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The Silk Road

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6 Museum Square, Keswick CA12 5DZ, England
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A pizza has 3 vital ingredients - bread, sauce and cheese. This pizza had no tomato sauce, what an absolute travesty. This place should be banned from serving pizza.

Thank cmcawley
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181 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Gave this place a try after some good reports and reading the reviews on trip advisor. I visited the restaurant whilst on a day trip to Keswick and went there for opening time. First impressions we're nice restaurant well furnished clean and pleasant to sit inside. As a lover of Thai food it was nice to see a few Thai... More 

Thank scowy68
Level Contributor
39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Usually go to golden hills when visiting Keswick but closed for week so decided to try here. Food amazing can not complain, fresh full of flavour just spot on and good price!! But the restaurant is dirty dust everywhere, the electricals behind bar (defiantly a boshed job) looked dangerous, toilets well less say I would rather use a public toilet,... More 

1 Thank Qwertyyisna
Carlisle, United Kingdom
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150 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Very good, authentic Chinese restaurant. Staff very friendly, food excellent. Lovely experience. Highly recommend.

1 Thank 999kermit
Northumberland National Park, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Great restaurant with lots of character and great place for families. We had a selection from the set menu that was tasty and good value. Very friendly service.

Thank Kathy S
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37 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We called in on chance and hara really nice meal. It wasn't busy and its basic..Don't even bother with paper tablecloths ( which they could) ..But having said that we had the special and really enjoyed 3 courses for £14.50 each, very good value...I had crab and sweet corn soup, hubby hot and sour which he loved ( not a... More 

Thank maureen a
Sunderland, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Realising we were going to be pretty hungry sometime soon on New Years Eve around 22:15 4 of us nipped in on the off chance and asked the staff if they could squeeze us in, even though the restaurant shut at 23:00 they said yes. They asked us if it would be OK if they could bring out all the... More 

1 Thank Ian C
Knaresborough, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Just had a really great vegetarian meal here. The vegetables were cooked perfectly and the Aubergine melted in the mouth. Our waiter was friendly and helpful with a lovely big smile. Excellent value for money.

1 Thank cathyp52
Keswick, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Had our first takeaway from here and it was absolutely gorgeous ordered for 3 but so much food we could've fed 5 easily! Will definitely order from here again.

Thank graylee2016
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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Had a take away regardless of some reviews, I'm very fussy esp when I'm away from home, I found the food to be very nice, the ribs need a nice thick sauce but the char Sui curry and the chicken wings were lovley

Thank Tracieface13

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Museum Square, Keswick CA12 5DZ, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Keswick

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