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Alby's Chinese Restaurant

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9 Esplanade, Picnic Bay, Magnetic Island, Queensland 4819, Australia
+61 7 4778 5706
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good41%
  • Average15%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
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“pork” (4 reviews)
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9 Esplanade, Picnic Bay, Magnetic Island, Queensland 4819, Australia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food here is delicious. Great variety and all freshly made. The host and wife are very friendly and helpful to make the occasion enjoyable. Best Chinese food we have 3 ever eaten.

2  Thank sandy2949
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Good, tasty Chinese food. Its hole-in-the-wall looks are deceptive! Takeaway service was prompt. Well recommended.

Thank Em K
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Worth trying if staying in Picnic Bay. They do takeaway as well as dine in. We ordered takeaway as were staying in a rental 2 mins walk away. The food was delicious and there was plenty to choose from on the menu. The couple who...More

Thank Shonbirds
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We were studying the menu outside and the owners popped out and asked us whether we'd like to order something as they were closing soon, which we felt was very thoughtful of them. They made us a delicious sweet and sour chicken with the best...More

1  Thank Melliandra21
Reviewed 3 October 2016

sad place, I hope they are going to have an idea to improve their long time business. It's time to change!

4  Thank Dario F
Reviewed 10 May 2016

Dined at Albys for dinner with a party of four. Dont be put off by the restaurant decor it might be simple but the food and service was good. We ordered entrees and a mixture of beef, chicken and pork mains and they were all...More

2  Thank renee2794
Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

Went here with family, we were the only ones in the restaurant. We ordered the dim sims and spring rolls for entree. Mains, curried beef, combination satay, chicken with cashews, salt and pepper pork and a special fried rice. All the food was delicious and...More

2  Thank Bceeingu
Reviewed 23 March 2016

You cannot fault this restaurant for good old fashioned Australian Chinese food, took me back to my childhood. All the favourites, sweet and sour pork, beef and black bean, honey prawns, lemon chicken.....served with love and character in a typical basic bright light Chinese restaurant.

1  Thank woodsmen_11
Reviewed 15 February 2016

I have only eaten the prawn & mixed seafood dishes here. The ginger shallot prawn was fresh & delicious; the dish I recommend. Yum. The special sauce prawn is also very good, which includes vegetables. The curry prawn was nice although not particularly unique. The...More

1  Thank Nick D
Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

Ordered chicken satay and what came was pre prepared chicken bits with beef gravy with curry powder in it. !!!!!!! At least that's as close as we could get to describing what we tasted. Very shopfront with no atmosphere

Thank Sue P
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  • Value
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Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Esplanade, Picnic Bay, Magnetic Island, Queensland 4819, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Magnetic Island  >  Picnic Bay
  • Phone Number: +61 7 4778 5706
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