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Tope Restaurant

8 Leake St, Essendon, Moonee Valley, Victoria 3040, Australia
+61 3 9379 1793
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good56%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
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“fried rice” (2 reviews)
“byo wine” (4 reviews)
“sang chow bow” (2 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
££ - £££
8 Leake St, Essendon, Moonee Valley, Victoria 3040, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited on a Saturday night with some friends and it was not overfully full with patrons. The menu is quite extensive and huge array of entrees and we sampled many. We suspected some issues when we were served within 10 minutes of ordering yet two...More

Thank Bull134
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Seven colleagues got together at Tope for a Christmas lunch. We selected the 4 different dumplings to start, then continued with more entrees. Don't miss the Golden Bag or Sang Chow Bow. The food is really excellent, the service attentive, although English is not the...More

Thank Paul A
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Nice quiet restaurant in Leake Street. We went for lunch on a public holiday and there were only two other people there. Have been for dinner at other times and it's been packed. Food was good- decent sized servings and a typical Chinese menu. You...More

Thank Kerryn72
Reviewed 18 September 2017

We went for a Sunday lunch Yum Cha.We were the only customers and I can't work out why.The food was great and it only cost $50 a head including 2 beers each and corkage for the wine.The restaurants in the main street were packed .Try...More

Thank gregcronan C
Reviewed 10 June 2017

We chose from the selection of banquet menus, all of which were reasonably priced. They happily accommodated us by changing one of the banquet dishes for another. All meals were good, the 'delicious beef' was delicious. Food was good, not more or less of what...More

Thank Janine C
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Had the pleasure of eating at Tope last week . Four of us shared one of the banquets and everything was delicious. We actually weren't able to finish it as the serves were so generous. Service was efficient and friendly. No complaints very enjoyable !

Thank Debinqueensland
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Very peaceful atmosphere. Great food. Great selection of red wines. Very reasonable prices. All family members enjoyed their meals.

Thank Jack I
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Had table booked for 6:30pm. Ordered by 6:45pm. Didn't get enter until 7:45 after asking where our food was. Had to ask for drinks and ask for plates. Only had 1 drink a the table service was terrible. We asked how long our mains would...More

Thank Claire M
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Tucked away in Leake St, this little restaurant has excellent service and a good well rounded menu on offer. Your usual Chinese dishes are available and they happily modify ingredients to your preference. Nothing fancy but if you want just a break from the kitchen,...More

Thank Ingrid P
Reviewed 9 August 2016

we go to this restaurant all the time and the food is excellent. can get busy on Sat nights, but worth a little wait. favourite dishes salt and chilli prawns, san choy bow, delicious beef and chicken , hor fun, black bean beef, lemon chicken,...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Leake St, Essendon, Moonee Valley, Victoria 3040, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Moonee Valley  >  Essendon
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9379 1793
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