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Wild Duck Fine Asian Cuisine

Shop 77-78 71 Giles St | Kingston Foreshore, Canberra 2604, Australia
+61 2 6232 7997
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Chinese, Asian, Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Shop 77-78 71 Giles St | Kingston Foreshore, Canberra 2604, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited here early on a Saturday evening and straight away the staff were attentive and helpful. Tailored recommendations from our waiter which resulted in nice food and wine choice. Throughout the meal staff unobtrusively removed plates as they were done and pleasant throughout. To...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ScottLegs
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I had the duck breast and the food was excellent when it finally got to the table. The staff served our meals (there were 6 of us) at different intervals so our choices were to eat separately or several of us would have to eat...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 437blaire
Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

An enjoyable meal. Service was slow but most disappointing was to be charged $9 per bottle for sparkling water (not imported or branded).

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Roving55960854875
Reviewed 30 October 2018

I came to Wild Duck with medium - high level expectations, based on reviews, and those expectations were met. Things didn't start the best - there were about 3 groups waiting to be seated. I advised I booked online via their website - and after...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Demonoi
Reviewed 18 October 2018

My husband and I were lucky to snag a table on a busy Saturday night as this restaurant is obviously very popular with both locals and visitors. The food was delicious and service very prompt. In fact, probably the best Chinese meal I've ever had....More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank AlwaysDiscerning
Reviewed 23 September 2018

The style of food and flavours in this up market Chineses are excellent and had it not been for a shambolic effort by whoever is mismanaging the kitchen would have resulted in 4 to 5 stars. The problems were 1.Only 2 of the 3 entrees...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Wayne W
Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

A delightful atmosphere and fantastic menu. Made for a special occasion with good friends. Professional staff. Will happily return to sample more of the menu

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Bin B
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Though we were surprised to be met with an empty restaurant on a Friday night, it was actually quite nice having the place to ourselves for half of our meal. The staff were very pleasant and attentive. The food came out in a very timely...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank GypsyR
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Five so us went went to the Wild Duck for a birthday tonight. Firstly the decor was very nice and we found the staff to be excellent. We chose to have the Chef's Signature Banquet which was $69.00 per person. All banquets needed a minimum...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank mdh969
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

I saw the mixed reviews on this place and gotta say, we were impressed with the service and the food. Everything we ordered as part of the banquet was delicious...I didn't snap more pics because I was too busy eating. I wish they had half...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank mujergato
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 71
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop 77-78 71 Giles St | Kingston Foreshore, Canberra 2604, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6232 7997
  • E-mail
Wild Duck is a restaurant for a fine dining experience. While the halls may be frequented by some of the nations's most powerful leaders, Wild Duck remains a warm and welcoming restaurant that is perfect for anyone to explore the broad and exciting world of China's numerous domestic cuisine, as well as other authentic offerings from across South East Asia. Our aim is to bring to you the finest Asian cuisine in Canberra.
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