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Yim Wah Express

2-4 Lensfield Road, Cambridge CB2 1EG, England
+44 1223 309530
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“dim sum” (23 reviews)
“roast duck” (12 reviews)
“rice” (19 reviews)
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2-4 Lensfield Road, Cambridge CB2 1EG, England
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Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

Both my wife and I had been out in town for the afternoon shopping the a few drinks in the evening, we fancied a Chinese and this was recommended to us. Arrived and was treated well from the moment we walked in the door. We...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Rosewood71
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

We were in Cambridge for a day trip and this was near the Queen Anne car park. A lot of ppl were already inside at 6pm on a Sat night. We ordered half a roast duck, fried chicken noodles and ma po tofu with rice...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank pandap00kie
Reviewed 3 November 2018

Our family's main 'takeaway' destination over the last few years. Yim Wah has shown consistency in its food, well cooked, delicious and piping hot. And we are always welcomed with a smile whether dining in or picking up an order. You won't get it wrong...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 64kgb
Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Very impressed. The king prawns were superb. Efficient friendly service. Our new prime Chinese option in Cambridge.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank John R
Reviewed 29 August 2018

A good Chinese restaurant where the emphasis is on the food, mostly authentic Cantonese plus some Thai and other options. When we visited it was busy with the hum of Cantonese and Mandarin being spoken at almost every table. Always a good sign.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank StewartWR
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We come back here again and again and on this Sunday lunchtime we had started elsewhere but decided to change our plans to here and we were not disappointed. Great welcome, attentive and friendly service and great food. So reliably good and we will be...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank DavidnSimon
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

We went for a day out in Cambridge. We were going to Charlie Chan’s, but found they had closed down. We went to this place at the end of the same road. The portions were small and expensive. We had 2 house specials noodles, 2...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank lindawT50VI
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Ate here on Saturday evening with my wife. Totally authentic Chinese food. I have eaten a lot in China and if I closed my eyes I was back there. Superb taste, wonderfully prepared and presented. Great to watch the food being prepared as well. Not...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Ian S
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed a really delicious Chinese meal here. No complaints whatsoever, and the price was very reasonable too. We will certainly return!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank jcamb
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

We had a great time at this simple, comfortable and popular Chinese cafe. Service was prompt, gracious and helpful. The food was just what we were craving: savory barbecued ribs, classic wonton soup, delicious shredded duck with hoisin sauce and plenty of pancake-wraps. Prices were...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank ManhattanAdwoman
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Response from Smilieworld | Property representative |
Hi, Depending on the time of parking; if it’s during day time before 5pm, the Queen Anne Terrace car park next to the swimming pool would be the nearest one to the restaurant. However, if it’s after 5pm, most of the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2-4 Lensfield Road, Cambridge CB2 1EG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +44 1223 309530
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A reputable family-run business serving authentic Chinese cuisine and provide friendly service.
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