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Dragon Valley Chinese Restaurant

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41 Holmes Rd, Melbourne, Victoria 3039, Australia
(03) 9370 2752
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good food!!!

Don't let the appearance of the small inside restaurant put you off. We had take away. Food was very well priced and of good quality. Service was friendly and quick. Restaurant inside is small and I may not eat in. But take away id highly recommend. We will be back :)

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 days ago
Anthony S
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Coopernook, Australia
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Coopernook, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Don't let the appearance of the small inside restaurant put you off. We had take away. Food was very well priced and of good quality. Service was friendly and quick. Restaurant inside is small and I may not eat in. But take away id highly recommend. We will be back :)

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Thank Anthony S
Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Restaurant nothing flash but the food is fantastic. Best lemon chicken I have ever had anywhere! The banquet for two was a winner, that much food I nearly exploded. I would highly recommend to put this on the list for somewhere to eat if your passing through. I will definitely go out of my way to eat there again! It's... More 

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Thank John C
Sunbury, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015

New owners, a lot more shy than the previous ones. Decor average, but small and cosy when it filled up. The food is what you come here for. It is sensational. All home made, fresh and decent sized. Very cheap, and good service. Would highly recommend it for those who livenear Moonee Ponds.

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1 Thank Linnell104
Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 via mobile

This is not your upmarket Chinese restaurant. It's an old fashioned spot- as I remember Chinese restaurants in the 70s- but clean & pleasant. The staff are friendly & the food is excellent. A favorite spot for most locals.

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Thank themotherdingo
Melbourne
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013

This small Chinese restaurant has been in the same Family for well over thirty years.The food is beautiful, the prices amazing and it has the feel of a family kitchen. You need to book on weekends, and Friday, and, in fact, we book every time we go, because it is often booked out througfh the week as well. Maybe I... More 

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Thank Shaz081
Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2013

This eatery has been here forever and has quite a local following. It is small and does take away and very reasonably priced. I have been eating here for more than 20 years on and off and my most recent experience may be my last. The owners and their sons seem like they are tired ( and they maybe after... More 

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Thank Forest G
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2012 via mobile

Reasonably priced and a comfortable easy going restaurant. Don't go without trying the lemon chicken. Oh and it's BYO beer which makes it affordable

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2012

My family and I have been eating Wend'y food for more than 20 yrs. It's always tasty and served with a smile. Affordable, fresh and flavoursome food. A relaxed and casual atmosphere that feels like a family home. A well kept secret with all the locals.

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Thank Anastacia16
Essendon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2011

The Dragon Valley has been there for as long as I can remember. it's one of your salt of the earth local Chinese restaurants with consistently good food and service. The only criticism I would have would be that the food can be a little slow to reach the table at times, other than that all good here. The DV... More 

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Thank Groeneveld
Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2010

The prices at this Chinese Restaurant were very good. We went with a group of friends from work who all loved the food. I had the lemon chicken and the short soup as an entree. I have had much better lemon chicken and short soup at other chinese restaurants.The ambiance is more of a cafe feel. I must have ordered... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 41 Holmes Rd, Melbourne, Victoria 3039, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: (03) 9370 2752

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Chinese
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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