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Paul's Asian Affair

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22 Alma Rd | New Lambton, Newcastle, New South Wales 2305, Australia
+61 2 4952 5989
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Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Sun 17:00 - 21:00
Tue - Sun 12:00 - 15:00
Tue - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Sydney, Australia
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59 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

The best Asian food in Newcastle by a country mile. Always packed and their take away at the back is also packed. Never had a bad dish here and they've got the awards on the wall to prove it

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Newcastle, Australia
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Booked on the morning of our 20th wedding anniversary and had a lovely lunch. Service was very good and the food superb.The owner took time to congratulate us.We will be back soon.Highly recommended to all.

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Thank Simon H
Gwandalan NSW
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Check your bill, we were overcharged on already inflated prices. Staff pleasant, service good. Midweek early dinner

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Thank Cathy W
Newcastle
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39 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

The best Chinese food I can remember eating. Honey king prawns were very crunchy and extremely fresh. Could not stop eating the bbq pork and the ginger beef. As the food was of such quantity we decided to preserve the lemon chicken for home later.

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Thank Ns14
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

We have been going to Paul's Asian Affair for many years Their food and service is fantastic and if you like modern Asian then this is the place to go

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Thank Stanton J
1 review
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Overcharged me, Said that the online menu was different from the one in store. Food wasn't even worth it. Worst experience and rude staff!

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Thank Daniel C
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Great food! Huge variety of dishes! I had the pad Thai and my partner had a curry they were both great and good price!

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Thank Steph S
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

The best soft shell crab ever! Prawn dumplings too! Best modern Asian restaurant in Newcastle. Owner in kitchen how can you go wrong? Thanks Paul

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Thank karen-Lee_Barry
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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141 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Been here a few times now albeit a few years apart from each visit. Never had a bad meal in this restaurant, delivers every time! Recommend the satay chicken main, Bombay chicken for those who like their spice, Mongolian lamb. Staff all friendly. Only gripe is that it's a little overpriced.

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Thank thebeerlover
Newcastle, Australia
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88 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016

I googled pauls to get phone number to make reservation and clicked on trip adviser by mistake. I was surprised to see there were so many bad reviews. Then i remembered the last two times i had been there was very disappointing. I decided to go one last time to give him a chance to redeem himself. We arrived early... More 

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Thank John Anthony S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Alma Rd | New Lambton, Newcastle, New South Wales 2305, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Newcastle  >  Newcastle
  • Phone Number: +61 2 4952 5989

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?