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Best Chinese Restaurants in Essendon

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4.8
Exceptional(25)
Price: Moderate
• Chinese • Brunswick
Booked 8 times today
In an intimate setting, splashed in shades of neon and pastel, Casa Chino celebrates the vibrant entwining of Chinese cuisine with Latin American influences. This 90-seat open-style bar with an alfresco space will offer a collection of Chino-Latino share plates and luminous cocktails.Our specially crafted cocktail program celebrates the quintessential Peruvian spirit, Pisco, with a selection of Pisco sours alongside a curated collection of Victorian and South American wines. Discover the captivating blend of Latin American & Chinese dining right here in Brunswick.
A photo of Lagoon Dining restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(507)
Price: Expensive
• Chinese • Carlton
Booked 1 time today
Lagoon Dining is a gem located in the heart of Lygon Street, serving delicious Asian cuisine. The restaurant has received raving reviews for its modern take on traditional Asian techniques, creating exquisite dishes "packed with goodness" such as glossy pork ribs likened to those found in the street markets of Taipei. Patrons especially commend the chilled tofu with crispy chilli oil and the beef tartare with fried Asian doughnuts. Lagoon Dining also offers an impressive selection of wines, all thoughtfully paired with the dishes. The detailed service, warm ambience, and fantastic food make Lagoon Dining a must-visit for Asian food aficionados.
A photo of Sleepy's cafe and wine bar restaurant
4.9
Exceptional(12)
Price: Expensive
• Chinese • Carlton North
Neighbourhood cafe and wine bar with a Chinese influence
A photo of Cha Ching restaurant
4.5
Awesome(334)
Price: Expensive
• Chinese • Melbourne CBD
Booked 55 times today
Cha Ching boasts outstanding Asian cuisine with a distinct focus on flavor balance, quality, and innovative dishes. From their renowned sashimi and spring rolls to the unique Korean chicken and eggplant tempura, Cha Ching cultivates a diverse and satisfying menu. Reviewers commend the restaurant's excellent service, speed, and attention to detail, reflecting a commitment to an overall enjoyable dining experience. The atmosphere has been described as fantastic, though a bit noisy, and the location and venue receive high praise for their charm and comfort. A definite crowd-pleaser is their "Feed Me" menu, which offers great value for a variety of their highly recommended dishes. Their intriguing and flavorful cocktails also seem to be customer favorites. Despite being a relatively new establishment, Cha Ching is fast becoming a favorite in the local dining scene.
A photo of Shark Fin Inn restaurant
4.0
Excellent(111)
Price: Moderate
• Chinese • Melbourne CBD
Booked 26 times today
Shark Fin Inn is an iconic Cantonese restaurant highly praised for its consistently good food and quality service. Receiving high reviews from Hong Kong natives and Yum Cha lovers alike, the restaurant is adored for its authentic dining experience, offering scrumptious Asian desserts, delicious dim sum, and a huge variety of food choices. Patrons recommend Shark Fin Inn for anyone visiting Melbourne or seeking a truly authentic Chinese meal. Praised for its excellent service, fast and efficient food delivery, and reasonable value, the restaurant has managed to retain loyal customers for many years, with some visiting for over 17 years.
A photo of Lee Ho Fook restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(40)
Price: Very Expensive
• Chinese • Melbourne CBD
Booked 10 times today
Lee Ho Fook means ‘good fortune for your mouth’ - inspired from the Warren Zevon lyrics in Werewolves of London.A Chinese restaurant, hidden down a Melbourne laneway, off the iconic Flinders Lane dining precinct.Our cuisine takes the legacy of deliciousness given to us by generations of Chinese Australians and taking it to a highly personal and creative direction.A new style of Chinese cuisine.From the mind of Victor Liong.
A photo of Hua Lu Peking Duck restaurant
4.0
Excellent(69)
Price: Expensive
• Chinese • Melbourne CBD
Booked 18 times today
Hua Lu Peking Duck offers a delightful culinary experience with an emphasis on authentic Chinese cuisine. Despite a slow start, patrons are universally enchanted by the delectable Peking duck and eggplant. There's widespread praise for the food's unique authenticity, setting them apart from typical Australian-Chinese establishments. The ambiance, characterized by beautiful interiors and private booth seating, is notably appreciated. The diligent service provided by the hardworking staff completes the fulfilling experience at Hua Lu. Reviewers also commend the Guangdong-style tea service and the restaurant's suitability for group gatherings and special occasions, such as birthdays. A notable observation is Hua Lu's popularity among locals, suggesting an enduring appreciation for their culinary offerings.
A photo of Secret Kitchen - Chinatown - Melbourne CBD restaurant
4.3
Awesome(714)
Price: Expensive
• Chinese • Melbourne CBD
Booked 3 times today
Located in the heart of Melbourne CBD, the Secret Kitchen - Chinatown is renowned for its authentic Asian cuisine, particularly its Yum Cha. Reviewers frequently praise the restaurant for its excellent food and service, declaring it as one of the best Chinese restaurants in Melbourne. The menu offers a wide variety of Yum Cha delights that consistently receive rave reviews for their freshness and deliciousness. Customer service is also highly regarded, with many patrons commending the friendliness and efficiency of the staff. It's a highly recommended destination for Yum Cha lovers and anyone looking for a memorable dining experience in Melbourne.
A photo of WangWang BBQ restaurant
4.5
Awesome(13)
Price: Expensive
• Chinese • Malvern
Booked 1 time today
WANGWANG BBQ is a contemporary Qiqihar charcoal BBQ restaurant with a sophisticated atmosphere. We serve all range full-blood wagyu, including wagyu A5 from Kumamoto, in only the best quality.
A photo of Tian38 restaurant
4.1
Excellent(48)
Price: Expensive
• Chinese • Melbourne CBD
Booked 15 times today
Tian38 – A contemporary and progressive approach to Chinese cuisine. Paying homage to Chinese cuisine of yesteryear whilst asking ourselves what the next step is in its evolution.Enter Tian38, simply a translation from “Shop38”, a nod to the simple naming convention some restaurants take in Hong Kong. Tian38 is a simple reference to our address in the heart of Melbourne’s Flinders Lane. A place where cultures intersect, a diversity is celebrated. Tian38 stakes in claim in contemporary Chinese cuisine.
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