink machine was poorly mixing. The waitress seemed more interested in flirting with three...More

Thank PHE22
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was atrocious - the chicken was raw. When I told the server, she said a manager would come talk to me, but nobody approached us with apologies. The server returned to the table and said the chicken would be re-cooked... An absolute disaster....More

Thank emythefox
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not really my thing so a bit silly going in & I realised why I don't bother with these places. Not being a snob & I know these places are popular but if I'm out I like to be waited on & not have to...More

Thank monty o
Reviewed 2 June 2017

This was once at the forefront of buffet style restaurants...now it has descended to a dirty, depressing place where food is seldom fresh or appetising. Staff are visibly unhappy and service is lacking.

Thank N9063GRrobins
Reviewed 31 May 2017

7.30pm more staff than customers. Poor welcome. Had been before so it was a good job we knew what to do. Lots have changed since last year's visit. Buffet was sparse with some dishes empty but for a few scrapings. Two or three staff walked...More

Thank Rita A
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30 April 2015|
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Response from uk-connect | Reviewed this property |
Who knows....I wish the team at Medway council actually read the reviews on here and acted on them. This really is a dirty filthy place.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 16 - USD 31
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 15:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 15:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 15:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 15:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 15:30
18:00 - 23:30
18:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Leviathan Way | Unit 3 Dickens World, Chatham ME4 4LL, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Kent  >  Chatham
  • Phone Number: +44 1634 893888
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