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Shayan Quarter Shangri-la The Rocks

Shayan Quarter is located on the 1st floor of Sydney's Shangrila - What's currently there is their CafeMix but that will transition into a full fledged Chinese Restaurant and its a good one at that with their f...
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Luyu Yum yum Revisit Newtown

We were rather impressed with Luyu Yum yum during our first visit for dinner their opening week. Our First Luyu Yumyum visit 2 weeks later, raving about how fantastic Luyu was and how this posh and elevated m...
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Luyu & Yum Yum Newtown

Luyu & Yum Yum just opened in Newtown. We dropped in day 2 for dinner and this is some next level chinese/dumpling business happening in the hood. Luyu and Yum Yum effectively lifts the Newtown dumpling gam...
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Tim Ho Wan Chatswood Review

Tim Ho Wan, them michelin star yum cha joints from Hongkong (previously posted about here) is now officially in Australia with a popular and much attended opening weekend with queues out the door. We check in f...
Puer on Danks Waterloo

Pu’er on Danks Waterloo

Pu'er on Danks is fusion asian yumcha and the owners for the venue run the kitchen. It is also great terrific front of house and a $10 pot of tea that you get to share and enjoy over 6 topups (shared between ...
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Tan Viet Noodle House | Eastwood

Eastwood. We're not particular familiar with this part of Sydney but its got the feel of a more updated Ashfield/Marrickville with the streets and shop frontages looking newer. We park, wander past shops blasti...
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Lunar Markets | Pyrmont Park Bay

We visited the inaugural Lunar Markets; a sort of a Chinese New Year offshoot of the ridiculously popular Night Noodle Markets here in Sydney. This is a smaller more intimate site with 20 stalls which is really...
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LL Wine and Dine | Potts Point

LL wine and Dine is located in the increasingly rejuvenated Llankelly Place - Jugs used to live down the hill Yellow in Potts point and this stretch used to be disused and not an area you'd really want to traff...
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Chairman Mao | Kensington

Chairman Mao wouldn't really have been on the agenda til we decided to do a dumpling crawl and smh had this as a top8 dumpling (dish) in Sydney. So we popped into the chairman's and we're met with a mostly ala ...
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Yummy Cuisine | Martin Place

Yummy Cuisine is not the kind of Chinese Malaysian that you'd chance upon - its that hole in the wall; heard it through someone kind of a joint. So Simon from SimonFoodFavourites was that guy. We did not even r...
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Chefs Gallery | Sydney CBD

Chef's Galley. We're quite fond of cheap eat Chinese food in Chinatown and somethings got to be said about provincial rustic handmade noodles and food; and we often find ourselves on the fence when it comes to ...
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China Republic | Sydney

So yes, like Waitan, China Republic aspires to be Sydney's premium Chinese fine dining. Located at World Square, China Republic does a hell of lot of things right from fit out to service, with great eats and a ...
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Waitan | Sydney Chinatown

Half a year down from their launch, Waitan has undergone a few nip tucks with their opium daybeds and cavernous dimly lit space tweaked. The menu's also been streamlined with the peculiar fusion out the door an...
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Love on Top | Kings Cross

Love on Top is located at the Cross - Its a asian dumpling / small bar fused into one venue. We came for their media launch and tasted a bit of the food and Love on Top has a great vibe and what we ate was pret...
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New Shanghai New Menu | Chatswood

We've previously visited the New Shanghai in Ashfield and had a good meal ($41.50 for 3) and this time, we hit New Shanghai to taste test their menu courtesy of Wasa and New Shanghai - The menu tonight is both ...
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Chinese Noodle Restaurant2 | Town Hall.

So you know that dumpling place in chinatown, that's like a seminal/sydney institution? Chinese Noodle Restaurant? The one with the hokey grapes and hokey tapestries on the wall? The place you crave every more ...
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Fat Buddha | QVB Sydney City

Located in the iconic QVB on the North End is the Fat Buddha yumcha Restaurant. The QVB a fantastic building to be in, sort of grand and heritage listed. Sydneysiders will know it. Its nice. Note: We didn't din...
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NEW SHANGHAI | ASHFIELD

So, the genesis of the notion that we should go eat at New Shanghai Ashfield came about from twitter. There was a bit of chatter flying around about how NS:A had the best dumplings; better the legendary Ding Ta...
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Ms G’s

Located at the North End  of Potts Point at 155 Victoria Street Potts Point lies Merivale's Ms G's led and shaped by the increasingly high profile Dan Hong.Its quite nice looking with a fancy mottled yellow fa...