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Red Chilli Chinese Restaurant

86 Grote Street, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
+61 8 8231 9661
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good24%
  • Average21%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
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“red chili” (8 reviews)
“cumin lamb” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
86 Grote Street, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Large group with a set menu. Really liked the prawns in particular. Had a lot of seafood dishes which were excellent.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank BeeGeeSydney
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My first experience at Red Chilli was in a private banquet room for a dozen guests. The service was first rate. The friendly staff were professional and knowledgeable and were able to guide us through a wide range of traditional Sichuan dishes. Highlights were the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank jasonmakeswine
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've travelled to Sichuan Province a number of times and relish the opportunity to eat authentic cuisine. Back in Australia it seems so called Sichuan Restaurants tone down the spiciness of the food. Which is a real shame. No problems at Red Chilli though. The...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank DavidDean78
Reviewed 21 July 2018

The food here was REALLY good authentic Chinese but... As others have said the service is poor. The place was not full and there were plenty of staff- they just weren't very good at waiting on tables. The waiting staff all have earpieces- I have...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank traveller-eater
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

After walking past many Chinese restaurants in the area I settled for this one for a solo Saturday night in Adelaide. It was about 1/3 full at 7:00 PM I was promptly seated and given the menu and decided upon some small items to try...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Davidb18
Reviewed 4 May 2018

March this year we hired a private room at a cost greater than $800 for 15 people. we were ushered to this this lavishly decorated space on the upper level of this restaurant, with my mother struggling to walk up the stairs, no elevator or...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Arpad K
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Had a banquet with about 70pax recently. Location of restaurant is central and easy access.If driving, car park just above restaurant ,costing $8 for whole night or free off road parking around Chinatown. Busy popular place for young and not that young.Food is from South...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Richard H
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Impressive decor and wide ranging but expensive menu. Service was slow and the kitchen had to jogged re one of the mains. Poor attitude at the cash desk. NO SPLIT BILLS!!!!

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank thegrayghost
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Had food here 10 times, enjoyed it everytime, would recommend you try it, you wont be disappointed, great service.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Wendy B
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Very cheap lunch special only $11.9. 宮保雞丁一點都不麻不辣,但係好酸 。海鮮燴麵no taste, noodle too soggy. However perfect environment, decoration, and good service. Hope dinner is better.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank destinyhk
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86 Grote Street, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  South Australia  >  Greater Adelaide  >  Adelaide
  • Phone Number: +61 8 8231 9661
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