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Hingston Chinese Restaurant & Take Away

53 Yanyula Dr, Darwin, Northern Territory 0812, Australia
+61 8 8927 8088
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good24%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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“spicy squid” (2 reviews)
“order” (20 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
53 Yanyula Dr, Darwin, Northern Territory 0812, Australia
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1 - 10 of 98 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Many locals know about it... others don’t.. but when they do they race about it! Only seats a few people better as a take away.. try it.. so so tasty!

Thank Roara74
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hingston's is a small restaurant located in the Darwin suburb of Anula (not far from the airport) and has a small eat-in that is BYO. It is just about always crowded because it is so popular and the food is absolutely the best. Make sure...More

Thank MaryHamon
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Read the reviews and ordered 4 dishes. We were visiting a relative at the hospital at the time from interstate. I've eaten Chinese food all over Australia and I'm pleased to say I've found the rock bottom from which all other experiences will be rated....More

Thank Warren H
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Just don't waste your money!! We order honey chilli chicken and crispy salty beef.....there was practically no meat in the chicken, just a ball of batter saturated in grease!!! Awful!!

Thank Angela T
Reviewed 21 May 2017

This is one of our "locals" and the food is always good. Crispy Beef in Chilli Plum Sauce is our fave. However, this time we tried Sizzling Lamb, which was tender and flavoursome.

Thank Graham L
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Salt and pepper calamari perfection. Dont let the shopfront fool you! This place has been the bees knees for years with good reason.

Thank Shannon D
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We had heard the food was good but we've heard that before and have yet to find a decent Chinese place in Darwin that doesn't leave us with that MSG 'drier than the dry season' feeling. Hingston was great, it's just a joint sort of...More

Thank ontheroad181
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Love this little local. Their takeaway is consistent and enjoyable. Have never dined in but not much atmosphere other than hole in the wall style Chinese.

Thank Nathaniel K
Reviewed 6 December 2016

We have been regular customers since moving to Darwin, over 10 years …. Consistently excellent food and decent customer service has kept taking me back to Hingston’s on a regular basis. However, last Saturday, I went there as usual and ordered $100 worth of take...More

Thank Stingergal
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Having eaten at Hingston's for years I would be bold enough to say that they serve the best Chinese food in all of Darwin.

Thank caltamura
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Delivery, Reservations, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53 Yanyula Dr, Darwin, Northern Territory 0812, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Northern Territory  >  Top End  >  Darwin
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8927 8088
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