What A Wonderful Restaurant…

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….so said the title of the review, one from an unsuspecting guest at a party held here recently. Having mentioned in my last post about Naturally Chinese soon becoming a special kind of celebration venue, I was touched by this review and it reaffirmed me that this was the reward for giving good service – customer satisfaction to the highest possible degree. … Read More

A Party Venue

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As we move into Autumn, I am starting to feel the buzz of celebrations and grand parties as the inquiries for bookings are coming in – for birthdays, weddings and other occasions. This to me is the fun part about having the space to host events or even working closely with those who want to create a beautiful party experience … Read More

Moonlight Festival

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Along with the many traditions in the Chinese calendar, the Moonlight Festival marks the change from summer to autumn at the harvest. This year it falls on the 8th of September. It is probably one of the more intimate of celebrations with close families as the tradition is to enjoy a grand feast with foods from the harvest, followed by … Read More

Food Heaven

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I’ve probably spoken to customers in length about the grandeur of traditional Chinese celebrations where there isn’t usually room to compromise on any part of the feast; as the main aim is to give the guests a good time and serve them the very best in terms of food. As we have been seeing a steady growth in parties and … Read More

Compliments Of The Chef

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The last few weeks have been especially exciting as we’ve been working on some new concepts for the menu. It’s reaffirmed me about having a great team of chefs who are not only passionate about the food but highly skilled at what they do. Their effortless way of delivering excellent dishes has proven to be an art in itself. Apart from … Read More

Midsummer Nights Feasts

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I’m working on the new gluten free menu at the moment, a project that fuels my goals of catering to an emerging group, keeping the tradition of Chinese cuisine but infusing a modern perspective. These are the fun aspects of running a restaurant, the creative part  I look forward to most after dealing with the mundane and administrative side. With … Read More

Authenticity For Living

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In the midst of materialism, running the race to financial freedom and conspicuous consumption, the need for authenticity might be becoming even greater to us. We all have our path to focus on and how we drive our business is indicative most likely of how we run our lives. The man across the street has his unique direction to take … Read More

School’s Out For Summer

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Making the best of a typical English Summer can be an experience to remember. I have relished many pretty Summers that have been collected along the way with my children who are all grown up now. I recall the days when my children were little and planning a list of activities to keep them entertained during the summer presented its … Read More

Good Business Ethics

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There’s something to be said for a good code of business conduct and ethics. A well known Chinese saying “a fox will always show its tail” brings to mind a clarity that helps look farther than the immediate picture in any line of business. The past few weeks have presented its set of hoops to overcome along with the good … Read More

Summer Fun

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What’s summer without the fun? No matter what the situation, rain or sunshine, there’s always a good excuse to enjoy summer. Great food, wine, celebrating simple pleasures with friends and family. The irony is that England is one of the best places to be during summer so there really isn’t the need to travel anywhere else. We at Naturally Chinese … Read More