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The New Water Margin

72-74 Burton Road, Derby DE1 1TG, England
+44 1332 364754
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“dim sum” (27 reviews)
“prawn toast” (5 reviews)
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
72-74 Burton Road, Derby DE1 1TG, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Food was enjoyable with a good choice, Drinks quite expensive. We were seated in a side room, so no atmosphere, we appeared to be sat in the Kareoke room where the equipment was stacked. Staff were mostly pleasant and helpful.

Thank Karen D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great visit service was great really friendly and funny. Food was good and plenty of it. Great price. Would recommend to everyone

Thank Tracy G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ive been here loads of times, mainly with varying different sized groups of us on work get togethers as they cater well for large groups on big round tables that have one of those spinning things with the food on in the centre of the...More

Thank tanyaa825
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Popped in for a Meal with family over the Christmas period the food was simply wonderful with plenty for everyone (we had the buffet) The staff were very pleasant and the price was very reasonable.

Thank Adrian S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been here for lunch a few times now as it's great for the all you can eat lunch. Food is always served piping hot and in fast time, tastes beautiful and lots of choice on the menu, Drinks are a little pricy but the food...More

Thank Tarnya M
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Would recommend to anyone such nice food staff are so so nice can’t do enough for u! Will deffo be returning

Thank Sophie T
Reviewed 31 December 2017

Really enjoyed a lovely all you can eat family meal here. The restaurant has a nice relaxed atmosphere, the staff are friendly and efficient and most importantly we really enjoyed the food. Not the cheapest meal but the menu was varied and overall worth it.

Thank KarenB45
Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Had a meal for two. Love Chinese food but both dishes were disappointing in taste. Prawns did not taste fresh.

Thank Sheree1967
Reviewed 14 December 2017

I have been to this restaurant many times and have always held it in high regard. Unfortunately i visited on 13/12/2017 and was very disappointed in the service and the quality of the food. This surprised me very much and maybe there is a reason...More

Thank 747JohnBoy
Peter C, Manager at The New Water Margin, responded to this reviewResponded 16 December 2017

Really sorry to hear that you had a bad experience for dining in our restaurant on that day. Could you please identify yourself, or tell us more in details so that we can have a clearer picture of what had gone wrong, and hence enables...More

Reviewed 1 December 2017

The New Water Margin is one of my favourite restaurants in Derby. I order takeaway from this restaurant many times. My husband and I always enjoy the food. Yes, I recommend everyone the restaurant!

Thank Agnezza1
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$56
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Delivery, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72-74 Burton Road, Derby DE1 1TG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Derbyshire  >  Derby
  • Phone Number: +44 1332 364754
  • E-mail
The Winner of the Oriental restaurant of the year - Derby food & drinks awards 2011. Our restaurant stands closely to Derby City Centre, and is offering authentic Cantonese & Peking Cuisine in luxurious surroundings and a pleasant atmosphere. We serve traditional "Dim Sum" during normal lunch hours. Our function room equipped with Karaoke facilities is free to hire (minimum spending - £200) for your special occasions. Special banquet meals can be arranged for your special needs. Please ask for details.
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