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5 Savoy Crescent | The Theatre District, Milton Keynes MK9 3PU, England
+44 1908 331883
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“dim sum” (79 reviews)
“peking duck” (5 reviews)
“crispy beef” (5 reviews)
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11:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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5 Savoy Crescent | The Theatre District, Milton Keynes MK9 3PU, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lunch of 6 different dumplings. All of them were excellent. I would recommend the Prawn Dumpling, Pork Sui Mai (this was the best of the lot), Scal Prawn Suimai, Spicy Prawns Dumplings. The tea was also just right. I didnot understand why...More

Thank Vasant S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited the Theatre for a matinee. The Taipan is literally just round the corner. It's a lovely restaurant serving Chinese cuisine. Prices are reasonable, there's a large choice of set menus. The main menu is vast, with a good selection of fish and vegetarian...More

Thank Sandie P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited, pre-theatre, on Tuesday 21st. We opted for their "special" pre-theatre menu. Mostly to save time. We had veg spring rolls and chicken satay to start and "mild" curried vegetables and char sui pork for mains. £10.95 per head. This also included steamed rice....More

Thank hamaflo232
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best restaurants in MK by miles. Fab menu - food is delicious. Had a Dim Sum lunch today - everything was fantastic. If you like Chinese / Asian cuisine there is nowhere better in MK. Check out the spicy soups on the...More

Thank M0rleySt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the food here wassensational-mixed dim sum starter was heavenly.then i had sizzling lamb with ginger and great big bowl of noodles with beansprouts-fantastic and decent wine list so chose a decent sancerre.I was the only non chinese person there which speaks volume!

Thank gourmetgooner
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Taipan on a Saturday evening without having made a reservation and they were able to find us a table. Initially we were seated downstairs by the window which we found a little bit cold but when we requested if we could be seated...More

Thank josgray
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious dim sum. We stuck to all the seafood options and were all pleased with what arrived at the table. the fried cuttlefish, squid cake and prawn + spinach were my favourites. The kung pao chicken was yummy and the bak choi very fresh. Definitely...More

Thank SajdaHussain
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Tiapan chineese restaurant is a good place to eat. Nice location, good atmosphere, helpful staff and most importantly excellent food. We went to celebrate our wedding anniversary last weekend and we'd forgotten just how nice it is. Its a little on the expensive side...More

Thank allanb747
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited the Taipan as we had heard a lot about it and I can honestly say it was every bit as good as we hoped, large Dim Sum menu options, restaurant is very nice and clean staff very friendly, food quality was excellent, will definately...More

Thank Kevin P
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our meal the last time we visited MK so decided to return. We Were not didappointed. Can recommend the salt fried squid and chilli beef. Service was excellent

Thank furbeeFrance
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13 March 2017|
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Response from ShedandDim | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe so, if I recall the toilets are upstairs but there may well be a disabled toilet on the ground floor, there is certainly a ramp to get to tables which are on a slightly lower level than the entrance
17 September 2016|
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Response from Onkar S | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I don't know, I always call them and book. More often we don't book for lunch but always get a table.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Savoy Crescent | The Theatre District, Milton Keynes MK9 3PU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Buckinghamshire  >  Milton Keynes
  • Phone Number: +44 1908 331883
  • E-mail
Taipan is a Chinese restaurant based in the heart of Milton Keynes' Theatre district. Our food combines high quality and fresh ingredients to create a very modern take on traditional Chinese dishes. And because we are independent, we can craft new dishes and create bespoke meals to cater for individual tastes.Our chefs have worked in some of the most high profile restaurants in East Asia including the 5 star Shanghai Hilton and the Hong Kong Jockey Club (Formally the Royal Jockey Club). Because of their experience, we are able to offer a wide selection of dishes of the highest quality dishes, with Seafood and Dim Sum being some of our most established and popular dishes. At Taipan, we don't do anything by half measures. Our ingredients are hand-picked by our chefs from the highest quality sources - even our seafood menu has more dishes than most specialist seafood restaurants. The quality of our food is supplemented by our drinks menu, which includes a variety of some of the finest wines and champagnes from around the world. We'll help you decide what drinks best complement your food, to ensure that not a single taste is wasted. If you would like to know more about what goes in our food, please get in touch via our contacts page or Twitter feed and we'll be more than happy to chat.
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