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Lau's Family Kitchen

4 Acland Street, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
8598 9880
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Ranked #3 of 174 Restaurants in St Kilda
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Chinese
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Melbourne, Australia
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75 reviews 75 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

High price but delicious ! Ordered 3 dishes amongst three people and loved the way that they re-portioned each dish so we each had a mini serve.

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melbourne
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97 reviews 97 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
385 helpful votes 385 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Once again our Friday luncheon for 11 was upon us, and the decision was to try Lau's for its great reputation and lineage. Not to mention its proximity to most of the group. Seated inside our order was for a variety of 6 different meals combined with two excellent wines from their available selection. White for starters followed by a... More

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New York City, New York
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41 reviews 41 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

For those of us who remember Gilbert Laos heydays at The Flowerdrum,his family carries on the proud and skillful delivery of the freshest and most authentic Chinese food in Melbourne.. We visit regularly and talk about the perfection of the dishes for weeks.

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Mission Beach, Australia
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110 reviews 110 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 via mobile

Managed to get a table for 3 at 6 pm without a reservation and we were given 2 hours which was fine. We ordered fresh squid, Shumai and minced pork with eggplant. Beautiful bottle of Tasmania Pinot & 2 glasses of Chardonnay and the bill came to $150!The service and quality of food were excellent but fore a "quick bite... More

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24 reviews 24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Lau's is one of the best Chinese restaurants in Melbourne, from very knowledgeable staff to the authentic cuisine, this is a must. They provide two sittings, 6pm & 8pm, a great environment and a great night out. Well worth the trip!

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new zealand
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Food was fresh and yummy just what we wanted after a big day of travel and meetings. Great wine choice too.

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Hobart
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29 reviews 29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

I managed to get a table on a Friday night. The place was packed and the food was great. I ordered the duck and pork belly. They were so good. The service was excellent, efficient and friendly. If you are in St Kilda, do it!

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Geelong
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39 reviews 39 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Love this place. Great service, perfect food beautifully simple clean Chinese food. Always busy the staff are incredibly attentive and happy to help. We had made a booking which was good as it was busy on a Tuesday night. Our dumplings were delicious and the Steamed Barrumundi was beautifully prepared. The restaurant has a great vibe, lots of people chattering... More

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8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

We ordered the pork belly, steamed barramundi and fried rice. Pork belly came with a plum sauce. Delicious. Barramundi tasted really fresh, with no discernable fishy taste. Staff were attentive.

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Sydney, Australia
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30 reviews 30 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

This would have to be one of our favourite restaurants. It's pricey but the food is so good, so fresh and the whole ambiance just works.

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Additional Information about Lau's Family Kitchen

Address: 4 Acland Street, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
Phone Number: 8598 9880
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Port Phillip  >  St Kilda
Cuisine: Chinese

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