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The Imperial

15 Baddow Road, Chelmsford CM2 0BX, England
+44 1245 250759
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Overview
  • Excellent18%
  • Very good33%
  • Average24%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible13%
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“duck” (6 reviews)
“soup” (2 reviews)
Opens in 27 min
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Chinese, Asian
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LOCATION
15 Baddow Road, Chelmsford CM2 0BX, England
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1 - 10 of 83 reviews

Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

I have been going to this venue for years, it is good value for money but I have heard people complaining about it. Yes it doesn't have the biggest selection for lunch time menu and yes the food is hit and miss but it costs...More

Thank Ben T
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Lets be honest this is not the best Chinese around. However it offers people on a budget a great affordable buffet at just £5.20 each. Lunch is excellent value and there is plenty of choice. Rice was a little undercooked but overall we left happy....More

Thank LianaB80
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

My partner and I were walking around Chelmsford on a Saturday around lunch time and we decided to go to the imperial for a nice Chinese buffet . This is a great place. You need to go up a flight of stairs and once at...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Brilliant Chinese buffet and always great value for money. I usually go at lunch times, all you can eat for £5 (including free ice cream) is a fantastic deal. The restaurant is nice, if a little cramped during busy time. But this hasn't been that...More

Thank Ben O
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Have now tried both lunch and dinner times here and have been very impressed both times. I love the idea of buffet food and on each visit there was plenty of different dishes to suit everyone. Plenty of meat in the dishes which n the...More

Thank kim h
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Went in here for dinner , staff where friendly and room was clean enough . The food it's self there wasn't a huge selection to choose from but enough to keep you happy. For £9.90 a person it's not bad at all . Only thing...More

Thank Lauren J
Reviewed 23 September 2016

This is a superb buffet for a lunch time buffet or evening meal with duck. The menu rarely changes but for what you pay it is really good value.

Thank Bill-and-Pauline
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Great lunch time price, great all you can eat buffet set up, friendly service and good quality food. Been multiple times and never had any disappointments. Fab place to go eat with your friends, Will go again!

Thank Josh6891
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Another of our regular visits and not disappointed. Despite the set buffet menu being unchanged (I don't think it's changed in the 10+ years we've been coming) it was as ever lovely food, polite and helpful staff, and great value.

Thank David L
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Whenever we are shopping in Chelmsford we go to the Imperial for lunch. The selection is always the same which is Ok, a change would be nice. It is a buffet style setup. You might want to get there early I think they start as...More

Thank Malcolm T
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Dan B
What options are available for vegetarians?
9 November 2015|
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Response from Michael S |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Baddow Road, Chelmsford CM2 0BX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Essex  >  Chelmsford
  • Phone Number: +44 1245 250759
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