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Chin Chin's at Koto Moon

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Mixed Asian cuisine showcasing only the best flavours of Chinese, Malaysian, Japanese & Thai food. Our chefs have reworked the most popular dishes from Asia and skillfully managed to create exciting new ways to enjoy classic favourites. Open from 5:30PM every night.
PRICE RANGE
USD 14 - USD 28
Meals
Dinner
CUISINES
Japanese, Thai, Chinese, Asian, Malaysian
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

We dine at chin chin’s at Koto Moon at least every 8 weeks and never disappoints. The flavours are great, good servings and good variety to choose from. We consider this our local Asian restaurant even though it’s about 20kms drive from home. We are...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

With a party of eight you often wait quite a while. Not here, the food was fantastic, service great, we all thoroughly enjoyed it all.

Date of visit: September 2018
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Linhku N, Manager at Chin Chin's at Koto Moon, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2018

From all of your staffs here at Chinchin's at Kotomoon, we thank you Wendy for your kind words and hopefully we could see you again the next time you in Melbourne.

Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

Who knew that Pad Thai noodles and Hor Fun noodles were actually exactly the same dish? Well they are at Chin Chin. Same strong, sticky brown sauce, practically the same veg and same noodles. All you could taste was the nasty sauce. We were hungry...More

Date of visit: February 2018
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Linhku N, Manager at Chin Chin's at Koto Moon, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2018

Thank you very much Illaria_13 for taking your time to review us on TripAdvisor. For a family business who have been serving locals and inter-state visitors for more than 18 years, we are very sorry to hear that you were not happy with our food....More

Reviewed 25 March 2018

If you like your "Pan-Asian" bland, then this is the place for you. I'm always suss when there's Thai, Malaysian, Chinese etc on the menu. Do one well, rather than a lot of different styles of food not very well at all. The staff are...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Helen O
Linhku N, Manager at Chin Chin's at Koto Moon, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2018

Thank you very much Helen for taking your time to write us a review. For the last 18 years of serving customers, we had tried our best to remake the signature dishes from the countries that we are from. They might not be the same...More

Reviewed 24 March 2018

Friends of mine took me to this place. It was a Monday evening and a lot of restaurants in the area were closed but this one wasn't. I liked the variety of the food and the different types of things on the menu. My friends...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank SandraN49
Linhku N, Manager at Chin Chin's at Koto Moon, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2018

Thank you very very much Sandra for your kind words and specially for taking your time writing us a review. We promise that we will work harder to keep up our food standards and the cosy atmosphere that you have experienced. Hopefully we could accommodate...More

Reviewed 26 February 2018

We now live in Cairns on this recent trip to Melbourne Chin Chin's was a definite must. We met with friends who had not been before and had a truly enjoyable time. The food was as good as we found it 11 years ago. The...More

Date of visit: February 2018
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Linhku N, Manager at Chin Chin's at Koto Moon, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2018

Thank you very very much Leona for your kind words. Your experience are what keep us pushing forwards all these years. Hope you and your family all the bests in Cairns and hopefully we shall meet again on your next trip to Melbourne.

Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Seriously this is one of Melbourne‘s best restaurants get down to Chin Chins Koto moon its Yum Yum Yum.

Date of visit: January 2018
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Linhku N, Manager at Chin Chin's at Koto Moon, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2018

Thank you very very much Simon and Sandy. You guys are far too kind. Your friendships and supports are what keep us moving forward. Wish you and your family all the best and see you again soon at Koto Moon. Linh.

Reviewed 5 January 2018 via mobile

Family gathering for a birthday at Chin Chin's without knowing anything about the restaurant. What a pleasant surprise, it was lovely vibe inside this cosy place and the food was excellent, the crispy skin rockling was delicious (see picture) and the dim sum (water cres)...More

Date of visit: January 2018
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Linhku N, Manager at Chin Chin's at Koto Moon, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2018

From all of your staffs here at Chinchin's at Kotomoon, we thank you for your kind words and promise that we will work harder to keep up our food standards and the cosy atmosphere that you have experienced. Wish you and your family all the...More

Reviewed 1 January 2018

There is a tasty fresh variety of a selection of Asian dishes. The staff are friendly and they will modify orders to suit your taste. We've been going to Chin Chins for 13 years and we are never disappointedMore

Date of visit: December 2017
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Linhku N, Manager at Chin Chin's at Koto Moon, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2018

Thank you very very much for your generous review. Your supports and friendship are the force that make us keep going and trying harder to keep this small restaurant moving forward. All the best for you and your family in the year 2018. And see...More

Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

We intend to go to Chin Chin in the city centre but worry about getting a table as we have no reservation and decided to go to this one in the suburbs. Not sure whether it's the same owner. It was a Sunday night and...More

Date of visit: October 2017
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Linhku N, Manager at Chin Chin's at Koto Moon, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2018

Thank you for coming to our restaurant. I just want to clarify that we are an established home business since 2004 and not belong to The Lucas Group. We have been serving local and inter-state customers for a very long time and our head chef...More

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