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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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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
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“wontons” (26 reviews)
“xiao long bao” (24 reviews)
“peking duck” (22 reviews)
Closes in 1 min
6:00 pm - 11:00 pmAll hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Shop 1 162 Commercial Rd, Prahran, Stonnington, Victoria 3181, Australia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Came for dinner in a group of six. Hu Tong used to be talked about as the best dumplings in Melbourne, but feel there are a lot better out there now. Our dumplings in chilli oil were nice but cold. Other courses were really just...More

Thank Sandm1975
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been here several times. Usually very good. Today was, so-so. Soup dumplings were brilliant the rest was average. The scallop, prawn and pork dumpling and no scallop in them at all, the Peking duck dumpling was pretty tasteless and the chicken san choi bow was...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at the Cullen for two nights and ate here the first night as it was convenient An old fashioned feel which was a little off putting but very attentive service made us feel at ease We had some really delicious cocktails and started with...More

Thank Loniwal
Reviewed August 17, 2017 via mobile

The soup dumplings are amazing but I found the other dishes to be just ok. The atmosphere is nice and service is efficient but it is a little expensive so I think there is better Chinese in the area.

Thank Monica P
Reviewed August 5, 2017

A family group enjoyed lunch here for a birthday celebration. It was excellent though the front door stays open when guests arrive causing a cold blast through seats near the door. AVOID THEM on cold days! The food though is excellent and service is pretty...More

Thank John P
Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

We visited for a team lunch a few weeks back. Friendly table service and efficient. We tried a wide range of meals- steamed dumplings, peking duck rolls, fried rice, pork buns and a few others. Everything was served hot, and tasted delicious. I would highly...More

Thank Tania W
Reviewed July 28, 2017

A perfect location for a Sunday family event. Excellent yum cha with truly delicious dumplings. Staff are helpful and relaxed offering a delicious and tempting range of items to choose from. Duck was especially good. But they should get the front door to close automatically....More

Thank Izzy J
Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

I visited here after the hotel staff recommended me. The waitress pointed to my seat and told me to sit...then, They barged into me as I was walking to my seat and really hurt me...then the waitress didnt bring me a menu for a while...ultimately...More

Thank stephanie b
Reviewed July 11, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful oriental restaurant. Different tastes of different Asia areas... The food is nice, the atmosphere is fantastic even if a little bit to noise. Service is kind and quiet fast. Nice restaurant to enjoy good food with friends!

Thank Raunel N
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Went here after work with my daughter and her friend. Glad we went soon after it opened as it is obviously a popular place! Food was served really quickly after ordering. Kitchen was visible from eating area with lots of staff ready and waiting to...More

Thank DawnHendrick
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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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