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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%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible6%
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“dumplings” (208 reviews)
“xiao long bao” (24 reviews)
“eggplant” (11 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Shop 1 162 Commercial Rd, Prahran, Stonnington, Victoria 3181, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday

Freshly made dumplings, a very busy restaurant and understandably so, Great food and reasonably priced.

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We came here after visiting the Markets across the road on a Sunday. It wasn’t busy so service was fast. Staff weren’t overly friendly but they weren’t rude either. We knew exactly what we wanted and were in and out in under an hour. Perfect...More

Thank Mrs L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were both very pleased with the food and drink selection, staff were also great and not pushy which was a nice

Thank Nathan S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really like coming to this restaurant. I have a few favourites on the menu, but the chef's recommendations can't be faulted. A good wine list too.

Thank Lorikeet57
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I came here with a big group of colleagues. We ordered the banquet with a couple of additions. It was not very full when we were there and the atmosphere was not the most vibrant one. However I enjoyed the food and the many dishes...More

Thank Paula B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been to this restaurant a number of times now and the quality never fails to impress. The dumplings are to die for. The service is efficient and friendly and prices are in the slightly high side it is so worth it

1  Thank BritOzz66
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This places is legendary and worth it. It’s a bit pricier than most dumpling bars nearby, but it’s definitely a step above. I go at least once per month.

Thank Adam B
Reviewed October 24, 2017 via mobile

Ate here on our last night in Melbourne and am a big fan! Excellent food, nice atmosphere, and great Melbourne experience. There are so many dumpling bars it’s hard to choose, but I would highly recommend a stop at Hu Tong.

Thank shelfields
Reviewed October 19, 2017 via mobile

I was surprised that this restaurant is rated 6 in the Prahran area. Service was okay - I wasn't so keen on being placed right in the middle of the restaurant when I was clearly dining alone. The dumplings were 'okay' and the salt and...More

Thank Kazaly
Reviewed October 4, 2017

Went for my son's birthday. The food was delicious with the scallops and eggplant a standout. As with some other reviewers, service was a bit sporadic and the dishes and wine were on the more expensive side. Atmosphere was good for a special night. We...More

Thank Bruce H
Nearby Restaurants
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127 reviews
.02 miles away
China Family Dumpling
11 reviews
.04 miles away
Market Cafe
5 reviews
.01 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Grattan Gardens
13 reviews
.11 miles away
Chapel Off Chapel
7 reviews
.19 miles away
Prahran Aquatic Centre
8 reviews
.27 miles away
Pran Central Shopping Centre
6 reviews
.12 miles away
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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, Special occasions, Families with children, Kids
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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