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East Oriental Restaurant

London Rd | Town Bridge, Peterborough PE1 1FP, England
+44 1733 315702
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“duck” (13 reviews)
“thai food” (8 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
London Rd | Town Bridge, Peterborough PE1 1FP, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My friend, Matthew, and I went to this lovely floating restaurant for dinner. Neither of us had dined here before, but I'd booked us a table, mentioning that the dinner was to celebrate Matt's birthday. On arrival, the manger, Dougie, personally greeted us and led...More

Thank Phil C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We go a lot as plenty of options for the family. Service is excellent but can't believe there's no spicy sea bass anymore...bring it back

Thank Yevgeny d
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Went to East on a saturday evening for a catch up meal with friends. Went there as our previous visit was very good. East is a converted Rhine river barge, with the Restaurant on the top deck and the ever popular Charters bar beneath. (excellent...More

Thank matelot49
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

The best Asian meal I have had outside Asia. Exquisite Tempura batter. Recommend the belly pork for main course. Superb surroundings and first class service.

Thank Conqueror17
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

All you can eat Sunday buffet, not a massive selection but for 12.95 can't really complain. For starters they had, tempura vegetables, pork on skewers, vegetable spring rolls, chicken wings, all very nice but did get cold quick if you didn't get them quickly once...More

Thank xoxoxGossipgirl
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere, good service, polite and helpful staff. Delicious and fresh food. Beautiful view on the river. Highly recommend it.

Thank Monika B
Reviewed 13 September 2017

visit Peterborough once a year always look forward to eating at The East, never been disappointed, must try their Red Chilean wine, drinks well. See you next year.

Thank WhiteRock Inn U
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Food excellent, Buffet lunch, so not much in the way of service required but friendly all the same. On the river. Shame the drinks are so expensive and they add service charge on top so its not £12.95 its £15.54 per head.

Thank 100essential
Reviewed 27 August 2017

I'm forever drinking in Charters but I have never visited East. What a treat it was! I had the sweetcorn fritters to start and Tamarind Cashew Chicken for the main. The fritters were delightful, full of flavor and just the right portion size, it was...More

Thank Bird2333
Reviewed 23 August 2017

one of the best thai green curries ive ever had, chicken noodles were lovely too. nice settings on the river

Thank 900gis
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20 November 2016|
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Response from Louise J | Reviewed this property |
Hi, sorry that I didn't see your email until now. They have a Christmas menu which features all their banquets with a Christmas theme. For 2 or 4 or larger parties. Hope this helps. Kind regards, Louise
26 October 2016|
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Response from Ken A | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for such a late reply. There are several car parks close by. The restaurant is a close walk from the town centre and the cathedral.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 24 - USD 40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Romantic, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: London Rd | Town Bridge, Peterborough PE1 1FP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Peterborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1733 315702
  • E-mail
East Restaurant brings a true taste of the Orient to the Upper Deck at Charters, moored at the Town Bridge on the River Nene in Peterborough.Relax with family and friends over dinner and watch the world go by on the River Nene.Take a shopping break, unwind a little and sample our special lunchtime menu.
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