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Taste Of China

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8 Cressing Road, Braintree CM7 3PP, England
+44 1376 528900
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Chester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

The lovely lady on reception made this place! The food was delicious too! Thank you for your delicious flavours and humour :)!

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Braintree
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Best local Chinese in town. The women who takes your order is a crazy happy women! Always jokes and laughs while you wait for it to be made! Doesn't deliver but no problem as it's always hot when I get it home :)

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2016

Have tried most of the Chinese take always in Braintree and this is by far the best. Usually order by phone and meal usually ready on time. Staff polite and helpful, only negative thing is cash only as they now no longer take credit cards.

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Thank Tracey D
Essex, uk
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2016

My family decided to have a chinese takeaway on New Years Eve so we went to Taste Of China, it was the first time & would definately go back, the staff were very friendly & it had a good atmosphere,but the most importent thing was the food, Wow, could not eat it fast enough, & also got a free chinese... More 

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Thank Jonjoessex
Braintree, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2015

Had many a takeaway from here and food is always excellent. Amazing value and no matter what I've tried it's always been superb.

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Thank Christopher V
UK
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 267 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2015

The food here is very good. Order in advance, though, because they can get very busy. Parking is available, but can be a bit of a nightmare now that there's less room at the back than there used to be. Potential for arguments!

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Thank Retyree
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2015

Best Chinese in Braintree in my opinion, well priced, quick service and friendly staff. Great variety of flavours. Delicious.

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Thank LEe w
Bridgnorth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2015

Had a takeaway while staying at the A120 Premier Inn hotel..only a couple of miles away. Very good, hot food, well packaged..tasty and plentiful at a fair price. Parking was good to the rear of the takeaway..service friendly and fast. Would definitely use Taste of China again no problem.

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Thank GMega
Braintree
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2015

always busy and orders only take 10 - 15 mins, good flavours and does not seem to be drenched in msg as many others are. Only take cash not card, not sure why this is as never used to be the case, but still the best around, parking available outside, situated to the rear of the golden fry chip shop.

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Thank Mark F
Braintree, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2015

The best Chinese takeaway in Essex. Very good customer service and food. Go there and give it a try.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese
Restaurant features
Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Cressing Road, Braintree CM7 3PP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Braintree
  • Phone Number: +44 1376 528900
Description
Authentic Peking & Cantonese Chinese cuisine to take away.

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