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254 Coogee Bay Rd, Coogee, Randwick, New South Wales 2034, Australia
9665-4935
Today
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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  • 1
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  • 2
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Good Old Fashion Chinese Restaurant in Coogee for over 35 years

Nothing fancy here with the decor. Not high class at all. After all, this is good old fashion Chinese. Its been in Coogee for over 30 years. Eastern Sea is all about the food and reasonably priced as well. Many (Aussie) locals eat here all the time and that's really all you need to know. Plenty of... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 12, 2015
Amayzingone
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Sydney, Australia
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English first
Sydney, Australia
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Nothing fancy here with the decor. Not high class at all. After all, this is good old fashion Chinese. Its been in Coogee for over 30 years. Eastern Sea is all about the food and reasonably priced as well. Many (Aussie) locals eat here all the time and that's really all you need to know. Plenty of take-away going out... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 via mobile

When you feel like good Chinese food nothing else would do and after a three hour walk to Bondi Beach and back I was starving. As a Canadian, traveling in Australia, sometimes you don't have access to WiFi and therefore a connection to a myriad of fellow Interneter's take on local food. I definitely recommend searching online review's before venturing... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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50 reviews 50 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

I have been going to eastern sea for over 20 years and it never fails to deliver. The San chow bow, the special fried rice the combination soup the Mongolian beef. Yes for sure there are the old favourites but they still taste good

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11 reviews 11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

I have been coming here for over 40 years now and I have never walked out unsatisfied , my favourite is the large homemade spring rolls and their crispy skin chicken.

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Surfers Paradise, Australia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

We had delicious hot and sour soup, crispy skin lemon chicken (exquisite) and beef in black bean sauce ( lovely slices of top quality beef) and tea. There was no charge for corkage and the service was excellent. The restaurant was also producing a high volume of takeaway with the cars double parked outside.

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sydney, australia
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132 reviews 132 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
165 helpful votes 165 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

I've dined here a number of times over the years, most recently in early December 2013. I've mostly always had the same basic dish, I'm not sure of the English name but it consists of egg noodles with wanton and char siu. I find the dish to be suitable here as it isn't too oily. The dish set comes with... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

Loved the food which was reasonably priced. Staff happy to assist, got the impression nothing would be too much trouble for them.

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Sydney
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117 reviews 117 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

There is nothing fancy here but the food is really good Chinese. The restaurant décor is quite basic but the service is fine and the prices are very reasonable.

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Sydney, Australia
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53 reviews 53 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2013

Grew up with this restaurant. Loved the food as a kid and still do now. Best fried rice in Sydney! Love the combination long and short soup

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Sydney, Australia
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72 reviews 72 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2013

Eat here alot and never disappointed. Love the salt and pepper calamari. BYO no corkage. Been here in Coogee for years and have a loyal following. I think its the best local Chinese around and is very reasonably priced.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 254 Coogee Bay Rd, Coogee, Randwick, New South Wales 2034, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Randwick  >  Coogee
  • Phone Number: 9665-4935

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Asian
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?