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China Lane

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2 Angel Pl, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9231 3939
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pork belly” (39 reviews)
“dumplings” (39 reviews)
“pigs ears” (6 reviews)
Closes in 16 min
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Angel Pl, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a banquet for 10 people (top of the range). All the courses were delicious. When we were short of one dish they brought in more. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Had a good selection of wines. Some had food restrictions and they...More

Thank danp2
Reviewed 4 days ago

Popped in for dinner after work and had a fantastic meal. I was dreaming of their pork and prawn sui mai with house made chilli oil, it was absolutely on point! We followed up with Prawn san choy bao, very fresh and tasty. We moved...More

Thank peteonholiday
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food and the vibes are 5 stars on their own. The service is fast and the staff are extremely respectful. This the top tier of Chinese cuisine.

Thank Paula S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sat outside on a warm night, the food was delicious all the starters are designed to share for 4 people, we sampled most. Mains too were great, wine list was just right not too many choices. The service started well but at the place filled...More

Thank AusTravel2010
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I visited this restaurant alone as I was visiting Sydney. I did not make a reservation but the staff were very helpful and accommodating. The servers were very helpful with suggestions and recommendations on the menu, the food arrived promptly and tasted delightful. It was...More

Thank Ryan D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The stars were aligned as we walked under the bird cages and into China Lane on a friend's recommendation; we will book in future as it was a busy restaurant. Thankfully the restaurant had a few tables still free; they filled fast. We chose an...More

Thank 602Tony
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went there as a group of six on a business dinnner. The food is outstanding - particularly the pulled pork and vegetable dumplings. Great sharing food of the highest quality. Can’t wait to returm when next in Sydney.

Thank Andrew G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived late into Sydney and wondering around our hotel found this place It was crowded and that’s always a good sign and we had no reservations Noise level was extremely high but we sat outside and it that made it bearable The foods was...More

Thank Ralph H
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

We had a night out with friends at China Lane this weekend. There was four of us and we went for the $92 banquet option. Multiple courses so something for everyone. Everything was amazing but I think the fan favourite was the pork belly. Dessert...More

Thank bchgrrrl
Reviewed 6 March 2018

China Lane offers high quality modern Asian cuisine. It is the combination of food quality and unique dishes that keeps me coming back. Whether it is the crispy pigs ear, pork belly, Hokkaido scallops, king brown mushrooms or simply to try something I have not...More

Thank icambuller
Central Business District
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energy. Power brokers run to and from high rise
buildings and after-work drink places, high-end
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frequent the many celebrity chef restaurants. For a
dose of culture, walk to the NSW Art Gallery, or visit
the Sydney Museum. To escape the hustle and bustle,
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 45
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Angel Pl, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Central Business District
  • Neighbourhood: Central Business District
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9231 3939
  • E-mail
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