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Opal City Chinese Restaurant

1 Wright St, Coober Pedy, South Australia 5723, Australia
+61 8 8672 3188
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible11%
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“rice” (4 reviews)
“lovely meal” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1 Wright St, Coober Pedy, South Australia 5723, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant is simple and very clean with a good menu and affordable wine list. The food was excellent and the drinks cold. Owner has been there 25 years, and is extremely friendly

Thank johnpaulmorris
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

This place was pretty bad 13 years ago. Nothing has changed since 2005 it's the same crappy decor, tables and seating and the same boring menu. It only gets a 2* rating for the following reasons 1. It was Open at 7pm 2. The food...More

1  Thank Dunkin32
Reviewed 17 November 2017

I had to say I am not a picky person on food. However, after I ordered a take away from this restaurant, I believe that I should leave a review so that other travelers will not waste their money to dine there. They have a...More

Thank lily0622
Reviewed 7 October 2017

This was so close to our room we had to try it. The service was a bit quick between entree, main and dessert but the food was hot, there was a small alcoholic drink selection and the area was clean. The prices were comparative with...More

Thank lyn449
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Read other reviews and saw that most were either very good or very bad. So we tried several dishes for ourselves. Homemade Spring Rolls and Dim Sims were lovely. Chicken and Vegetable Stir Fry was average as was the Fried Rice. Sweet and Sour Pork...More

Thank CeliaBMelbourne
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Small restaurant, we visited on a very busy night, but were happy to wait for our tasty short soup and piping hot and delicious chicken chow mien and banana fritter. This restaurant has an excellent choice of dishes. Staff very pleasant.

Thank Jillojc
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

The worst Chinese restaurant I've ever step foot in , the food was yuck n no favour n small portions of food . I live in Coober pedy south Australia n I am giving a bad review on this restaurant

Thank Mellissa V
Reviewed 10 August 2017

The soups and entrees were very tasty and the main meals both generous in their servings. Only complaint was the price of the fried rice which I considered expensive. Good and friendly service

Thank Martin P
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This was so disappointing and expensive. the sweet and sour was sour from strong vinegar taste, fried rice was oily and short soup was like a veggie cube with unusual tasting won tons that were not nice. Sorry but I will not go back.

Thank Brenda S
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Just off the main street. Lovely little Chinese restaurant. Eat in or takeaway. Owners been there 27yrs. Great but sundaes for dessert. Delicious.

Thank Barbara S
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Wright St, Coober Pedy, South Australia 5723, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Coober Pedy
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8672 3188
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