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China Bar Signature - CLOSED

Chinatown 222 Exhibition St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9988 7778
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good26%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
Sep 28, 2016
“Late dinner”
Aug 29, 2016
“One of the best in Chinatown”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Japanese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Chinatown 222 Exhibition St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed March 30, 2015 via mobile

This is a wonderful place to go for special occasions at $70 a head. A large selection of food, heaven for seafood lovers and an amazing dessert bar to end the meal. Only criticism would be that some staff were a bit rude and abrupt,...More

Thank melissaw272
Reviewed March 1, 2015

This is the third time we have visited the China Bar, it's a good place to visit for lunch if you like a buffet style all you can eat meal. Set price on the Thursday we visited $29. There is a large number of dishes,...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed February 24, 2015

Huge range of food, that is surprisingly well done for an all you can eat place. Food was fresh and tasty in the main, there were a couple of dishes a little disappointing but it was the minority. Impressed by how fresh and well made...More

Thank eggie168
Reviewed February 23, 2015 via mobile

A group of 7 of us went here for tea, the selection was amazing as was the food, so many different flavors. My biggest complaint is when we went to pay the bill, at around $550 we could only split the bill into 2, poor...More

Thank kiwiHost
Reviewed February 17, 2015 via mobile

Visited with friends on a Tuesday evening. As you walk in there's some nice art floating around and a generous amount of buffet tables. The food is of good quality and there's a big range there. From duck pancakes, freshly made, to wagu beef cooked...More

2  Thank JamesKyriakou
Reviewed February 14, 2015 via mobile

Dined here last night and it was great. My husband and I did not have a booking and even though the restaurant was fully booked the staff were very accommodating - called all bookings that were 30 mins late to confirm if they were still...More

2  Thank Chrissy G
Reviewed February 9, 2015

Look carefully at what you consume here. I found a bug (big enough to be spotted straight away) in their fresh veggie at the noodle section n showed it to the chef. He took away the part with the bug n delightfully asked me to...More

1  Thank Scarletphan
Management response:Responded February 12, 2015

I'm so sorry to hear about your experience & I'm the manager in the restaurant, however, I haven't received any complaint recently. If it really happened in 222 Exhibition Street, China Bar Signature Seafood Buffet Chinatown, please give me a call on 99887778. I would...More

Reviewed February 6, 2015 via mobile

Great variety of food at a reasonable price. They offer a few different cuisine selections and even have a grill upstairs where you can choose your own meat to cook. Great place

1  Thank Livelife88
Reviewed January 27, 2015

I went there when it was newly opened, not that great. My friend and I found their soufflé was horrible. Recently, we were there in a group of 6 last 13/12/14. Their food had improved. The tastes are good now. Very huge asian selections from...More

Thank Mary B
Reviewed January 14, 2015

My partner was looking for a buffet for a few days now, settled for this one as it looks good in the various websites we visited. So I made a reservation for the three of us (Me, partner and her dad) and promptly turned up...More

3  Thank Lim K
Nearby
Chinatown
Locals know that Chinatown is the tried and true place
to eat before hitting the nightclub scene. The place
simply buzzes, and the well-preserved buildings exude
a sense of Imperial China stemming from immigration
over a century ago. In restaurant after restaurant on
Little Bourke Street, you'll find delicious dishes
such as sizzling honeyed prawns, and value for your
money. Stately matrons oversee family kitchens serving
...More
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chinatown 222 Exhibition St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Chinatown
  • Neighborhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9988 7778
  • E-mail
Description
China Bar Signature (CBS) is modern, fun, and full of surprises. The architecture and design is contemporary with a touch of oriental. With over 150 mouth watering dishes ranging from a selection of fresh seafood, Dim Sum, Peking Duck, made-to-order stir fried noodles, traditional beef, chicken and lamb curries, as well as scrumptious cakes and pastries to end a wonderful meal, all your cravings will definitely be fulfilled. In addition to the dishes available at Burwood, seasonal menu are also available - *A whole Western Grill department, Hot Pot, fresh Soufflé, Chocolate Fondue, Bamboo Rice, Roast Suckling Pigs, Goose Pate Sushi, Chawanmushi and much more.
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