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Ant's Bistro

7 Corrs Lane, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
+61 3 9639 2908
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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7 Corrs Lane, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We all know that Little Bourke Street is Melbourne's Chinatown, and if you're lucky enough for your restaurant to be situated on that famous strip, you're always going to have high visibility with the consequent passing trade. I have found it interesting that there appears...More

Thank Professor_JER
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fabulous banquet meal here. The food was excellent & very enjoyable. Staff were fantastic too. Highly recommended

Thank stu5748
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner after a show at the comedy festival. Waited SOME time for someone to take our drink order, and when the drinks finally arrived only some of us received our drinks. Food tasted nice however very small serves, and again not all meals...More

Thank 2katrina69
Reviewed 11 April 2017

A hidden away asian restaurant not to be missed for the food. Popular from looks as tables were not cleaned quickly from previous guests. I chose to sit upstairs as downstairs was noisy. The service was efficient the decor could do with some more planning...More

Thank Pamela B
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We seem to end up here every year during the comedy festival. The food is never disappointing. I did find that the prices have gone up a bit more than expected though. The food comes out quite quickly, with decent portion sizes. This time we...More

Thank Texaroo2
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Awesome food and service ! The barramundi was delicious and the duck Pancakes too! Food is espetacular!

Thank Nathalia B
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Interesting little restaurant we all had a banquet...not your usual banquet but because my wife is gluten intolerant...we'll be back to see if it picks up

Thank Jeff W
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Have been dining here for about 3 years. Spring onion cake and dumplings are delicious. Maria and Stephen could not be more helpful with our selection of dishes as one of our party has food allergies. Now each time we arrive we just let them...More

Thank Satisfied1702
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Great service, wide and varied menu, great value, easy to find, good parking near restaurant, the menu which specialises in Cantonese Cuisine, has a fine range of seafood, meat dishes, vegetarian, great range of rice and noodle dishes, is BYO and fully licensed, the service...More

Thank Anne W
Reviewed 28 January 2017

We used to come here once a month. Ant is fantastic, and the service was always quick. Then the last couple of times we had an average experience where although they weren't substantially busy, the lady put us upstairs and basically forgot about us. I...More

Thank whatsabdid
Locals know that Chinatown is the tried and true place
to eat before hitting the nightclub scene. The place
simply buzzes, and the well-preserved buildings exude
a sense of Imperial China stemming from immigration
over a century ago. In restaurant after restaurant on
Little Bourke Street, you'll find delicious dishes
such as sizzling honeyed prawns, and value for your
money. Stately matrons oversee family kitchens serving
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Corrs Lane, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9639 2908
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