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Royal China

16 High Street, Sandown PO36 8DE, England
+44 1983 401128
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“crispy duck” (8 reviews)
“rice” (15 reviews)
“soups” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
16 High Street, Sandown PO36 8DE, England
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1 - 10 of 395 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate twice at this restaurant on holiday. The food was excellent. The décor was lovely and the place was very clean. Food and service excellent.

Thank Anne R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited on a Thursday evening for my birthday with a group of friends. As ever, the food and service were both excellent. The crispy duck as a sharing starter is highly recommended - absolutely mouth watering. Being a bit picky about red wine I normally...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Gone are the feng shui fish in the entrance. Now you walk into a jumble of takeaway punters commandeering tables as a waiting room, and nobody comes to welcome you to a table. After intervening we got a table, but after ordering were told starter...More

Thank Daryl P
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

We visited on Monday night for our meal person was in door is really nice and welcoming food are great and came on timely manner gentle man is great with child. Wine choice are good. Really enjoyed our evening with great food. Will come back...More

Thank Rajathapa
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Excellent Chinese cuisine, really fun and colourful interior, and huge portions. We ordered the set meal for 2 which was delicious and well paced. The service was good and we left very full and satisfied. We will definitely be back the next time we are...More

Thank AshhEP
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Ordered a takeaway to be delivered was told it would be 40 minutes. An hour and 15 minutes later it was delivered. One main course was wrong and the noodles tasted burnt. I can honestly say it's the worst Chinese meal I have ever eaten,...More

Thank raffles2012
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Both excellent food and service, no waiting, they even brought a birthday cake out and sang even tho we hadn't told them it was a birthday, they just saw me opening a card!!! Wonderful night

1  Thank Vanessa B
Reviewed 23 February 2017

If you're going to charge London prices then you need to meet London standards. We ordered crispy duck starter and in every other Chinese restaurant I've been to they bring it out and shred it in front of you, not here, a dried out pre-shredded...More

2  Thank EddieBuffini
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Well if you have been their you would understand the title Went to the restaurant for the wife's birthday Very good enjoiyed

Thank door2doortaxi
Reviewed 30 January 2017

We have never eaten in this restaurant but always go here when we get a Chinese takeaway. SO much better than other Chinese takeaways in the area!

Thank Lnorman1995
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opening hours
27 November 2016|
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Could you tell me opening hours in December
27 November 2016|
Response from Magwriter69 | Reviewed this property |
Yeah sure. Enjoy. 12–2:30pm 5:30–11:30pm
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 High Street, Sandown PO36 8DE, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Sandown
  • Phone Number: +44 1983 401128
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Royal China, a beautiful high class restaurant situated in sunny Sandown and a minutes walk away from the beach, only a short distance from the pier.We are open all-year-round with 25 years of experience in fine cuisine, we invite you to our restaurant for a divine meal with a calm, relaxing atmosphere.