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East Oriental Restaurant

London Rd | Town Bridge, Peterborough PE1 1FP, England
+44 1733 315702
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
17:30 - 22:30All hours
Chinese, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
London Rd | Town Bridge, Peterborough PE1 1FP, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It is a nice setting on the river, so good view, service was good they were very attentive and ensured we have all we needed. Good place to stop after eating as excellent beer garden and has live music on, which can offer an excellent...More

Thank Beccs07
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have dined at East many times and each time it does not disappoint. The food is excellent, the staff are helpful and the ambience and river view is second to none. We will be eating there again.

Thank georgegb1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was my husbands birthday and we went along with our son on a Saturday evening, we had pre-booked our table. The food was very good and plenty of it too, we all had starters and a main plus a bottle of wine. We were...More

Thank KTS1216
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pre birthday Brunch... Superb food.. Lovely ambience... I have been here a few times now and never been disappointed. There is a special lunch menu available...all very reasonable prices.

Thank Lyn R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've been a regular user of East since it opened many years ago. The restaurant is above 'Charters' (a real ale (and cider) pub owned by Oakham ales) which is a converted grain barge with large beer garden. The restaurant is smart but relaxed. Food...More

Thank apshep
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our meal on the East riverboat restaurant. Last visited a few years ago and was just as nice as we remembered. Had to ring up a couple is days before to get a table on a busy Saturday evening. We both had the...More

Thank MrsACM
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Visited on a fairly busy Saturday evening at the start of May. There is a very wide choice of dishes on offer, and it is all tasty! We were a party of six, so we were seated near the till area next to the windows,...More

Thank charlycoates
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

The atmosphere was good. The food and restaurant was well presented. Service was good too. First time visit could find difficult to locate the restaurant access and parking place. The panang curry we ordered was hotter than the ones we normally have in other places....More

Thank Wendyw328
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Took family members here for a meal when visiting for a week. It was excellent as ever. Food, service, atmosphere. And a great price. £30 pp for 3 courses inc bottles of wine. Just note - they add an 'optional 10% service charge' to your...More

Thank sun_s0aker
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Nine of us went to East this evening on Wednesday and it was quite busy. We had the set menu C. Food was delicious, service was quite efficient except when we wanted to get the bill and the waitress seemed to have disappeared. Not your...More

Thank Terri B
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Is it a buffet on a Sunday at lunchtime? I am unable to find any details on the website
19 November 2016|
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Response from Louise J | Reviewed this property |
Hi, sorry that I didn't see your email until now. They have a Christmas menu which features all their banquets with a Christmas theme. For 2 or 4 or larger parties. Hope this helps. Kind regards, Louise
Is there parking close by?
25 October 2016|
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Response from Ken A | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for such a late reply. There are several car parks close by. The restaurant is a close walk from the town centre and the cathedral.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$38
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
12:00 - 14:30
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: London Rd | Town Bridge, Peterborough PE1 1FP, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cambridgeshire  >  Peterborough
  • Phone Number: +44 1733 315702
  • E-mail
East Restaurant brings a true taste of the Orient to the Upper Deck at Charters, moored at the Town Bridge on the River Nene in Peterborough.Relax with family and friends over dinner and watch the world go by on the River Nene.Take a shopping break, unwind a little and sample our special lunchtime menu.
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