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Imperial City

Royal Exchange, Cornhill, London, EC3V 3LL +44 2036417598

((((* Chinese
Opening hours
Monday to Friday: 12:00 - 15:00 & 17:00 - 23:00.

Godd foid, good wine list, good service, reasonable prices.

Michael Golding 10 April 2016
from London

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Rich and sensuous, Imperial City serves stunning oriental cuisine in an intimate, vault-style setting. Spread over 2 stretching dining rooms, Imperial City boasts a dazzling bar and a fashionable selection of drinks.

With understated finesse, the Imperial City menu foregrounds wholesome flavours and stunningly artistic presentation. Classic recipes incorporate touches of refinement, like steamed scallops with glass noodles, or Mongolian lamb skewers with caramelised onions. A range of traditional desserts includes a rich chocolate pave with azuki bean liqueur and sorbet, or the signature lotus pancake.

Blending cosmopolitan design and underground chic, Imperial City restaurant showcases rustic bare-brick walls alongside a luxurious sweeping bar and glittering lighting. Imperial City Bank boasts an extensive international wine list, from easy-drinking options to more robust flavours.

Blending time-honoured tradition and modern flourishes, Imperial City London offers gourmet Eastern cuisine. Bank Tube Station is less than 1 minute’s walk away.

Imperial City

Royal Exchange, Cornhill, London, EC3V 3LL

Contact +44 2076263437
Reservations +44 2036417598

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Customer reviews for Imperial City

4.0 ((((* (based on 23 reviews)
86% of diners recommend this restaurant
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  • business (13)
  • lunch (13)
  • dinner (10)
  • large parties (9)
  • romantic (5)
  • luxury (4)
  • private dining (4)
  • entertainment (3)
  • value (2)
  • child friendly (1)
  • views (1)
  • ((((( by from London

    Food was excellent - best Chinese I've eaten in years

  • ((((* by from London

    Godd foid, good wine list, good service, reasonable prices.

  • (((** by from Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea

    Good tasting food although not warm enough. Food temperature not helped by very noisy air conditioning which wasn't needed. Excellent service, somewhat overpriced.

  • ((((* by from beckenham

    nothing short of bloody marvellous - set menu No 1! burgundy, beers, baileys! had a great time!

  • ((((* by from London

    Ambience was great, food tasted good

  • ((((( by from London

    All good thanks. Speedy service useful at lunchtimes when available time is limited

  • ((((( by from Grays

    Good experience as always .

  • ((((( by from London

    I have eaten here many times before and always enjoy the experience.

  • ((((* by from London

    Food etc always good.

  • ((*** by from London

    Very overpriced for average Chinese meal. Place is starting to look a little tired.

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