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The Sapphire Chinese Restaurant

23 Byron Street, Inverell, New South Wales 2360, Australia (Formerly Sapphire Chinese Restaurant)
(02) 67222266
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Ranked #7 of 14 Restaurants in Inverell
Cuisines: Chinese, Malaysian
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English first
Inverell, Australia
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014 NEW

I decided to go here for an outing with my family, but we were absolutely disgusted with the service we recieved. One waitress in particular by the name of Lauren was extremely rude and unwelcoming. She was swearing and huffing and puffing, taking personal phone calls and loudly swearing into the phone. Scowl on her face the whole 1.5 hours... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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106 reviews 106 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Would have gone here but noticed they have been fined twice in recent times for poor food hygiene, as much as I was tempted by the good reviews, I did not want to chance food poisoning. The fact they have been fines twice is a concern , it means they haven't cleaned up their act or changed their bad practices.

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Sydney, Australia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Love coming here for dinner when travelling on business to the country. Friendly staff. Food really great. cant believe i have to leave Sydney to get `a decent feed of Chinese. I had the Mongolian Lamb which was served on as sizzling hot plate. the old saying of the sizzle sell it. definitely true. Followed by an old favourite of... More 

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Coffs Harbour, Australia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We went here because of the rave reviews on trip advisor. I wish we would have saved the money! Our drinks came at the end of the meal, the rice was forgotten with the main meal and after getting up to ask a waiter where the rice was (he was busy folding napkins) it arrived at the end of our... More 

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australia
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89 reviews 89 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

There is great appeal as soon as you enter this spacious , clean and cosy restaurant with typical chinese decor. The 4 of us ordered a variety of 5 dishes which were really tasty except for the sambul chicken which lacked spicyness and flavour. The mixed seafood was excellent as was the sweet and sour pork. They allow BYO at... More 

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Surfers Paradise, Australia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We had a party of eight [which included two children] we had the thirteen dollar smorgasbord and found the food hot and delicious. When some dishes were depleted the owner had fresh food cooked for us. We were so surprised to get such great service in a small country town, Inverell. Would return for this quality, cheap meal. We were... More 

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Medowie, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

The service was very good , staff were attentive, the portion size was more than generous. Have a great night

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Inverell, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

Great food, friendly staff, close to shopping centre with lots of room inside the restaurant. Thanks guys, Tania :o)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

Great duck and garlic prawns. Australian options for kids too. Restaurant decor could do with an update, but was more than satisfactory.

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Stanthorpe, Australia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2013

The service was attentive and the food came very quickly. The portion size was generous. We greatly enjoyed our meal. Even though fully licensed you can BYO wine for $2 per head corkage

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Address: 23 Byron Street, Inverell, New South Wales 2360, Australia (Formerly Sapphire Chinese Restaurant)
Phone Number: (02) 67222266
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Inverell
Cuisine: Chinese, Malaysian

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