AYA Court

4.5
122 reviews
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£41 and over
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Chinese
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  • Authentic
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
A contemporary Chinese eatery offering Pan Asian cuisine served with a unique twist. Committed to producing dishes as healthy as they are flavorsome, no MSG is used – just the highest quality, seasonal ingredients.
Authentically prepared specials such as Peking duck with handmade pancakes and the unmistakably aromatic and spicy. Our dim sum menu is a perfect choice if you just prefer to have something light for lunch or dinner.
Our desserts include mouth watering sticky toffee pudding with ginger stem sauce and baked chocolate soup with passion fruits. We offer a good wine selection and special cocktails.
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Chinese, Asian, Bar / Lounge / Bottle Service
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Hours of Operation
Monday - Saturday: 12:00 - 15:00 and 17:00 - 23:00
Sunday: 12:00 - 23:00
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Phone number
01344 621877
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Payment Options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress Code
Smart Casual
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Executive Chef
Frank Ke
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Private Party Facilities
AYA Court offers both a beautiful private room and atmospheric outdoor space perfect for parties with family and friends or entertaining corporate clients.
These areas can be hired individually to accommodate up to 30 seated in our private room and up to 20 seated outdoors or combined.
From creating your own bespoke menu to arranging an evening of entertainment, the team at AYA Court will work alongside you every step of the way to create a truly unique and memorable occasion.
The private room is upstairs and has a private bar. It also has an independent music system.
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Private Party Contact
Tony : 01344 621877
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Catering
Peking Duck Special
Dim Sum
a lar carte
set menus
vegetarian menu
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Parking Details
Private parking areas both by the restaurant and the opposite side of the entrance. We have space for over 13 cars.
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Public Transit
15 minutes walk from Church Road bus stop.
we are located at the Junction of Blacknest gate Road and London Road, Next to the Belvedere Arms.
Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Full Bar, Outdoor dining , Outdoor Smoking Area, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 122 People Are Saying
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OT
London
18 reviews
Dined on 10 October 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Wonderful evening with fantastic food and wine to match. Delicious black cod and dim sum to die for.

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OT
1 review
Dined on 21 September 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great food and service.

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OT
London
4 reviews
Dined on 15 September 2018
Overall 2food 3service 3ambience 2

Totally overpriced, good but not exceptional Chinese food. Mediocre surroundings and average service. Avoid unless money means nothing to you

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OT
Surrey
1 review
Dined on 11 September 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Fantastic venue to celebrate our wedding anniversary - best Peking Duck

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OT
London
18 reviews
Dined on 7 September 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Wonderful evening capped with exceptional food and service, quality of this restaurant is very hard to find these days, fantastic Peking duck beautifully carved and served with hand made pancake.

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e
Berkshire
60 reviews
Dined on 31 August 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Aya Court is one of our absolute favourite restaurants. The food is beautifully presented and
absolutely delicious and all the staff are particularly friendly and helpful. The decor is lovely
and we always look forward to having a perfect evening when we arrive.

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LA
London
33 reviews
Dined on 25 August 2018
Overall 3food 5service 3ambience 4

Anniversary

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KN
Buckinghamshire
5 reviews
Dined on 23 August 2018
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

The Chinese food is second to none. Lovely ambience as well.

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GC
Berkshire
1 review
Dined on 23 August 2018
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 5

The food was absolutely delicious. Yes- it is more expensive than other options in the area, however, the quality of the food makes the increased cost worth it. I would also say portion size is larger than I expected.

Servers were polite and attentive. I would suggest asking for a more staggered approach to each course as I found we were rushing through to make sure we tried everything hot and therefore didn't fully appreciate each dish.

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CC
1 review
Dined on 19 August 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

The area has been crying out for a good Chinese. Spotted it by completely coinsdence driving back from Ascot to Weybridge.
Food was incredible, one of the best Chinese’s I have had for a long time. One of favorite restaurants is Yauatcha and this was right up there, if not better. Excited to go back 5*. Something has to really impress or disappoint me to right a review and this has impressed.

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KS
1 review
Dined on 18 August 2018
Overall 5food 4service 4ambience 4

We were in the area and it was recommended. Well worth a visit, friendly and welcoming. Will definitely be going back

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TP
London
2 reviews
Dined on 11 August 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Exceptional food and friendly helpful service. Our favourite restaurant for special occasions as prices reflect the excellence of ingredients, cooking and presentational skills. Wonderful dim sum and soft shell crab starter and proper Peking duck freshly cooked and sliced at the table (needs to be pre-ordered otherwise crispy duck and pancakes is available). Excellent turbot, fillet steak and prawn main courses. Well worthy of Michelin inspector visit. No other oriental or Chinese restaurant is in the same class of Aya Court within 20 miles of Ascot.

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D
London
17 reviews
Dined on 10 August 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The occasion was a Friday dinner for two. The food was as alwasy excellent which we thoroughly enjoyed.
The services and BGM were also good - in short our most favourite restaurant.

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FJ
Hampshire
4 reviews
Dined on 8 August 2018
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 4

I have to say, the food was outstanding - spare ribs were as good as I’ve ever had, black cod as good as Nobu and the vegetarian dishes like aubergine and green beans were fabulous. Service was efficient if a little serious - a smile would be welcomed.
Will definitely be back.

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L
New York Area
7 reviews
Dined on 4 August 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

All I can say is am impressed with every single detail of the restaurant, serviec, food and management

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ND
1 review
Dined on 2 August 2018
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 4

I was on vacation on the area and went twice to have dinner at Aya-court. My daughter inisted on going a third time. A shame we went elsewhere. The food is just amazing. High class. High above usual chinese. Service was specially friendly the second day, first day comme çi comme ça... Delicious king chili prawn, the ribs, the dim sum, other plates too. Delicious dessert they recommended. If I am ever around the area I will surely go again.

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OT
London
18 reviews
Dined on 31 July 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The cooking here is truly amazing, every dish was perfectly executed and presented with optimum care. The Mala chilli Prawns was bursting with flavour and the beef tenderloin melted in the mouth. The standard here is of the higest level and we shall return very soon.

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T
London
26 reviews
Dined on 29 July 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Aya Court is a very good upmarket Chinese restaurant and is certainly one of the best restaurants in the area.

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LC
Berkshire
1 review
Dined on 26 July 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Another excellent meal. Great service and great food. Thank you.

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t
1 review
Dined on 25 July 2018
Overall 4food 5service 3ambience 4

Quality of food is great. Menu is not very big - would like to see more options available especially for the main course. Cost is high however it matches the quality so acceptable.

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SG
1 review
Dined on 24 July 2018
Overall 2food 3service 1ambience 2

We made a booking for 8pm for my daughter's 18th birthday thinking if was above average Chinese and she loves that cuisine. The staff was too rushed right from when we came in. They gave us a table while we wanted a different one saying it was booked however the restaurant had only two tables that were used. Staff rushed us in every couse like they wanted us out. It was not a good experience on a very special day. We will not go back and would not recommend the least.

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OT
Berkshire
1 review
Dined on 17 July 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Always good food - highly recommended

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e
Berkshire
60 reviews
Dined on 7 July 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Aya Court never disappoints! When we want a special and delicious meal
we know where to go. Fortunately for us it is nearby, but it would definitely be worth the drive if necessary. The welcome is warm and sincere, the staff are all very professional, and the food is unusual and absolutely superb. It is a bit pricy, but worth it for a special treat. We're already looking forward to our next visit!

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SO
Berkshire
1 review
Dined on 29 June 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Best chinese restaurant outside of London!

Amazing Peking Duck...

Excellent service.A real find.

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A
Birmingham
6 reviews
Dined on 26 June 2018
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 4

Well eaten here quite a few times. Not cheap but good. However the other night was absolutely spot on, getting on for Hakkasan quality.

Found out head chef was off and Maitre D' was covering. Turns out he's a chef and although we lime to see you out front, out back stay please as food was absolutely the best we've had there!!

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MO
London
2 reviews
Dined on 3 June 2018
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 4

Fantastic food with more interesting dishes than the average Aisian restaurant. Service was very good but was surprised to find they had added on 10% service without mentioning it to us. We would have gladly given them 15%

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J
Berkshire
1 review
Dined on 2 June 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

4 of us had dinner recently to celebrate a birthday and anniversary. We couldn't have had a better evening. The welcome, service, ambience and of course food were the best. Thank you for making such a pleasant evening for us all.

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B
London
2 reviews
Dined on 29 May 2018
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

Lovely freshly cooked food. Best Chinese around for miles. Expensive but worth paying extra for a special occasion.

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M
Kent
1 review
Dined on 26 May 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Second time we have eaten here. Food is delicious, great quality, wide range of choices. Talented chef. Staff extremely helpful, polite and attentive. Ambience is perfect, you can have a dinner for two without feeling that you are on top of other diners. The restaurant can cater for small or large groups. Wonderful venue - will definitely return.

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LC
1 review
Dined on 28 April 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 3

We had an excellent meal. Food and service was great.
Will visit again.

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l
London
2 reviews
Dined on 26 April 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 5

The spicy food was very nice but perhaps too much.
Staff were flexible with making adapting the dish and also with our dining time

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M
1 review
Dined on 25 April 2018
Overall 4food 5service 2ambience 4

Aya court has great food, the ambience is also good. I would definitely recommend the Peking duck, it is on the expensive side but is one of the better Peking ducks, if not, the best you will experience.

So if you are looking for great food and are not worried about the price, maybe because it’s a special occasions then it’s a great place for the food. But you will also have to past the unjustified service charge. The service is probably the weakest part of the experience. There is certainly a large room for improvement. They are not very welcoming and do not seem to appreciate your custom. They seem more interested in getting you out of the door once you have finished your meal.

Overall the food makes up for the rest of the review because it is excellent but you will also have to bare the cost, it is a shame the service lets it down as it has potential to be fantastic and if the service was good the cost and the value for money would also improve in turn.

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DC
Berkshire
2 reviews
Dined on 19 April 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We tried Aya Court on Monday 16th April and everyone was happy and we tried again Thursday 19/April with more relatives. Food & services were equally good. We are all impressed with the food & people.

Our cousin immediately booked for a table to celebrate his 1st anniversary in May.

No doubt we will go back to Aya Court again.

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DC
Berkshire
1 review
Dined on 16 April 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great recommendation from a friend.
Nice food & service is excellent & friendly.
We are going back there for dinner again this week...

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D
London
15 reviews
Dined on 15 April 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We've been to this restaurant many times but this place creates high level of satisfaction to us every single time .

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e
Berkshire
60 reviews
Dined on 13 April 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We enjoyed an absolutely delicious and creative dinner at Aya Court. Everything was perfect: the decor, the attentive and friendly staff, and particularly the beautifully presented food. It was difficult to choose, and we can't wait to return to try other dishes. The BEST Chinese ever!

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OT
London
9 reviews
Dined on 29 March 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Moved into the area from London last month glad to have found a decent restaurant. Good choices of beautiful presented dishes with very attentive service.

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London
18 reviews
Dined on 24 March 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Having dined here many times, I can honestly say the food and service is getting better and better, the new menu is very extensive and the ingredients are really of a high quality compare to other restaurants which reflex why they are so busy. A big thanks for the complimentary fruit platter for my wife’s Birthday .

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OT
Berkshire
1 review
Dined on 23 March 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Wonderful food

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AS
Berkshire
28 reviews
Dined on 17 March 2018
Overall 1food 1service 1ambience 1

Limited menu due to the fact that they do not have any chefs in the kitchen to support the usually extensive menu.
The dishes were served barely warm and most were cold.
The service was extremely poor.
Sadly, this is the third occasion that we have had and service and I will no longer sue them.

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