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The Golden House

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1 Lyme Street, Axminster EX13 5AU, England
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Alton, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a pleasant meal here but nothing special. Very westernised food. Also noise from serving staff on phone and in takeaway section very loud when seated in restaurant.

Thank dcjsimons
Yelverton, England, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Haven't been in a long time because not enjoyable. Was hot and tasty this time. Ready in 5 minutes 🤔 hope not on the toilet all night this time. still a frosty welcome.

Thank 81nicky
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38 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had two chicken dishes, rice and a curry. Curry delicious! As for kung po chicken I could have honestly chewed it for hours. Unfortunately binned half as so chewy and old tasting. And when did they put their prices up and portions down!? That will be our last visit unfortunately.

Thank MrsTboy
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A restaurant and takeaway with a couple of colourful characters who work there. We ordered a lot of food (for 9) and to be fair was cooked relatively quickly. The food all hot when we got it back to the lodge (about 5 mins drive away) and portions were very reasonable. On the whole the food was pretty reasonable although... More 

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Crawley, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017

quite a varied menu takeaway food hot and very enjoyable and did not take long to receive once ordered

Thank ian w
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Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

My family and I drove into Axminster late in the evening and we were hangry. >:/ we walked around looking for a restraunt but every place we tried was closed or offered take out only. I was pleasantly suprised when the Golden House was open and able to seat us. We had a wonderful dinner and desert! And, I had... More 

Thank alyson r
Axminster, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Best Chinese take away for miles-staff always friendly service and it is quick and the food is excellent-prices very reasonable.Have dined in the restaurant food again very good but it always lacks atmosphere.

Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Best Chinese I have ever had, nice surroundings, good for a meal with friends who want to talk etc. Polite helpful staff.

Thank johntaylor30066
Axminster, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Despite only 1 other table occupied it took ages for our order to be taken, after waiting over 30 mins still no starters so paid for drinks & left. Obviously more interested in the take away side of the business. Went up the road to the Lucky House takeaway and had delicious meal within 10 mins.

Thank keeffer55
London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Friendly service - good value - tasty - Chinese food - all the usual suspects - we enjoyed the food.

Thank sarahnash1234

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Restaurant Details

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Chinese, Asian
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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  • Address: 1 Lyme Street, Axminster EX13 5AU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  Axminster

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?