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Hu Tong Dumpling Bar

Shop 1 162 Commercial Rd, Prahran, Stonnington, Victoria 3181, Australia
+61 3 9098 1188
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“dumplings” (224 reviews)
“xiao long bao” (9 reviews)
“xiaolongbao” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Shop 1 162 Commercial Rd, Prahran, Stonnington, Victoria 3181, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We tried a range of different dumplings and buns. The dumplings were the silkiest and melt-in-your-mouth dumplings I’ve ever eaten. Soooo good

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Nessio
Reviewed December 4, 2018

We live nearby and have walked past 100's of times. Friends were staying at the Cullen so we wandered in. What a great surprise, Right off the bat the wine list had some great choices including my favourite Mornington Peninsula Shiraz for $50! We shared...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank sbg62015
Reviewed November 19, 2018 via mobile

After going to Hu Tong in Market Lane, established in the incredibly amazing old building with 3 stories of hustle and bustle of waiters and patrons.......this restaurant was a real disappointment.The foog was still good but it lacked in character and the waiters were not...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Meegs62
Reviewed October 26, 2018

When searching through things to do in Melbourne I came across people saying to come here. I sure am glad that I listened to them! The dumplings here are absolutely delicious. I was able to walk in and be seated right away. There seemed to...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Mike_Macrone
Reviewed October 6, 2018

Some of the best dumplings we have had. The service was great, Staff were very attentative. Good selection of wines. We certainly didn't walk out hungry. Will re visit when back down in Melbourne.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank WenWin
Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

The first thing I noticed when we entered was how busy the restaurant was. But overwhelmingly the food and service were what made our meal here exceptional. The service was prompt and pleasant, water brought to our table without being asked. The food was a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank rachp918
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

Found this restaurant online after looking for best dumplings in Melbourne cbd. Really disappointed. The waitress took so long to come over to our table and when she did come over she put both hands on the table and leant over and said “what do...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Donna Q
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

Can’t wait to go back. Everything we ate, was Delicious! Great ambience in restaurant. Must book in advance but worth the wait!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Sharon P
Reviewed August 19, 2018

Don't get me wrong, the food is great but the city one seems just that little better and have a few menu variations. Service here is no where near as good as the city but the Xiao Long Baos are just as good as are...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank dennismel
Reviewed August 16, 2018

As a Sporean Chinese on holiday, gotta have my dose of Chinese food after awhile!! Hu Tong did it for me. Not the most authentic but it ain't a tourist trap either. Gotta order the amazing pot stickers (锅贴)!!! Unlike the ones in Spore, these...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank SingaporeStef
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 1 162 Commercial Rd, Prahran, Stonnington, Victoria 3181, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Stonnington  >  Prahran
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9098 1188
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