Category: Chinese

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Xi’an Food Bar Rosedale Branch

Rosedale Road’s new retail development has heaps of Chinese herbal medicine shops and delicious restaurants including a new branch of Xi’an Food Bar! The development is near the Tai Ping Trading Co. Ltd. and has an array of hidden restaurants that all look and smell fantastic. The car park is packed...

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Go Go Music Cafe

At street level punters may be disheartened to see the darkened window-front of a shut-up and empty shop, like I did the night I visited Go Go Music Café with my Cheapeats colleagues Lynn and Kate.   But look a little towards your right and you’ll see a narrow stairwell...

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Spicy Cuisine

Looking for new recommendations, I asked fellow food writer Anna King Shahab what her latest favourites were. She mentioned three places, but since we were really hungry we decided to go with Spicy Cuisine because she said it’s not as busy as some of the other places on Dominion Road....

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Shaolin Kung Fu Noodle

We’ve long been fans of Shaolin Kung Fu on Dominion Road and since we often get people asking for restaurants outside of the CBD we were only too happy to check out their Albany location. It’s in the middle of a strip mall, hidden behind Massey University, on Albany highway...

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Top Cafe Dumpling House

I love a place that knows what it is, and what it does well. And there’s certainly no confusion at Top Café Dumpling House. It’s all about luscious pastry wrapped around juicy fillings, fried till delightfully golden. What’s not to love? There are 11 different types of dumpling, seven of...

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The Happy House

Nice name for a restaurant and I have to say we were all pretty happy when we left, so apt too. We took the kids to this fairly ordinary-looking joint in the Northcote enclave on a Friday night and were more than satisfied with our visit. Lot of things the children...

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