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XY Dim Sim Dumpling House - CLOSED

78 Franklin St | Forrest, Canberra 2603, Australia
+61 2 6101 6399
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible9%
18 Feb 2016
“So much good food!”
10 Feb 2016
“Great value. One price yum cha.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
78 Franklin St | Forrest, Canberra 2603, Australia
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Reviewed 18 February 2016

We had a work lunch here recently with about 10 people and we couldn't eat all that was provided. Food was really good, and whilst it helps if you are a keen seafood eater the staff will happily cater with non-seafood yum cha if you...More

1  Thank LJG27
Reviewed 10 February 2016

As usual, food was fresh, hot and tasty. Unlike other yum cha dumpling places, this restaurant charges a modest flat fee and is all you can eat, including 2 desserts. Great with a bottomless pot of Chinese tea.

1  Thank Rcubed88
Reviewed 7 January 2016

Came here for yum cha as it was close by to work. Arrived to find waiter lying across a chair near the entrance, checking his iphone and an empty restaurant. OK....no problems. It is Canberra, a chines restaurant inside the Italo Australiano Club....who would have...More

1  Thank Jenone01
Reviewed 7 December 2015 via mobile

All you can eat yum cha with decent food! Definitely one of the best yum cha in Canberra ! Would come back with bunch of friends thank you!

1  Thank brichan84
Reviewed 18 November 2015

Went here for my birthday with family and they all loved it. The service is always a bit average but the food is ALWAYS amazing!

1  Thank Jepijess
Reviewed 3 November 2015

We were very ill after eating here, would not recommend to anyone eating here. Expensive meals, waste of our money.

1  Thank mrschucky01
Reviewed 8 October 2015

Haven't been here for a little while so decided to try it on a Sunday for lunch. Service was OK, but think they were training new staff and they just didn't have a clue. We had made a booking but don't think you really have...More

1  Thank slwityk
Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

We had plenty of food for the four of us at lunch time and all of it delicious! Service was fast and friendly. I loved finishing the meal with coconut jelly.

1  Thank Gabster29
Reviewed 20 August 2015

Time and time again XY Dumpling House deliver the best dumplings EVER! I have been eating at XY for years (since they were in Belconnen) and each time I visit I am more than satisfied. Each time I introduce someone new, they are blown away...More

5  Thank Jepijess
Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

We came here and we expect all you can eat but what we have the serve too slow and too small. Not enough for 5pp and always come 1 dish at a time. When we asked for it they said its coming but it never...More

4  Thank Ice_Ice22
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Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 78 Franklin St | Forrest, Canberra 2603, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Australian Capital Territory  >  Canberra
  • Phone Number: +61 2 6101 6399
Due to the italian club closing in february 2016. The restaurant has also ceased operations from 29 february 2016. We apologise for any inconvenience.
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