The Crystal Palace Chinese in Old Harlow has been trading for over 25 years but it was unfortunately involved in a major fire . During the last 15 months it is under major refurbishment & we are planning to open around June 2017 . When we re open it will be called ''Sams Crystal Palace '' & i hope to see everyone once again .
BOOKING TIMES Friday & Saturday :
If you want to Book your Table for Friday & Saturdays - we can only take Bookings from 7.30pm or Later . This allow us to give the Best possible service available & we hope to maintain this Booking slot for a long long time to come ( This Booking slot does not apply from Sunday to Thursday - Closed on Tuesday )
Our New restaurant will be serving an À la carte menu only , similar to other Chinese in Harlow - we will no longer do our Banquet Menu but a House Sam's Special Set Meal & we hope people will still support us & i promise to do my utmost to give everyone the Best possible service & Food to all our Customers .
Our Restaurant can now cater for Private Bookings with the latest Karaoke System for Family Do's - Birthdays & Hen Nights etc - We have one Private Karaoke Room Upstairs for 18 people in our VIP Room & we also have a Shared Karaoke Lounge upstairs for another 18 people so you can book the entire upstairs for 30 people for Private parties .
Downstairs seats about 55 people for meal only BUT for Private Party Booking it can do about 70 people for Karaoke & Disco & you can rent the entire Restaurant for up to 90 people for Private Bookings & Wedding Receptions & Private Functions . Our Karaoke system has all the Latest songs available with Disco lights etc ( also we have recently installed the Latest Chinese Karaoke Machine for the Asian Community) making your Karaoke evening with us a memorable one .
Karaoke System & Machine :
Our Karaoke System is online & is so so easy to use & have all the latest songs available .You simply tap in the Artist or the songs you like & it pops up on screen . Everyone who has ever been to Sams Karaoke night has always been Happy with our Karaoke System & have always had a Fantastic night Singing Karaoke with us . I wan to make Sams Chinese restaurant with a Higher standard then the average Chinese Restaurant so we will have to Charge you slightly more for our Service ( there is NO service Charge )
There is a Private Room upstairs where you can Book the VIP Karaoke Room ( minimum for 10 People ) for Karaoke & Parties where you can Sing & Dance with all your Friends without disturbing others . This room is Perfect for Birthdays , Hen nights & Leaving Do's with our latest karaoke System .
The Karaoke Rooms can be rented out ( Minimum of 10 People ) There are 2 Options : the Platter one Course Buffet @ £25pp & the 2 Course meal @ £30pp . You can have the room from 8pm to Midnight with Karaoke & Food & disco . To secure your booking we need £10pp deposit asap ( within 5 days of enquiry ) & Payment in Full 1 week from Booking Date - If no deposit is received within 5 Days of your enquiry date it is classed as an provisional Booking only & you may loose your booking slot . We also need 2 weeks notice if you want to cancel your booking otherwise you will loose your deposit .
Polite warning - You are not allow to bring your own Drinks into our Karaoke Bar - anyone caught doing so will be Fine £100 & you could be ask to leave our Premises .
If you can't wait for Friday & Saturday - we offer a Generous Karaoke Offer Sunday to thursday ( minimum for 8 People ) for the Platter Buffet @£20pp with Food & karaoke from 8pm to 11pm with a Free Shot ( Sourz ) each & a Bottle of our House Bubbly .
We do not take Karaoke Bookings for people under 18 years old - To Book your Karaoke Room you must have an Adult present throughout the entire evening .
Book your table or Karaoke Room on Your Birthday & you can eat Free for Set meal & Karaoke Booking only ( Id needed - Driving / Provisional Licence or Passport ID only ) available if Booking is for more than 2 People : This offer is only available if you pre book your table in advance & let us know it's for a Birthday .This offer is NOT available without prior notice .
Please Note - If your name is not in our Booking's Book , you cannot claim this Special Offer .
Dress Codes & Minimum Charge :
There is a Strict Dress code for Customers – we do not allow Shorts & Vest ( men ) in our Restaurant . No working Clothes is allowed ( Example Painters & Builders clothing ) & You must be smartly dressed .
There is a Minimum Spending Charge of £15pp for Dining in our Restaurant , We do not do Take Away in our Main Restaurant , Please use our Take Away Shop Golden Dragon .
Booking Your Table :
Please Book your table in advance for Fridays & saturdays from 7.30pm or later . Although we honour your Booking BUT we can refuse your table if you Break our Dress code or you are under age & we also reserve the RIGHT to refuse serving you without explanation .
Children under 14 years old are welcome on Sundays after 5pm ( it's a Family Day ) Children under 10 Years old is 1/2 Price for Set Meals - You're Welcome :)
We do not advice ( allow ) Children under 14 years old on any other days as it's NOT suitable due to the small seating area downstairs . How ever if you Book for a private room upstairs or you Book the entire main Dining room Downstairs , then obviously it is fine . I hope people will understand - should you want to Bring your small child along & you are unable to get a Baby Sitter , please call me in advance & i will try my Best to work something out ....
kind regards ah Sam