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Ling Wah Restaurant

428 Nepean Hwy, Frankston, Victoria 3199, Australia
(03) 9781 5101
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Ranked #28 of 122 restaurants in Frankston
Dining options: Reservations
Most recent review
- Jun 7, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Melbourne
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

Haven't been to Ling Wah for a little while and after reading some average reviews we were a little hesitant, but thought we would decide for ourselves and so glad we did. Service was great, food was delicious and a very good evening was had!!

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Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Always a great meal and atmosphere. Priced well.. Great service and fast take away service as well. Been going for years

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Despite turning up at 9:40pm for a restaurant that closes at 11pm, we were no more than 5 metres from the door when the staff member walked to the door and locked it. He looked straight as us, before turning his back and turning off the lights. Do not advertise "open until 11pm" if you plan to close over an... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

We have been going to the Ling Wah for a number of years now. I am a self confessed connoisseur of Chinese cuisine and having sampled dishes from various restaurants in Australia and overseas, including Hon Kong and China and I would rate Ling Wah as one of the very best. Their wait staff are outstanding.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

Walked in and ordered a takeaway. Had to wait in excess of 30 minutes, although it was Valentine's Day, so that can be forgiven. Hot and Sour Soup was excellent. But the remainder of my food was very average. Soggy Sweet and Sour Fish was particulr disappointment.

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Toronto
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63 reviews 63 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

We have been coming here for years and the food and service is outstanding. Not sure why there is a recent bad review, this is very unusual we have never had a bad experience. A banquet at $34 a head is great value for such quality food.

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014 via mobile

ONE WORD - DISAPPOINTING We went there as a table of 6 for Mother's Day which was not overly busy. We waited for a while to be served drinks and were only served when we approached staff. When we got our drinks they were not what we ordered. No apologies made. We ordered our entrees and got extra of something... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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25 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

Ling Wah has been our favoured Chinese restaurant for nearly 30 years. The previous owner appears to have retired, and a younger generation has taken over. Continuing the tradition of wonderful food, with one welcome addition - roast duck. Our favourites are the beef with black bean sauce, chicken cutlets sweet and sour, and combination in a bird's nest. Highly... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013

Really Disappointed in our meal certainly not up to standard paid top dollar and left it there ,Happy New Year!! ,spoilt our nite

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Bangkok, Thailand
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51 reviews 51 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013 via mobile

Great tasting Chinese food on Xmas day - place was packed with locals. Amazing honey chicken (real honey), solid beef with blackbean and chicken fried rice with big chunks of white chicken. Highly recommend it.

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