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Malay Chinese

Shop 1 50-58 Hunter St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9231 6788
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Fast food, Asian, Malaysian, Vegetarian Friendly
Shop 1 50-58 Hunter St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Best $11.70 you will spend on Lunch in the Sydney CBD. Buy a chicken laksa and enjoy. A long line for lunch but moves fast and service is truly fast food.

Thank IJC238
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Family owned, been there before, 20 yrs, love it as always. Every talk about beef Ladka, I think seafood is bye best.

Thank danx585
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Every time I return to Sydney I cannot miss coming back here -a destination to which I’ve been faithfully coming for over 30 years ! And which has never been bettered ( once equalled on the Nth Shore) ..same owners & always crowded at peak...More

Thank John N
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

I’ve never been to this style of restaurant before; but it’s the best ever - load up your own bowl with everything you like - weigh it to find out your price - then minutes later it’s cooked. Every time I head into the city...More

Thank Des P
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

The laksa was very nice. But the service was sosososo weird and make me uncomfortable. I asked for an empty bowl. Then I tried to put some chilli sauce in it. The cashier stopped me and said you can’t put chilli sauce in the bowl...More

Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed 28 April 2018

Evertime I visit my family in Sydney we Malay Chinese, in fact we've been going here since I was at Uni, I am now a man, with kids, living in the UK and Malay Chinese has become my Mecca when ever I come home to...More

Thank Tyrone P
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

Picked up an order of chicken Vegtable fried rice and a spring roll for a small take out dinner. It was excellent! Very tasty rice, great tasting spring roll. Prices were very reasonable. Service was very good and food was prepared very quickly. Not a...More

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 14 April 2018

This place is really casual, accepting cash only. It is popular with office workers during the week so it's best to consider the timing of your visit, although they do have a fast through -put of customers. The Laksa is among the very best that...More

Thank 863geoffrey
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

I went to Malay Chinese because of it’s close proximity to the Opera House and Royal Botanic Gardens, and I’m so glad. The laksa here is so unbelievably cheap and the tastiest, richest laksa I’ve ever, ever had! They do many different versions from tofu...More

Thank Isobel C
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

We had lunch at Malay Chinese on Friday. It was not even 12pm and the place was very busy with the city lunchtime crowd. The beef rendang lacked flavour and spice and the beef was not very tender. Next time we will try the crowd...More

Thank FrequentFlier757357
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energy. Power brokers run to and from high rise
buildings and after-work drink places, high-end
shoppers tour venues like the QVB, and fine diners
frequent the many celebrity chef restaurants. For a
dose of culture, walk to the NSW Art Gallery, or visit
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 13
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 1 50-58 Hunter St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9231 6788
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