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Jolin Shanghai Restaurant

248 Dominion Road, Auckland 1041, New Zealand
+64 9-631 5575
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good51%
  • Average33%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
17 May 2017
“Great service and good food.”
24 Sep 2016
“Best pork buns in Auckland”
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248 Dominion Road, Auckland 1041, New Zealand
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

Have been here a couple of times recently and have had great meals. The staff were very friendly and polite, a bit more care has been taken than usual with the decor for a cheapish restaurant of this kind, and we really enjoyed the food....More

Thank DeborahK765
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Their xiao long pork buns and fried pork buns are the best in Auckland, I could have them every day.

Thank SDG0104
Reviewed 9 June 2016

Had a great lunch at Jolin Shanghai restaurant - Yummy Shanghai style food. I had the Pork & Vege Wonton Soup and a plate of Pork Dumplings which cost about $20 including a pot of tea. Would return.

Thank Kim D
Reviewed 30 December 2015

Very, very good soup dumplings, which I would definitely return to eat. However, the other two dishes we ordered were average at best, and the service was nothing special. Despite these shortcomings, I would certainly reccomend coming here just to try the dumplings- I would...More

Thank Thomas K
Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

Stepping into this restaurant in Auckland transport you straight into Shanghai with its ambience and the pleasant smell of the food.Good affordable food but wish they mopped their tiled floors.

Thank Kwoolguy
Reviewed 8 August 2015

Basic decor, but fabulous dumplings. A Chinese friend of ours recommended that we come to try 'the best Xialongbao dumplings in Auckland'. We were not disappointed. We have had these in the Michelin starred restaurant in Taiwan, and while these dumplings were not quite at...More

Thank Justonetripatatime
Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

One of the only places in Auckland for Xaio Long Bao. (Steam pork dumplings with soup inside). Were very yummy. Decor is basic but if you are used to the sort of places locals eat at then very clean. Had an A health dept rating.

Thank Sean K
Reviewed 12 December 2014

We really enjoyed the cumin lamb and the eggplant three ways. The staff spoke very little English, but were helpful and very friendly. A great fun night

Thank Oponz
Reviewed 10 January 2013

I spotted a favorable review of the 'Shanghai dumplings' in a NZ magazine, and had to try them for myself. Wow! These are the 'soup dumplings'--handmade pork dumplings with a spoonful of broth inside the dumpling. They're all made from scratch, no pre-purchased and re-heated...More

2  Thank tumbling
Reviewed 29 September 2012

This restaurant came well recommended by the friend of a friend with a reputation for knowing his dumplings. The steamed pork buns were great, but the dumplings were decidedly doughy! Service was fine and the restaurant very clean. The price was reasonable.

1  Thank Chucky111
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  • Address: 248 Dominion Road, Auckland 1041, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Auckland Region  >  Auckland
  • Phone Number: +64 9-631 5575
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