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148 Keira St, Wollongong, New South Wales 2500, Australia
+61242259655
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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
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Takeout

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  • 19
    Excellent
  • 18
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 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
Always reliable

Quick service. Can be in and out in 30 minutes if you need to be! Always reliable hot meals. Delicious! Kid friendly, provides high chair and kid meal selection.

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 26, 2015
Shelly C
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Wollongong, Australia
via mobile
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Adelaide, Australia
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015

We were a group of 10 cyclists and discovered this fantastic restaurant for dinner. We had cycled 100 klms that day so were hungry. We ordered a variety of dishes, plus spring rolls and every one was delicious. I don't think we left even a grain of rice on our plates. We all said we would definitely go there again... More 

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Thank Enrico F
Wollongong, Australia
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015 via mobile

Quick service. Can be in and out in 30 minutes if you need to be! Always reliable hot meals. Delicious! Kid friendly, provides high chair and kid meal selection.

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Thank Shelly C
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 via mobile

We have been coming here for close to 20 years and we are never disappointed. From the entrees of Food World spring rolls to the pork paper rolls and the deep fried spicy and salty squid, to my all time favourite main meal combination rice noodles I just love this place. My husband loves the wonton soups and all the... More 

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Thank Sally B
Wollongong, Australia
Level Contributor
22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

There is a big variety to select from, from entrees to mains were all exceptionally nice, very relaxed casual setting, service is good and very well priced, food is very clean and enjoyable.

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Thank Southcoast_3
Wollongong
Level Contributor
60 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 via mobile

We have eaten here for many years we have never had a bad meal over the last 15 + years. The meals are fresh and consistent even time we have a meal.So every time we head to Wollongong it is the first place we head for. Well done to the lovely owner who is always happy to see us.

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Thank OutthereWollongong
Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

I have been coming here for over 15 years. Although I dont live in Wollongong anymore, everytime I'm in town this is a must place for me. The food is always great. The service is quick. And it's a nice cheap eatery. Highly recommended.

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Wollongong, Australia
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015 via mobile

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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Thank EJaneH47
Wollongong
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39 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 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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Thank BlackInk67
NSW
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125 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 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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Thank Kiwi1963
Wagga Wagga, Australia
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56 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015 via mobile

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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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, Asian, 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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?