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The Fountain

182 High Street, Newmarket CB8 9AP, England
+44 1638 666255
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible12%
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
182 High Street, Newmarket CB8 9AP, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just had a takeaway from fountain and unfortunately i must say normally when paying 30£ i would expect to at least feel full after i had my meal ( and I'm not a big eater ! ) portion of noodles with 'chicken' ( literally 50...More

Thank Tip T
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Food was very good large menu to choose from, not huge portions so don't under order. We had a group of 8, should have been 12! But we had plenty of room and although we were quite noisy there was enough space we didn't affect...More

Thank Justina B
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Went for my birthday. Staff very professional, food excellent. I had mixed seafood and rice, scallops and pork bites. Subtle flavours, well cooked and tasted like food I had in the Far East. Will definitely go back again and use the take away facility too.

Thank Sandra H
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

We have just been in to this restaurant and we're severely disappointed. The food was dry and not very good. The service was appalling, it took ages to get our wine and the tables weren't cleared for a long time. To add insult to injury...More

Thank suzanne k
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

Had heard a lot of good mentions for the restaurant but could not get a table in previous visits. So we were very keen to try. I have to firstly say, It's not the most welcoming of venues visually and the staff definitely didn't go...More

Thank dwmarr
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

We had considered a sit in meal for the family but chose a take-away option instead. The food was prompt but hugely disappointing. Half filled containers meant we were short on enough for everyone. The quality of the dishes were lack lustre. The beef in...More

Thank Stardawntravel
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We were well looked after again by the staff of The Fountain. Food was great. They never disappoint.

Thank ALIE T
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Overall not impressed. As people have said in review's the staff are un-welcoming and I found them short and sharp and this came across as rude. The food portions were small although tasty enough and the prices were above average. I personally would not return.

Thank Duncan F
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Have been here a few times now and find a great and varied menu along with speedy polite service has kept us coming back.Love the Peking Ribs!.Always eat in rather than take away as its a nice venue.

Thank april268
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Visited here numerous times and always had a superb evening. Staff are all friendly and helpful, excellent menu choices to suit all tastes. Can't recommend enough, look forward to our next visit!!

Thank Chris M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
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Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 182 High Street, Newmarket CB8 9AP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  East Anglia  >  Suffolk  >  Newmarket
  • Phone Number: +44 1638 666255
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