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Food World Gourmet Cafe

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148 Keira St, Wollongong, New South Wales 2500, Australia
+61242259655
Today
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Tue 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wed - Sat 11:30 am - 9:00 pm

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  • 15
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 1
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  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Love this place

Have been going here for years and it takes me back to travels in Asia. Great squid and love the combination Szechuan with rice noodles. Good value.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 10, 2015
EJaneH47
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Wollongong, Australia
Good for:
  • Reservations
  • Takeout
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41 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Wollongong, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Have been going here for years and it takes me back to travels in Asia. Great squid and love the combination Szechuan with rice noodles. Good value.

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Wollongong
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

We regularly visit here. The food is always tasty, portions are huge, service is unbelievably fast and at $10 a meal, you've got to be happy! Decor is pretty ordinary, but hey, I'd prefer them to focus on what they currently are. You don't go here on a romantic date. But for a quick/cheap meal after shopping or after watching... More 

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NSW
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96 reviews 96 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

We eat here regularly and recommend the Honey Chicken! The service is great and you do not wait long for your meal. It is easy to take young children here. There is a bathroom available. The tables are close together. It's cosy! Most of the time, we park in side streets not far away. Make sure you over order so... More 

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Wagga Wagga, Australia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Food came pretty quick and is very well priced for the quality of food. I wish the food they had labelled spicy was actually spicy instead of being insipid. Would definitely recommend to those who don't like spicy or hot food.

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Wollongong, Australia
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

Food world doesn't have the prettiest shop front and probably isn't the place to take your valentine, but it is a great restaurant. Busy, cheap and massive delicious meals. For $10 you will get a meal that will be a struggle to finish. A great place when you're after that noisier outing with mates or kids.

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Wollongong, Australia
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Ordered salty spicy pork large special fried rice and sate chicken. As usually delicious and couldn't finish. Complimentary Chinese tea very attentive staff. All up good experience

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Wollongong, Australia
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Favourite place to get Chinese food in Wollongong. Very quick service for eat in or takeaway love the retro vibe and massive handwritten menu super cute

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Wollongong, Australia
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014 via mobile

Another great food night for my family and I. A meal each plus 2 entres for 3 people is cheaper than one meal at other resturants in Wollongong. Just great food.

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Sydney, Australia
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Very easy place to dine, inexpensive and good food. Asian style food, basic tables and chairs but you will find you go back there time and again.

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Newcastle, Australia
Top Contributor
157 reviews 157 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

Excellent Chinese food, best I've had in a long time. Large portions and great prices to boot!! Wish this place was in my hometown!! Very busy no frills restaurant, we went a bit later when it was quieter.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 148 Keira St, Wollongong, New South Wales 2500, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Wollongong
  • Phone Number: +61242259655

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 4 - 9
  • Cuisine: Chinese, Vegetarian, Vietnamese
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm

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