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190 Wells Street | Southbank, South Melbourne, Port Phillip, Victoria, Australia
96861109
Today
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 27
    Excellent
  • 14
    Very good
  • 2
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great Taiwanese Food - Good Service

I have been here a few times for lunch and the food is excellent and prices very reasonable. This place gets very busy at lunchtime so bookings are advisable. The service is good even when it’s busy. Some of my favourite dishes include Wasabi Mayo Prawns (delicious), Pop Chicken and Five Spice... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 15, 2015
fernei01
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Melbourne, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
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14 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

I have been here a few times for lunch and the food is excellent and prices very reasonable. This place gets very busy at lunchtime so bookings are advisable. The service is good even when it’s busy. Some of my favourite dishes include Wasabi Mayo Prawns (delicious), Pop Chicken and Five Spice Calamari. I want to try this place for... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Extensive menu with good specials, can recommend both the tasty Beef/ginger and Calamari. Pleasant ambiance with happy friendly staff. Reservation necessary for this popular well priced restaurant in good location with surrounding street parking

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Really enjoyed eating at this restaurant. Really good lighting and ambience, food came out quick. Ordered a Chilli chicken, and pop chicken and taiwanese which sausage fried rice which was delicious . The food had great spices, was not overly salty and seemed really fresh. I advise reserving as it can get pretty busy at times as it seems pretty... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Great Taiwanese with an extensive menu and specials options. it is very popular so reservations are essential. All dishes I have had here are fantastic, with pop chicken their signature.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

It's just around the corner but it took as a month to discover it. Now I would go there every day if I could. We had the small bites specials spinach dumplings with beef and seared scallops and big bites special, fried brown rice with sweet corn and anchovies which were just amazing. Hit the spot. The staff is very... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Started with a Tofu appetizer in a light broth that hit the spot on a cold rainy evening. The fried rice and honey beef entree were too much for me to eat on my own, but boy were they delicious. The service was efficient, friendly and attentive. The staff made very good suggestions and encouraged me to have a Taiwanese... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

Good food at a reasonable price. Very attentive staff! Love the Honeyed Crispy Beef! Fried rice is a very generous and fresh serve. My only qualm after 3 visits was watching a server wipe table scraps onto the floor. Really?!!!!

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

We visited with friends and shared a couple of entrees, four mains and desserts. The 'pop chicken' and '5 spice calamari' were the stand outs but everything we ordered was inventive and delicious. Prices were quite reasonable and BYO wine is accepted. This place is really busy, with a steady stream of take aways walking out the door and queues... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

This is such great food and very reasonable prices. The bento box is superb and is very filling, traditional meals are so accurate too.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

You would almost not find this place as it is not along the main road. Close proximity to Shrine of Remembrance and if you crave some Taiwanese style food after visiting the Shrine and the Royal Botanic Gardens. This is the place. Fair prices and quaint atmosphere. Good idea to share to sample a wider range of their food. If... More 

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Additional Information about Peko Peko

Address: 190 Wells Street | Southbank, South Melbourne, Port Phillip, Victoria, Australia
Phone Number: 96861109
Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Port Phillip  >  South Melbourne
Open Hours:
Monday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm  5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm  5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm  5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm  5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm  5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm  5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Asian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 190 Wells Street | Southbank, South Melbourne, Port Phillip, Victoria, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Port Phillip  >  South Melbourne
  • Phone Number: 96861109

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Asian
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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