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Great WALL

72 Main Street, Alford AB33 8AA, Scotland
+44 1975 562288
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  • Excellent3%
  • Very good25%
  • Average18%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible43%
12 Jan 2017
“Average food but below average service”
14 Sep 2017
“Horrendously horrible ”
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
72 Main Street, Alford AB33 8AA, Scotland
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Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

This is the worst meal I have ever been sold. Food had obviously been reheated many times as the rice was a horrible dark brown. We purchased our meals and drove 11 miles home only to find that one order was wrong and could not...More

Thank karen I
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We were passing through Alford and thought we would stop off at the great wall for some a take-away. When we entered it had one young man at the counter. He was friendly but we could hardly hear him as he was so quietly spoken....More

Thank Martyn W
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We went as visitors on a Monday evening. We were the only ones in the restaurant which should have been a warning sign. The young waiter was fine but we suspected that he was the only member of staff there. The food was dreadful. The...More

Thank Fraser W
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

The Great Walls takeaway food is ready within 5-10 mins which makes me certain it's not cooked from fresh. Most dishes we have tried are hard to chew through, and not enjoyable at all. 1 beef dish was thrown in the in after cutting a...More

Thank Kmilne27
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

This is possibly the worst Chinese I've ever eaten from - which is a shame as it's such a nice wee interior and the staff are pleasant. Husbands sweet and sour chicken was like jelly in texture and positively gross. My noodles were fishy tasting...More

Thank Nikki P
Reviewed 12 January 2017

First ever visit to this restaurant & we were the only patrons in the place on a Tuesday early evening not long after Xmas holidays so didn't expect it to be packed. The food was okay but the service and atmosphere are severely lacking. Wife...More

Thank Paul N
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

We live very close to the Great Wall so have tried the takeaway numerous times as it smells delicious from the outside. The staff can be quite rude, I once had a member of staff hang up on me when I phoned to order. I...More

Thank Naomi Jade R
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Very good village takeaway, stopped in after finishing late and found the staff member pleasant, the surrounds clean and tidy and the food was very good and reasonably priced. Service was fairly quick.

Thank potteringaround2015
Reviewed 17 August 2016

The worst meal I think I have ever had - without exaggeration! The restaurant itself is very dated and not the cleanest - the staff were pleasant on arrival however their clothes were covered in food stains.... Table dirty when we sat down! There was...More

2  Thank soozer1982
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

The food was inedible. The staff were hopeless. We were overcharged by £16, and when we complained, it was reduced to a £14 overcharge. Drinks were multipack. Not to be sold separately. £2 a tin. Don't eat here. Promise me you won't eat here...PROMISE ME!

2  Thank RobertT583
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Takeout, Seating, Reservations, Waitstaff
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  • Address: 72 Main Street, Alford AB33 8AA, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Aberdeenshire  >  Alford
  • Phone Number: +44 1975 562288
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