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The Imperial

15 Baddow Road, Chelmsford CM2 0BX, England
+44 1245 250759
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good35%
  • Average23%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible12%
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“duck” (6 reviews)
“soup” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
15 Baddow Road, Chelmsford CM2 0BX, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good choice of food in the buffet, friendly and quick service, all tasted really nice and a really great price.

Thank Terry m
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Go for lunch it's so cheap and great food with a bowl of ice cream for desert included in the price.

Thank Arsenal1992
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

My partner introduced me to Imperial last year, we now always go when we share a day off. Amazing food and very cheaply priced. Very highly recommended

Thank Peter A
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

I have been going to this venue for years, it is good value for money but I have heard people complaining about it. Yes it doesn't have the biggest selection for lunch time menu and yes the food is hit and miss but it costs...More

Thank Ben T
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Lets be honest this is not the best Chinese around. However it offers people on a budget a great affordable buffet at just £5.20 each. Lunch is excellent value and there is plenty of choice. Rice was a little undercooked but overall we left happy....More

Thank LianaB80
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

My partner and I were walking around Chelmsford on a Saturday around lunch time and we decided to go to the imperial for a nice Chinese buffet . This is a great place. You need to go up a flight of stairs and once at...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Brilliant Chinese buffet and always great value for money. I usually go at lunch times, all you can eat for £5 (including free ice cream) is a fantastic deal. The restaurant is nice, if a little cramped during busy time. But this hasn't been that...More

Thank Ben O
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Have now tried both lunch and dinner times here and have been very impressed both times. I love the idea of buffet food and on each visit there was plenty of different dishes to suit everyone. Plenty of meat in the dishes which n the...More

Thank kim h
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Went in here for dinner , staff where friendly and room was clean enough . The food it's self there wasn't a huge selection to choose from but enough to keep you happy. For £9.90 a person it's not bad at all . Only thing...More

Thank Lauren J
Reviewed 24 September 2016

This is a superb buffet for a lunch time buffet or evening meal with duck. The menu rarely changes but for what you pay it is really good value.

Thank Bill-and-Pauline
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
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12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Baddow Road, Chelmsford CM2 0BX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Chelmsford
  • Phone Number: +44 1245 250759
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