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Fan's Chinese Restaurant - CLOSED

17a Maxwell Road, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
+64 3-579 3283
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
10 Jul 2015
“China in Blenheim”
19 May 2015
“Chinese delight”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
17a Maxwell Road, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
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Reviewed 11 July 2015

This modest restaurant promotes its food as the only true Chinese food in Blenheim. It's enthusiastic owner welcomed us and was attentive to all our questions and needs. He is clearly trying hard to meet his target, but the need to request chopsticks showed he...More

1  Thank Thorndon
Reviewed 20 May 2015

Great food, service excellent. Bring your own or you can buy drinks from restaurant. Have been several times and greeted as an old friend.

1  Thank Handicap30
Reviewed 3 April 2015 via mobile

Used to dine at Fans a lot but found the menu to be a little too "one flavour". Gave it another go and still the same. SALT and sweet. The staff were absolutely lovely and very friendly but the food/menu needs a contemporary feel. A...More

Thank UsFritter
Reviewed 22 March 2015

Had dinner twice during my stay in this quaint town. The manager is the ‘happiest’ man in the town, always smiling. Even though i live in Singapore, i must say the food here is really tasty and at a reasonable price, which made me come...More

1  Thank IndianaSud
Reviewed 7 January 2015

We found this restaurant from an on line newspaper article. We needed a quick meal and did not want food from a chain takeaway place. The owner was cheerful and welcoming and the service was excellent. We had tasty Kung pao chicken and mixed seafood...More

1  Thank Pennydancer
Reviewed 3 January 2015

We were a little hesitant given the last review but stopped here for takeaways anyway and were glad we did. Super friendly service and great food.

1  Thank duchess2012
Reviewed 20 December 2014

tasteless roast chicken and slightly off Kung pao chicken. When you think you can't go wrong: you can here! Even the green beans were way too salty! Don't go but try one of the other places: it'll most certainly won't be as bad! Diner came...More

6  Thank nikky z
Reviewed 12 December 2014

Visited this restaurant for a family meal and was pleasantly surprised. The range of food was good, and the prices reasonable. Despite an unfavourable earlier review of the Peking Duck by another reviewer, ours was excellent. Portion sizes were great and we had no problem...More

4  Thank Andrew035
Reviewed 8 December 2014

Fan's dishes out some really decent Chinese food. Really flavorful and not too greasy. And the service was extremely friendly and attentive. There were clearly a number of local "regulars" who were greeted by name, and despite the fact that we were just passing through,...More

1  Thank NicoleC1100
Reviewed 17 November 2014 via mobile

Called in here for lunch, food was quite nice prices quite average and portions not to great so had to order 2 meals all in all not a bad experience just nothing too impressive

1  Thank AllanJ123
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 11 - USD 15
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17a Maxwell Road, Blenheim 7201, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  South Island  >  Marlborough Region  >  Blenheim
  • Phone Number: +64 3-579 3283
We are group of Real Chinese people who want to provide Real Chinese food to our customers. If you like traditional Chinese food, then try us. Unfortunately we still have to ask our customers to pay the bills, however the only thing we could make sure that you will pay with smiles.
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