Little Valley

4.6
107 reviews
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$40 and under
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Chinese
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  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
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Little Valley is brought to you by the team behind the hatted Rick Shores.

A melting pot of culture and influences, much like Hong Kong is to greater Asia, and what Fortitude Valley represents to Brisbane.

Little Valley aspires to carry on the rich Chinese cultural heritage of the Fortitude Valley area, with new takes on traditional dishes from many of the great and varied regional cuisines of China.

From Guangdong to Shandong, Hunan to Yunnan, there are influences drawn from all over this diverse country with dishes that suit our south-east Queensland lifestyle at the fore.
What 107 People Are Saying
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1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 3Food 3Service 3Ambience 2

The experience the little valley were attempting to give us as the customer has a solid idea behind it however the banquet menu was overpriced for the experience and flavour.

The flavour was higher than standard but not 4-5 star quality.

We also pre-booked a table and arrived on time and were told wait at the bar for our table.

Upon reflection the night was fun but I would not recommend it to a friend.

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C
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 4Food 5Service 5Ambience 2

Amazing food and exceptional service. The venue, unfortunately was loud which made conversation difficult.

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DS
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Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Really enjoyable lunch for the 2 of us. Excellent food and great service, really good advice around the menu.

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KW
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Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

So. Damn. Good. Could live on the prawn and truffle dumplings - genius!

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MR
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Excellent food and service. Dumplings were phenomenal!

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OT
1 review
Dined on 10 February 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We had a lovely lunch, ended up staying in the courtyard for some cocktails after.

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KE
1 review
Dined on 8 February 2019
Overall 3Food 1Service 5Ambience 4

The atmosphere was promising and the drinks were delicious. They ran out of amaretto after one order and the food was very average. The service was fantastic.

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v
1 review
Dined on 8 February 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

What an amazing restaurant. The food , service, and atmosphere was 5 stars. The waiter was very helpful and effeciant. And we were pleasantly surprised with the Lion dance, as it was Chinese New Year. Will definitely return. Great night was had by all. Thank you to all the staff at The Little Valley especially the chefs. Amazing

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LS
1 review
Dined on 7 February 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Love it, great for group dinner / party / celebration. Really nice courtyard bar

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DS
1 review
Dined on 7 February 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 4

Great Service and Fabulous Food can’t wait to come back

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RR
1 review
Dined on 2 February 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

excellent and interesting food, great room, fantastic service...

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DN
1 review
Dined on 19 January 2019
Overall 3Food 2Service 4Ambience 5

Beautiful venue, ambience and service however I thought the food was below average. We had the 75 tasting menu and it felt like every course had the same chilli chutney type sauce smothered on everything so everything tasted the same and it got tiring. The matches wines were great but food mediocre.

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n
1 review
Dined on 19 January 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

I've been to Little Valley multiple times and it doesn't disappoint. Service is on point, along with the food. Perfect for a date or lunch/dinner with friends.

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R
3 reviews
Dined on 18 January 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 3

We had the $75 set menu. Some VERY hot dishes- too hot for most of us. Dessert was “ interesting”. Suggest you order to suit from menu rather than get set menu.

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D
1 review
Dined on 13 January 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

It was one of the best restaurants I’ve been too. The food was amazinggg but what really stood out to me was the service! Best service I’ve ever had! Not one staff member wasn’t friendly. They all said hello and goodbye. Couldn’t recommend highly enough!!

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JL
1 review
Dined on 12 January 2019
Overall 4Food 5Service 4Ambience 4

Amazing venue and delicious food, highly recommend this place

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TP
1 review
Dined on 12 January 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Great food, great service! Banquet menu was first class. Enjoyed every bite

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SM
1 review
Dined on 23 December 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

10 out of 10 for this awesome restaurant. Service was great and the food was amazing. Would fully recommend.

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BH
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Dined on 21 December 2018
Overall 3Food 2Service 5Ambience 5

Can only discribe the food as tasteless and would not order the same meals again. And due to price we would not waste the money again

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OT
1 review
Dined on 21 December 2018
Overall 5Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

Amazing! Service was 10/10, food was great, drinks menu great... only thing I could critic was the size of the pork in the main could have been cut up smaller to use with chopsticks. But seriously, all in all - ABSOLUTELY AMAZING and will be back for sure!

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KM
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Dined on 19 December 2018
Overall 3Food 3Service 2Ambience 4

Most of the plates I had were very enjoyable, or if not my cup of tea, at least unique and creative. Great atmosphere, and the bar staff were very friendly. Would recommend to people who enjoy spice and the idea of a fusion yum cha experience

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CW
1 review
Dined on 15 December 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Delicious food.
Very friendly and efficient staff.
We had a lovely lunch with friends.
Have already recommended this restaurant to neighbours.

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L
1 review
Dined on 14 December 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Loved it! Food was amazing. Service was faultless.

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OT
1 review
Dined on 13 December 2018
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

Interesting combinations. Some dishes super spicy - loads of chillis - but no real warning on the menu about the level of spice. Some dishes absolutely divine though.

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N
1 review
Dined on 7 December 2018
Overall 3Food 2Service 3Ambience 4

Banquet option nowhere near as nice as it was a couple of months ago. Didn’t enjoy a couple of the dishes.

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LS
1 review
Dined on 7 December 2018
Overall 5Food 4Service 5Ambience 4

Absolutely fabulous,only thing I would change,chilli crab &pork soup dumplings I would serve in ceramic spoons due to the fact that that they can and do burst open leaving a mess on the table and not enough gorgeous liquid for me !,, otherwise awsome ,will definitely return.

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N
1 review
Dined on 6 December 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Great ambience, obliging staff, fantastic food. I had no idea a spring roll could taste so good? Will be back, and soon!

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LR
1 review
Dined on 1 December 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Exceptional service and exciting food options. Thank you for a memorable occasion!

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JJ
1 review
Dined on 29 November 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

I booked a table at Little Valley for lunch on my birthday and they made the day so special! The staff are wonderful and go out of their way to make sure everything is looked after. The interior is modern with lots of natural light and clean lines. We had a few different food preferences at our table- gluten free, paleo and vegetarian but everyone left feeling satisfied! Lots of the food is from Australian sourced ingredients, it looks fantastic and tastes delicious. The summer signature drinks and house infusions go down a treat! I can not speak highly enough of Little Valley! Do yourself a favour and check it out :)

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BP
1 review
Dined on 24 November 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

A friend recommended I check this place out as I was looking for good Chinese food that I was used to growing up. Amazing food , presentation ,service and atmosphere. We had the banquet and it had a good range of what’s on their menu. I definitely will be back to try more stuff !

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JW
1 review
Dined on 24 November 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We had a lovely meal for my husbands birthday.
Dan was our waiter and he was very accomodating and friendly.

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D
7 reviews
Dined on 23 November 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Another sensational meal at Little Valley. Looking forward to a return visit in a couple of weeks. Hard to pick a favorite dish as eveything is so good. The scallops are heavenly.

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PH
1 review
Dined on 22 November 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Fantastic food service and price. Good job people!!

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DG
1 review
Dined on 22 November 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Good size share plates, which a good variety of foods to choose from.
Enjoyed the different varieties of beer !

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O
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Dined on 18 November 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

My husband and I had the most lovely dinner. Polite and professional service of the most flavourful and delicious Chinese that I think I’ve ever had! Beautiful cocktails and wine list. All very affordable! We will highly recommend to our friends and will certainly be back - I think this may be my new favourite dinner spot!

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SF
1 review
Dined on 17 November 2018
Overall 2Food 1Service 4Ambience 4

We enjoyed the ambience of the restaurant and had good service but found the food extremely disappointing, as were the drinks. We'd heard great things and were celebrating a significant celebration. The potato spring rolls were tasteless and the fish and rice was plain and disappointing. The ink gin I had poured for me was awful - i think the tonic was off and it doesn't mix well with orange which is what it was served with.

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GP
1 review
Dined on 17 November 2018
Overall 3Food 4Service 2Ambience 3

This is my 2nd time to Little Valley. This time we went there for lunch. Food was good, but staff was not so attentive.

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D
7 reviews
Dined on 16 November 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Super delicious food with impeccable service. Deserves 6 stars. I'll be dreaming of the scallops until I come back again.

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EB
1 review
Dined on 15 November 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Little in name, big on flavours
Little Valley was very impressive.
The best Chinese I have had for a very long time. The food is of a very high standard. So delicious!
The staff were very friendly yet professional. They knew both food and wine menu very well, and made some good recommendations.
The venue is central and the interior was very stylish.
Thanks Little Valley for a great evening :)

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MZ
1 review
Dined on 15 November 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 3

A modern twist on traditional Chinese cuisine and very enjoyable dining experience. Went for dinner with family and ordered the $55pp "feed me" banquet. Portion sizes were fair for all entrees and very generous for the main course, good value for money given the quality of food. You'll pay about market value for cocktails ($18-21) but there are some unique options available and are worth the price. Highlights for me were the prawn and truffle dumplings and the friendly, attentive and efficient service.

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