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The East Chinese Restaurant


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#307 of 5,005 Restaurants in Sydney
Certificate of Excellence2015 Winner

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US$ 14 - US$ 52
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Chinese, Asian
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had almost given up finding a Chinese restaurant when we came across this place. Fantastic setting. No booking but that was no problem. We were seated quickly and our waiter took our order without delay. The waiter was able to guide us with the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 997sheilar
Reviewed 1 week ago

The tail end of Chinese new Year meant that Sydney was full of Chinese maybe the slightly tired service was a reaction to this. The food was OK but again formulaic.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 364tilley
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came across the East Chinese restaurant on our first night in Sydney when looking for somewhere to eat. Although outwardly there are many restaurants/eateries in the locality which appear aesthetically more pleasing the food here was excellent, very tasty and good sized portions. The...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Lovelivetotravel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called in on spec and were soon seated and our order taken by a pleasant and attentive waitresss. We ordered a selection of dishes and the staff were good enough to advise that we were ordering to much. Thoroughly enjoyed the dishes which arrived promptly...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank John W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A wet evening near the harbor looking for dinner. The service was Luke warm, the soup and wine quite good, but the steamed salmon was only warm on arrival and cold by the end. Unforgivable at 18:10 in the evening -NO DESERT!!! Simple ice cream,...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank sutty581
Reviewed 10 February 2019 via mobile

Beautiful spot to view Sydney Harbour and enjoy very good Chinese food. The service was attentive and friendly and all the dishes we tried were excellent. It is in a busy spot along the Quay so wasn’t sure how the food would be but it...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank cathy r
Reviewed 3 February 2019 via mobile

Recently visited here and was very disappointed. Food was average, service was TERRIBLE. The premium prices they charge are not worth it. Won’t be returning.

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 February 2019 via mobile

We are here before going on to Sydney Opera House. It was wet but warm so we sat outside. The service was friendly and quick. We sat down at the table shortly after 5:15 pm and were finished by 6:30 pm with entrees and mains...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank JP_62_JH_65
Reviewed 19 January 2019

this is just on the footsteps to the Opera House, so easy but food is average, so go there for the Great view to Circular Quay, Harbour bridge and Opera house, or just pop bye for a bottle of wine.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank perbuhl
Reviewed 11 January 2019 via mobile

The staff were incredibly attentive from the moment we walked into the restaurant. We arrived late and were given the same service as someone who arrived early. We didn’t feel rushed to finish our meal. The food was beautiful and was made to our request....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank TrudyP519
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