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New World Chinese - CLOSED

1 Gerrard Place, London W1D 5PA, England
+44 20 7734 0677
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good31%
  • Average19%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible22%
Travellers talk about
“siu mai” (6 reviews)
“crispy duck” (10 reviews)
“soups” (7 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
All hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
1 Gerrard Place, London W1D 5PA, England
Neighbourhood: Soho
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1 - 10 of 609 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have been coming here since we first met 29 years ago for the trolley dim sum service. It's some where we always come back to as it has many happy memories and the woo Kok had always been superb. We are sat here today...More

2  Thank simonsmith
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to the New World Chinese Restaurant on 28 April at 11:10 am. I needed a place to spend my time while waiting for my Malaysian passport to be processed and ready for collection at 15:00pm on the same day. I ordered shrimp dumplings...More

Thank MPno8
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is more than 20 years since I was last here. It wasn't the food or anything that put me off coming but its popularity when all 3 floors are packed shortly after they open and you have to wait if you didn't arrive early...More

Thank Carapipi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I'm not sure how, but the new owners have made this once great place a terrible waste of money. The food is not as good as it once was, but the service is the real kick in the teeth. The staff didn't even know what...More

3  Thank Stevie B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked in advance but when we arrived the staff were dismissive, unhelpful and made us feel that we was not welcome - we sat at a table waiting to be served - table was not made up - another family came in and was...More

3  Thank Dawn S
Reviewed 1 April 2017

I visited with friends after work a few months ago and we all ordered individual dishes and shared. The quality of food was excellent i had dishes i had never tried and i would go back. The only thing that concerns me is the 1...More

Thank meggymoo28
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

New tables and chair covers ! terrible service , the Dim Sum was disgusting beef shui mi was how I imagine dog food would taste , pork buns old and shrivelled . Last went 3 months ago and it was great you never know what...More

3  Thank Brat6861
Reviewed 23 March 2017

We have been coming to this restaurant for years and it is the one that my children choose to come up from West Sussex for birthday treats. We were there last week as we were meeting friends from overseas. We were immediately struck by the...More

4  Thank MabandJoo
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We have been going to NWC for years especially for the Dim Sum trolleys, but turned up on Sunday and found out it was under new management, and told CASH only as internet was down, but reading into this it is always cash only!! White...More

6  Thank SRM-london-2012
Reviewed 19 March 2017

I've been going to this restaurant for the past 25 years and enjoyed every visit, except the last few – attrocious service and bad food. I'm really dissapointed, but looks like something significant has changd and I won’t be going back. For the first time...More

5  Thank Claudio-1664
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Gerrard Place, London W1D 5PA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  London>  > Soho
  • Neighbourhood: Soho
  • Phone Number: +44 20 7734 0677
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