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Ocean Palace

98 Bolton Road | Bull Hill, Darwen, England
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
98 Bolton Road | Bull Hill, Darwen, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really good food - full of flavour - delivered in a relaxed atmosphere with really attentive staff who also managed to give you space - they really did manage to get it all spot on. We will be back!!!!

Thank Ian S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

i have been visiting this restaurant for many years ; both with my families and also with good friends. i have only appropriate description -- absolutely superb !!! over all these years i have never noticed any inadequacy or failings. All staff well trained, well...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Made a last minute booking and was able to book a table for 8 o clock though the restaurant was full we only had a few minutes to wait for a table Great service, meal, and friendly staff and not rushed to vacate table, well...More

Thank john s
Reviewed 5 May 2017

The restaurant is pleasantly situated on the moors above Darwen. Airy dining room with comfortable seating. The menu has a large choice of dishes including vegetarian options. The menu clearly illustrated with safe choices for peanut allergy sufferers and no msg is used. Dishes were...More

Thank Roamers12
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Food is awesome, service excellent. Always superbly tasty., wonderful colours, presentation is lovely 😊

Thank Amanda M
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Went last night a group of 5 friends had a lovely meal when deciding if we were going to have desert was asked to move to the waiting area so the next group could eat at our table! Very unprofessional we did move and thought...More

Thank CLAIRI123
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Fantastic food as usual booked table at the last minute for ten people (5 adults 5 children) Catered for us with 10 minutes notice food is delicious and it's the only Chinese that doesn't use MSG very friendly and welcoming and a great place for...More

Thank Rampage R
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Friendly restaurant and the food tastes great, however the small servings leave one feeling out of pocket and I satisfied.

1  Thank al2466
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Lads night out, service was quality and the food was even better. Salt & pepper mushrooms are outstanding. Will be coming back 100%

Thank Darrener76
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

I've heard and read that this place is best Chinese in Darwen and I totally agree. Spring rolls are amazing and so is the chicken curry thou a little more chicken wouldn't go a miss. The staff and service is fantastic I highly recommend

Thank Zoe B
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
payment is it just cash or can you pay by debt card
7 April 2017|
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Response from Rampage R | Reviewed this property |
Cash or card
Barrie P
How much is the early bird special menu and from what time
3 October 2015|
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Response from recordhater | Reviewed this property |
Hi, The early bird menu is until 7 pm but not the weekend.They are open from 5.30. I think the menu is around £10. They have a web-site which has new opening times.Hope this helps.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 44
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
15:00 - 22:30
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 98 Bolton Road | Bull Hill, Darwen, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Lancashire  >  Darwen
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We have a comfortable 20 table layout, wheelchair friendly and more than welcome children of all ages. A fully licenced bar from Pinot Grigio all the way to the exclusive Dom Perignon Champagne!
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