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Unit 14/FESTIVAL Festival Way Festival Leisure Park, Basildon SS14 3WB, England
+44 1268 527880
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good36%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“seafood” (12 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
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Unit 14/FESTIVAL Festival Way Festival Leisure Park, Basildon SS14 3WB, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Efficient operation that does what it says on the door. Options are less at lunchtime, the Other branch had a better selection near Braintree, sadly that's closed! The food is ok, not exceptional but it serves a purpose Toilets clean

Thank Hoppityskip
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here for a birthday celebration ... Good choice with lots of choice and many dishes on offer also if you prefer Take & cook section, watch whilst the chef cooks your food in front of you And a small English section for those...More

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had high hopes with this Chinese buffet restaurant that is always busy and seemed a real safe choice because of that but honestly it was such a huge let down. My biggest concern was the meat, the chicken was as cheap as I have...More

Thank Luke_1983uk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went on quite a busy lunch time but it seemed that the kitchen staff couldn't keep up, a lot of waiting around for certain dishes to be refilled. Food was nice however it did kind of taste all the same, nothing seemed to really...More

Thank Laurenpeb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice range of different Chinese cuisine dishes, also including some popular Indian cuisine choices. The staff are friendly and the atmosphere is enjoyable, very quick service and perfect for a quick meal when craving a Chinese but unsure what you fancy. Will definitely return soon.

Thank eb21x
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Typical Chinese buffet nothing really special worth going of a lunchtime but overpriced for the evening which can be said of so many of these type of restaurants. The food is ok they are sometimes a bit slow at replenishing the food. Staff are polite...More

Thank JYar-1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have visited Aroma many times and it has maintained its high standard. It serves many dishes and variety of lovely desserts. Staff is very welcoming and service is good.

Thank Geethika B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having found myself with a bit a craving for a selection of Chinese dishes for lunch, I opted to go to Aroma as my usual place is closed for refurbishment. Going solo isn't always a great experience so I was pleasantly surprised to see a...More

Thank BB3LL
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Nice and clean food was very nice. Loved the afters. Only thing had to do wait a while to be seated.

Thank Leah C
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

Been here twice, the food is amazing and can't get enough of it! The only thing I would say is the plates aren't big enough and the seating leaves something to be desired, especially at the back of the restaurant. Absolutely love the food though!

Thank Tiffany M
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Nat P
Do they do chicken omelet
9 April 2017|
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Response from JYar-1 | Reviewed this property |
No they dont
Where is the best place to park? Thank you
23 September 2015|
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Response from mavala | Reviewed this property |
Follow brown signs for Festival Leisure Park, there is a massive car park.
Do you deliver to Felmores in Basildon please
27 February 2015|
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Response from rockingdonna | Reviewed this property |
N its best to sit in to get the full benefit of this buffet style resturant. X
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Unit 14/FESTIVAL Festival Way Festival Leisure Park, Basildon SS14 3WB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Basildon
  • Phone Number: +44 1268 527880
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