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China Diner

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75-79 Hall St, Bondi, New South Wales 2026, Australia
+61 2 9130 2333
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good29%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“duck pancakes” (17 reviews)
“bao” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Chinese, Asian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
75-79 Hall St, Bondi, New South Wales 2026, Australia
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Came here thinking the reviews were really good and it was terrible from the start. Girl at the front desk was rude the whole night. Not sure why but she thought she was pretty cool. Other waiters were really lovely but so many things went...More

Thank TamaramaSydney
Reviewed 1 week ago

Casual Dinner, easy location in Hall Street, staff very friendly and helpful. Ambience is quite good, we sat towards the back which was nice and quiet. Extensive wine list, a tad expensive though. Food is a bit different not standard Chinese at all, very tasty....More

Thank Bob C
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

I started with the fermented red cabbage and was pleasantly surprised by the generous serve.....flavour was outstanding. The prawn and edamame dumplings were great but the standout was the Massaman beef curry....complex flavours with just the right amount of heat and meat that was falling...More

Thank jimmyhendriks
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

This place was recommended by friends from other states, and it certainly did. It disappoint at all. The service was really good, and the food was a dream come true. The mixed fried dumplings are great, but the twice cooked chicken was so flavoursome and...More

Thank TrevorRadburn
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Went here tonight with 3 others & as usual loved it.Food Fantastic,Drinks Fantastic Service Fantastic.👏👏 Will be back again.

Thank tiamac1967
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Having visited China Doll and China Lane numerous time I decided to come to Sister restaurant China Diner at Bondi. Food was OK - nothing to write home about. Pork dishes where particularly fatty (even for pork!) and the bill was quite pricey for the...More

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Reviewed 8 May 2017

The restaurant was next door to the hotel we stayed at and it was an easy choice after a long trip. We went there for lunch and was greeted with a welcoming smile, we order few dishes based on the recommendations of the waitress, and...More

Thank M C
Reviewed 27 April 2017

We dined recently for a weekend lunch. The two of us tried the calamari, the mixed steamed dumplings and the duck pancakes to share. We both agreed overall the food lacked seasoning. The dumplings were the most disappointing of all. Gluggy, doughy and the prawn/pork...More

Thank deetravels77
Reviewed 23 April 2017

The starter of crispy lamb dumplings was inedible. The skin was an oil filled crumbling material that I have difficulty describing and that could not be called food. We broke them open to eat the lamb inside (we were hungry) which we could at least...More

Thank Peter G
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

I read a few bad reviews and ignored them because there are many good reviews too. But other reviews complaining that the food is oily are right. I had the crispy lamb dumplings which only tasted of oil (and I love some deep fried goodness)...More

Thank Melinda_Gaspar
Bondi Beach
An iconic Australian suburb, Bondi Beach is famous for
its fantastic beaches and views. Once the domain of
backpackers, hundreds of tourists from all over the
world descend en masse to Bondi in December ready to
enjoy the "Aussie summer". Bondi Beach boasts
impressive ocean views all along the many restaurants
and bars on Campbell Parade. Wake up early and take a
dip in the surf before walking the scenic stretch from
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Sybil J
6 March 2017|
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Response from travelmtl035 | Reviewed this property |
No idea. We just showed up and were lucky enough to get a table. Better to reserve though
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 75-79 Hall St, Bondi, New South Wales 2026, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  New South Wales  >  Greater Sydney  >  Bondi>  > Bondi Beach
  • Neighbourhood: Bondi Beach
  • Phone Number: +61 2 9130 2333
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