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Lion Dance

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5 Ferguson St, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria 3016, Australia
+61 3 9397 2579
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good28%
  • Average23%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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“tasty food” (3 reviews)
“frank” (10 reviews)
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm Hours
Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
5 Ferguson St, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria 3016, Australia
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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Great takeaway feed tonight at the Lion Dance. Generous quantiies and very tasty food. would recommnd this restaurant if you are in the mood for chinese.

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Last week we ordered a Chinese take away from the Lion Dance Williamstown Chinese restaurant on Ferguson street. It was so bad we couldn't eat it. We ended up throwing most of it away( $70 worth) and just finished off the special rice and sweet...More

Thank Michele T
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Enjoyed eating here the food is so nice the staff are very friendly and the atmosphere here is great the place is always full I recommend this for beautiful chinese food.

Thank R8118MZmaryp
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Dined here for dinner and really enjoyed our meal. The steak was unbelievably tender and all the food very flavoursome. The staff are very friendly and attentive. The restaurant itself looks quite dated, but it didn't detract from the overall experience. The food was priced...More

Thank boourns23
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Recently we called in for a late dinner on a Sunday evening. Frank and staff are extremely welcoming and the service is fast and friendly. The food is good and well presented with generous portions.

Thank DeborahLBrisbane
Reviewed 26 March 2017

We had a variety of items from the menu,Short Soup,Shark Fin Soup,Chicken & Mushroom Soup,,Satay Prawns,Chicken & Black bean sauce,Beef & Vegetables,, The meal was served promptly & all dishes were quite pleasantly presented & very tasty,The Rice was a little under cooked as was...More

Thank Allan T
Reviewed 27 January 2017

We ordered: Vegetarian Spring Rolls: uncooked, with raw, pasty coating. Virtually inedible. Chicken with Cashew Nuts: utterly flavourless, with almost no chicken in it. BBQ Spare Ribs: average, but again no real flavour Fried Pork Sweet and Sour: the best dish we'd ordered, but only...More

1  Thank Darryl D
Reviewed 22 January 2017

This is one of my regulars, the food is fresh and tasty and very reasonably priced. There is always a happy vibe and Frank and all the staff are happy to please. The C or D banquet is enough food to feed the nation!

Thank Colin L
Reviewed 9 December 2016

I had dinner here with the local school council, the outside is very uninspired and looks like a takeaway only. Inside the dining area is quite long but very narrow and decorated in the usual yellow and red Chinese colours though not very creatively. The...More

Thank Deadorcmap
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We have been coming to this restaurant for a number of years. You usually need a booking for a Saturday night as it gets full. We had a banquet for 4. The service is excellent and there is more than enough food in all the...More

Thank Gogal6
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Ferguson St, Williamstown, Hobsons Bay, Victoria 3016, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Hobsons Bay  >  Williamstown
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9397 2579
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