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Bistro Empress

193 Coleman Pde, Glen Waverley, Monash, Victoria 3150, Australia
+61 3 9562 5393
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good22%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“scallops” (3 reviews)
“duck” (3 reviews)
“east empress” (6 reviews)
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5:00 PM - 11:30 PMAll hours
Chinese, Asian
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193 Coleman Pde, Glen Waverley, Monash, Victoria 3150, Australia
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Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Our go to place served a very disappointing lunch. Bland and overcooked. Asked if new chef? Will give them benefit of doubt as food normally great however it really was a poor experience.

Thank Mick s
Reviewed 1 July 2017

I dined at this gem and it didn't disappoint the food was some of the best Chinese I've had great service as well

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Very clean establishment! Had peaking duck... great sauce and very plumb and juicy duck... plus very reasonably priced...12 pancakes for $58.. entre scollops we're amazing as was the black sesame seed ice cream.. prawn and veggies was crisp , tasty and came with 8 king...More

1  Thank CNGH L
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Never let us down. We have eaten here many rimes. Gathered large family group for lunch birthday recently and had entrees and shared several mains. Everyone enjoyed the meal and commented what we knew "best chinese they had eaten" Suggest entree Curry scallop. Magnificent. Approx...More

Thank Mick s
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

We have visited this restaurant many times & have not had a bad meal. The service is amazing, highly recommend this restaurant .

Thank Vicki G
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Aalways a pleasurable experience I have been visiting this restaurant for over 15 years never had a bad meal. Its a bit on the expensive side but the quality is good. it is a fusion cuisine a mix of east meets west. Try the duck...More

Thank John L
Reviewed 5 September 2016

2nd time here, just as great as our 1st visit. food portions are not large but the flavour is big . this restaurant is by far the best on offer in Glen Waverley for quality of food. yes a few $$$ more than the also...More

Thank Lee C
Reviewed 23 August 2016

For many years this has been my most favorite Chinese Restaurant, great service, great food quality, good portion sizes and the manager Jason always makes you feel welcome!

Thank Darrell_V71
Reviewed 30 July 2016

We went to their previous location over many years and never had a bad experience. Recently we returned to the new premises but we left quite disappointed. The service is great and the staff are excellent, can't fault their customer service, but the menu has...More

1  Thank Lutana
Reviewed 2 July 2016

East Empress is a suburban chinese restaurant. I believe they are at a temporary site (East Empress Bistro) whilst the main site is being renovated. Whilst the food ranges from OK to good, nothing was great. The main problem however is the pricing and serving...More

Thank theboutiquetraveller
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Questions & Answers
Marsha B
6 June 2017|
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Response from Vicki G | Reviewed this property |
Yes round tables upstairs, food great, great for a ladies catch up 😀
22 October 2016|
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Response from Lee C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I can't help out with this question however I suggest you contact them direct. I have special dietary needs and they accommodated me. Good luck
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 193 Coleman Pde, Glen Waverley, Monash, Victoria 3150, Australia (Formerly East Empress Chinese Restaurant)
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Monash  >  Glen Waverley
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9562 5393
  • E-mail
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