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China Light Restaurant and Takeaways

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Chinese, Asian
80 Tennyson Street, Napier 4001, New Zealand
+64 6-835 8661
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good27%
  • Average36%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible8%
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“chicken” (4 reviews)
“chinese meal” (5 reviews)
“dim sims” (3 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
80 Tennyson Street, Napier 4001, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a very delicious meal at the China Light Restaurant in Napier. The waitress was just the right amount of attentive. We ordered the crispy won tons and spring rolls as our entree, they were crisp and hot as they should be. The china...More

Thank Stay549045
Reviewed 13 July 2018

We called in on a Monday night which was a quiet night for the restaurant. we were served quickly and I was given a gluten-free menu when I mentioned I was coeliac. The food was delicious, fresh and tasty. Definitely would come back to this...More

Thank Gaynor T
Reviewed 20 June 2018

Very quick service. Accommodating for allergies etc. However, ordered chicken with veges and took a bite out of the chicken and it was pink!!! Like, pink juices. Threw the rest of it in the bin. The combination fried rice was pretty good though...

Thank PennyG625
Reviewed 7 June 2018

We stayed just down the road from here and after a long day wanted a takeaway, this was just what the doctor ordered! Good value kiwi Asian food The flavors were good and the value for money was just fine.

Thank DJ j
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Bought Takeaways 2 Dishes Nice Food But Expensive and the Large size had plenty of space left to fill. Disappointed Hardly enough for 3.

Thank NickW3730
Reviewed 25 April 2017

ordered a takeaway on Sunday night. food was good and tasty but portion size was tiny for LARGE containers i thought. also we ordered chicken with black bean sauce which literally had 6 - 8 thin slices of chicken and 1/2 kg capsicum and onion....More

Thank Likhil
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Took some friends to this place last night as they wanted a Chinese meal - what a mistake ! They took the order quick enough and we selected 4 dishes so we could have a share of each however each dish came separately with a...More

Thank PatnPete
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Waitress was horrible, piercings everywhere, bad manners, and just looked like she just was there for the money. Dim Sims are a must try, but recommend not dinning in and get the take away.

Thank MIchael-Wilkinson69
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Over priced sludge with no care and attn to detail. The dinner cost 50 dollars for one person and I still left hungry. I would not recommend this eatery to anyone. I should have known going on the outdated decors and lack of atmosphere. The...More

2  Thank Shayne T
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I often get dim sim here, they're always delicious and great value! Have tried other dishes here too, Plum Duck is to die for!

Thank JamesH982J
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 80 Tennyson Street, Napier 4001, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Hawke's Bay Region  >  Napier
  • Phone Number: +64 6-835 8661
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