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Happy Chef Seafood & Noodles Restaurant

Shop F3 401 Sussex St | Haymarket, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
9281 5832
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“laksa” (32 reviews)
“noodle soup” (7 reviews)
“wontons” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Chinese, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
Shop F3 401 Sussex St | Haymarket, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While a humble hole in the wall takeaway - these generous sized soups are bursting with flavour. We will be back

Thank Nancy G
Reviewed 3 July 2017

You won't go hungry because this laksa is great value, large and so unbelievably tasty! I am always stoked when I get a call from my mates to head into the city for some Happy Chef!

Thank Nate M
Reviewed 2 July 2017

I went here a few times during my time in Sydney May and April of this year. Just getting around to the reviews now, but I remember that the food was good. I had several different dishes that were from very good to excellent and...More

Thank James A
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

I really like this place a lot. The food is great and service is fast. I like the people because they work quickly and don't waste your time. The option seem endless so I suggest check the big board. Enjoy!

Thank James A
Reviewed 22 April 2017

The Happy Chef has to be the BEST for soups and Lakso in Chinatown. I usually buy my Laksa ONLY from the Happy Chef. Highly recommended

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Their laksa, seafood noodles are simply the best tasting dishes in Sydney. Try more than once. Service is very fast. Prices are very reasonable.

Thank Daniel_khyi
Reviewed 18 January 2017

In my humble opinion this is where you will find the best combination laksa in Sydney. I never miss an opportunity to pop in for one of these delicious dishes when I am nearby and it never fails to impress. The serving sizes are large,...More

Thank An0nym0usC0ntribut0r
Reviewed 15 October 2016

I cant be certain but I think they only accept cash, just be prepared for either. Great choices, affordable, and fast. Its in a food court in Chinatown. They do have an elevator but if you have small children and a stroller they wont let...More

Thank floridagrl
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Firstly.... This is a food court. Don't go expecting a restaurant, nice ambiance etc. Service is very fast, barely had time to wander across the court to buy a beer. Laksa. I consider myself a fan. Love them. Eat them often. This one, prawn and...More

Thank SoulPursuits
Reviewed 1 September 2016

If you like spicy food, get the Laksa, you won't be disappointed! Tender seafood, nice flavor, better with thin noodles (personal preference). Consistently good, got the recommendation from friend who has been eating here for 20 years.

Thank Ann M
Tiger-flanked archways on Dixon Street mark the
entrance to the “little Asia” of Sydney. A walk
through Chinatown is a feast for the senses where
aromas, tastes, sounds and visions of dancing tigers
transport you to a different world. Chinatown visitors
can expect a melting pot of Asian food at the
neighbourhood's specialty delis and groceries. From
yum cha to handmade noodles, BBQ ducks hanging in the
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Shop F3 401 Sussex St | Haymarket, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Sydney>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: 9281 5832
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