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China Doll

4/6 Cowper Wharf Road | Woolloomooloo, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
+61 2 9380 6744
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork belly” (144 reviews)
“tea smoked duck” (44 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM Hours
Chinese, Asian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
4/6 Cowper Wharf Road | Woolloomooloo, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We all just love it ! Every time we go, no one ever is disappointed. Food is absolutely delicious. Extensive wine list and cocktails. Our waiter was fantastic. Knowledgeable about the menu and wine list, also had a fun personality which adds to having a...More

Thank Kerrie G
Reviewed 1 week ago

I want to start off with saying I have never left a terrible review on tripadvisor. This is a first. We visited China Doll for dinner while staying at the adjacent Ovolo Wooloomooloo while visiting Sydney at the beginning of a 6 week trip through...More

Thank lana K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Firstly the location is amazing, we had requested a table outside even in Winter which was lovely - great atmosphere and plenty of heaters so nice and warm. Our waiter was very helpful and attentive but not over intrusive. He was very helpful with recommendations...More

Thank Daniella H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came with good expectations, after strong recommendation, but left underwhelmed. Requested an inside table, stuck outside on a table of 5 that had room for 4. The waiter got the wine order wrong twice, and while the rest of their service was fine, it was...More

Thank Barry M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed a lovely lunch at China Doll on Friday 7th July. Love the location on the wharf overlooking the water, with great afternoon sun - although sunglasses are a must! Corn fritters and kingfish entrees we’re both terrific but sadly the chilli squid was a...More

Thank craigadams0n
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have found my new favourite restaurant. We each got the $62 banquet and it could have easily fed 2 people on its own. The food was plentiful and amazingly cooked. I’ve eaten pork belly all over the world and yet the best I’ve ever...More

Thank TinaHarris78
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The family gathered to celebrate a 14 year olds birthday. 7 of us so the orders weren’t too complicated. The food when it arrived was delicious and wolfed down. But it arrived so spasmodically and in such a disorganised way that the night was spoilt....More

Thank bigvicSydney
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is great for special occasions. It is not cheap but you get what you pay for. If you are looking for great food great service and awesome ambiance this is it. Make sure you go on a warm day/night so you can get...More

Thank Waxmanloilee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I dined at China Doll last night and must say the quality of food, wine and service (especially from Michael) was exceptional. We decided to let Michael chose all dishes for us so that we could just sit and relax, enjoy each other’s company and...More

1  Thank markjT6301LG
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a special restaurant The food is excellent The service impeccable The location sublime I have been a number of times and have never been disappointed

Thank Chris M
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Response from BowenKar | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are options
18 April 2017|
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Response from Southborolass | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay. There are several set menu options. But I believe you can organise special events with them . Enjoy
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11 December 2016|
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Response from David D | Reviewed this property |
I'm the reviewer you will need to contact the restaurant direct ... but I think they are open xmas day
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 59
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4/6 Cowper Wharf Road | Woolloomooloo, Sydney, New South Wales 2011, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > City East
  • Neighbourhood: City East
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9380 6744
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