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Peko Peko

190 Wells Street | Southbank, South Melbourne, Port Phillip, Victoria, Australia
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Cuisines: Asian
Dining options: Reservations
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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

We enjoyed the originality of the food which is shared by the owner who is from Tiawan. All the servers and food is delicious. Was our favorite place to eat in Melbourne. The servers are especially friendly and helpful in making your choices of foods.

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Hobart
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46 reviews 46 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

Wanted to try something a bit different so wandered up to Peko Peko from our accommodation. Cool decor and an interesting menu, but was disappointed with the satay beef and the fried rice. Pop chicken was good and prawn dumplings nice. Good value. Service was slowish and not great but it was a Friday night and reasonably busy. Overall would... More

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Medan, Indonesia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

Excellent ambience. This Taiwanese-themed cafe/restaurant serves excellent food. Long queues are guaranteed so either reserve your tables or brave the cold (during winter...)

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Australia
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52 reviews 52 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014 via mobile

What an amazing little restaurant! Quirky decor with a great vibe. Food was brilliant. We shared Steam Juicy Pork Dumplings which were soft and delicious with a great dipping sauce as well as Avocado Prawn Spring Rolls, crispy and light perfectly complimented by the creamy mayo and Tonkatsu sauce. Mains were Pop Chicken - very popular, nearly every table in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

Really very very yummy - loved it all. Desserts delicious. Wasabi prawn - delish! All fresh, tasty and generous servings.

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Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I would definitely recommend this restaurant/café for lunch and dinner. Fantastic food….good quality. I have been going to this restaurant from last 5 years and taste never and quality of food never changed. Recommend to all my friends and they loved it. Try once and you will become friend of Peko Peko :))

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Melbourne, Australia
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51 reviews 51 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

Went to Peko Peko for a reunion with our Taiwan alumnus group, and we're absolutely happy with the food. Definitely is one of the most authentic Taiwanese food I ever tasted in Melbourne. The pop corn chicken is sensational. So happy to find this place. Will go there again for sure. Believe me, worth to try ! My mouth is... More

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Adelaide
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31 reviews 31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2013

When in Melbourne we always eat here at least once. Good idea to book in advance as always very busy. Never been disappointed and the teenagers love the food. Good variety of food - doesn't look like much food when bought to table but is deceiving. A great little find will always go back :)

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2013 via mobile

Food is excellent - but prepare to wait for a long time, if you walk in and order a takeaway during office lunch hour. Staff is attentive and efficient. Not very expensive.

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Melbourne Australia
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46 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

This is a small inexpensive restaurant that is little more than a stone's throw from our Apartment in South Melbourne, so we frequent it often or utilise the take away. If it was a good distance away we would still make a point of visiting it. The cuisine is Taiwanese and is as tasty as it gets. You need to... More

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