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“Amazing quality, albeit expensive” 5 of 5 bubbles
Review of Chin Chin

Chin Chin
Ranked #23 of 3,778 Restaurants in Melbourne
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Asian, Thai
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Restaurant details
Good for: Special occasions, Bar scene, Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Full Bar, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Neighborhood: Central Business District
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43 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“Amazing quality, albeit expensive”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2013

The food here is delicious- especially the corn fritters with chilli jam! However, the price point is quite high for the portion sizes.

  • Visited September 2013
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Indonesian first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Korean first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Thai first
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English first
Melbourne
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Great spot for a group”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2013 via mobile

Had a lovely dinner in a relaxed albeit busy environment with great staff! Will definitely be back next time my friends are in melb as they loved it. Cheers chin chin and keep up the good work!

  • Visited September 2013
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Atmosphere
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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1 Thank Peter H
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Brisbane, Australia
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286 reviews
175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 329 helpful votes
“Great experience”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2013

We arrived about 7.30 pm on a Monday night and were told there would be an hour wait for a table. So we went for a walk and had a drink at Young & Jacksons and then went back at 8.30 pm. The place was crazy busy and was still that way when we left at 10 pm. It was a little noisy and a little crowded but had an awesome vibe and seemed like THE place to be. The food was fantastic in taste, size and presentation and came out quickly. The drinks were also great and the service was was very friendly and efficient. Loved the decor and music as well and will definitely be back when next in Melbourne. Highly recommended.

  • Visited September 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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70 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“Fire in the Belly”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2013

Even when the line is out the door, don't fear. Chin Chin's know how to keep it rolling without you feeling rushed when you're in there. This place packs a punch with its cuisine though. Tasty but with a good head of fire in your belly. Their Thai influence is dominated by chilli so it helps if you love them chillies back.

Visited June 2013
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Melbourne
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“This is why I live in Melbourne...”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2013

Can't recommend this restaurant enough. Food is absolutely delicious, highly recommend the barra & pork salad and also the main beef dish. This would have to be one of my favourite restaurants in Melbourne....perfect service, great atmosphere but get there early to avoid lining up for hours.

  • Visited September 2013
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Value
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Service
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
      Food
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1 Thank Ebbs_K1311
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