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City BBQ Restaurant

178 Little Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
+61 3 9663 2311
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good39%
  • Average22%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible10%
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“roast duck” (17 reviews)
“rice” (20 reviews)
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178 Little Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Forget the long lines of the fancy Chinese restaurants of China town, this simple humble restaurant beats them all! Upon arrival you are served a glass of hot tea. The food is prepared fresh and my husband loves the the BBQ duck here! And you...More

Thank Christine H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been going here for years. Best BBQ duck. Had the Peking duck rolls but it was dry and not the best I've had.

Thank Vburela
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My father used to rave about this place as it has been around for many years . However , judging by our experience , it will find the competition a lot tougher with so many new restaurants serving modern food . It was interesting to...More

Thank johnthomasl2017
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Best BBQ is town,small.cheap,well serviced.BBQ Duck with thin needles is great but there is a lot to choose from . Cooked at front of restaurant, you can see them cooking. Do not let the outside of the small restaurant put you off, great food.

Thank Wayne W
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Fantastic Chinese eat in or takeaway restaurant in Cbd. My review is based on the roast duck, starts at $11.80 with rice I went for dry noodles $1 dollar extra as well as crispy roast pork for additional $2, if you want any additional meats...More

Thank FatboyChopper
Reviewed 30 January 2018

This restaurant does not look nice from the outside and inside but the food is really good and cheap. We had there fried noodles and a battered pork sweet and sour. They serve you free hot tea to your dishes as well. We recommend this...More

Thank 1001_Tastes
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

Missus & I went here for dinner last night.... Whilst the initial waitress was probably a bit tired & stressed towards the probable end of her shift the young lady who delivered our food & looked after us from then on was lovely..... We were...More

Thank Dale P
Reviewed 31 December 2017

This is my go-to restaurant on Chinatown Melbourne for Cantonese style food when I visit. I ordered the Wonton noodles & roast meats & an extra dish of deep fried fish with sweet corn sauce & rice. Did not disappoint & will be back on...More

Thank skc97
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

If you ever need a dose of Chinese whilst in Melbourne this is an option. Along the main Chinatown street this place serves almost everything you can ask for and has the yummiest roast duck. Reasonably priced and prompt service with good food of every...More

Thank 639abbie
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Been a number of times, best duck in Chinatown. Old decor but quick service and nice food. Very reasonable prices as well

Thank Sharport67
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Chinatown
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
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 178 Little Bourke St, Melbourne, Victoria 3000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9663 2311
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