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309 Mains Rd | Ground Level, Shop 1, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Tamborine, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

We used to be regulars to Shangrila for Yum-Cha but I have to say after the last experience it was quite poor. The whole place seems to be in a severe need of a clean and a refurbishment. The carpets are smelly and the bathrooms are deplorable. Even the food, which when they first opened was great, seems to be... More 

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Thank Schanuzer
Brisbane, Australia
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2015

A couple of months ago I rang to order takeaway and they told me "No takeaway tonight", and hung up. Foolishly ordered again last night and when we went to pick up half hour later it wasn't even ready! To top it off the food was terrible with the salt & pepper squid ready to be made into a pair... More 

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Thank maisey2015
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2015

I made a call to the restaurant trying to inquire for a table for 20 people. An old Chinese man answered the phone and when I started speaking in English he just stopped me and said "No.. no.. no.." and hung up on me. Never going to try to eat there. Please get someone to answer calls and who can... More 

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2 Thank Inah Marie M
Brisbane, Australia
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151 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2015

Family group of 24 went to this restaurant to celebrate Chinese New Year. Didn't start well as we had to ask for the table to be cleaned due to food residue from the previous meal at the tables. Also noticed food scraps on the floor under the tables. Not sure how many courses although there were supposed to be 11... More 

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Thank wayneNkris
Brisbane, Australia
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2014

Enjoy here Yum Cha during lunch every day. Dishes are par for the course, likewise the pricing. Classy atmosphere.

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Thank SamAmex
Brisbane
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2014

Attended a birthday here last night for 50++ Service was terrible. Food was a disgrace they were cold and bland. Pepper beef was so sweet and yucky. Both waiters and Manager were rude. Asked for 10 forks for kids table and was told we only have a few, Can't believe it.. Bowls and plates were greasy, can't believe they are... More 

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1 Thank TammyHelen
Brisbane, Australia
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2014 via mobile

We always choose this restaurant for Yum Cha as food is always good if you know what you are ordering, not overcrowded, no long queues as long as you book in advance then there us no problem.

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Thank Jean H
Brisbane, Australia
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159 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2014

We had a family Birthday celebration here so we had the banquet menu consisting of 8 courses. The food was good, however there was a mix up with the dishes brought out, the fifth dish being not on our menu. There was a long wait between the last two dishes. The staff were busy and were trying to be helpful,... More 

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1 Thank blinkybillWhistler
Jakarta, Indonesia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2014

we decided to venture into sunnybank today for my husbands yum cha craving, we must have tried yum cha around the world at more than 50 restaurants, we must say this would be one of the most disappointing one! not only the service is not up to standard (the serving staff had no idea what "mustard" is in both chinese... More 

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Thank mmmm1708
Brisbane, Australia
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 February 2014

Yum Cha at Shangrila has always been good, but we had a very unpleasant dinner experience today. Even though they showed us a " fresh" crab initially, the crab which was served to us smelt of ammonia and was slimy indicative of a dead crab. The fish served was definitely not fresh. The fish in the tank had parasites commonly... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Asian, Chinese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 309 Mains Rd | Ground Level, Shop 1, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Brisbane Region  >  Brisbane
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(07) 3344 7166

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?