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The Dunham Arms

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B = Buffet = Beautiful

I passed the Dunham Arms serveral times, and noticed tgey did Chinese buffet. So thought id give... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
Runcorn, United Kingdom
via mobile
Fantastic food, prepared freshly to out taste.

Another impromptu visit to the Dunham Arms after an excellent experience first time around. Greeted... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2018
Chester, United Kingdom
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2 Oct 2018
“B = Buffet = Beautiful”
29 Jul 2018
“Fantastic food, prepared freshly to out taste.”
Newly opened Chinese and Thai restaurant at Dunham Arms, Food prepared with fresh ingredients, Home delivery service available! Quiz night on every Thursday at 9pm! We serve a la carte buffet (freshly cooked) 6 days a week from £14.95 per person.
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Dunham on the Hill, Helsby Chester Road, Chester WA6 0LN, England
+44 1928 723942
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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

I passed the Dunham Arms serveral times, and noticed tgey did Chinese buffet. So thought id give it a go with the wife as a change to our usual. On arrival we waited to be seated. It was sunday 5pm. Seated in minutes. Busy but...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Another impromptu visit to the Dunham Arms after an excellent experience first time around. Greeted by friendly, competent and helpful staff who aided with our menu choices after we explained our particular tastes. Despite a previous review to the contrary our food was freshly prepared....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank lwales82
Reviewed 26 July 2018

Since our local Chinese closed two years ago we have searched in vain to find a replacement - Luckily I think we now have! The food was great and the service is friendly and relaxed. The kids gave it the thumbs up too which is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank cjsmithers
Reviewed 29 March 2018

What a lovely place to eat. Nothing was too much trouble. Lovely Thai food and a super waiter. I can recommend the Singapore noodles and the Thai Fishcakes. Very pleasant diners as well.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank New Victoria N
Reviewed 23 April 2016

Having had countless re-openings, the Dunham is now serving Chinese and Thai dishes. We have visited 4 times since opening and each time we have been totally satisfied. It isn't fantastic inside but you get a good welcome, fantastic food and great value. Can't recommend...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed 26 March 2016

We have now become regulars, eating at this restaurant on average - fortnightly, travelling some 20 miles to do so. Never have we had such consistently appetizing and delicious food. Today we decided to try share the starter plater followed by the Peking duck. What...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Chris0001
Reviewed 25 January 2016 via mobile

Loved the menu so much choice. Spoilt for choice. I had salt and pepper chicken delious. Friend had prawns in garlic spicy sauce again excellent. Will definitely be back soon. Do a great early doors menu till 6.30 good value

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank jenstouph
Reviewed 23 August 2015

We've been planning to eat here for a while as it has been highly recommended by family and friends. I believe that there is a normal English menu but we ate from the early bird menu which is from 5pm to 7pm with a choice...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Duddysdad
Reviewed 27 June 2015 via mobile

We came for dinner, table of 4 with one of our party having some mobility issues, from the moment we came through the door we looked after and made to feel special. Really attentive manageress and the food was delicious, really fresh, really good menu...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Stev084
Reviewed 16 June 2015 via mobile

LOVE the sweet & sour chicken, portion is big and worth every penny. The waitress is very patient with our large orders as some.of us wanted less/extra spicy/rice for our food. Would return again for sure!!! :)

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Ros H
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